Charles H. Richardson III MD

bio charles h richardsonCharles H. Richardson III, M.D. specializes in spinal surgery and orthopaedic problems of the lower extremity. He is board certified by the American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery.

Dr. Richardson has served throughout his career in various capacities including team physician for the various Macon minor league athletic teams including the Macon Braves.  He was the director of team physician coverage for Bibb County Public Schools, past president of the Middle Georgia Hospital Association.  He was the past director of the Muscular Dystrophy Clinic at the Medical Center of Central Georgia and was a twenty-five year supporter of the Crippled Children's Clinic.  Currently he is serving as a Clinical Assistant Professor in the Department of Surgery for Mercer University at the School of Medicine.

Dr. Richardson is a Fellow in the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons.  He is currently an active member of The American Society of Interventional Pain Physicians, The American Back Society, Georgia Orthopaedic Society, Medical Association of Georgia, and the Bibb County Medical Society.

A native Maconite, Dr. Richardson graduated from Lanier High School and was the first athelete to be offered a baseball scholarship to Vanderbilt University in Nashville, Tennessee where he earned his Bachelor of Science degree.  He earned his medical degree from The Medical College of Georgia in Augusta and completed his internship in General Surgery at Boston City Hospital. He completed his orthopaedic residency at John Hopkins Hospital in Maryland.  Dr. Richardson is a veteran of the United States Navy.

Dr. Richardson enjoys golf, fishing, and spending time on the coast with his family and friends.