Dr. Lester F. Littell, III, is originally from Dayton, Tennessee where his father was the general practitioner for the majority of Rhea County. He received his Bachelor of Science degree from Middle Tennessee State University in Murfreesboro, Tennessee in 1972 and his Medical Degree from the University of Tennessee College of Medicine, Memphis, in 1976. Dr. Littell also completed his internship and residency in the orthopaedic surgery program for the UT College of Medicine in Chattanooga in 1983.

Dr. Littell opened his own practice in Chattanooga in 1983, then moved to Alabama in 2000.

Dr. Littell resides in Troy, Alabama and enjoys turkey hunting, field trialing with his Pointers, horseback riding and spending time with family.

Board Certification

Board certified American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery 1987
Recertification 1998


State of Alabama 9416

Professional Societies

Fellow of the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgery

Additional Responsibilities

Former Assistant Clinical Professor
Department of Orthopaedic Surgery and Rehabilitation
University of Tennessee College of Medicine
Chattanooga, Tennessee

Occupation Rehabilitation, Director 1987-1990
Chattanooga, Tennessee

Affiliate of the Ability Assessment Center
Vanderbilt University
Nashville, Tennessee

Whitewater Team Physician
1996 Summer Olympics
Ocoee River, Cleveland, Tennessee

Lester F Littell, lll, MD
Orthpaedics, Sports and Joints
1340 us Highway 231
Suite 6
Troy, Al. 36081

Phone: 334-670-5475
fax: 334-566-9895

Office Hours
Monday-Friday 8am-5pm