Dr. Michael Haghighi

Michael Haghighi, M.D.


  • B.S. Biology. University of South Carolina
  • M.D. – American University of the Caribbean
  • Dr. Haghighi started the Sports Medicine fellowship program at Mayo Clinic in Jacksonville, Florida in 2002.
  • He was also the official team physician for Jacksonville’s professional Football and Soccer teams before joining Advanced Regenerative Orthopedics

Postdoctoral Training

  • Residency training in Family practice – Louisiana State University-Shreveport
  • Chief resident – EA Conway Medical Center- Louisiana State university-Monroe
  • Fellowship training in Sports Medicine- Mayo Clinic, Jacksonville, Florida

Professional Associations

  • Member – American Academy of family physicians
  • Member – American college of sports medicine

Dr. Michael Haghighi received his undergraduate degree from the University of South Carolina in biology premedical while playing soccer. He graduated with honors from the American University of the Caribbean Medical School which also included one of the years of medical school training in London, England with the Royal hospital system.

He was named the chief resident of the family practice residency program at the Louisiana State University during his family practice residency.

He also just completed 15 years of private practice with multiple locations before moving with his family. He enjoys traveling, watching and playing soccer.

Mayo Clinic in Jacksonville
University of South Carolina
American University of the Caribbean
Louisiana State University