Dr. Claudius Jarrett serves as an assistant professor at Atlanta’s Emory University School of Medicine and practices at Emory Orthopaedic Center’s Division of Hand and Upper Extremity Surgery. Having completed his residency and internship at Emory from 2005 to 2010, Dr. Claudius Jarrett returned there as a faculty member after a 2011 fellowship in reconstructive surgery and microsurgery at Allegheny General Hospital in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.
A biochemistry major and summa cum laude graduate of Xavier University in New Orleans, Louisiana, Dr. Jarrett earned his doctor of medicine at the Feinberg School of Medicine at Northwestern University in Chicago. During his time in medical school, he served as a student senator and treasurer and as a research assistant. He also tutored histology students and served as the co-vice president of the Student National Medical Association.
Dr. Jarrett has published numerous articles in peer-reviewed journals and conducted research on a variety of topics, such as the effects of bone properties on shoulder surgery. In his spare time, Dr. Jarrett pursues a variety of outdoor activities, including running, swimming, biking, and basketball.