Russell A. Hudgens, MD

AOC Dr. Hudgens

Area of Specialty

  • General Orthopaedics


  • Board Certified by the American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery


  • Residency; University of South Alabama Medical Center, Mobile, AL - Orthopaedic Surgery
  • Internship; University of South Alabama Medical Center, Mobile, AL - General Surgery
  • University of South Alabama College of Medicine, Mobile, AL - Doctor of Medicine
  • Auburn University, Auburn, AL - Bachelor of Science in Biology


  • Alabama Orthopaedic Society
  • American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons
  • Clinical Orthopaedic Society
  • Medical Association of the State of Alabama
  • Medical Society of Mobile County
  • Southern Orthopaedic Association

Hospital Affiliations

  • Jackson Medical Center
  • Mobile Infirmary Medical Center
  • Springhill Medical Center

Additional information, articles and links about Dr. Hudgens

Orthopaedic Publications

An irreducible knee dislocation: a case report. Hudgens RA, Chiasson BJ, Crotty JM, Nimityongskul P. Am J Orthop (Belle Mead NJ). 1999 Dec;28(12):711-3. Ultrasonography in the management of developmental dysplasia of the hip (DDH). Nimityongskul P, Hudgens RA, Anderson LD, Melhem RE, Green AE Jr, Saleeb SF. J Pediatr Orthop. 1995 Nov-Dec;15(6):741-6.


"Would recommend 100%. Dr Hudgens is awesome"

— Anonymous

Rating: 5 Star

"He is very good and understanding and he’s not trying to rush you out the office"

— Anonymous

Rating: 5 Star

"can't find a better Dr.he has a perfect patient care attitude .Explain everything where you can understand .Really nice guy over all."

— Frances Cunningham

Rating: 5 Star

"Explained my problem, my options and has excellent people skills. Everyone I know that goes to Dr. Hudgens, including my daughter thinks he is the best!!"

— Jan

Rating: 5 Star

"Very good. Wouldn't use any other orthopedic dr"

— Anonymous

Rating: 5 Star

"Dr. Hudgens is everything you want in a physician. Professional, knowledgeable and compassionate. He takes time to listen to his patients - a vanishing trait in healthcare providers these days."

— Susan

Rating: 5 Star

"Dr Hudgens was wonderful with my 93 year old mother when she broke a bone in her foot recently. He was kind and gentle with her and explained everything in a way that she could understand. The staff was kind and helpful also. 5 stars!"

— Mabel Hinton

Rating: 5 Star


— Kenny Hightower

Rating: 4 Star

"I have been seeing Dr. Hudgens for a while..He is caring and takes time to explain what's going on with your body..He has a Great bedside manner..I would recommend him to anyone that needs an orthopedic Dr.."

— Cynthia Fennell

Rating: 5 Star

"I have been seeing Dr. Russell Hudgens for six years and he is great. I've had one total knee replacement and am scheduled to have my other knee replaced soon. Dr. Hudgen takes the time needed to listen to your concerns. He cares about your health and is also interested in your family's health. I highly recommend him and his staff,"

— Anonymous

Rating: 5 Star