A graduate of Williams College in Massachusetts, Dr. Webb went on to earn his medical degree and then awards for overall performance, research, and commitment to orthopedic education, during his orthopedic surgery residency.
While completing his sports medicine fellowship, Dr. Webb was an assistant team physician for the Boston Celtics and the Northeastern Huskies.
Dr. Webb has expertise in cartilage restoration procedures and alternatives to total knee replacement surgery in younger patients. He has conducted research and lectured on cartilage injuries, presented papers at national and international meetings, and is a reviewer for The Journal of Arthroscopic and Related Surgery.
Treating conditions affecting the shoulder and knee, Dr. Webb has a special interest in sports medicine and the prevention and treatment of athletic injuries in patients of all ages. He is also an Affiliate Professor at the University of New Hampshire, and has been a Team Physician for the University of New Hampshire Wildcats since 2005. Dr. Webb is on staff at Wentworth-Douglass Hospital in Dover and Frisbie Memorial Hospital in Rochester.
In addition, Dr. Webb is skilled in the latest MACI (autologous cultured chondrocytes on porcine collagen membrane) procedures for the repair of cartilage defects of the knee in adult patients. With numerous successful implantations completed, Dr. Webb is on the leading edge of cartilage defect repairs.
Did you know? Dr. Gavin Webb performed the first MACI cartilage transplant procedure in Northern New England.Subspecialties: Sports Medicine, Arthroscopic Surgery, Shoulder & Knee Surgery, Cartilage Restoration SurgeryMedical Degree: University of Vermont School of MedicineInternships: General Surgery: Maine Medical Center, PortlandResidency: Orthopedic Surgery: State University of New York at Buffalo Sports Medicine Certifications: American Board Certified in Orthopedic Surgery and Subspecialty Board Certified in Orthopedic Sports Medicine, American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons (Fellow)Fellowship: New England Baptist Hospital, BostonMemberships: American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery (Diplomate), American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons (Fellow), Arthroscopy Association of North America, American Orthopaedic Society for Sports Medicine, New Hampshire Orthopaedic Society, New Hampshire Medical SocietyTestimonial: “I am writing less than 48 hours after you performed surgery on me because I can’t believe how quickly my shoulder has responded. Thank you for the great job you did. I believe I was very fortunate to have you as my surgeon.”