David L. Cannon, M.D.


Hand and Wrist Surgery



Joined Staff

August 2007


San Diego State University, 1986

Med School: Cornell University Medical College, 1991

Residency: Duke University Medical Center, 1997

Other Information

Fellowship: UCSD Medical Center, 1998


  • U.S. Navy, Commander, Naval Medical Center, Portsmouth, VA, 1998-2004
  • Meritorious Service Medal
  • Navy Commendation Medal
  • Kosovo Operations Medal
  • NATO Operations Medal

Board of Certification:

  • American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery
  • Certificate of Added Qualification for Surgery of the Hand

Professional Societies:

  • American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons
  • Southern Orthopaedic Association
  • Society of Military Orthopaedic Surgeons
  • Duke Hand Club
  • Piedmont Orthopaedic Society