Charles L. Saltzman, MD, Salt Lake City, Utah is Chair of the Department of Orthopaedic Surgery at the University of Utah.
A graduate of Brown University, Providence, Rhode Island, Dr. Saltzman received his medical degree from the University of North Carolina School of Medicine.
internship and completed orthopaedic surgery residency training at the University of Michigan
completed a fellowship in Foot and Ankle Surgery at the Mayo Clinic in Scottsdale with Kenneth A. Johnson, MD.
Dr. Saltzman spent 14 years at the University of Iowa where he was Professor in three departments (Orthopaedic Surgery, Bioengineering, and Physical Rehabilitation).
Dr. Saltzman has served on the faculty for many AOFAS education courses and programs and has served in many professional associations.
He is the current treasurer of the Association of Bone and Joint Surgeons.
He has been a principal investigator on major OREF, NIH and DoD grants.
serves as a reviewer on several other journals, including the Journal of Biomechanics
, Journal of American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons
, Journal of Bone
and Joint Surgery, Clinical Orthopaedics and Related Research and the Journal of Orthopaedic Research
He is chair of the Managerial Board for Foot & Ankle International.