Joseph M. Sherrill, MD

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Precision Sports Medicine & Orthopedics - Vestavia
200 Montgomery Highway
Suite 125
Vestavia, AL 35216
Phone: (205) 822-4357
Fax: (205) 874-9612
Hours: Monday - Friday: 7am - 4pm


  • Orthopedic Surgery (Surgery of Hand Orthopedic)

Board Certification:

  • American Board of Orthopedic Surgery Lifetime Member, 1983
  • American Board of Orthopedic Surgery Qualification for Surgery of the Hand added
    MOC Participating Member 1994, 2000, 2010, 2021


  • Fellowship University of Alabama at Birmingham – Surgery of the Hand
  • Residency University of Alabama at Birmingham – Orthopedic Surgery
  • Residency Baptist Medical Center Montclair – General Surgery
  • Internship University of South Alabama – General Surgery
  • Doctor of Medicine University of Alabama
  • Bachelor of Science University of Alabama

About the Provider:

Dr. Joseph Sherrill is a practicing orthopedic and hand surgeon at Precision Sports Medicine and Orthopedics in Vestavia, Alabama and is part of the Brookwood Baptist Health network.

Dr. Sherrill is a fourth generation Alabama physicians and is a third generation Alabama orthopedic surgeon. He has been in practice in Birmingham, Alabama since 1980 and is double Board Certified in both orthopedic and hand surgery, and is a lifetime member of the American Society for Surgery of the Hand (ASSH).

He was an Associate Professor at the University of Alabama at Birmingham (UAB) and will continue to serve as the Director of the Hand Surgery Fellowship program.

Dr. Sherrill specializes in the surgical and non-surgical treatment of disorders involving the elbow, forearm, wrist, and hand.

Dr. Sherrill utilizes a comprehensive rehabilitation protocols to maximize recovery from both surgical and nonsurgical conditions.

Clinical Interest:

His clinical expertise includes:

  • Arthroscopy of the wrist and hand
  • Arthroplasty or joint replacement of the elbow, wrist, and hand
  • Complex fracture repair of the elbow, forearm, wrist, and hand
  • Treatment for compressive neuropathies such as carpal tunnel, cubital tunnel, and Guyon’s canal syndrome
  • Treatment for peripheral nerve and tendon injuries
  • Treatment for tendonitis such as trigger finger, De Quervain’s tenosynovitis, and tennis elbow
  • Treatment for Dupuytren disease; surgical or collagenase.
  • Tendon transfer


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Affiliated with Brookwood Baptist Health Primary and Specialty Care Network