Uzondu Agochukwu

Associate Professor

Uzondu Agochukwu

Associate Professor

Academic Appointment(s)

Medical College of Georgia
Department of Orthopedic Surgery

  • (706) 721-4666
  • BA 3300


  • MD, Medicine Indiana University Purdue Univ, 2007

  • BS, Microbiology/Bacteriology Louisiana State University Hea, 2003


  • DEAL Drug Enforcement Admin, 2022

  • PHY GA Composite Medical Brd, 2016

Courses Taught Most Recent Academic Year

  • RSUR 5003

  • SURG 5275

    Orthopedics Externship
  • SURG 5007

    Surgery Sub-I


Selected Recent Publications

  • Short-term outcomes after primary reverse total shoulder arthroplasty in patients with cervical spine pathology or previous cervical spine surgery compared to those without., 2022
    Journal Article, Academic Journal
  • OKU Spine Thoracolumbar Trauma, 2021
    Book, Chapter in Scholarly Book-Revised
  • Device profile of the sapphire XTM anterior cervical plate system: overview of its safety and efficacy., 2021
    Journal Article, Academic Journal
  • Type II Odontoid Fractures Case Series: History of Seizures a Risk Factor for Failure of Non-operative Treatment of Type II Odontoid Fractures., 2021
  • Medical Malpractice Claims and Mitigation Strategies Following Spine Surgery., 2021
    Journal Article, Academic Journal

University Service

  • Black Men Of MCG 2020 - Present

    Role: Faculty Advisor

Professional Service

  • AO Spine North America 2020 - Present