Gary A. Levengood, MD

Founder and President of Sports Medicine South, LLC.

Gary A. Levengood

Gary A. Levengood, M.D., is the Founder and President of Sports Medicine South, LLC. Board Certified in Orthopaedic Surgery and Sports Medicine by the American Board of Orthopedic Surgeons, Dr. Levengood completed a Sports Medicine fellowship at The Hughston Clinic in Columbus, Georgia, where he specialized in Arthroscopic Surgery and Sports Medicine. He also a fellow of the American Academy of Orthopedic Surgeons.

Dr. Levengood’s interest in sports medicine began as an active participant and coach. A former professional soccer player with the Georgia Generals ASL, he holds a United States Soccer Federation B coaching license and has coached at the youth, amateur and collegiate levels. Dr. Gary Levengood’s involvement with sports medicine has been as Team Physician for professional teams:  Georgia Force, Arena Football (2005 – current), Atlanta Silverbacks Professional Soccer Club (2000 – 2007). He has served as the Medical Director for the Georgia State Soccer Association’s Olympic Development program and traveled internationally with the U-17 national men’s soccer team as their team physician. He supports the local high school community by serving as Team Physician for Brookwood High School, Norcross High School, Mountain View High School, Providence Christian Academy, Central Gwinnett High School, Hebron Christian Academy, Duluth High School, Atlanta Fire United, and Georgia Gwinnett College. Dr. Levengood also serves as the Medical Director of the Gwinnett Gymnastics Center and the AFUSA Soccer Club.

Education
Medical College of Georgia
Doctor of Medicine – Augusta, Georgia – 1988

Georgia State University
Bachelor of Science – Atlanta, Georgia – 1980

Post-Doctoral Training
Orlando Regional Medical Center
Orlando, Florida – July ‘88-June ’90
General Surgery and Orthopaedic Research Fellowship

San Fransisco Orthopaedic Residency
San Fransisco, California ‘90-’95

The Hughston Clinic
Sports Medicine Fellowship
Columbus, Georgia – 1995-1996

Certifications
Certified, American Board of Orthopaedic Surgeons
Orthopaedic Surgery – July ‘98
Certified, American Board of Orthopaedic Surgeons
Sports Medicine – February ‘08

Professional Memberships
American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons (AAOS)