sudduthCareer History:
William Douglas Sudduth, M.D. received his undergraduate degree from the University of Alabama in Tuscaloosa, Alabama in 1964. After graduation, he attended medical school at the University of Alabama School of Medicine in Birmingham and earned his medical degree in 1968. At that time, Dr. Sudduth completed a surgical internship at Carraway Methodist Medical Center. From 1969 to 1971 he was a flight surgeon with the United States Naval Reserve Medical Corps, 6th Mediterranean Fleet. He then went on to complete his orthopaedic surgery fellowship and residency at the University of Alabama in 1974.

Dr. Sudduth established his private practice in Selma, Alabama from 1974 to 1991 with Selma Orthopaedic Associates.  He relocated to Tuscaloosa, Alabama, where he practiced at Alabama Orthopaedics & Spine Center of Tuscaloosa specializing in surgery and sports medicine until 2007.  In January 2008, Dr. Sudduth joined Southlake Orthopaedics Sports Medicine and Spine Center. From his many years of practice his special interest is treating shoulder disorders.  He joined Birmingham Orthopedics Sports and Spine in June 2015.

Training & Education:
Medical School:  University of Alabama Medical School, Birmingham, Alabama 1968
Surgical Internships:  Carraway Methodist Medical Center 1968-1969, United States Naval Reserve Medical Corps, 6th Mediterranean Fleet 1969-1971
Orthopaedic Surgery Residency:  University of Alabama Medical School, Birmingham, Alabama 1974
 
Certifications & Associations:
American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery 1975
American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons 1978 
Southern Orthopaedic Society, Tuscaloosa County Medical Society

Hospital Affiliations 
Medplex Outpatient Surgery Center, Northport Hospital, Tuscaloosa Surgical Center, Fayette County Hospital