Ronald H. Levit, M.D.

Ronald H. Levit, M.D.

Ronald H. Levit, M.D., completed specialty training in hand & upper extremity surgery at the Curtis National Hand Center, a prestigious program in Baltimore, Maryland, designated by Congress as The National Center for the Treatment of the Hand and Upper Extremity. Dr. Levit is a board-certified orthopaedic surgeon and has received a Certificate of Added Qualification in hand surgery.

Dr. Levit utilizes the most advanced minimally invasive procedures to treat common upper extremity conditions, in addition to many common general orthopaedic problems and conditions. Most of his procedures are performed on an outpatient basis under regional anesthesia, allowing for a more pleasant surgical experience.

Dr. Levit also provides specialized medical care for many of the areas collegiate and high school athletes. He is an active member at Memorial University Medical Center, St. Joseph’s Hospital, Candler Hospital and Effingham Hospital. Dr. Levit’s goal is for his patients to resume their normal level of activity and participation in sports as quickly and painlessly as possible, while providing a relaxed, caring medical setting.

Education & Certifications


  • Pennsylvania State University
    State College, Pennsylvania


  • University of Maryland at Baltimore
    Baltimore, Maryland
  • University of Texas Health Science Center
    San Antonio, Texas


  • Henry Ford Hospital
    Detroit, Michigan


  • Curtis National Hand Center, Union Memorial Hospital
    Baltimore, Maryland


  • American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery
  • ABOS Certificate of Added Qualification in Hand Surgery

Professional Affiliations

  • American Society for Surgery of the Hand
  • American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons
  • Southern Orthopaedic Society
  • Georgia Orthopaedic Society
  • American Medical Association


    Nurse Practitioners

    Kristin Latham, APRN, FNP‑BC

    Kristin Latham, APRN, FNP‑BC

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    Kristin Latham, APRN, FNP‑BC
    Kristin Latham, APRN, FNP‑BC

    Kristin, a native of Savannah, earned her Bachelor of Science in Nursing from Armstrong Atlantic State University in 2008. She gained clinical experience working and caring for patients in surgery and in the office setting before deciding to go back to graduate school. She graduated from South University with her Master of Science in Nursing as a Family Practitioner degree in 2022. She is dedicated and excited to provide her patients with the highest level of care at Chatham Orthopaedic Associates.