Christopher T. Lechner, MD received his Doctor of Medicine Degree from Ohio State University College of Medicine in Columbus, Ohio. He did his residency in surgery at Mount Carmel Medical Center in Columbus, Ohio and his orthopaedic residency at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, North Carolina. He also served a fellowship at the Indiana Hand Center in Indianapolis, Indiana. Dr. Lechner has received additional hand surgery training in England, Germany, France, Switzerland, India, Singapore, and Australia.
Dr. Lechner is a Fellow in the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgery and a member of the American Society for Surgery of the Hand. He received Board Certification in Orthopaedic Surgery in 1995 and Certificate of Added Qualifications in Surgery of the Hand in 1997.
Dr. Lechner joined the staff at Carolina Hand and Sports Medicine, PA. in May of 1993.