Orthopaedic Surgeon Will Practice at Lexington Orthopaedics
West Columbia, S.C. – Lexington Medical Center is pleased to welcome Randy Beard, MD, to its network of care at Lexington Orthopaedics. He joins the board-certified surgeons and highly skilled providers at the practice to provide comprehensive sports medicine services and orthopaedic care.
Dr. Beard specializes in hip and knee replacements and revisions. He offers patients the latest minimally invasive options for total hip replacements, including direct anterior hip procedures. Dr. Beard also performs partial and total knee replacements and complex revisions of worn out, broken, unstable, painful, recalled, metal-on-metal or infected implants.
After graduating cum laude with a bachelor’s degree in religion from Princeton University in Princeton, New Jersey, Dr. Beard earned his medical degree from the Wake Forest University School of Medicine in Winston-Salem, North Carolina. While in medical school, Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Medical Society and the Gold Humanism Honor Society recognized his academic performance and inducted him into their societies.
Dr. Beard then completed his orthopaedic surgery residency at Wake Forest Baptist Health in Winston-Salem, North Carolina, where he received the department’s highest award for surgical performance for three consecutive years. He went on to complete the prestigious Otto E. Aufranc Fellowship in Adult Reconstructive Surgery at New England Baptist Hospital in Boston.
A member of the American Association of Hip and Knee Surgeons, the American Orthopaedic Association, the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons and the Orthopaedic Research and Education Foundation, he has authored numerous articles and book chapters that highlight his evidence-based surgical approach.
Dr. Beard is accepting new patients.