Dr. Brian Ludwig is a board-certified orthopaedic surgeon with a fellowship in sports medicine at ASMI under the direction of Dr. James Andrews. His special interests are athletic injuries, ACL reconstruction, arthroscopy of the shoulder and knee, fracture care, and total joint reconstruction (knee, hip, and Shoulder). He is certified to perform a Robotic Arm Assisted Knee Surgery (MAKO) for resurfacing of the knee.
Dr Ludwig covers sporting events and provides athletic screenings for high school and college athletes and is the team physician for Mercer University’s baseball program, Middle Georgia State University, and Fort Valley State University.
Dr Ludwig has authored multiple orthopaedic book chapters, medical journal articles and enjoys presenting at medical conferences.
Hip Care: including total hip joint replacement and revision, fracture management, arthritis, hip arthroscopy, impingement, tendon repair, tendinitis, joint restoration/preservation, and labral repair.
Knee Care: including total knee joint replacement and revision, cartilage injuries and restoration, arthritis, arthroscopy, meniscus repairs, and fracture care.
Shoulder Care: including total shoulder joint replacement, Bankart repair, bursitis, frozen shoulder, fracture care, rotator cuff pathology, arthritis, joint restoration/preservation, and labral repairs.
Sports Medicine: including arthroscopy, Ulnar collateral Ligament repair (Tommy John Surgery), anterior Cruciate ligament (ACL) repair, meniscus tears, cartilage restoration, fracture care, and joint restoration/preservation.
Certification: Board Certified, American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery
Fellowship: American Sports Medicine Institute of Orthopaedic Sports Medicine
Residency: University of Wisconsin Hospital and Clinics, Madison
Medical Degree: University of Iowa Carver College of Medicine, Iowa City
HOSPITAL AND SURGERY CENTER AFFILIATIONS
OrthoGeorgia Outpatient Surgery Center