Katherine J. Coyner, M.D.

Orthopaedic Surgeon
Specializing in Sports Medicine

Katherine J. Coyner, M.D
Katherine J. Coyner, M.D.

Dr. Katherine Coyner, is an assistant professor at UT Southwestern Medical Center.

Dr. Coyner completed a fellowship in sports medicine at Duke University Medical Center in Durham, North Carolina. While at Duke she was a team physician for the Duke University Men’s & Women’s basketball teams, Football team, women’s soccer, and the North Carolina Central University football team. She graduated from Northeastern Ohio University College of Medicine in Rootstown, Ohio and completed a residency in orthopaedic surgery at William Beaumont Hospital in Royal Oak, Michigan.

In her own athletic career, Dr. Coyner was the first female basketball player at the University of Massachusetts to score 1,000 points and 500 assists, where she was nominated for the National Collegiate Athletic Association’s Female Athlete of the Year. She was also a Mid-Ohio Valley Sports Hall of Fame inductee in 2004.

Dr. Coyner is a board eligible Orthopaedic Surgeon and a candidate member for the American Orthopedic Society for Sports Medicine and is here to care for your orthopaedic and sports medicine needs.

Dr. Coyner specializes in

  • Minimally invasive shoulder,elbow,and knee surgery
  • Prompt care of athletic injuries
  • Advanced cartilage restoration
  • Multi-ligamentous knee reconstruction
  • Adolescent and pediatric sportsmedicine
  • Women’s orthopaedic health and wellness focus

Dr. Coyner is an orthopaedic surgeon specialized in sports medicine. She is an active member of many professional socities and associated with various sports teams as team physician.

Education

  • 2010-2011
    Sports Medicine Fellowship
    Duke University Medical Center
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery
    Durham, North Carolina
     
  • 2005- 2010
    Orthopaedic Surgery Resident
    William Beaumont Hospital
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery
    Royal Oak, Michigan
     
  • 2001- 2005
    Doctor of Medicine
    Northeastern Ohio Universities College of Medicine
    Rootstown, Ohio
     
  • 1997-2001
    Bachelor of Science, cum laude
    University of Massachusetts
    Biochemistry & Molecular Biology
    Amherst, Massachusetts
     

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As bodies change with age, reaction and healing times can start to really slow you down. So, it’s important for older adults to adjust their routine, but not nix exercise entirely.

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Strengthening Core, Leg Muscles Can Reduce Risk of ACL Tears

First comes the pop, then comes the pain. For those who play or watch sports, the sound and sight of a torn anterior cruciate ligament (ACL) is a too-common experience.

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How to Stay Active Forever

During 30 years of running and cycling I’d never suffered a serious injury. Then, last year, at age 52, I decided to enter a half-marathon. I bought new running shoes, doubled my mileage and, within a week, severely strained my Achilles tendon. I lost the entry fee, a month of training and my swagger. It was a valuable lesson.

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