Specialties

Sports Medicine (Board certified since 2008)

Orthopaedic Surgery (Board certified since 2006)

At a Glance

  • 1991 Started practicing
  • 26 Years experience
  • 1 OFFICE LOCATION
  • 2 HOSPITAL AFFILIATIONS

About Dr. Labib

Dr. Labib has a particular interest in problems and procedures of the knee, ankle, and foot. He is the head team physician for the athletic programs at Oglethorpe University, Spelman College, and Georgia Perimeter College. He is also an orthopaedic consultant to Georgia Tech and Emory University.

He has lectured both nationally and internationally at many orthopedic meetings. His research has been published in several journals, including Arthroscopy, Foot and Ankle International and the American Journal of Orthopedics as well as numerous video presentations and book chapters. Dr Labib is Board Certified in orthopedic surgery with additional subspecialty certification in Sports Medicine Surgery. For the past 3 years, Dr. Labib has been nominated by his peers as one of “America’s Top Doctors” as tracked by CastleConnelly.com.

My Clinical Interests

  • ACL surgery
  • ankle
  • Ankle Surgery
  • arthritis
  • arthroscopic surgery
  • Cartilage Reconstruction/Repair
  • cartilage transplant
  • foot
  • Foot Surgery
  • knee arthroplasty
  • knee replacement
  • Knee Replacement Sugery
  • knee surgery
  • knee surgery-under 50
  • lower extremity reconstruction
  • patella stablization
  • plantar fasciotomy
  • platelet rich plasma
  • Platelet-Rich Plasma (PRP) Therapy
  • sports medicine
  • tendon/ligament injuries

Academic Profile

Training

MEDICAL SCHOOL

Ain Shams University, Cairo, Egypt
1980

INTERNSHIP

Royal Victoria Hospital, Quebec, Canada
1986

RESIDENCY

Jewish General Hospital, Montreal, Canada
1991

FELLOWSHIP

University Hospital, London, Canada
1992

American Sports Medical Institute, Birmingham, AL
1999

Royal Victoria Hospital, Quebec, Canada
1987

Professional Memberships

American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons (AAOS.org)

American Orthopaedic Foot and Ankle Society (AOFAS.org)

American Orthopaedic Society of Sports Medicine (AOSSM.org)

American Sports Medicine Institute, Birmingham (ASMI.org)

Member, Georgia Orthopaedic Association

Past President, Georgia Orthopaedic Foot & Ankle Society

Languages spoken

  • French

Honors & Awards

America’s Top Doctors
by CastleConnelly.com 2007,2008,2009

Best Doctors in Atlanta
Atlanta Magazine, August 2001

Best Foot and Ankle Paper
Kelly Orthopaedic Society, Emory University 2000

Eugene Rogala Best Resident Research Award
McGill 1999

Major Publications

5. Faber K, Amendola A, Willits K, Miniaci A, Labib SA, Fowler P: “Leg Compartment Pressure During Endoscopic ACL Reconstruction.” The Journal of Arthroscopy and Related Surgery,Vol 15, No 6: p607-612, 2000.

Hatch GF, Labib SA, Rolf RH, Hutton WC. Role of the Peroneal Tendons and Superior Peroneal Retinaculum as Static Stabilizers of the Ankle. J Surg Orthop Adv. 2007 Winter,16(4):187-9.

Johnson J, Labib SA: “ Intra-Medullary Screw Fixation of the Fifth Metatarsal: An Anatomic Study and Improved Technique.” Foot & Ankle International, Vol. 25,page 274-277.

Labib SA, Gould JS, Rodrigues F, Lyman S: “The heel pain triad (HPT); The combination of plantar fasciitis, posterior tibial tendon dysfunction and tarsal tunnel syndrome." Foot & Ankle International, page 212-221, March 2002.

Labib SA, Gould JS: Orthopedic Board Review Hyperguide, 2000. www.ortho.hyperguide.com,Sports Medicine: Achilles tendonitis.

Labib SA, Hage WD, Sutton K, Hutton WC: The Effect of Ankle Position on the Tension in the Achilles Tendon Before and After Operative Repair: A Biomechanical Cadaver Study. Foot & Ankle International. Vol. 28,April 2007.

