G. Andy Brien, Jr., MD

Andy Brien
G. Andy Brien, Jr., MD

Orthopaedic & Sports Medicine

Dr. Andy Brien is a native of Mendenhall, MS. He is a board-certified by the American Board of Orthopaedic Surgeons, fellowship-trained, sports medicine orthopaedic surgeon. He graduated from Belhaven College with a Bachelor of Science degree in Accounting where he graduated Magna Cum Laude. He received his Doctor of Medicine from the University of Mississippi School of Medicine where he graduated Alpha Omega Alpha & was awarded the Most Outstanding Orthopaedic Medical Student.

Dr. Brien completed Orthopaedic surgery residency at the University of Mississippi Medical Center in 2008. During residency, he was selected to the Zimmer AOA Leadership Conference, and he also completed an AO International Trauma Fellowship in Klagenfurt, Austria. Following residency, he completed a Sports Medicine Fellowship at Baylor College of Medicine in Houston, Texas. During his fellowship, he assisted in the care of both collegiate and professional athletes for the University of Houston, the Houston Texans, and the Houston Astros as well as high schools in the Houston area.

Organizations & Society Memberships

  • American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons Fellow
  • American Orthopaedic Society of Sports Medicine
  • Arthroscopy Association of North America
  • Mississippi Orthopaedic Society
  • Jackson Orthopaedic Society

 

Education:

University of Mississippi School of Medicine

  • Jackson, Mississippi
    MD., May 2003
    Aug 1999-May 2003
  • Belhaven College
    Jackson, Mississippi
    B.S. Accounting, May 1998
    Jackson, Mississippi
    B.S. Accounting, May 1998

Honors/ Scholarships:

  • Graduated-Alpha Omega Alpha May 2003 University of Mississippi School of Medicine
  • Graduated -Magna Cum Laude May 1998 Belhaven College
  • Donald T. Imrie Award May 2003 Most Outstanding Orthopedic Medical Student University of Mississippi School of Medicine
  • Zimmer AOA Leadership Conference June 2007

Board Certifications

  • American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery

Internship :

  • University of Mississippi Medical Center Department of Orthopedic Surgery Jackson, Mississippi : July, 2003-June, 2004

Residency :

  • University of Mississippi Medical Center Department of Orthopedic Surgery Jackson, Mississippi : July, 2004-July, 2008

Fellowships :

  • Baylor Sports Medicine Fellowship Department of Orthopedic Surgery Baylor College of Medicine Houston, TX : August, 2008 – July, 2009
  • AO International Fellowship Trauma Hospital Klagenfurt Klagenfurt, Austria : January – February, 2007

Licensure :

  • Mississippi State Medical License – 2009 : 2003 – 2008
  • Texas State Medical License : 2008 – Present

Certification :

  • American Board of Orthopedic Surgeons Part I : July, 2008 – Passed
  • American Board of Orthopedic Surgeons Part II : July, 2011 – Passed
  • United States Medical Licensing Examination :

    Step I: June, 2001-Passed
    Step II: June, 2002-Passed
    Step III: August, 2005-Passed

  • Advanced Trauma Life Support : September, 2003
  • Advanced Cardiac Life Support : October, 2002
  • Basic Life Support :

    October, 2001
    April,2008