Dr. Chalkin specializes in hand and upper extremity surgery, including hand, wrist, elbow and shoulder. He is expert in minimally invasive surgery as well as advanced reconstructive techniques, and is credited with the development of new orthopeadic implants used nationally.
- Board Certified and Fellowship Trained Hand and Upper Extremity Surgeon
- Board Certified Orthopaedic Surgeon
Subspecialty / Interests
- Surgery of the Hand, Wrist, Elbow, and Shoulder
- Complex Shoulder and Elbow Arthoplasty and Traumatic Reconstruction
- Tendon and Nerve Repair, Carpal Tunnel Syndrome, Degenerative/Rheumatoid Arthritis, and Wrist Fractures
- General Orthopaedic Surgery
Education and Training
Dr. Chalkin graduated from Rutgers College/Rutgers University and from New York College of Osteopathic Medicine with honors. Following his orthopaedic surgery residency at Oklahoma State University he completed the coveted Hand and Upper Extremity Fellowship at the Curtis National Hand Center in Baltimore. Dr. Chalkin lectures nationally and teaches Oklahoma State University orthopaedic surgery residents new advanced techniques in hand, elbow, and shoulder surgery.
Professional Society Memberships
- American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgery (AAOS)
- American Osteopathic Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons (AOAO)
- American Osteopathic Academy (AOA)
- Oklahoma Osteopathic Association (OOA)
- Tulsa County Medical Society
- Tulsa Orthopaedic Society
About Dr. Chalkin
Dr. Chalkin resides with his family in Tulsa, Oklahoma. He enjoys fitness activities, is an avid snow skier, and takes pleasure in spending time with his family and friends.