Dr. Buddy Savoie is a Louisiana native and a graduate of the Louisiana State University School of Medicine. He completed his Orthopaedic surgery residency in 1987 at the University of Mississippi Medical Center. Dr. Savoie completed three fellowship; an arthroscopy fellowship in Richmond, Virginia, an A-O International fellowship in Basel, Switzerland, and a hand and microvascular fellowship at the Medical College of Wisconsin and the Mayo Clinic. He is known throughout the United Sates and overseas as an accomplished author and teacher. Dr. Savoie has special interests in shoulder, elbow, and wrist surgery.
Dr. Savoie is Board-certified in Orthopaedic Surgery and Sports Medicine. A graduate of the Louisiana State University School of Medicine in New Orleans, he completed his internship and residency at the University of Mississippi Medical Center in Jackson. His added training in multiple fellowships in sports medicine and arthroscopy were at the Medical College of Wisconsin and the Mayo Clinic, an A-O International Fellowship in Basil, Switzerland, at Orthopaedic Research of Richmond, VA, and at Fowler Kennedy Sports Medicine in London, Ontario.
Rush LN, Savoie III FH, Itoi E, Double-row rotator cuff repair yields improved tendon structural integrity, but no difference in clinical outcomes compared with single-row and triple-row repair: a meta-analysis. JISAKOS 2017; Epub ahead of print. DOI:10.1136/jisakos-2016-000069.
Thon S, Gold P, Rush L, O'Brien MJ, Savoie FH 3rd. Modified Anterolateral Portals in Elbow Arthroscopy: A Cadaveric Study on Saftey. Arthroscopy 2017;Epub ahead of print. PMID:28822638