Charles “Chip” L. Ogburn, III, MD

Board Certified Orthopedic Surgeon Specializing in Trauma and Reconstruction

Undergraduate

Stanford University – Palo Alto, CA
B.A. Clinical Psychology
1990-1994

Graduate

University of Georgia – Athens, GA
Masters Clinical & Sports Nutrition
1996-1999

Medical School

Medical College of Georgia – Augusta, GA
Doctor of Medicine
2000-2004

Residency

Medical College of Georgia – Augusta, GA
Orthopedic Surgery Residency
2005-2009

Fellowship

Saint Louis University – St. Louis. MO
Orthopedic Trauma Fellowship
2009-2010

Continued Education

Orthopaedic Trauma Association Annual Meeting 2007-2014

OTA Advanced Course 2008

OTA Fellows Course 2010

AO Masters Course 2010

Taylor Spatial Frame Basic Course 2010, Advanced Course 2011

Atlanta Trauma Symposium 2011 (faculty) , 2015

Baltimore Limb Deformity Course 2011

Southeastern Fracture Symposium 2013 (faculty)

Wilderness and Travel Medicine 2015

Trauma Case Controversies 2011-2015 (invitation only)

Master’s Trauma Course 2012-2016 (faculty 2014, 2015, 2016)

Current Nail Concepts 2014, 2015 (keynote faculty)

Global Taylor Spatial Frame Masters Course 2015 (invitation only)

Hospital Affiliations

Athens Regional Medical Center

Saint Mary’s Hospital

Clearview Regional Medical Center

Northridge Hospital

Professional Affiliations

Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Medical Society

Orthopaedic Trauma Association

AO Trauma

American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons

Georgia Orthopaedic Society

Southern Orthopaedic Association

Professional Appointments

Trauma Specialist, Athens Orthopedic Clinic
2010-present

Board of Directors, Athens Regional Medical Center
2014-present

Chief of Orthopedic Surgery, Athens Regional Medical Center
2013-present

Medical Director of Orthopedic Trauma, Athens Regional Medical Center
2012-present

Clinical Faculty, Georgia Regents University/University of Georgia Medical Partnership
2012-present

Medical Advisory Committee USA Ultimate
2012-present

Team Doctor, United Healthcare Project 706 cycling team
2013-present

Board of Directors, Clinique Espirance et Vie, Terrier-Rouge, Haiti
2013-present

Medical Consultant, Smith&Nephew
2014-present

President, Orthopaedic Trauma Specialists, LLC
2014-present

Licensure

Unrestricted Georgia medical license

Research / Publications

Principle investigator for Athens Regional Medical Center, multicenter study, “The use of near infrared spectroscopy in the diagnosis of acute compartment syndrome in trauma patients”

Specialized Training

Saint Louis University – St. Louis. MO
Orthopedic Trauma Fellowship
2009-2010

Medical College of Georgia – Augusta, GA
Orthopedic Surgery Residency
2005-2009

Medical College of Georgia – Augusta, GA
General Surgery Internship
2004-2005

Honors / Awards

Clinical Faculty Educator of the Year 2014/2015

GRU/UGA Medical School Partnership

Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Medical Society

Family

Family – Married 17 years, children ages 8 and 6

Hobbies

Trail Running

Road Running

Cycling

Surgical mission trip to Haiti 2013, 2015, 2016

Trail Running – Mount Cheaha 50K 2007, Stump Jump 50K 2007, FATS 40 mile 2008, FATS 50K 2011, Long Cane Creek 50K 2013, Appalachian Trail Charity Run 89 mile 2013, Ragnar Ultramarathon WV 2015

Cycling – Mountain and Road

Ultimate Frisbee

Tennis – Member USTA

Yoga

Ultimate Frisbee

Yoga

Phone: 706-549-1663