Georgia Hand, Shoulder & Elbow

Orthopaedic Surgeons located in Atlanta, Marietta, & Athens, GA

Serving the Atlanta area for more than 50 years. 

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Georgia Hand, Shoulder & Elbow provides exceptional diagnostic, clinical, surgical, and rehabilitation services. Since the first day, Georgia Hand, Shoulder & Elbow specialists have been committed to offering compassionate care for all conditions related to the hand, shoulder, and elbow.

The integrated treatment team consists of fellowship-trained orthopaedic surgeons and certified therapists. These specialists provide comprehensive services at both locations in Atlanta and Marietta. Treatments include outpatient assessments, office-based procedures, outpatient surgical services, occupational and physical therapy. 

At Georgia Hand, Shoulder & Elbow, the specialists combine personal care and a warm environment with the most advanced therapies and minimally invasive surgical techniques. The patients are welcome participants. They work as members of the team to promote healing and restore function.

Georgia Hand, Shoulder & Elbow comprehensive services include:

Dr. Andy

Welcome to our newest hand surgeon,
Andy L. Chang, MD!

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Our Return to Work Philosophy 

Our goal is to help you obtain the highest possible level of functional recovery and to return you to meaningful work safely and expeditiously.

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Blog, Updates and Events

What Do Ligaments Do?

You have small but important bands of tissue called ligaments in your wrist, thumb, and fingers and larger ones in your shoulder and throughout your arms and legs. Learn more about their function.

Broken a Fall with Your Hand? How to Prevent a FOOSH Injury

You’ve broken a fall by sustaining a lot of the impact with your hand. This injury is so common it has an acronym: a FOOSH (fall onto outstretched hand) injury. Learn how to prevent these kinds of injuries that can impact your work, home, and social life.

How Esports Can Impact Your Hands and Wrists

You’re an esports player. Have you noticed pain in your hands and/or wrists? Esports can cause these injuries. Learn about the impact on your hands and wrists caused by esports and effective treatments if you’re injured.

Patient Portal

We are pleased to provide patients with secure, 24/7 access to their health records through our Patient Portal. Patients can safely and easily:

  • Update insurance/demographic information
  • Review financial statements/make secure payments
  • View lab and test results
  • Access relevant health education materials

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GHSE Therapy Services

GHSE's certified therapists have extensive, specialized training in hand and upper extremity rehabilitation. They work closely with our orthopaedic surgeons to create customized care plans that relieve pain, restore function and return quality of life. Our dedicated therapists work only for GHSE. This ensures that all therapy performed is ordered specifically by your surgeon.

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We accept most major insurances. Please see the full list of plans that we accept. If you do not see yours, please call our office to see how we can help.

Beech Street
Multiplan PHCS
United Healthcare
Workers Compensation

Words from our patients

  • Google+

    "My husband had 3 hand surgeries here and received excellent care from the doctor, the nurses, and the office staff. I have recommended them to several."

    Angie C.
  • Yelp

    "I went to Georgia Hand about 8 years ago for surgery on my left wrist and was SUPER pleased with [the doctor] and his staff."

    Meg C.
  • Yelp

    "Clean, upscale and super nice people. I was very impressed when I needed hand surgery and they did (and are doing) an excellent job."

    Will P.
  • Yelp

    "My appointment was very quick, no wait and they followed up with me to see how I was doing."

    Brittney K.
  • facebook

    "The doctors and staff at Georgia Hand, Shoulder & Elbow are "hands down" the best for diagnosing and treating those of us with chronic hand issues."

    Joy B.
  • facebook

    "The care I received from the entire staff during my 6 month treatment was exceptional."

    Victoria R.
  • facebook

    "I had surgery on my right collarbone and they were the best staff and surgeons you could ask for. Very professional and courteous group of people."

    Douglas K.
  • Google

    " I've worked in several medical fields and I'm really picky - this team is the best."

    John I.
  • Google

    "The only place to go for upper extremity issues, best doctors and staff without a doubt!"

    Greg M.
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