Certification: American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery
Medical Association Memberships: Fellow, American Orthopaedic Society for Sports Medicine Member, Society of Military Orthopaedic Surgeons Associate Member and Master Instructor, Arthroscopy Association of North America Member, American Academy of Orthopaedics
Professional School: Columbia College of Physicians and Surgeons
Residency: Department of Orthopedic Surgery, Naval Medical Center, San Diego, CA
Fellowship: The Steadman Clinic, Vail, CO
Internship: Department of Orthopedic Surgery, Naval Medical Center, San Diego, CA
Special Interests: Sports Medicine and arthroscopy of knee, shoulder and hip
Christopher Dewing, M.D., joined the Rockwood Sports Medicine and Orthopedics Center in July 2015. He received his undergraduate degree from Harvard University and his medical degree from Columbia University in New York, NY. Dr. Dewing is also a Commander in the United States Navy, currently serving in the Select Reserves. After completing an internship in general surgery, he spent two years as a Battalion Surgeon with Marine infantry units and was deployed to Iraq at the beginning of Operation Iraqi Freedom. He then completed his orthopedic residency at the Naval Medical Center in San Diego, CA, and studied sports medicine and hip arthroscopy at The Steadman Clinic in Vail, CO. After training, he served at the Naval Medical Center in San Diego, where he served as Director of Sports Medicine and Hip Arthroscopy, training residents from the Uniformed Services and the University of California at San Diego. He also served as the primary orthopedic surgeon to the BUDS classes and the US Navy SEAL teams based in Coronado, CA. Dr. Dewing is board certified by the American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery and is a Fellow of the American Orthopaedic Society for Sports Medicine.