Thank you for your interest in the University of South Alabama Department of Orthopaedic Surgery. We are pleased that you anticipate entrusting us with your orthopaedic healthcare needs.
Our friend and colleague, Dr. Angus McBryde, passed away unexpectedly on Oct. 4, 2016. He was admired by countless people across the country.
Dr. McBryde was appointed professor and interim chair of orthopaedic surgery in 2015. This appointment marked the second time Dr. McBryde led the USA Department of Orthopaedic Surgery. He served as professor and chair at USA from 1991-1996.
Prior to returning to USA from the University of South Carolina (USC), where he was professor from 2011-2014, Dr. McBryde served as director of the American Sports Medicine Institute Ankle and Foot Fellowship at St. Vincent’s Medical Center in Birmingham, Alabama. He practiced at the Andrews Sports Medicine and Orthopaedic Center with subspecialty care delivered to competitive athletes.
Dr. McBryde received his undergraduate degree at Davidson College and earned his medical degree from Duke Medical School. From there he completed a general surgery internship and junior residency at the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania. Dr. McBryde then served two years in the U.S. Navy, including a year in Vietnam as well as a year at the Balboa Naval Hospital in San Diego. He completed his orthopaedic residency at Duke Medical Center in 1971.
A noted academician and skilled surgeon with nationally recognized expertise in sports medicine, Dr. McBryde served as team physician for the World Games in Yugoslavia in 1987 and for the U.S. National Team for both the Seoul and Atlanta summer Olympics.
Please keep the McBryde family in your thoughts and prayers.
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