Dr. Dedmond is a practicing orthopaedic trauma surgeon in Columbia, South Carolina. His received his undergraduate degree from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill and then stayed on at UNC-Chapel Hill to complete his medical degree, where he graduated with highest distinction.
Dr. Dedmond completed his orthopaedic residency at Palmetto Health Richland Memorial Hospital in Columbia, South Carolina where he was named most outstanding resident across all specialties. He then completed his orthopaedic traumatology fellowship at Wake Forest University under the direction of Dr. Larry Webb.
Now in practice for over 10 years, Dr. Dedmond has been active in research and education. He has had his research published in the most prestigious orthopaedic journals including the Journal of Orthopaedic Trauma and the Journal of the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons. He has also served on faculty at numerous orthopaedic conferences and symposia.
As a physician-inventor who has gone through the process himself with MR1 prior to joining the company, Dr. Dedmond is uniquely positioned to assist other physician-inventors in developing their products and bringing them to market. As the most recent addition to the MR1 team, Dr. Dedmond perhaps said it best…”MR1 is an amazing company. The integrity of the individuals involved, the unique skill sets and talents, the connections to industry, the tremendous collaboration, and the commitment to excellence have driven me to be a part of this company. I cannot wait to help others realize their dreams the way MR1 helped me.”