Hugh C. McLeod, III, M.D. Award of Excellence
To honor the legacy and philosophies of Hugh McLeod an award of excellence was established by the Arthritis Foundation in 2012 to hallmark the worth of his passion for medicine, selflessness in caring for others, and personal struggle with Arthritis. Our 2020 Hugh McLeod an award recipient is Dr. Erroll Bailey, an orthopaedic surgeon at Resurgens Orthopaedics.
Dr. Erroll Bailey is a Board-certified orthopaedic surgeon and specializes in adult reconstruction of the foot and ankle, sports medicine, total ankle replacement, ballet dancer injuries, minimally invasive surgery, and general orthopaedics. He practices in the Midtown and St. Joseph’s locations at Resurgens Orthopaedics.
He received his medical degree from Harvard Medical School and completed his residency at the Harvard Combined Residency Program, followed by a foot and ankle Fellowship at the Hospital for Special Surgery – St. Luke’s, in New York. Dr. Bailey is associated with the American Foot & Ankle Society and the Atlanta Orthopaedic Society. He is affiliated with St. Joseph’s Hospital and Emory Crawford Long Hospital.
Dr. Bailey has been named a Top Doctor in Orthopaedic Surgery by Atlanta magazine for ten years in a row and is frequently honored as a Top Regional Doctor by Castle Connelly. He is a frequent local and international lecturer and has been featured as an expert in the orthopaedic field on CNN, ABC and CBS as well as in numerous print publications including Ladies Home Journal, the Atlanta Journal-Constitution, and the International Foot & Ankle Journal. Dr. Bailey devotes much of his time speaking at schools, churches and community organizations on personal growth, empowerment, and the importance of spirituality.
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