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Randy Riehl, MD

About Dr. Riehl

Dr. Riehl is a native of North Alabama raised in Huntsville, Alabama. He specializes in the fields of sports medicine, hip, knee and shoulder pain, joint replacement, and hand surgery. He provides non-surgical and surgical treatments to meet your orthopaedic needs.

He began his education at Birmingham Southern College where he played college soccer on scholarship and earned a physics degree. He then attended The University of Alabama at Birmingham School of Medicine on an academic scholarship. He completed his orthopaedic residency at the internationally renowned Campbell Clinic in Memphis, TN. He is currently vice president of the National Clinical Orthopaedic Society. He has  board certifications in both orthopaedic surgery and sports medicine. He specializes in delivering state of the art sports medicine and upper/lower extremity musculoskeletal care utilizing advanced arthroscopic surgery, minimally invasive joint replacement, hand surgery and complex fracture fixation. Dr. Riehl serves as the team physician for many of our area schools including Decatur High School and has been involved in many community projects in the Decatur Parks and Recreation Department and international medical mission trips.

Dr. Riehl is married and has two children. He is an active member of the Church of the Highlands and believes in compassionate and individualized care of his patients. His interests and hobbies include running, soccer, boating, sailing, and Jeep riding.

Dr. Riehl continues to refine his skills by keeping abreast of the latest advances in surgical and nonsurgical techniques for musculoskeletal care. This commitment to excellent combined with over 20 years of experience insures you will receive the best skilled orthopaedic care possible.

Dr. Riehl performs surgeries at Decatur Morgan Hospital and Surgery Center of Decatur.

Areas of Expertise

  • ACL Surgery
  • Meniscus/ Cartilage Surgery
  • Patella Pain/ Instability
  • Rotator Cuff Repair
  • Labral/ Instability Repair
  • Biceps/ Triceps Repair
  • Partial and Total Knee Replacement
  • Anterior Hip Replacement
  • Elbow Radial Head Replacement
  • Dupuytren’s Contracture Treatment with Xiaflex Injection
  • Endoscopic Carpal Tunnel Release
  • Thumb and Finger Arthritis
  • Ganglion Cyst Removal
  • DeQuervains Surgery
  • Tendon and Ligament Repair/Reconstruction

In Office Injection Therapy

  • PRP – Platelet-Rich Plasma Injection
  • Zilretta
  • Synvisc
  • Xiaflex
  • Amnio Fix – Placental Stem Cell

Dr. Riehl’s Team Members

Lindsay Traynom, NP

Mindi Culver, ROT

McKenzie Moore, CMA

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