Dr. Lyle Cain is a board certified orthopedic surgeon specializing in Orthopedic Surgery and Sports Medicine. Dr. Cain is pioneering research in arthroscopy and treatment of sports-related injuries. Dr. Cain is a leading expert in the arthroscopic treatment of knee, shoulder, and elbow injuries.
Dr. Cain received his undergraduate degree at the University of Alabama and also completed his medical degree at the University of Alabama. Dr. Cain accepted an orthopedic residency at the University of Tennessee for Orthopedic Surgery and Sports Medicine and completed a fellowship at American Sports Medicine Institute for Orthopedic Surgery.
Dr. Cain's medical research into modern orthopedic surgical techniques Dr. Cain's research interest involves the evaluation and prevention of injuries in youth sports, as well as the treatment of adult injuries in the shoulder, elbow and knee, including cartilage and meniscal transplantation. Dr. Cain also has a special interest in the emerging field of biological treatment options, including stem cells and growth factors associated with healing.
Dr. Cain is an active member of the medical orthopedic associations including the Board of Directors of the American Sports Institute, the American Baseball Foundation, and the American Orthopedic Society for Sports Medicine.