We found 10 pediatric orthopedic surgeons who accept Humana Platinum 500/HMO Premier near Columbus, GA.

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Dr. Eric Duncan Shirley, MD
Specializes in Pediatric Orthopedics/Orthopedic Surgery
705 17th Street; Suite 208
Columbus, GA
 

Dr. Eric Shirley is a pediatric orthopedic surgeon in Atlanta, GA, Kennesaw, GA, and Lawrenceville, GA. He has a special interest in scoliosis, sports health, and musculoskeletal problems. Dr. Shirley's hospital/clinic affiliations include Wellstar Windy Hill Hospital, Children's Healthcare of Atlanta, and Wellstar Kennestone Hospital. He honors Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, and more. He graduated from Dartmouth Medical School. His training includes a residency program at a hospital affiliated with Johns Hopkins University.

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Clinical interests: Sports Health, Scoliosis, Musculoskeletal Problems, Spinal Deformity

Dr. Peter Leo Meehan, MD
Specializes in Pediatric Orthopedics/Orthopedic Surgery
705 17th Street; Suite 208
Columbus, GA
 

Dr. Peter Meehan is a pediatric orthopedic surgeon in Atlanta, GA, Roswell, GA, and Lawrenceville, GA. Dr. Meehan's average rating from his patients is 3.0 stars out of 5. He is an in-network provider for Humana HMO, Humana Bronze, and Humana Catastrophic, in addition to other insurance carriers. Before completing his residency at Atlanta Medical Center, Dr. Meehan attended medical school at the University of Maryland School of Medicine. He is professionally affiliated with Wellstar Windy Hill Hospital, WellStar Paulding Hospital, and Children's Healthcare of Atlanta.

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Specializes in Pediatric Orthopedics/Orthopedic Surgery
705 17th Street; Suite 208
Columbus, GA
 

Dr. David Antekeier's area of specialization is pediatric orthopedics/orthopedic surgery. Dr. Antekeier is professionally affiliated with Children's Healthcare of Atlanta. He studied medicine at Wayne State University School of Medicine. He is rated highly by his patients. Dr. Antekeier is in-network for Humana HMO, Humana Bronze, and Humana Catastrophic, in addition to other insurance carriers.

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Clinical interests: Knee Problems, Arthroscopic Surgery, Pain, Metabolic Bone Disease, Sports Health, Ankle Problems, ... (Read more)

Dr. Albert Martin Pendleton, MD
Specializes in Pediatric Orthopedics/Orthopedic Surgery
705 17th Street; Suite 208
Columbus, GA
 

Dr. Albert Pendleton works as a pediatric orthopedist in Atlanta, GA, Braselton, GA, and Woodstock, GA. He is affiliated with Wellstar Windy Hill Hospital, WellStar Paulding Hospital, and Children's Healthcare of Atlanta. After attending Emory University School of Medicine, Dr. Pendleton completed his residency training at a hospital affiliated with Emory University. He accepts several insurance carriers, including Humana HMO, Humana Bronze, and Humana Catastrophic.

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Dr. Jeffrey John Kovacic, MD
Specializes in Pediatric Orthopedics/Orthopedic Surgery, Sports Medicine
705 17th Street; Suite 208
Columbus, GA
 

Dr. Jeffrey Kovacic's medical specialty is pediatric orthopedics/orthopedic surgery and sports medicine. His patients gave him an average rating of 4.0 out of 5 stars. Dr. Kovacic is in-network for Humana HMO, Humana Bronze, Humana Catastrophic, and more. He attended Wright State University, Boonshoft School of Medicine and then went on to complete his residency at Cleveland Clinic. His professional affiliations include Wellstar Windy Hill Hospital, Children's Healthcare of Atlanta, and Wellstar Kennestone Hospital.

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Dr. Timothy S Oswald, MD
Specializes in Pediatric Orthopedics/Orthopedic Surgery
705 17th Street; Suite 208
Columbus, GA
 

Dr. Timothy Oswald is a pediatric orthopedics/orthopedic surgery specialist. In addition to English, Dr. Oswald (or staff) speaks Sign Language, Spanish, and German. Dr. Oswald's hospital/clinic affiliations include Wellstar Windy Hill Hospital, WellStar Paulding Hospital, and Children's Healthcare of Atlanta. He studied medicine at the University of Florida College of Medicine. His medical residency was performed at a hospital affiliated with Emory University. Dr. Oswald has a 4.0 out of 5 star average patient rating. He takes Humana HMO, Humana Bronze, and Humana Catastrophic, as well as other insurance carriers.

