Michael D. Lauffenburger, MD

Michael D. Lauffenburger, MD
4.8 of 5


  • Elbow
  • Knee
  • Shoulder
  • Sports Medicine

Fellowship Trained:

  • Shoulder & Elbow
  • Sports Medicine

Yes. I am very happy with everything I have had done. I think Dr. Lauffenberger is the best.

- Paula G.


  • University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill - Bachelor of Science
  • University of North Carolina School of Medicine - Doctor of Medicine
  • University of Kentucky - Orthopedic Residency
  • Hughston Clinic - Fellowship, Shoulder Surgery & Sports Medicine


  • Dr. Lauffenburger enjoys spending time outside, walking his dogs, working with chainsaws and tractors, building things, traveling, and mountain biking. 
  • His other interests include music, photography, science, and nature. He is also a Carolina Basketball super-fan!


  • Specializes in Sports Medicine, Shoulder & Knee Arthroscopy, Elbow Surgery
  • Fellow, American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons
  • Diplomate, American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery
  • Member, North Carolina Medical Society
  • Member, Southern Orthopaedic Association
  • Board Certified Physician


  • Winston-Salem Journal, Readers Choice Award Winner, 2021