Labib SA, Hage WD: A Simple Technique for Trans-Patellar Fixation of Quadriceps Tendon Rupture. Tips and Techniques/ Orthopedics Vol.24-8,p.743-745, August 2001.

Labib SA, Wilczinski M, Sweitzer B: Two-layer Repair of a Chronic Patellar Tendon Rupture:A Novel Technique and Literature Review. American J Ortho,2009.

Sexton A., Labib SA: Osteochondral lesions of the talus: current opinions on diagnosis and management. Current Opinion in Orthopaedics 2007,18:166–171.

Locations & Appointments

1 Office Location(s)

1

Emory Orthopaedics & Spine Center

59 Executive Park South NE
Atlanta, GA 30329
  • 404-778-3350
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2 Hospital Affiliation(s)

2

Emory University Hospital

1364 Clifton Rd NE
Atlanta, GA 30322
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3

Emory University Hospital Midtown

550 Peachtree St NE
Atlanta, GA 30308
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Academic Profile

Training

MEDICAL SCHOOL

Ain Shams University, Cairo, Egypt
1980

INTERNSHIP

Royal Victoria Hospital, Quebec, Canada
1986

RESIDENCY

Jewish General Hospital, Montreal, Canada
1991

FELLOWSHIP

University Hospital, London, Canada
1992

American Sports Medical Institute, Birmingham, AL
1999

Royal Victoria Hospital, Quebec, Canada
1987

Professional Memberships

American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons (AAOS.org)

American Orthopaedic Foot and Ankle Society (AOFAS.org)

American Orthopaedic Society of Sports Medicine (AOSSM.org)

American Sports Medicine Institute, Birmingham (ASMI.org)

Member, Georgia Orthopaedic Association

Past President, Georgia Orthopaedic Foot & Ankle Society

Languages spoken

  • French

Honors & Awards

America’s Top Doctors
by CastleConnelly.com 2007,2008,2009

Best Doctors in Atlanta
Atlanta Magazine, August 2001

Best Foot and Ankle Paper
Kelly Orthopaedic Society, Emory University 2000

Eugene Rogala Best Resident Research Award
McGill 1999

Major Publications

5. Faber K, Amendola A, Willits K, Miniaci A, Labib SA, Fowler P: “Leg Compartment Pressure During Endoscopic ACL Reconstruction.” The Journal of Arthroscopy and Related Surgery,Vol 15, No 6: p607-612, 2000.

Hatch GF, Labib SA, Rolf RH, Hutton WC. Role of the Peroneal Tendons and Superior Peroneal Retinaculum as Static Stabilizers of the Ankle. J Surg Orthop Adv. 2007 Winter,16(4):187-9.

Johnson J, Labib SA: “ Intra-Medullary Screw Fixation of the Fifth Metatarsal: An Anatomic Study and Improved Technique.” Foot & Ankle International, Vol. 25,page 274-277.

Labib SA, Gould JS, Rodrigues F, Lyman S: “The heel pain triad (HPT); The combination of plantar fasciitis, posterior tibial tendon dysfunction and tarsal tunnel syndrome." Foot & Ankle International, page 212-221, March 2002.

Labib SA, Gould JS: Orthopedic Board Review Hyperguide, 2000. www.ortho.hyperguide.com,Sports Medicine: Achilles tendonitis.

Labib SA, Hage WD, Sutton K, Hutton WC: The Effect of Ankle Position on the Tension in the Achilles Tendon Before and After Operative Repair: A Biomechanical Cadaver Study. Foot & Ankle International. Vol. 28,April 2007.

Labib SA, Hage WD: A Simple Technique for Trans-Patellar Fixation of Quadriceps Tendon Rupture. Tips and Techniques/ Orthopedics Vol.24-8,p.743-745, August 2001.

Labib SA, Wilczinski M, Sweitzer B: Two-layer Repair of a Chronic Patellar Tendon Rupture:A Novel Technique and Literature Review. American J Ortho,2009.

Sexton A., Labib SA: Osteochondral lesions of the talus: current opinions on diagnosis and management. Current Opinion in Orthopaedics 2007,18:166–171.