Dr. Stephen Brown is a native of Brewton, Alabama, and has lived and practiced in Rome since August 2007. He completed his undergraduate education at Princeton University, where he played varsity football for four years and was a starting linebacker/defensive end for the 1992 Ivy League Championship Team.
Dr. Brown went on to earn his medical doctorate from the University of Alabama, after which he completed his orthopaedic residency training at the University of Alabama Hospital in Birmingham. Dr. Brown left Alabama to complete a fellowship in sports medicine and shoulder and elbow reconstruction with OrthoCarolina in Charlotte, North Carolina.
During his career, Dr. Brown has been fortunate to serve as a team physician to various sports organizations, including: Carolina Panthers (NFL), Charlotte Knights (Triple A-White Sox), UNC Charlotte, Davidson College, UAB, and various other professional, collegiate and high school teams in Birmingham, Charlotte, Rome and surrounding areas.
Dr. Brown focuses on the prevention and care of athletic injuries, as well as arthroscopic and reconstructive surgery of the shoulder, elbow and knee. He has extensive training in shoulder, elbow and knee reconstructive and replacement procedures. He also cares for patients with traumatic injuries and fractures.
Dr. Brown and his wife Melinda reside in Rome with their three sons, Lawson, Connor and Banks.
Princeton University: Bachelors of Arts in Psychology
University of Alabama Birmingham; Doctor of Medicine
Orthopaedic Surgery Residency; University of Alabama Birmingham; Birmingham, Alabama
Orthopaedic Sports Medicine and Shoulder and Elbow Reconstruction; OrthoCarolina; Charlotte, North Carolina
American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery
American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery Sports Medicine Subspecialty Certification
Fellow of American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgery
Medical Association of Georgia
Arthroscopy Association of North America
Georgia Orthopaedic Society
Southern Orthopaedic Society
Cedartown High School
Coosa High School
Rockmart High School
Unity Christian School
Played Varsity Football at Princeton University, 4 year letter. Starting member of Ivy League Championship Team 1992
Prior involvement in the care of the Carolina Panthers, Charlotte knights AAA (White Sox) team, UNC-Charlotte and Davidson college.
Enjoys spending time with his wife, Melinda and his three children, Lawson, Connor, and Banks.
Rome Orthopaedic Center Ambulatory Surgery Center
Floyd Medical Center
Redmond Regional Medical Center
Past President of Medical Executive Committee at Redmond Regional Medical Center