Courtney E. Sherman, M.D.

  1. Orthopedic Surgeon

Specialty Groups


  1. Jacksonville, Florida



Courtney Sherman, M.D., is an Assistant Professor and Consultant in the Department of Orthopedic Surgery at Mayo Clinic in Florida. Dr. Sherman specializes in Orthopedic Oncology and Adult Reconstruction, and has special interests in hip and knee replacements, hip and knee revisions, avascular necrosis of the hip, bone and soft tissue tumors and orthopedic oncology. She treats disorders of the arthritic hip and knee, complex arthroplasty, tumors of the arms, legs and pelvis including: hip and knee replacements including direct anterior total hip arthroplasty, total knee arthroplasty including robotic procedures and partial knee arthroplasty, bone and soft tissue tumor resections and complex reconstructions, hip decompression with or without stem cells for avascular necrosis and complex revision total hip and total knee arthroplasty.

She earned a bachelor's degree in Natural Sciences and graduated Summa Cum Laude from University of Akron in Akron, Ohio. She completed her Doctor of Medicine degree and graduated the Glasgow-Rubin Citation of Academic Achievement from Northeastern Ohio Universities College of Medicine in Rootstown, Ohio. Dr. Sherman received her orthopedic surgery training at the Mayo Clinic in Rochester, Minnesota, followed by a fellowship in Orthopedic Oncology Mayo Clinic in Rochester, Minnesota.

Dr. Sherman is an advocate for women in orthopedic surgery and is a member of the Ruth Jackson society, mentors residents and fellows in orthopedic surgery and leads an annual Perry Initiative event at Mayo Clinic Jacksonville to encourage young women to consider Orthopedic Surgery or Engineering as a career.

Dr. Sherman has authored many scientific publications, contributed authorship to multiple books, and has served on the Mayo Clinic Hospital Practice subcommittee and Mayo Clinic surgical quality subcommittee.

  1. Aneurysmal bone cyst
  2. Avascular necrosis
  3. Benign bone tumor
  4. Bone cancer
  5. Bone tumor
  6. Chondrosarcoma
  7. Chordoma
  8. Ewing sarcoma
  9. Failed total hip replacement
  10. Failed total knee replacement
  11. Femoral nonunion
  12. Fibrosarcoma
  13. Giant cell tumor
  14. Hip dysplasia
  15. Hip fracture
  16. Infected total hip replacement
  17. Infected total knee replacement
  18. Liposarcoma
  19. Myxofibrosarcoma
  20. Osteoarthritis
  21. Osteochondroma
  22. Osteogenic sarcoma
  23. Osteoid osteoma
  24. Osteosarcoma
  25. Osteosclerotic myeloma
  26. Pathologic fracture
  27. Pelvic bone tumor
  28. Pelvis fracture
  29. Periprosthetic fracture
  30. Prosthetic joint infection
  31. Rhabdomyosarcoma
  32. Sarcoma
  33. Synovial sarcoma
  1. Bone biopsy
  2. Hemipelvectomy
  3. Hip core decompression
  4. Hip fracture surgery
  5. Hip replacement
  6. Hip replacement revision
  7. Joint replacement revisions
  8. Knee replacement
  9. Knee replacement revision
  10. Osteotomy
  11. Pelvic tumor surgery
  12. Periacetabular osteotomy
  13. Rotationplasty
  • Orthopedic oncology
  • Adult reconstruction
  • Hip dysplasia and pelvic osteotomies
  • Bone and soft tissue tumors
  • Extremity and pelvic sarcomas
  • Hip and knee replacements and revisions
  1. 2012
    Fellow - Orthopedic OncologyMayo School of Graduate Medical Education, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine
  2. 2011
    Chief ResidentMayo School of Graduate Medical Education, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine
  3. 2011
    Resident - Orthopedic SurgeryMayo School of Graduate Medical Education, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine
  4. 2006
    MDNortheastern Ohio Universities College of Medicine
  5. 2002
    BS - Natural Sciences, Chemistry Minor, Summa Cum LaudeUniversity of Akron


  1. 2014
    Orthopaedic SurgeryAmerican Board of Orthopaedic Surgery

Awards and honors

  1. 2013
    Rookie Surgeon of the YearMayo Clinic, Jacksonville, FL
  2. 2013
    Sarcoma Team Member, Team of the YearInternal Medicine Grand Rounds
  3. 2012
    Most distinguished resident poster, Mayo YIR symposiumMayo Clinic
  4. 2012
    Best orthopedic oncology clinical podium presentationAmerican Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons
  5. 2011
    Best clinical paperMusculoskeletal Infection Society
  6. 2011
    Fellow AppointeeClinical Practice Committee
  7. 2011
    Adimistrative Chief ResidentMayo Clinic Rochester
  8. 2006
    Glasgow-Rubin Citation for Academic AchievementAmerican Medical Women's Association
  9. 2006
    The McGraw-Hill Companies Medical Publishing 2006 Lange Student AwardMcGraw-Hill
  10. 2006
    Meritorious Service Award Sponsored by McGraw-Hill/LangeMcGraw-Hill
  11. 2003
    Award of AppreciationMedical Student Section, American Medical Association
  12. 2003
    Recognition of Outstanding ServicePeer Mentor Advising Program, Northeastern Ohio Universities College of Medicine
  13. 2002
    Northeastern Ohio Healthcare Foundation ScholarshipNortheastern Ohio Healthcare Foundation
  14. 1999
    Deans List, all semestersUniversity of Akron

Professional memberships

  1. 2017 - 2018
    Active MemberMCF Hospital Practice Subcommittee
  2. 2016 - present
    MemberAmerican Association of Hip and Knee Surgeons
  3. 2014 - present
    MemberMid America Orthopaedic Association
  4. 2012 - present
    AssociateRuth Jackson Orthopaedic Society
  5. 2012 - present
    CandidateMusculoskeletal Tumor Society
  6. 2011
    Fellow RepresentativeClinical Practice Committee - Rochester, Mayo Clinic Rochester Committees
  7. 2006 - present
    MemberMayo Fellows Association, Mayo School of Graduate Medical Education, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science
  8. 2006 - present
    MemberAmerican Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons
  9. 2005 - present
    MemberAlpha Omega Alpha Honor Medical Society
  10. 2004 - 2005
    Voting MemberGold Humanism Honor Society
  11. 2002 - present
    MemberAmerican Medical Association
  12. 2002 - present
    DelegateOhio State Medical Association
  13. 1999 - 2002
    MemberPhi Eta Sigma National Honor Society
  14. 1999 - 2002
    MemberGolden Key International Honour Society
  15. 1999 - 2002
    MemberPhi Sigma Alpha Honor Society