Spine surgeon Clayton E. Turner, M.D., joins Advantage Orthopedics and Neurosurgery

(Casper, Wyo.) - Wyoming Medical Center is happy to welcome Clayton E. Turner, M.D., to Advantage Orthopedics and Neurosurgery . Dr. Turner, an orthopedic and spine surgeon, comes to Advantage from Casper Orthopaedic Associates (COA). He will begin seeing patients at Advantage on Feb. 1. “While I am thankful for my time at COA, this move allows me to align more closely with Wyoming Medical Center, Casper’s only full-service community hospital,” said Dr. Turner. “I have been caring for Casper and Wyoming patients since 1998, and my commitment to this community and this state has only grown stronger.” Dr. Turner earned his medical degree at Baylor College of Medicine in Texas. He continued his education at Baylor, completing an internship in general surgery, his residency in orthopedic surgery and a fellowship in spine surgery. He will work closely with Advantage’s current neurosurgeons – Don Penney, M.D., and Lee Warren, M.D. – to build a comprehensive spine program at Advantage and Wyoming Medical Center. This will not only benefit Casper patients, but patients from across the state. Advantage Orthopedics and Neurosurgery specializes in timely access to a full range of orthopedic and neurosurgical care. Services include spine surgery, shoulder reconstruction and repair, rotator cuff injuries, elbow reconstruction, total joint replacement, fracture care and sports medicine as well as treating disorders and diseases of the central nervous system, brain and spine. It is the only such practice backed by Wyoming Medical Center’s full network of medical professionals. “Wyoming Medical Center has the widest network of medical specialists in the state, and I am looking forward to joining this team of compassionate caregivers,” Dr. Turner said. Patients of Dr. Turner’s can fill out a Medical Records Request form if they wish to see him at Advantage. If you have questions about the form or transferring your records to Advantage, please call (307) 233-0250. #news #sponsored #oilcity #wmc