Dr. Markle is a south Florida native. He graduated from Nova Southeastern University, earning his degree in osteopathic medicine. He completed his residency in Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation (PM&R/ Physiatry) at the University of Alabama at Birmingham (UAB), where he furthered his training in musculoskeletal medicine, rehabilitation, sports and spine. Dr. Markle gained significant experience in fluoroscopic guided spinal injections (epidurals and facet injections), as well as ultrasound training in peripheral joints both diagnostics and therapeutic injections. As a Physiatrist, his focus is on correct diagnosis allowing appropriate treatment, with the goal of optimizing function and improving patient’s quality of life. He has served as team physician for multiple sporting venues during his career such as UAB’s women’s basketball team in 2012 through 2014 and Crossfit’s Southeast Regional Competition in 2011 through 2013. Dr. Markle’s research background includes being the principal investigator for researching PRP treatments for partial thickness rotator cuff tears.
Interventional Orthopedics is a new and exciting field of medicine with a regenerative focus. Dr. Markle is honored to be selected as this year’s Interventional Orthopedic fellow at the Centeno-Schultz Clinic and is looking forward to learning and assisting in developing new treatment strategies for future patients.
Dr. Markle is an outdoor sports enthusiast. In his free time, he enjoys hiking, snowboarding, rock climbing, mountain biking, Olympic weightlifting and Crossfit with his wife and two dogs.