Dr. Buddy Savoie is a Louisiana native and a graduate of the Louisiana State University School of Medicine. He completed his Orthopaedic surgery residency in 1987 at the University of Mississippi Medical Center. Dr. Savoie completed three fellowship; an arthroscopy fellowship in Richmond, Virginia, an A-O International fellowship in Basel, Switzerland, and a hand and microvascular fellowship at the Medical College of Wisconsin and the Mayo Clinic. He is known throughout the United Sates and overseas as an accomplished author and teacher. Dr. Savoie has special interests in shoulder, elbow, and wrist surgery.