Craig Castleman Greene, MD, MBA
Dr. Craig Greene is an Orthopaedic Surgeon at Baton Rouge Orthopaedic Clinic in Baton Rouge, LA. He has served as Chief of Surgery at Our Lady Of The Lake Regional Medical Center in Baton Rouge as well as Clinical Assistant Professor of Orthopaedic Surgery at LSU Health Science Center in New Orleans. He is currently Chief of Orthopaedic Surgery at The Surgical Specialty Center in Baton Rouge.
As a gubernatorial appointee, Dr. Greene serves on the Louisiana Emergency Response Network. He is a member of the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons, Orthopaedic Trauma Association, and is Board Certified in Sports Medicine.
Dr. Greene is a member of the Orthopaedic Trauma Association. He also provides disaster relief orthopaedic trauma and humanitarian care around the world. He founded the Dr. Greene Foundation www.greenecharity.com, which provides humanitarian aid in disaster relief throughout the world. He has volunteered his services at Medical Centers of West Africa. In addition, he organized a relief effort in Columbia, Nepal and Haiti that involved sending 12 medical teams to these areas to provide healthcare to victims of the earthquake in 2010. Last year, he took his daughter to Honduras on a medical mission trip. Dr. Greene attempts to take a medical team on a medical mission each year.
Dr. Greene completed his undergraduate degree at Louisiana State University in 1996 where he was a member of the football team as a strong safety from 1992-1994. He received his medical degree from Louisiana State University Health Science Center in New Orleans in 2000. He completed his residency at Texas A&M Department of Orthopaedic Surgery at Scott and White Hospital in Temple, TX in 2005 followed by a fellowship in Orthopaedic Traumatology and complex fracture care at Harborview Trauma Center, University of Washington in Seattle, WA in 2006. He is a member of the Alpha Omega Alpha medical honor society.
Dr. Greene grew up in Maringouin, LA and now lives in Baton Rouge, LA with his wife of 20 years Kristen and their four children- Hadley(15), Cass(13), Gabe(10) and Ryder(6). They attend Healing Place Church.
Dr. Greene completed his MBA at Yale University and is passionate about societal and healthcare sustainability. In Addition, Dr. Greene serves as a Lieutenant Commander in the United States Navy (Reserves).