Dr. Vonda Wright, double board certified orthopaedic sports surgeon and SPARTAN DOC harnesses the 20 years of research and caring of elite athletes, executives and high performance people to provide actionable strategies for optimizing personal and professional performance from the backyard to the ball field to the boardroom via building physical and mental hardiness across the lifespan. Dr. Wright cares for professional athletes of the NFL, PGA, World Rugby, the Pittsburgh & Atlanta ballet theaters as well as collegiate and elite masters competitors. She has written 5 books in the fitness and performance space which spurred a 20 sku fitness line in 500 Dick’s sporting goods stores, speaks worldwide for corporate, foundation & family office audiences and is a frequent national media authority contributor.
Currently, Dr. Wright serves as the inaugural President & Surgeon of the legacy Hughston Orthopaedics Group Southeast based in Lake Nona where she provides elite sports medicine to athletes and active people. An active aging and longevity researcher, she takes a whole person precision approach and offers individual HealthSpan and Longevity Advising and group retreats, The Precision Longevity Experience, to optimize performance and build precision strategic plans for lifetime health & aging.
Prior to moving to Orlando with her husband, 2x Stanley Cup Champion, Peter Taglianetti, Dr. Wright served as inaugural Medical Director of the 185 sq. ft UPMC Lemieux Sports Complex and Chief of Sports Medicine & Orthopaedics for the Northside health system in Atlanta.