R. Amadeus G. Mason, M.D.

Assistant Professor of Orthopaedics

Emory University School of Medicine

Assistant Professor of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation

Emory University School of Medicine

Phone: 404-778-3350

Additional Contact Information

Mailing Address:

Emory Orthopaedics & Spine Center

59 Executive Park South
Suite 1000

Atlanta, GA 30329

Education

  • Medical School, Howard University School of Medicine, Washington, D.C., 1994
  • Residency: Orthopaedic Surgery, University of Southern California Medical Center, Los Angeles, CA, 1996
  • Residency: Family Medicine, University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey, Plainsboro, NJ, 1999
  • Fellowship: Primary Care Sports Medicine, American Sports Medicine Institute (ASMI), Birmingham, AL, 2002
  • Fellowship: Primary Care Sports Medicine, Emory Sports Medicine Center, Atlanta, GA, 2009

Biography

Dr. Mason is board certified in Sports Medicine with a special interest in track and field, running injuries and exercise testing. He has been trained in diagnostic musculoskeletal ultrasound, and Platelet Rich Plasma (PRP) injection. Dr. Mason is Team Physician for USA Track and Field and the National Scholastic Athletics Foundation, Tucker High School, Georgia Tech and Emory University  Track and Field.

Dr. Mason has been invited to be a resident physician at the US Olympic Training Center, a Sports Medicine consultant in his homeland of Jamaica and the Chief Medical Officer at multiple USA Track and Field international competitions. He has also been a frequently featured guest CNN’s fit nation commenting on a wide variety of topics related to athletics and running injuries. Dr. Mason attended Princeton University and was Captain of the track team.

Society Memberships

  • American Medical Athletic Association (AMAA), 2005 – Present
  • American Road Race Medical Society (ARRMS), 2005 – Present
  • USATF, Sports Medicine & Science Committee, 2003 – Present
  • Nation Medical Association (NMA), 1999 – Present
  • American Medical Society for Sports Medicine (AMSSM), 1998 – Present
  • American College of Sports Medicine (ACSM), 1998 – Present
  • American Academy of Family Physicians (AAFP), 1998 – Present     
  • USA Track & Field (USATF), 1997 – Present