John J. Greco, MD

Orthopaedic Surgeon & Sports Medicine Specialist

Dr. Greco is a member of The Orthopaedic Center Sports Medicine Team. He is board-certified in orthopaedic surgery and sports medicine. He specializes in arthroscopic and open reconstruction of the knee and shoulder. Dr. Greco is a volunteer Clinical Assistant Professor at the University of Alabama School of Medicine, Alabama College of Osteopathic Medicine, and the University of Alabama in Birmingham Medical School

Dr. Greco is the head team physician for Alabama A & M University, the Huntsville Havoc hockey team, as well as numerous area high school athletic programs. He also serves as the Medical Director for Huntsville Hospital Sports Center, medical staff for the Alabama High School Athletic Association (AHSAA), a consultant for Major League Fishing (MLF), and Sports Medicine Physician for Strike King Lure Company’s Elite National Pro Fishing Staff. He is currently involved in research validating the clinical use of platelet-rich plasma (PRP), synthetic articular cartilage transplants, and research with Smith and Nephew about the long-term effects of bio composite results with anterior cruciate ligament screws.

Dr. Greco specializes in patellofemoral knee pain and rotator cuff treatment. He is an avid outdoorsman in both hunting and fishing, and treats many outdoorsmen for various ailments of the shoulder, knee, and elbow.

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  • American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons
  • Alabama Orthopaedic Society
  • Madison County Medical Society
  • Medical Association of the State of Alabama
  • American Orthopaedic Society for Sports Medicine
  • Southern Orthopaedic Association

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Dr. John J. Greco


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