Kraig K. Solak, D.O., Orthopaedic Surgeon, joined Precision Orthopaedic Specialties, Inc. in August of 2007. His credentials and experience have enhanced Precision’s objective of providing comprehensive orthopaedic and sports medicine care. Dr. Solak is well versed in all aspects of general orthopaedics and sports medicine, and is experienced in the latest cutting edge arthroscopy techniques.
Dr. Solak earned his undergraduate degree at The Ohio State University and graduated from Ohio University College of Osteopathic Medicine with a degree in Doctor of Osteopathic Medicine. He completed his internship and his orthopaedic surgical residency at Cleveland Clinic Health System’s South Pointe Hospital. While at South Pointe Hospital, Dr. Solak was the Chief Intern and Chief Resident in each respective program. He then returned to The Ohio State University to earn his sports medicine fellowship. Since joining Precision, Dr. Solak has completed extensive training in the latest surgical techniques, including direct anterior approach total hip replacement.
During his fellowship, Dr. Solak gained practical experience and knowledge working with both the sports medicine physicians and the athletes in Ohio State University’s athletic department. In addition to his extensive scholastic schedule, Dr. Solak made time to volunteer as a team physician for Columbus City Schools during his fellowship training and for local high schools during his residency. He has been the official team physician for Hawken Upper School in Gates Mills for the past several years.
Dr. Solak is a member of several professional societies including: the American Academy of Orthopedics, the American Osteopathic Association and the American Association of Orthopedic Surgeons. He is also a candidate member of the American Orthopedic Society of Sports Medicine.