Orthopedic Surgeon Dr. Charles Hartzog

Charles W. Hartzog, Jr., M.D.


Sports Medicine Fellowship


Dr. Charles Hartzog has completed a fellowship in arthroscopic surgery and sports medicine and is a board-certified orthopedic surgeon. He is a graduate of The University of Alabama School of Medicine and completed his residency at Tulane University. He completed his fellowship at the Mississippi Sports Medicine and Orthopaedic Center in Jackson, Mississippi. Dr. Hartzog has been in private practice since 1997. He has three children.

Education & Training

Bachelor of Science: Birmingham–Southern College, Birmingham, AL
Doctor of Medicine: The University of Alabama at Birmingham School of Medicine, Birmingham, AL
Orthopedic Surgery Residency: Tulane University School of Medicine, New Orleans, LA
Sports Medicine Fellowship: Mississippi Sports Medicine and Orthopaedic Center, Jackson, MS

Board Certification

American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery

Professional Associations

Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Medical Society
American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons
American Medical Association
Arthroscopy Association of North America

Hospital Affiliations

Jackson Hospital
Jackson Surgery Center
Montgomery Surgery Center

  • As sports move forward under COVID-19 restrictions and athletes gear up for the coming winter and spring seasons, the sports medicine specialists at Alabama Orthopedic Specialists offer guidance to help keep athletes safe and healthy. Parents and athletes seeking expert bone, joint and muscle care are encouraged to call (334) 274-9000 to schedule a safe appointment at one of the practice’s locations in Montgomery at 4294 Lomac St. and 4650 Woodmere Blvd., in Prattville at 461 E. Main St. or in Wetumpka at 277 Huntress St., Suite 202.