Wood D. Pope, MD

Board Certified Orthopaedic Surgeon

Sports Medicine Specialist in Central Georgia

Dr. Pope is a Board Certified orthopaedic surgeon with a particular interest in total joint replacements, sports injuries, fracture care, traumatic and arthritic conditions of the foot and ankle.  Dr. Pope has published numerous orthopaedic articles and book chapters and has presented on a local and national level.

Dr. Pope grew up in Macon and enjoys working with our youth covering sporting events and providing athletic screenings for high school and college athletes. He is a team physician for Mercer University and Stratford Academy high school athletic programs.



Board Certified, American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery


University of Tennessee Campbell Clinic

Medical Degree

Medical College of Georgia, Augusta


OrthoGeorgia Surgery Center
Medical Center Atrium Health Navicent
Piedmont Macon North Hospital
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Dr. Pope’s Orthopaedic Specialties

Hip Care and Surgery in Macon

  • Total hip joint replacement
  • Fracture care
  • Arthritis
  • Impingement
  • Tendon repair
  • Tendinitis
  • Labral repair

Treatment for Injuries and Conditions of the Knee

  • Total knee joint replacement
  • Cartilage injuries and restoration
  • Arthritis
  • Arthroscopy
  • Meniscus tears and repairs
  • Revision joint replacement

Total Shoulder Joint Replacement and Shoulder Surgery

  • Total shoulder joint replacement
  • Bankart repair
  • Bursitis
  • Frozen shoulder
  • Rotator cuff problems and repair
  • Arthritis
  • Impingement
  • SLAP repair

Treatment for Sports Injuries in Central Georgia

  • Arthroscopy
  • Anterior cruciate ligament (ACL) repair
  • Meniscus tear
  • Cartilage restoration
  • Micro fracture

Foot & Ankle Care in Macon

  • Care for all foot and ankle conditions

Patient Testimonials

Dr. Pope’s Advanced Practice Provider

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Brandon Cantrell, PA-C

Awards and Affiliations

Viewers Choice 2024
The Telegraph Best of 2021
Greater Macon Business of Year
Go Beyond Proffit Member
Top 100
AAAHC Accreditation
ACR Radiology Computed
ACR Radiology Magnetic
ACR Radiology Magnetic
TheOrthoForum Member
Greater Macon Business of Year