Matthew O. Barrett, M.D.



Specialties

  • Joint Replacement

Locations

  • Murfreesboro

Biography

Dr. Barrett is a 2002 graduate of the University of Tennessee College of Medicine. He completed a residency in orthopaedics at University of Missouri-Columbia Hospital and Clinics in 2006, becoming the Chief Resident Physician through 2007. A Fellowship in Joint Replacement at The Anderson Clinic (Engh) – Anderson Orthopaedic Research Institute in Alexandria, Virginia was completed in July 2008. As well as Joint Replacement, Dr. Barrett works on partial (unicompartmental) and Deuce (bicompartmental) joint replacement, revision joint replacement of the hip and knee, as well as hip resurfacing.


Dr. Barret has authored eleven (11) published articles in major orthopaedic journals. Three of these were published in Journal of Bone and Joint Surgery, the foremost journal in the field of orthopaedics. Dr. Barrett was also the primary author of the two textbook chapters focused on orthopaedics and joint replacement.



Dr. Barrett enjoys activities time with his wife and son, as well as golf, tennis, hunting and fishing. He is accomplished in guitar and piano, an avid marathon runner and does woodworking and carpentry for fun. He is involved also in church activities.


Certifications

  • American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery

Education

Undergraduate:
- Florida College, Temple Terrace, FL (A.A. 1992)
- Martin Methodist College, Pulaski, TN (1993-1995)
- University of South Florida, Tampa, FL (1995-1996)
- Middle Tennessee State University, Murfreesboro, TN (B.S. 1998)


Medical School:
- University of Tennessee College of Medicine, Memphis, TN (M.D. 2002)


Internship:
- University of Missouri-Columbia Hospital and Clinics, Orthopaedic Surgery (2002-2003)


Residency:
- Orthopaedic Resident Physician, University of Missouri-Columbia Hospital and Clinics, Orthopaedic Surgery (2003-2006)
- Chief Resident Physician, University of Missouri-Columbia Hospital and Clinics, Orthopaedic Surgery (2006-2007)


Fellowship:
- Joint Replacement, The Anderson Clinic, Anderson Orthopaedic Research Institute (2007-2008)


Awards

  • Steve Olson Resident Research Award June 2006
  • Alpha Omega Alpha, University of Tennessee Beta Chapter 2002
  • University of Tennessee Clinical Scholar 1998
  • Beta Beta Beta Biology Honor Society, Middle Tennessee State University 1997-1998
  • Dean’s List 1990-1998
  • College Basketball Academic All-American 1995
  • Awarded Athletic Scholarship 1994, 1995
  • Academic Scholarship 1990-1995
  • College Basketball Letterman 1990-1995
  • Martin College Scholar Athlete of the Year 1995
  • Martin Methodist College of Education Student of the Year 1995
  • Florida College Biology Student of the Year 1992

Physician Assistant

  • Elizabeth Bakos, PA-C