blackburn 2017We are pleased to announce the addition of Alan R. Blackburn, II, M.D., an orthopaedic surgeon with fellowship training in hand and upper extremity treatment.

“I am honored and humbled to join the excellent team at South Florida Orthopaedics & Sports Medicine,” says Dr. Blackburn. “The team here has a longstanding reputation for providing the best orthopaedic care to patients all along the Treasure Coast, and I look forward to continuing the tradition of comprehensive excellence.”

Dr. Blackburn earned both his medical degree and a master’s degree in molecular medicine from The Medical College of Georgia at Augusta University, where he remained to complete a five-year residency in orthopaedic surgery. Following residency, he completed a one-year hand and upper extremity fellowship at The University of Pittsburgh Medical Center in Pennsylvania.

He has presented his research at national and international orthopaedic meetings and has published peer-reviewed articles and a book chapter in recent orthopaedic literature.