Dr. Ross Brakeville, PT, DPT, STC, TPI-CFI is the owner of Georgia Sports Medicine
Specialists. Dr. Brakeville graduated from Maryville College in 1987 with degrees in Science
and Physical Therapy. He went on to earn a Doctor of Physical Therapy and Specialty
Certification in Sports Physical Therapy from the University of St. Augustine in 2007. Dr.
Brakeville has continued his pursuit of orthopaedic and sports medicine education with clinical
internships in pediatric and adult orthopedic programs facilitated by recognized physicians in
Athens, Macon and Atlanta Georgia.
Dr. Brakeville’s involvement in education includes a residency site for Emory University’s
Physical Therapy’s orthopaedic residency program. He is an adjunct instructor for KSU’s Nurse
Practitioner program teaching Orthopaedic Evaluation Methods and a guest lecturer for several
Physical Therapy programs teaching Evaluation and Management of The Adolescent Athlete. He has
presented throughout the Southeast on sports medicine topics to such groups as Family Practice
Physicians, Physical Therapists, GATA, PGA, PTA, and Coaches.
In addition to his teaching schedule, Dr. Brakeville has written two books on golf biomechanics,
writes a regular column for local magazines and has hosted a weekly segment on The Golf Show.
His sports medicine programs include Cherokee County’s high school system World of
Gymnastics/Cheer, Reinhardt University, Impact Soccer Association, Old Town Tennis and PGA Tour
Superstore in Kennesaw.