Mayfield Armstrong Named Orthopaedic/Sports Medicine Director

Thibodaux, Louisiana- September 3, 2013 - Thibodaux Regional Health System is pleased to announce that Mayfield B. Armstrong, ATC, CPed, has joined our staff as Director of Orthopaedic and Sports Medicine Services. Armstrong has more than 35 years experience working as an athletic trainer and consultant with high school, college and professional athletes. He holds the unique credentials of a Certified Athletic Trainer and a Certified Pedorthist. Armstrong has served several roles for the National Football League (NFL) including Head Athletic Trainer for NFL Europe, Head Athletic Trainer for Regional Combines, ATC Concussion Observer for the Atlanta Falcons, and has most recently formed First and Ten Health and Fitness to serve the NFL and its game officials.

Armstrong also served as the Sports Medicine Director for Champion Sports Medicine (CMS), Birmingham, Alabama. CMS works closely in conjunction with world-renowned Orthopaedic surgeon and sports medicine physician, James Andrews, MD, and the Andrews Sports Medicine and Orthopaedic Center in Birmingham.

Armstrong earned a Bachelor of Science degree from Florida State University, and attended Tulane University for post graduate studies. He is board certified by the National Athletic Trainer’s Association and American Board for Certification in Orthotics, Prosthetics & Pedorthics.

“Thibodaux Regional’s Orthopaedic and Sports Medicine Center has been providing exceptional care and service to athletes and others throughout the region,” said Greg Stock, CEO, Thibodaux Regional. “With Mayfield’s extensive knowledge and experience we will be able to further expand our Orthopaedic and Sport Medicine program.”