Lorri J Fulkerson, MD

lorri fulkerson md BoulderCentreDr. Lorri Fulkerson, MD is a board certified orthopedic surgeon. Dr. Fulkerson has been practicing in Boulder since 1994 and has years of extensive training and experience in Sports Medicine, including advanced arthroscopic techniques, cartilage replacement surgery, and reconstructive surgery of the knee and shoulder.


Community Service

  • Sponsor of the National Athletic Testing Program for high school athletes in Boulder County
  • Dr Fulkerson is the Former Team Physician for Seattle University

Honors and Distinctions


  • Medical Degree from the University of California at Davis
  • Internship at Swedish Hospital in Seattle
  • Orthopedic Surgery Residency at San Francisco Orthopaedic Residency Training Program


Dr. Lorri Fulkerson has a long personal history of athletic involvement and is an avid skier, in-line skater, runner, hiker, and biker.

To schedule an appointment with Dr Lorri Fulkerson, MD at BoulderCentre for Orthopedics call 303.449.2730


Dr. Fulkerson in the News:
  • Thigh Muscle Strain

    Snapping Hip Syndrome

    Anatomy of Shin Splints: Treatment and Prevention

    What is a muscle contusion?

  • Elbow overuse injuries for throwing athletes

    Back Sprain and Back Pain

    Tips to Prevent Repetitive Sprain Injuries

    Whiplash Diagnosis and Treatment

  • Hamstring Muscle Injuries or: Pulled Hamstring?

    How to Care for Bruises, Sprains, and Strains

    A wrist sprain is a common injury

    Common Shoulder Injuries