Dr. Carey Clark

Carey Clark III, M.D.

Orthopedic Surgery - Hand, Wrist, and Elbow

3414 Golden Road, Tyler, Texas 75701

(903) 939-7500

Dr. Clark specializes in orthopedic surgery of the hand and upper extremities, with a focus on reconstruction after trauma and poorly healed past injuries. He is Board Certified by the American Board of Orthopedic Surgery with a Subspecialty Certification (CAQ) in Surgery of the Hand. In 2022 and 2023, Dr. Clark was recognized as a Texas Monthly Super Doctor. 

Dr. Clark attended Medical School at the University of Tennessee at Memphis following his undergraduate education at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, where he received a Bachelor of Science in Chemistry. Dr. Clark completed his residency in orthopedic surgery at Indiana University Medical Center in Indianapolis, and fellowship training in Orthopedic Trauma at Harborview Medical Center at the University of Washington in Seattle, followed by a fellowship in Hand, Upper Extremity & Microvascular Surgery at the University of Arkansas Center for Medical Sciences in Little Rock.

“Since residency, I have completed fellowships in both orthopedic trauma and the field of hand, upper extremity (elbow and wrist) and microvascular surgery,” Clark explains. “I am dedicated to providing the best care possible for my patients, allowing a rapid and successful recovery.”



Harborview Medical Center, University of Washington
Seattle, Washington
Orthapedic Trauma
August 1995 – July 1996
University of Arkansas Center for Medical Sciences
Little Rock, Arkansas
Hand, Upper Extremity & Microvascular Surgery
October 1998 – October 1999

Indiana University Medical Center
Indianapolis, Indiana
Orthopedic Surgery
Spring of 1995

Medical Education:
University of Tennessee at Memphis
Memphis, Tennessee
July 1990 – June 1995

Undergraduate Education:
University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
Chapel Hill, North Carolina
Bachelor of Science – Chemistry

Board Certified Orthopedic Surgery, 1998, 2008
CAQ Hand Surgery 2007

Hand, Wrist, Elbow, and Shoulder

Orthopedic trauma and reconstruction
Upper extremity nonunion and malunions

27th Annual Operating room Nurses Seminar: “Trauma Alert-Incoming Casualties”
“Mobility Concerns: Pelvic and Acetabular Fractures” Adams Mark Hotel, Mobile, Alabama August 29, 1998
A.O./ASIF Operating Room Personnel Course
“Bone Healing and Fracture Introduction” “Post-operative Hints and Hardware Removal” Birmingham, Alabama February, 1998
U.S.A. Department of Orthopaedic Surgery Grand Rounds
“Pre-operative Planning: September 1996, July 1997
“Orthopaedic Consulting” — July, 1997
“Unreamed Tibial Nails: A retrospective Review” (Original Research) — November, 1996
“Percutaneous Pelvic Fixation” — April, 1997
Second Annual Gulf Coast Trauma Symposium
“Adult Distal Humerus Fractures”, Perdido Beach, Alabama — August, 1997
Forty Sixth Annual Alabama Orthopaedic Society Meeting
“Percutaneous Pelvic Fixation”, Point Clear, Alabama — May, 1997
U.S.A. Physician’s Assistant Class Lectures
“Open Fractures” — May, 1997 “Compartment Syndrome” — May, 1997
Harborview Medical Center Alumni Trauma Symposium
“Unreamed Tibial Nails: A retrospective Review (Original Research) Seattle, Washington July, 1996
Garcean-Wray Lecture Series
“Unreamed Tibial Nails: A Prospective Study” Indianapolis, Indiana November, 1994
Indiana University Orthopedic Surgery Grand Rounds
“Deep Venus Thromboembolism” — 1991
“Slipped Capital Femoral Epiphysis” — 1992
“Anatomy and Surgical Approaches to the Cervical Spine” — 1993 “Thoracolumbar Spine Fractures” — 1993
“Open Fracture Management” — 1993
“Pulmonary Complications in the Orthopaedic Patient: ARDS/FES” — 1994 “Anatomy of the Hand” — 1994
“Compartment Syndrome” — 1994

Diploma, American Board of Orthopedic Surgeons, 1998
Diploma, National Board of Medical Examiners, 1991
Candidate Member, American Association of Orthopedic Surgeons

Clinic Address: 3414 Golden Road, Tyler, Texas 75701

Main Appointment Line: (903) 939-7501

Direct Line: (903) 939-7574

Fax: (903) 939-7756