Southern Bone & Joint Specialists Southeast's Fastest Growing Orthopedic Clinic

Published September 11, 2023

Southern Bone & Joint Specialists Continues Rapid Growth Adding Three New Physicians To Serve the Wiregrass

Dothan, United States - September 11, 2023 / Southern Bone and Joint Specialists /

Southern Bone & Joint Specialists Emerges as Southeast Alabama's Fastest-Growing Orthopedic Clinic

Southern Bone & Joint Specialists, the leading orthopedic and sports medicine clinic in Southeast Alabama, is experiencing unprecedented growth solidifying the clinic's position as the regions fastest-growing provider of specialized orthopedic care. Based in Dothan, AL, the Orthopedic and Sports Medicine clinic now has six locations in the Wiregrass area: Dothan East, Dothan West, Ozark, Enterprise, Andalusia, and Eufaula with 19 physicians and 14 mid-level providers.

Southern Bone & Joint Specialists recently welcomed Dr. Josh Maddox, Dr. Cory Smith, and Dr. Shea Taylor to the growing practice to better serve the community.

Southern Bone & Joint Specialist Welcomes Three New Doctors

Dr. Josh Maddox, a Dothan native, is trained in Sports Medicine and Joint Replacement and is fellowship-trained in minimally invasive and traditional Spine surgery. Josh attended Alabama College of Osteopathic Medicine for Medical School in Dothan, AL. He completed his Orthopedic Surgery Residency in Detroit, Michigan at Mclaren Orthopedic Surgery Residency (Michigan State University Residency), and his Spine Fellowship at Andrews Sports Medicine Institute in Birmingham, AL.

Dr. Cory Daniel Smith, a Dothan native, graduated with a Bachelor of Science in Sports Medicine from Samford University in Birmingham and earned his medical degree from the University of Alabama School of Medicine. Dr. Smith completed a fellowship in pediatric orthopedics and he trained at Hoag Orthopedic Institute. He also completed the prestigious UniSports fellowship in Auckland, New Zealand.

Dr. Shea Taylor, a Florida native, attended the University of South Florida College of Medicine in Tampa and completed his residency at the University of South Florida/Florida Orthopedic Institute. He completed his fellowship training in hip and knee replacement and revision joint replacement at Dartmouth Health in New Hampshire.

Operating with cutting-edge technology and state-of-the-art facilities, the clinics exceptional team of highly skilled physicians, surgeons, and support staff offers a comprehensive range of services to address various orthopedic conditions. From sports injuries and joint replacements to spine disorders and trauma care, their expert team provides personalized treatment plans tailored to each patients unique needs.

The success of Southern Bone & Joint Specialists can be attributed to the practice's unwavering commitment to patient satisfaction and positive outcomes. By prioritizing patient comfort, convenience, and safety, the clinic has earned a well-deserved reputation for delivering exceptional care in a compassionate and supportive environment.

The practice gives back to the community by hosting the annual Ronnie Randal Memorial Golf Tournament. Proceeds from the tournament enable Southern Bone & Joint Specialists to support local charities and offer a scholarship program benefitting area high school seniors.

Southern Bone & Joint Specialists invites patients, referring physicians, and community members to experience the exceptional care and unrivaled expertise that has made the clinic the fastest-growing orthopedic practice in Southeast Alabama.

For media inquiries or to schedule an interview with a representative from Southern Bone & Joint Specialists, please contact:

Libby Mills
Director of Ancillary Services


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Southern Bone and Joint Specialists

345 Healthwest Drive
Dothan, AL 36303
United States

Libby Mills

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