M. Jonathan Mathers, M.D., joins OrthoAtlanta Orthopaedic and Sports Medicine Specialists, bringing expertise in general orthopedics and sports medicine to patients in Atlanta, Georgia. Dr. Mathers holds a special interest in advanced arthroscopic surgery for rotator cuff and ACL tears. Affiliated with Piedmont Atlanta Hospital, Dr. Mathers sees patients in the OrthoAtlanta Piedmont office.
Atlanta, GA, September 22, 2015 (Newswire.com) - OrthoAtlanta is pleased to welcome M. Jonathan Mathers, M.D., to its orthopaedic and sports medicine practice, bringing many years of experience in general orthopedics and sports medicine to patients in the greater Atlanta area. Dr. Mathers holds a special interest in advanced arthroscopic surgery for rotator cuff and ACL tears. He has expertise in fracture care and work related injuries. Affiliated with Piedmont Atlanta Hospital, Dr. Mathers sees patients in the OrthoAtlanta Piedmont office in Atlanta, Georgia.
“Personalized attention to patients is key to effective care,” cites Dr. Mathers. “Working together, providing education and options, helps patients make informed health care decisions that lead to successful outcomes.”
“Dr. Mathers is fellowship trained in sports medicine, including advanced training in arthroscopic surgery of the knee and shoulder,” stated Dr. Michael Behr, OrthoAtlanta Medical Director. “He has also served as an assistant team physician for leading professional baseball and football teams. We are very pleased to bring Dr. Mathers expertise to OrthoAtlanta patients serviced by our Piedmont location in Buckhead.”"Providing personalized attention, education and options helps patients make informed health care decisions that lead to successful outcomes."
Board certified by the American Board of Orthopaedic Surgeons, and a Fellow of the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons, Dr. M. Jonathan Mathers received his sports medicine fellowship training at Baylor University School of Medicine in Houston Texas, including advanced training in arthroscopic shoulder and knee surgery. He received his Doctor of Medicine degree from Georgetown University School of Medicine in Washington, D.C. where he worked as a fellow at the National Institutes of Health. Dr. Mathers completed his orthopedic surgery residency at Greenville Hospital System University Medical Center and Shriners’ Hospital in Greenville, South Carolina. Dr. Mathers also holds an undergraduate degree in Biomedical Engineering from Duke University in Durham, North Carolina. Dr. Mathers gained experience in the treatment of collegiate and professional athletes as an assistant team physician for the Houston Astros, Houston Texans and University of Houston Cougars. Dr. Mathers, his wife and three children reside in Atlanta.
Appointments can be scheduled with Dr. M. Jonathan Mathers at the OrthoAtlanta Piedmont location, 105 Collier Road, Suite 2000, Atlanta, Georgia, by calling 404-352-1053.
OrthoAtlanta is one of the largest orthopaedic and sports medicine practices in the greater Atlanta, Georgia area with 13 offices, 35 physicians and more than 50 additional healthcare providers including physician assistants, physical therapists and athletic trainers dedicated to patient care. OrthoAtlanta offers convenient accessibility to a full range of musculoskeletal surgeons, specialists and patient services including on-site physical therapy, five pain management clinics, four imaging centers and two AAAHC surgical centers. Comprehensive operative and non-operative musculoskeletal care and expertise includes sport medicine, arthroscopic surgery, hip replacement, knee replacement, neck and spine surgery, elbow and shoulder surgery, ankle and foot surgery, pain management, general orthopedics, work related injuries and acute orthopedic urgent care. Learn more at www.OrthoAtlanta.com.