Joseph J. Estwanik, III, MD Independent Medical Examiner

Contact this IME Doctor

  • Company: Metrolina Orthopaedic & Sports Medicine Clinic, PA
  • Phone: 704 334 4663
  • Cell: 704 604 0543
  • Fax: 704 343 0811
  • Website:

Specialty 1: Orthopedic Surgery

Specialty 2: Sports Medicine

Keywords/Search Terms: Sports medicine physician and orthopaedic specialist Joseph Estwanik, M.D. FACSM studied orthopaedic surgery at The Cleveland Clinic and Wake Forest University School of Medicine. Ringside Medicine

Medical School: Wake Forest University School of Medicine

License(s): NC, FL

Years in Practice: 40+

  • 15+ years performing IMEs

IME Training: SEAK

Additional Information

Some of his notable recognitions include: Board Certified in Orthopedic Surgery A Fellow of the American College of Sports Medicine Asst. Professor, Dept. of Orthopaedic Surgery, Wake Forest University School of Medicine Chairman, Sports Medicine Committee, USA Boxing 1988 - 1996 Former President, Medical Alumni Association, Wake Forest University. President, Association of Ringside Physicians, 2010 - Present. Inducted into the Carolinas Boxing Hall of Fame, 2009 Second Medical Opinion Physician for NFL Players Association Author, Sports Medicine for the Combat Arts, 1996 Dr. Ray Wesson Award, National Physician of the Year, USA Boxing 1977