(November 2020) Bayside Orthoapedic Sports Medicine & Rehab Center is proud to welcome sports medicine fellowship trained orthopaedic surgeons Joanne Baird, MD and Trevor M. Stubbs, MD.
Dr. Baird was a Lieutenant Commander at Naval Hospital Pensacola where she served as Department Head of Orthopedic Surgery before joining Bayside Orthopaedic this fall. The New Jersey native completed her undergraduate education at The College of William and Mary with a major in Biology and recognition as a scholar/athlete. Dr. Baird earned her MD from Georgetown University School of Medicine in Washington, DC, followed by service in the US Navy.
She completed her internship and residency in Orthopaedic Surgery at the Naval Medical Center in San Diego, California, including two years deployed onboard the USS GERMANTOWN (LSD 42). Extensive training in combat care and surgery, leadership roles and achievement during her 12-year military medical career earned LCDR Baird multiple awards including the Naval Commendation Medal for sustained acts of heroism or meritorious service in 2019. In 2018 she was recognized as one of the top 100 physicians in the Northwest Florida region for patient satisfaction.
Dr. Baird recently completed a Sports Medicine Fellowship at the Andrews Institute in Gulf Breeze, Florida in 2020. She specializes in sports injuries including thrower’s shoulder and hand injuries as well as arthroscopic joint treatment. Dr. Baird is Board Certified in Orthopaedic Surgery and a member of the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons, American Orthopaedic Society for Sports Medicine, Orthopaedic Trauma Association and Society of Military Orthopaedic Surgeons.
In her free time, you will find her running, playing golf, painting and raising new daughter Ryann with husband Chaz at home in Pensacola, FL.
Dr. Stubbs recently completed a fellowship in Sports Medicine at Lenox Hill Hospital in New York City. During fellowship, he had specialized training in the arthroscopic procedures of the shoulder, elbow, knee, hip, and ankle as well as cartilage restoration. In New York, he served as an assistant team physician for the New York Jets and New York Islanders hockey team.
The Louisiana native completed his undergraduate education at Louisiana State University where he majored in Biochemistry. He earned his MD from Louisiana State University Medical School in New Orleans where he was inducted into the AOA honor society. Dr. Stubbs then moved to Alabama to complete a residency in Orthopedic Surgery at the University of Alabama at Birmingham.
He is a member of the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons, the Alabama Orthopaedic Society, the Arthroscopy Association of North America, and the American Orthopaedic Society for Sports Medicine.
Dr. Stubbs enjoys treating patients of all ages, including new injuries or chronic problems. He and his wife Megan met during their time at LSU and are the proud parents to son AJ. You’ll find him on the sidelines in the fall as team physician for the Robertsdale Bears.
Dr. Baird and Dr. Stubbs will be seeing new patients in our satellite clinics in Foley and now Gulf Shores.