David Gallagher, MD

Board-Certified Orthopedic Surgeon
General/Trauma Specialist

David Gallagher, MD

  • General Orthopedics
  • Sports Medicine
  • Total Joint Replacement
  • Orthopedic Trauma

About David Gallagher, MD

Dr. David Gallagher specializes in general orthopedics, sports medicine, total joint replacement and orthopedic trauma.

Dr. Gallagher received a Bachelor of Science degree in Civil Engineering from the Georgia Institute of Technology in Atlanta, Georgia in 1994. He then attended the Medical College of Georgia in Augusta, graduating in 2001. He completed his orthopedic residency at the same facility in 2006.

Dr. Gallagher’s practice is one of general orthopedics, with a special interest in Orthopedic Trauma, Total Joint Replacement, and Sports Medicine. He is the Director of Orthopedic Trauma at Doctor’s Hospital, which is a Level II Trauma Center. He is currently a clinical preceptor for training students from Augusta University.

He is an active member of Trinity on the Hill United Methodist Church. Through this church, Dr. Gallagher has led a team on an annual medical mission trip to Jamaica, providing medical care to those living in extreme poverty. He is married and has three children.


  • Undergraduate Degree: Georgia Institute of Technology, Atlanta, Georgia
  • Medical Degree: Medical College of Georgia, Augusta, Georgia


  • Orthopedic Surgery Residency: Medical College of Georgia, Augusta, Georgia

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