Michael J. Sullivan, M.D., board-certified orthopaedic surgeon and fellowship-trained
hand and wrist surgery specialist, practices at
Summit Sports Medicine & Orthopedic Surgery in Brunswick and St. Simons Island. He earned his medical degree from
the University of California at Irvine and completed a general surgical
internship and orthopaedic surgery residency at Tulane University in New
Orleans, Louisiana. He finished a fellowship in hand and wrist surgery
at Baylor College of Medicine in Houston, Texas.
Dr. Sullivan practices general orthopaedics, specializing in hand, wrist
and elbow surgeries. He utilizes nonsurgical and surgical techniques to
treat a variety of conditions, including fracture management, tendon and
nerve repair, nerve compression syndromes, tendonitis and all types of
arthritis. A talented and dedicated physician, Dr. Sullivan enjoys interacting
with patients as well as coordinating patient care with nurses, radiologic
and surgical technologists, and physical and occupational therapists to
ensure optimal outcomes for his patients.
Originally from Los Angeles, California, Dr. Sullivan joined Summit Sports
Medicine & Orthopaedic Surgery in 1999. He is board-certified by the
American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery, holds a Certificate of Added Qualification
in Hand Surgery, and is a fellow of the American Academy of Orthopaedic
Surgeons and the American Society for Surgery of the Hand. In addition
to his work at the Health System, he is also a clinical assistant professor
with the Department of Orthopaedics at Augusta University School of Medicine.
When Dr. Sullivan isn’t practicing medicine he enjoys spending time
with his wife and children.
Summit Sports Medicine & Orthopaedic Surgery, a strategic affiliate
of Southeast Georgia Health System, has three convenient locations. For
more information, call 912-466-7340 in Brunswick, 912-466-5570 on St.
Simons Island or 912-576-6355 in St. Marys.