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Austin V. Stone, MD, PhD

Dr. Austin V. Stone
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Specialties

  • Sports Medicine
  • Conditions treated

    Meniscus Injuries and Tears,  Cartilage Injuries and Defects,  Osteochondritis Dissecans,  Osteoarthritis,  Extensor Tendon Injuries: Quadriceps and Patellar Tendon,  Thrower’s Shoulder/Little League Shoulder,  Sports Related injuries to the shoulder,  Labral Tears and SLAP Tears,  Shoulder Instability,  Bone loss of the glenoid and humerus (transplants, coracoid transfer/Latarjet),  Rotator Cuff Tears,  Biceps Tendonitis and Instability,  Acromioclavicular Joint Sprains and Dislocations,  Acromioclavicular Arthritis and Osteolysis,  Osteoarthritis, Rheumatoid Arthritis, Cartilage Defects of the Shoulder,  Clavicle Fractures,  Failed Prior Shoulder Surgery
  • About

    Austin V. Stone, MD, PhD, a knee and shoulder specialist, earned his medical degree from the University of Cincinnati College of Medicine. He completed his residency in orthopaedic surgery at Wake Forest School of Medicine in Winston-Salem, North Carolina, and a fellowship in sports medicine at the Rush University School of Medicine in Chicago. During his residency, he earned his PhD in molecular medicine and translational sciences with a focus on meniscal injury and osteoarthritis.

    Dr. Stone’s goals are treating musculoskeletal injuries and disease to restore an active lifestyle. He has a significant background and training in advanced orthobiologics for treatment of sports injuries and early arthritic disease. Dr. Stone has conducted extensive research on the early mechanisms of cartilage and meniscus injury that lead to osteoarthritis. His additional research interests include orthopaedic clinical outcomes, overhead athlete injuries and cycling injury and performance.

    Personal Statement

    I am an orthopaedic surgeon and sports medicine physician who enjoys taking care of athletes and active individuals of all ages. I specialize in orthopaedic surgery and sports medicine conditions of the shoulder, elbow and knee, in addition to cartilage injuries and the use of orthobiologics.  As an avid cyclist and runner, I am committed to helping my patients restore an active lifestyle through excellence in musculoskeletal care, continued participation in state-of-art orthopaedic research and dedication to sports medicine.

    I enjoy being involved in the community and most enjoy time spent with my family. 

    Faculty Rank

    Assistant Professor of Orthopaedic Surgery

    Degree

    MD, University of Cincinnati College of Medicine

    PhD, Wake Forest University Graduate School of Arts and Sciences, Winston-Salem, N.C.

    Residency

    Orthopaedic Surgery, Wake Forest University, School of Medicine, Winston-Salem, N.C.

    Fellowship

    Sports Medicine, Rush University Medical Center, Chicago

  • Procedures performed

    • Primary and Revision Ligament Reconstruction (eg, ACL)
    • Meniscectomy
    • Meniscus Repair
    • Meniscus Replacement
    • Cartilage Transplants (Autologous Chondrocyte Implantation, Microfracture, BioCartilage, Osteochondral Allografts, Osteochondral Autografts)
    • Osteotomies of the femur and tibia
    • Patellar Instability and Medial Patellofemoral Ligament Reconstruction
    • Arthroscopic Labral Repair
    • Arthroscopic and Open Shoulder Stabilization Procedures
    • Arthroscopic Rotator Cuff Repair
    • Biologic Augmentation of Rotator Cuff Tears
    • Reverse Shoulder Arthroplasty for Rotator Cuff Arthropathy