Cameron K. Ledford, M.D.

  1. Orthopedic Surgeon


  1. Jacksonville, Florida



Cameron Ledford, M.D., is a Consultant in the Department of Orthopedic Surgery at Mayo Clinic in Florida. Dr. Ledford specializes in Adult Reconstruction Surgery, and has special interests in primary hip and knee replacements (arthroplasty), including robotic joint replacement, as well as hip and knee revision surgery. He treats all disorders of the hip and knee, including: hip arthritis, knee arthritis, hip dysplasia, failed hip or knee replacements, periprosthetic joint infection, and hip/knee fractures.

He earned a bachelor's degree in Chemistry and graduated Summa Cum Laude from Wichita State University in Wichita, Kansas. He completed his Doctor of Medicine degree and graduated Alpha Omega Alpha from University of Kansas School of Medicine in Kansas City, Kansas. Dr. Ledford received his orthopedic surgery training at Duke University Medical Center in Durham, North Carolina, followed by a fellowship in Adult Lower Extremity Reconstruction at Mayo Clinic in Rochester, Minnesota.

Dr. Ledford was named a Harry Memorial Scholar at Wichita State University, which is awarded based upon academic leadership, and remains one of Kansas' most prestigious scholarships. He was a captain on the conference winning, "Sweet 16" WSU basketball team in 2006 while also being named Senior Honor Man of the Year. During medical school and residency, Dr. Ledford served many leadership roles including President of his medical school class, John A. Feagin Medical Leadership scholar, and Chief Orthopedic Resident.

Dr. Ledford has authored multiple peer-reviewed publications and numerous book chapters within his field. He remains an active member of American Association of Hip and Knee Surgeons, American Association of Orthopedic Surgeons, and serves as a peer reviewer for the Journal of Arthroplasty.

  1. Acetabular fracture
  2. Arthritis
  3. Failed total hip replacement
  4. Failed total knee replacement
  5. Hip arthritis
  6. Hip dysplasia
  7. Infected total hip replacement
  8. Infected total knee replacement
  9. Knee arthritis
  10. Periprosthetic fracture
  11. Prosthetic joint infection
  1. Acetabular repair
  2. Direct anterior approach hip replacement
  3. Hip fracture surgery
  4. Hip replacement
  5. Hip replacement revision
  6. Knee fracture surgery
  7. Knee replacement
  8. Knee replacement revision
  9. Lower extremity reconstruction
  10. Partial knee replacement
  11. Robot-assisted partial knee resurfacing
  12. Unicompartmental knee replacement
  • Adult lower extremity reconstruction
  • Primary total hip and knee replacements
  • Unicompartmental (partial) knee replacements
  • Revision total hip and knee replacements
  • Infected total hip and knee replacements
  • Developmental dysplasia of the hip
  • Periprosthetic fractures
  • Robot-assisted joint replacement
  1. 2016
    Fellow - Adult Lower Extremity ReconstructionMayo School of Graduate Medical Education
  2. 2014
    Residency - Orthopedic SurgeryDuke University Medical Center
  3. 2010
    MDUniversity of Kansas Medical Center
  4. 2006
    BS - Major: Chemistry, Minor: PsychologyWichita State University


  1. 2018
    Orthopaedic SurgeryAmerican Board of Orthopaedic Surgery

Awards and honors

  1. 2014
    Chief Resident - Department of Orthopedic SurgeryDuke University Medical Center
  2. 2014
    Piedmont Orthopedic Society Ralph A. Coonrad Traveling FellowDuke University Medical Center
  3. 2014
    John A. Feagin Medical Leadership ScholarDuke University Medical Center and School of Medicine
  4. 2013
    Best Resident Research AwardNorth Carolina Orthopaedic Association Meeting
  5. 2013
    Resident Scholar at National Orthopedic Leadership ConferenceAmerican Academy of Orthopedic Surgeons
  6. 2010
    Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Society InducteeUniversity of Kansas School of Medicine
  7. 2008
    Gold Humanism Honor Society MemberUniversity of Kansas Medical Center
  8. 2006
    Graduated Summa Cum LaudeWichita State University
  9. 2006
    President Academic Excellence AwardMissouri Valley Conference
  10. 2006
    Team Captain and Most Inspirational PlayerWichita State University
  11. 2006
    Senior Honor Man of the YearWichita State University
  12. 2002
    Harry S. Gore Memorial ScholarWichita State University

Professional memberships

  1. 2020 - present
    MemberMedical Device Sterilization and Disinfection Oversight Group
  2. 2019 - present
    Physician LeadOrthopedic Surgery Practice Optimization and Acceleration
  3. 2018
    Abstract ReviewerAAHKS Annual Meeting, American Association of Hip and Knee Surgeons
  4. 2015 - present
    MemberPiedmont Orthopedic Society
  5. 2014 - present
    MemberAmerican Association of Hip and Knee Surgeons
  6. 2010 - present
    MemberAmerican Academy of Orthopedic Surgeons
  7. 2010 - present
    MemberAlumni Association, University of Kansas Medical School
  8. 2008 - 2010
    Class PresidentUniversity of Kansas Medical School
  9. 2006 - present
    National Advisory Council MemberWichita State University Foundation