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Dr. Joseph Daniel Stone, MD
Specializes in Pediatric Orthopedics/Orthopedic Surgery
705 17th Street; Suite 208
Columbus, GA
 

Dr. Joseph Stone's medical specialty is pediatric orthopedics/orthopedic surgery. After completing medical school at Georgia Regents University, Medical College of Georgia, Dr. Stone performed his residency at a hospital affiliated with the University of Kentucky. He honors Humana HMO, Humana Bronze, and Humana Catastrophic, as well as other insurance carriers. He is professionally affiliated with Wellstar Windy Hill Hospital, WellStar Paulding Hospital, and Children's Healthcare of Atlanta.

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Dr. Sayan De, MD
Specializes in Pediatric Orthopedics/Orthopedic Surgery
705 17th Street; Suite 208
Columbus, GA
 

Dr. Sayan De sees patients in Columbus, GA, Athens, GA, and Marietta, GA. His medical specialty is pediatric orthopedics/orthopedic surgery. His professional affiliations include Wellstar Windy Hill Hospital, WellStar Paulding Hospital, and Children's Healthcare of Atlanta. Dr. De attended Emory University School of Medicine and subsequently trained at a hospital affiliated with the University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center at Dallas for residency. He is an in-network provider for Humana HMO, Humana Bronze, and Humana Catastrophic, as well as other insurance carriers.

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Dr. Justin Ronald Kunes, MD
Specializes in Hand Surgery, Pediatric Orthopedics/Orthopedic Surgery
705 17th Street; Suite 208
Columbus, GA
 

Dr. Justin Kunes is a physician who specializes in pediatric orthopedics/orthopedic surgery and hand surgery. He is conversant in French. Dr. Kunes is professionally affiliated with Wellstar Windy Hill Hospital, WellStar Paulding Hospital, and Children's Healthcare of Atlanta. He studied medicine at Northeast Ohio Medical University. His training includes a residency program at a hospital affiliated with the University of Kentucky. He takes several insurance carriers, including Humana HMO, Humana Bronze, and Humana Catastrophic.

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Dr. Gilbert Shawn Duxbury, MD
Specializes in Pediatric Orthopedics/Orthopedic Surgery
705 17th Street; Suite 208
Columbus, GA
 

Dr. Gilbert Duxbury practices pediatric orthopedics/orthopedic surgery. He is an in-network provider for several insurance carriers, including Humana HMO, Humana Bronze, and Humana Catastrophic. Dr. Duxbury attended the University of Alabama at Birmingham School of Medicine and subsequently trained at Atlanta Medical Center for residency. He is professionally affiliated with Wellstar Windy Hill Hospital, WellStar Paulding Hospital, and Children's Healthcare of Atlanta.

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What is Pediatric Orthopedic Surgery?

Pediatric orthopedic surgery is the surgical specialty that focuses on muscle, joint, and bone issues in children, from infants to teenagers. Because patients this age are still growing, bone and joint problems can be much more significant than they would be in an adult. Growing children also change quickly, and a pediatric orthopedic surgeon is able to tell the difference between a symptom that a child will grow out of, and something serious that should be corrected.

Some of the issues that a pediatric orthopedic surgeon might treat include:
  • Serious fractures
  • Limb and spine disorders, such as clubfoot or scoliosis
  • Uneven leg lengths
  • Infections and cancers of the bones or joints
  • Certain conditions that affect the musculoskeletal system in children, such as cerebral palsy

Besides a physical examination, a pediatric orthopedic surgeon often looks at X-rays and sometimes CT scans to determine a patient’s problem. Blood tests may also be ordered to check for any metabolic or nutritional deficiencies. Treatment depends on the disorder, but it may include surgery, manipulation, bracing, casting, or physical therapy.

When illness, injury, or disorders threaten children’s mobility, pediatric orthopedic surgeons work to give them a healthy and active future.
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