Mark Joseph Gage
Assistant Professor of Orthopaedic Surgery

I am an orthopaedic surgeon here at Duke specializing in the care of orthopaedic trauma, complex fractures, limb reconstruction, osteomyelitis, and post-traumatic deficits including limb deformity, fracture non-union, and post-traumatic arthritis. 

Current Research Interests

  • Patient activity and bone healing
  • Clinical outcomes after orthopaedic intervention
  • Osteomyelitis treatment strategies
  • Postoperative pain control after orthopaedic surgery - exploring non-narcotic treatment options 
  • Methods of objective assessment for postoperative activity
  • Fitness trackers and their utility in tracking patient activity
  • The effects of orthopaedic surgery and extremity implants on bone remodeling
  • Orthopaedic fracture fixation strategies and their influence on bone healing/remodeling

Current Appointments & Affiliations

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