Rome Orthopaedic Center

Practice Hours: Monday – Thursday 8am – 5pm Friday 8am – 3pm
Phone: 706-292-0040

Stephen L. Brown, M.D.

Stephen L. Brown, M.D.

Sports Medicine
Shoulder
Elbow
Knee

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.

Education

  • Fellowship: OrthoCarolina
  • Residency: University of Alabama Hospital in Birmingham
  • Internship: University of Alabama at Birmingham
  • Medical: University of Alabama
  • College: Princeton University

Certifications

  • Board-certified by the American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery
  • Fellow of the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons
  • Board-certified by the American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery, Sports Medicine Subspecialty Certificate
  • Board-certified by the American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery, Sports Medicine Subspecialty Certificate

Accomplishments

  • Former varsity linebacker and defensive end for Princeton University

Associations

  • Georgia Orthopaedic Society
  • Southern Orthopaedic Association

Team Physician

  • Cedartown Bulldogs
  • Rockmart Yellow Jackets
  • Unity Christian Lions

Contact Us

Rome Orthopaedic Center
100 Three Rivers Drive NE
Rome, GA 30161

Phone: 706-292-0040

Making an ImPACT

Rome Orthopaedic Center offers credentialed ImPACT consultants who are experts in the treatment of concussions.

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Team Relationships

  • Shorter University Hawks

    Cedartown Bulldogs

    Model Blue Devils

  • Pepperell Dragons

    Rockmart Yellow Jackets

    Unity Christian Lions

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