Stephen Augustine, D.O., is the newest physician to join Orthopedic Surgeons of Georgia. (O.S.G.A)
Dr. Augustine received his Doctor of Osteopathy degree from Ohio University College of Osteopathic Medicine in 1994. He is board-certified in Orthopedic Surgery and was dual-fellowship trained in Arthroscopy/Sports Medicine as well as Shoulder Reconstruction at the Hughston Clinic in Columbus, Georgia.
Prior to joining CRMC/OSGA, Dr. Augustine was in Jacksonville, FL. and served as Chief of the Sports Medicine Division at the University of Florida from 2001 to 2007 and has been in private practice since then.
“Joining Coffee Regional Medical Center is a great fit for me, both personally and professionally,” said Dr. Augustine. “I’m excited to build my practice in Douglas alongside such great colleagues and get involved in this vibrant community.”
He will care for the full-scope of general orthopedic issues with a focus on patients with sports injuries, fractures, and arthritis. He performs arthroscopic shoulder and knee procedures (such as rotator cuff repairs and ACL reconstructions), fracture fixation surgeries, as well as knee and shoulder replacements.
Dr. Augustine also has a strong background in research and has presented at both national and international conferences on a variety of orthopedic topics and has authored multiple papers and book chapters. He has served as team physician for numerous high school, college and professional sports teams and events. In his free time he likes to bike, fish and travel with his wife and two children.
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