Bucs Team Physician

 Benton A. Emblom, MD

 Orthopaedic Surgeon & Sports Medicine Specialist

  Surgical Sports Medicine, Hip Preservation, Joint Replacement (Mako Robotic Technology), Elbow, Hip, Knee, Shoulder, Bone Marrow Aspiration

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 BIOGRAPHY

Benton A. Emblom, MD, specializes in sports medicine and arthroscopic treatment of the shoulder, elbow, hip and knee. He has subspecialty expertise in hip preservation surgery and hip reconstruction.

EDUCATION, TRAINING & AWARDS …

Medical Degree:
University of Alabama School of Medicine at UAB (Birmingham, AL)
Attended: 1998-2002 I Magna Cum Laude

Undergraduate: 
University of Alabama – Bachelor of Science (Tuscaloosa, AL)
Major: Chemistry Minor: Mathematics I Summa Cum Laude
Attended: 1994-1998

HONORS & AWARDS

  • Top Doctor – Orthopedics (2018, 2017, 2016, 2015)
  • Top Doctor – Sports Medicine (2018, 2017, 2016, 2015)
  • Kurt Niemann, M.D. Outstanding Orthopaedic Chief Resident Award (2008)
  • UASOM Dean’s Achievement Award (2002)
  • Alpha Omega Alpha (2001)
  • APC Pathology Honor Society (2001)
  • Russell-Roberts Medical Scholarship (2001)
  • Newsome-Osment Medical Scholarship (2000)
  • Long Medical Scholarship (1999)
  • Peacock Teaching Fellowship (1999)
  • J. Garber Gallbraith, M.D. Memorial Award (1998)
  • Phi Beta Kappa (1998)
  • University of Alabama National Alumni Association Most Outstanding Senior (1998)
  • American Institute of Chemists Award (1998)
  • Outstanding Chemistry Student Award (1997)
  • Gamma Sigma Epsilon Honorary, President (1996)
  • Outstanding Freshman Chemistry Student Award (1995)

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