Todd A. Schmidt, M.D.
Dr. Schmidt is a native of Minnesota and earned his medical degree at the University of Minnesota. After completing his Orthopaedic residency at the Medical College of Wisconsin, he did postgraduate fellowships in sports medicine at The Hughston Clinic in Columbus, Georgia and in shoulder disorders from the University of Western Ontario in Canada. In addition, he has done clinical observation work with several internationally renowned hip arthroscopists.
He moved to Georgia in 1988 and was a physician with The Hughston Clinic from 1988-2002 prior being a co-founder of the OrthoAtlanta group from 2003-present.
Dr. Schmidt is certified by the American Board of Orthopedic Surgeons and is a member of the American Academy of Orthopedic Surgeons, the American Orthopedic Society for Sports Medicine, the International Society of Hip Arthroscopy and the Hawkins Shoulder Society. Dr. Schmidt has been a physician for the USA Olympic Sports Medicine Association, is the Medical Director for the Chick-fil-A Bowl and has been an associate team physician for the Atlanta Falcons as well as the medical director of the LPGA Chick-fil-A championship. He is also the consulting team physician for Union Grove High School and Strong Rock Christian Academy.
Dr. Schmidt is the past Chair of the Board at OrthoAtlanta, and the past Chief of the medical staff at Piedmont Henry Hospital. He is past President and remains on the Board of the Georgia Orthopedic Society, is on the Governing Board of Piedmont Henry Hospital and is a member of the Board of Counselors of the American Academy of Orthopedic Surgeons.
His specialties include the treatment of arthritic joints, young adult hip problems, hip and shoulder disorders, hip arthroscopy and sports medicine.
Dr. Schmidt and his actress wife, Lynna, have two daughters, Kelsey & Caitlen. During his free time he enjoys skiing, golf, reading, travel, theater and spending time with family.