Brian S. Dodd, PA-C

Brian S. Dodd, PA-C

Back, Neck & Spine

Advanced Trauma Life Support Certified, Board Certified Physician Assistant, Surgical Residency Specializing in Cardiothoracic Surgery

Foothills Region

Granite Falls

Brian Dodd majored in biochemistry at the University of Georgia and received his degree as a physician assistant from Western Michigan University. He then was selected into the surgical residency program at Spectrum health in Grand Rapids, Michigan.

He joined the U.S. Army out of high school at the age of 17. He served in the army medical corp as a hospital medic in California and Frankfurt, Germany.

After completing his training, he accepted a position in Boise, Idaho working with a functional neurosurgeon, where he was in practice for over a decade. He now practices as an orthopedic physician assistant with an emphasis on spinal surgery. He assists Dr. Maxy in surgery, and also routinely sees patients in the hospital and office.

A native of Detroit, he has lived in eight different states and now, with his wife of 26 years, calls North Carolina home

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  • Undergraduate: University of Georgia
  • Physician Assistant Degree: Western Michigan University
  • Residency: Spectrum Health in Grand Rapids, Michigan

Specialties & Services

EmergeOrtho is full of wonderful doctors! They make sure they go over every little thing and explain stuff so that you understand. I have 4 different doctors here and have been pleased with them all.

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They treat you with respect take the time to understand what your needs are and work toward that gold of fixing the problem. Very professional in everything they do I love going there for treatment can't say that about many healthcare systems. I recommend EmergeOrtho to everyone I see.

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