Stephen White, MD

Board-Eligible Orthopedic Surgeon
Foot and Ankle Specialist

Stephen White, MD

Dr. White specializes in the treatment of a variety of orthopedic foot & ankle conditions and performs several orthopedic procedures including:

  • Arthritis Management of the Foot and Ankle
  • Sports Injuries
  • Trauma
  • Forefoot Reconstruction
  • Fusions
  • Arch Conditions
  • Foot/Ankle and Lower Extremity {tibial) Deformity Correction
  • Paralytic Conditions/Drop Foot/Deformity
  • Congenital Foot/Ankle Correction
  • Charcot Foot/Ankle Treatment
  • Other Foot/Ankle Treatments

About Stephen White, MD

Dr. Stephen White is a native Georgian, born and raised in Bronwood, Georgia. He attended the University of Georgia, where he lettered in football and was a member of the 2005 SEC Championship team. He graduated Magna Cum Laude in 2006. He completed his medical education at the Medical College of Georgia, graduating in 2012. He then trained as a resident in orthopedic surgery at the University of South Alabama in Mobile, AL. He went on to do further training with a fellowship in foot and ankle surgery at the prestigious OrthoCarolina Foot and Ankle Institute in Charlotte, North Carolina. In his fellowship, Dr. White had training and mentorship under multiple world-renowned surgeons, and he was involved in the care of professional athletes. He has trained in a variety of orthopedic foot and ankle procedures, including primary and revision ankle replacements, all forms of foot and ankle trauma, and complex foot and ankle reconstructions.

Dr. White provides care for general orthopedic problems such as fracture care and treatment of arthritis. This care includes both surgical as well as non-operative treatment. He has a particular interest in lower extremity trauma and foot & ankle surgery.

Dr. White has been published in peer-reviewed orthopedic journals, co-authored several book chapters, and is a member of both the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons and the American Orthopaedic Foot and Ankle Society.

Dr. White is happily married with 4 boys. He attends First Presbyterian Church in downtown Augusta and is actively involved in Medical Campus Outreach, a discipleship ministry to medical students. He enjoys time with his family, sports, hunting, fishing, and traveling.

Education

  • Undergraduate Degree: University of Georgia, Athens, Georgia
  • Medical Degree: Medical College of Georgia, Augusta, Georgia

Training

  • Orthopedic Surgery Residency: University of South Alabama, Mobile, AL
  • Foot & Ankle Fellowship: OrthoCarolina Foot and Ankle Institute, Charlotte, NC

Procedures Dr. White Performs

Arthritis Management of the Foot and Ankle:
  • Total ankle replacement
  • Ankle/Hindfoot Fusions
  • Midfoot/Forefoot Fusions
Sports Injuries:
  • Foot/Ankle Sports Medicine/Arthroscopy
  • Athletic Injuries to Foot/Ankle
  • Treatment of Athletes
  • Cartilage Preservation
  • Talar Osteochondral Defect Treatment
  • Ligament Repair
  • Achilles Tendonitis and Injury
  • Ankle Instability
Trauma:
  • Post-Traumatic Foot/Ankle Reconstruction
  • Trauma and Acute Fracture Care of Foot/Ankle
  • AVN
  • Post-Traumatic Foot/Ankle Arthritis Treatment
  • Stress Fracture Foot/Ankle Treatment
Forefoot Reconstruction:
  • Bunion Correction
  • Hammertoe/Claw Toe Correction
  • Metatarsalgia
  • Neuroma
  • Hallux Rigidus/Forefoot Arthritis
Fusions:
  • Foot Fusions
  • Ankle Fusions
Arch Conditions:
  • Flatfoot Correction
  • High-Arched Feet Correction
Foot/Ankle and Lower Extremity (Tibia) Deformity Correction
  • Limb Salvage
  • Limb Lengthening
  • Spatial Frame (llizarov)
Paralytic Conditions/Drop Foot/Deformity
  • Tendon Transfers
  • Reconstruction
Congenital Foot/Ankle Correction
Charcot Foot/Ankle Treatment
Other Foot/Ankle Treatments