Our orthopaedic surgery faculty is made up of a fellowship-trained, specialized team of orthopaedic surgeons. They offer expertise in every orthopaedic subspecialty.

These individuals take great pride in teaching and training you — the next generation of orthopaedic surgeons. They are dedicated to your success in our orthopaedic surgery residency program and progression toward a career in orthopaedic surgery.

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D. Monte Hunter, MD

  • Professor and Milton B. Satcher Distinguished Chair, Department of Orthopedic Surgery
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S. Mark Fulcher, MD

  • Professor and Vice Chair, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery
  • Chief, Hand and Upper Extremity Surgery
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Kelly Homlar, MD

  • Associate Professor, Orthopaedic Oncology/Joint Replacement
  • Residency Program Director
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Machli Adrien, DPM

  • Assistant Professor, Podiatry
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Uzondu Agochukwu, MD

  • Associate Professor, Spine Surgery
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Melissa Allen, MD

  • Assistant Professor, Pediatric Orthopaedics
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James A. Blair, MD

  • Associate Professor
  • Director, Orthopaedic Trauma
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Shahram Bozorgnia, MD

  • Associate Professor, Orthopaedic Trauma and Orthopaedic Oncology
  • Chief of Orthopaedic Section, Charlie Norwood VA Medical Center
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Cory Bryan, MD

  • Assistant Professor, Pediatric Orthopaedics
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David Cearley, MD

  • Associate Professor, Pediatric Orthopaedics
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James Crownover, MD

  • Assistant Professor, Primary Care Sports Medicine and Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
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Ryan DeCoons, MD

  • Assistant Professor, Sports Medicine
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John Devine, MD

  • Professor and Chief, Spine Surgery
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Beau Gedrick, DO

  • Assistant Professor, Emergency Medicine and Primary Care Sports Medicine
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Carlos Isales, MD

  • Professor and Chief, Division of Endocrinology and Metabolism
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Stephen Parada, MD

  • Associate Professor, Director of Shoulder Surgery
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George Sich, DPM

  • Associate Professor, Podiatry
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Mark Snoddy, MD

  • Assistant Professor, Hand and Upper Extremity Surgery
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Ed Szabo, DPM

  • Assistant Professor, Podiatry
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Derek Whitaker, MD

  • Assistant Professor,
  • Orthopaedics,
  • Adult Reconstruction
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Rob Willson, MD

  • Assistant Professor, Sports Medicine

Learn More About Our Faculty

Learn more about our faculty and the role many of them play in clinical care at Augusta University Orthopaedics.