Carlton Craig Cranford, DPM, MPH


Podiatrist, Foot and Ankle Trauma Surgeon

Dr. Cranford trained at Barry University School of Medicine in Miami, Florida. He later completed his internship and residency at the prestigious Ochsner Clinic Foundation in New Orleans, LA, which is ranked among the top training facilities in the country. There he had the opportunity to train not only under expert Podiatrists but also with Foot and Ankle Orthopedic Surgeons. He received extensive training in Foot, Rear Foot and Ankle Surgery and Reconstruction and Trauma.

Growing up in Hattiesburg, Mississippi and training in New Orleans, he learned to love the gulf coast and its culture and traditions. He is one of four brothers and is an identical triplet. Together he and his brothers still return to New Orleans every year to participate in one of the historic Mardi Gras parades as a member of the Krewe of Thoth.  He also loves Cajun cooking and deep sea fishing with his father and brothers.

Weekly Schedule:

  • Tuesdays - (AM/PM)
  • Thursdays - (AM/PM)


Podiatric School: Barry University School of Medicine, Miami, FL

Internship: Ochsner Clinic Foundation New Orleans, LA

Residency: Ochsner Clinic Foundation Podiatric Medicine and Surgery with Reconstructive Rear Foot and Ankle Surgery


  • American Podiatric Medical Association American College of Foot and Ankle Surgeons
  • American Society of Podiatric Surgeons

Brian T. Rose, MD FAAOS

brianDr. Rose has been a practicing orthopedic spine surgeon for over 10 years and has lived in the Sherman/Denison area since 2010. His wife and daughter are both very involved in breeding, training and showing Gypsy Vanner horses. His son enjoys playing golf and is on the Sherman High School golf team. When not at the hospital or office, Dr. Rose enjoys working at their property and collecting sports cards.

Weekly Schedule:

  • Mondays - (AM/PM)
  • Wednesdays - (AM/PM)


  • nonsurgical and surgical management of cervical
  • thoracic
  • lumbar and sacral spinal conditions
  • Surgical procedures include minimally invasive surgeries
  • disk replacement
  • fracture stabilization and fusions


  • Current Medical Chief of Staff, Texoma Medical Center

Mark Young, MD

markGeneral Orthopedic Surgery and Sports Medicine

Dr. Young has been a practicing Orthepedic Surgeon for over 20 years and has happily practiced in Denison since 2008. Dr. Young is a native of Texarkana, Arkansas, where he was raised into a family of healthcare professionals. His father, a General Surgeon, and his mother, a nurse, raised ten children – eight brothers and two sisters. Of the boys, five are practicing Orthopedic Surgeons, two are Emergency Room Physicians and one is a Veterinarian. One of the sisters is a nurse and the other a college Dean. Dr. Young along with all of his brothers earned the distinction of Eagle Scout. When he isn’t busy with work, Dr. Young enjoys fly fishing, canoeing and being in the outdoors. He’s also quite a history buff.

Weekly Schedule:

  • Tuesdays - (AM/PM)
  • Thursdays - (AM/PM)


Medical School: University of Texas Health Science Center, San Antonio

Internship: Texas A&M, Scott & White Memorial Hospital

Residency: Texas A&M, Scott & White Memorial Hospital

Services Provided

  • Surgical and non-surgical treatments for arthritis
  • Joint Replacement of the Knee and Shoulder
  • Surgical and Non-Surgical Treatment of Fractures
  • Rotator Cuff Repair
  • Arthroscopic Surgery of the Knee and Shoulder


  • Eagle Scout
  • Rhodes Scholar Nominee University of Arkansas
  • Chief Resident, Scott and White Memorial Hospital
  • Congressional Healthcare Advisory Committee Roundtable Member