Christian Lattermann, MD

Director for Cartilage Repair and Restoration

Practice areas

Practice areas

Clinical interests

  • Cartilage and Knee Surgery
  • Complex Shoulder Problems
  • Orthopaedic Surgery
  • Shoulder Replacement
  • Shoulder Surgery including Instability Surgery
  • Sports Medicine

Christian Lattermann, MD

Director for Cartilage Repair and Restoration


My name is Christian Lattermann; I received my medical degree from Hannover Medical School, Hannover, Germany. I then completed fellowships at Rush-Presbyterian Hospital, Chicago and Center for Sports Medicine, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center.

I am board certified by the American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery.

Faculty rank

Professor of Orthopaedic Surgery


Hannover Medical School, Hannover, Germany

University of Pittsburgh Medical Center
Hannover Medical School, Hannover, Germany  

Rush-Presbyterian Hospital, Chicago
Center for Sports Medicine, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center

Certifications or Special training
American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery

UK Sports Medicine

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Suite 125
2195 Harrodsburg Road
Lexington KY 40504-3504

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Office hours

Monday - Friday, 7 a.m. - 5 p.m. 

Walk-in clinic hours

Monday - Friday, 7:30 - 8 a.m. 

Diagnostic Technologies: X-ray

Pharmacy services

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Orthopaedic Surgery & Sports Medicine

Rockcastle Regional Hospital and Respiratory Care Center
Medical Arts Building
140 Newcomb Ave.
Mt. Vernon KY 40456-1310

Sports Medicine

Shriner's Hospital for Children
1900 Richmond Road
Lexington KY 40502

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Recent Publications

(Five most recent publications from PubMed via an automated list based on the provider’s ID and the University of Kentucky.)
  1. Lattermann C, Jacobs CA, Bunnell MP, Jochimsen KN, Abt JP, Reinke EK, Gammon LG, Huebner JL, Kraus VB, Spindler KP.
    Logistical challenges and design considerations for studies using acute anterior cruciate ligament injury as a potential model for early posttraumatic osteoarthritis.
    J Orthop Res. 2016 Jun 9.
  2. Burnham JM, Howard JS, Hayes CB, Lattermann C.
    Medial Patellofemoral Ligament Reconstruction With Concomitant Tibial Tubercle Transfer: A Systematic Review of Outcomes and Complications.
    Arthroscopy. 2016 Jun;32(6):1185-95.
  3. Petersen W, Achtnich A, Lattermann C, Kopf S.
    The Treatment of Non-Traumatic Meniscus Lesions.
    Dtsch Arztebl Int. 2015 Oct 16;112(42):705-13.
  4. Mateer JL, Hoch JM, Mattacola CG, Butterfield TA, Lattermann C.
    Serum Cartilage Oligomeric Matrix Protein Levels in Collegiate Soccer Athletes over the Duration of an Athletic Season: A Pilot Study.
    Cartilage. 2015 Jan;6(1):6-11.
  5. Howard JS, Mattacola CG, Mullineaux DR, English RA, Lattermann C.
    Influence of response shift on early patient-reported outcomes following autologous chondrocyte implantation.
    Knee Surg Sports Traumatol Arthrosc. 2014 Sep;22(9):2163-71.

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