Julie Gladden Barré, MD, PT, a board-certified orthopaedic surgeon specializing in sports medicine, joins Hughston Orthopaedics, the newest satellite of Hughston Clinic in Fleming Island, FL. Dr. Barré earned her undergraduate degree in physical education from Florida State University in 1990. She then went on to do post-baccalaureate work and to complete a physical therapy degree from Florida A & M University, graduating summa cum laude in 1992. For 7 years she worked as a physical therapist with high school, collegiate, professional, and Olympic athletes before earning her medical degree at Florida State University in 2005. Dr. Barré did her orthopaedic surgery internship and residency at the Medical College of Georgia in Augusta. As part of the sports medicine service in Augusta, she treated high school and college athletes in clinic, on the sidelines of Friday night football games, and at Saturday morning injury clinics. Additionally, Dr. Barré was the 2011-2012 sports medicine fellow at the Hughston Foundation where she was involved in 2 different research projects that are now being prepared for publication, “Humeral Resurfacing vs Total Shoulder Arthroplasty for the Treatment of Primary Glenohumeral Osteoarthritis” and “Repair vs Biceps Tenodesis in Type II SLAP Tears in the 35-55 Age Cohort.” Since then, Dr. Barré has been practicing at Orange Park Medical Center First Coast Orthopedics and is Chief of Orthopedics at Orange Park Medical Center. She also serves as the team physician for Orange Park High School
Dr. Barré is licensed in the states of Florida, Georgia, and Alabama. She is a Fellow of the American Academy of Orthopedic Surgeons, as well as a member of the American Medical Association, the American Orthopaedic Society for Sports Medicine, the Arthroscopy Association of North America, and the Clay and Duval County Medical Societies.