Dr. Chad Poage joined Mountainstate Orthopedic Associates, Inc. in August of 2015. He earned his undergraduate degree in Biology from West Virginia University and his medical degree at the West Virginia School of Osteopathic Medicine. Following medical school, he completed his residency at Summa Western Reserve Hospital in Cuyahoga Falls, Ohio. During his fifth year residency, he served as Chief Resident.
Dr. Poage is fellowship trained in Sports Medicine at the Andrews Research and Education Foundation in Gulf Breeze, Florida. He is a native of Lewisburg, West Virginia, and is looking forward to building his orthopedic practice in North Central West Virginia. He is a member of American Academy of Orthopedic Surgeons. During his fellowship, Dr. Poage had the opportunity to share in the experience With Dr. Andrews, to operate on many professional and college athletes, and participated in team coverage on high school, college and professional levels. He serves as the team physician for North Marion High Schools.
Dr. Poage received the Donald Newell Award at medical school graduation for leadership and academic skills. He also serves as a member of Sigma Sigma Phi Society where he was selected for the National DO medical honor and service society. His publishing credits include a chapter in the textbook Anterior Cruciate Ligament: Reconstruction and Basic Science, which he co-authored with Dr. Andrews.