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Dr. Russell Linton, MD is an orthopedic surgery specialist in Columbus, MS and has been practicing for 28 years. He graduated from Univ Of Ms Sch Of Med in 1984 and specializes in orthopedic surgery.Read his story
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Dr. Linton's bio
This content was provided by Dr. Linton "Russell C. Linton, M.D. Undergraduate: B.S. 1980, Mississippi State University Medical School: M.D. 1984, University of Mississippi School of Medicine Post Graduate Education Internship: University of Tennessee, Center for Health Science Surgery 1984-1985 Residency: University of Tennessee, Center for Health Science General Surgery 1985-1986 Campbell Foundation Orthopaedic Surgery 1986-1989 Fellowship: University of Florida, Dept. of Orthopaedics Sports Medicine Fellowship 1989-1990 Board Certification: Part I July 1989 Part II July 1992 Board Certification AAOS July 27, 1992 Recertification March 2002 and 2011 Marital Status: Married Wife: Katherine Danielle Strait Children: Lily, Lola, Llayna Sports Medicine: Southeastern Conference Team Physician of the Year 2009 Assisted Team Physician for Florida Gators, Miami Dolphins as Sports Medicine Fellow Assisted Miami Dolphins, Pittsburgh Steelers and Chicago Bears with Orthopaedic Physicals at NFL Combine for over 20 years Team Orthopaedic Surgeon for Mississippi State University 1990-present Team Orthopaedic Surgeon for National Champions: East Mississippi Community College Lions Sport Medicine Director for all of the local high schools Provided Sports Medicine care for Mississippi University for Women Athletes Memberships, Etc.: American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons American Board of Orthopaedic Surgeons American Orthopaedic Society of Sports Medicine Mississippi Orthopaedic Association American Medical Association Mississippi State Medical Association Alpha Omega Alpha Prairie Medical Society Willis C Campbell Club Served as a speaker/presenter at: Arthroscopic Association of North America American Orthopaedic Society for Sports Medicine American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons Mississippi Orthopaedic Association SEC Sports Medicine Meeting Big Sky Sports Medicine Conference AO Techniques in Surgery MSU Sports Medicine Conference Don Joy Trainers Conference Campbell Clinic Triennial Meeting Residents Conference University of Florida Tennessee Orthopaedic Association"
This content was provided by Dr. Linton "Columbus Orthopaedic Clinic is composed of a group of physicians who are each specialists in their own field of orthopaedics, including orthopaedic surgery, orthopaedic spine surgery, sports medicine and physical therapy. Because each physician has a subspecialty area of interest with subspecialty training, we are able to provide comprehensive care of musculo-skeletal problems."
Accredited by: American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery*
Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
Ankle Sprains and Strains
Anterior Cruciate Ligament (ACL) or Posterior Cruciate Ligament (PCL) Tear