Dr. Clint Brian Blackwood, Boulder's first fellowship trained hip and knee replacement specialist. Originally from Montana, Dr. Blackwood joins us from his practice at the Coon Joint Replacement Institute in St. Helena, CA.
Minimally invasive surgical technique with state-of-the-art joint replacement technology allows Dr. Blackwood to reduce pain, restore mobility and promote a quick return to normal activities for patients suffering from joint pain.
Dr. Blackwood received his medical degree from the University of Washington in Seattle. He completed his orthopedic surgery residency at the University of New Mexico. His fellowship training was at the Coon Joint Replacement Institute with Drs. Adam Freedhand and Thomas Coon, where he was asked to stay on as a partner. He is board-eligible by the American Board of Orthopedic Surgery. During his time in California at the Coon Joint Replacement Institute, Dr. Blackwood performed nearly 1,000 joint replacement procedures.
Dr. Blackwood specializes in:
- Minimally invasive total knee replacement surgery
- Robotic-assisted partial knee and hip replacement
- Direct anterior hip replacement
- Complex knee and select hip revision surgery
- Knee arthroscopy
Dr. Blackwood has a longstanding connection with Boulder County. His grandparents, Murray and JoAnn Powell, lived in Longmont for over 50 years. His grandfather was a dentist in Longmont until his retirement, which was spent raising cattle north of Longmont. Dr. Blackwood spent many summers working on their ranch outside of town and even won a blue ribbon in the Boulder County fair showing cattle as a teenager. His wife, Dr. Lisabeth Hall, is a Boulder native and they both are very excited to be returning home to the Rocky Mountains with their two young children. As an undergraduate at Carroll College in Helena, Montana, Dr. Blackwood was a 2 time Academic All-American football player. He still enjoys a variety of sports, outdoor activities, and spending time with his wife and family.
To learn more about Brian Blackwood, M.D., visit his site: www.boulderhipandknee.com