To meet the expanding needs of the pediatric community, Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta is recruiting an outstanding Sports Medicine Primary Care physician to join our renowned Sports Medicine Program in Atlanta, GA. The Sports Medicine Program at Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta is one of the largest programs in the country dedicated to helping young athletes stay healthy and excel in their sports. Our team treats tens of thousands of middle school, high school and elite athletes each year, providing comprehensive medical, surgical and rehabilitation services specially designed for pediatric and adolescent athletes. Our orthopedic surgeons have the expertise to surgically repair injuries in growing athletes. Our Sports Medicine Program has 3 pediatric orthopaedic surgeons, 5 primary care sports medicine physicians, more than 35 sports physical therapists, more than 50 certified athletic trainers who are on the sidelines at more than 40 high school and club sports, 13 sports physical therapy locations and 15 Children’s Physician Group—Orthopaedics and Sports Medicine practice locations. We use a family-focused approach to deliver care through education and support for patients and their families. The Sports Medicine Program is part of the Orthopaedics and Sports Medicine Department. Overall, the department has 13 pediatric orthopedic surgeons, 7 primary care physicians, 17 physician assistants/nurse practitioners, over 140 staff and see 120,000+ outpatient visits annually.
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About Children's Healthcare of Atlanta
Children’s is the largest pediatric healthcare system in Georgia and one of the largest in the country, serving over 400,000 unique patients each year with 638 licensed beds. Children's has state-of-the-art facilities and technology, an electronic medical record, voice recognition software and access to more than 60 pediatric sub-specialties. In addition to being recognized by U.S. News & World Report as a top pediatric hospital, Children’s has been consistently recognized as one of Fortune magazine’s 100 best places to work.