Experienced Pediatric Orthopaedic Surgeons in Augusta, Georgia
The skilled orthopaedic surgeons at Children’s Hospital of Georgia provide medical and surgical care for children of all ages - prenatal or before birth, newborns, toddlers, children, adolescents, teens and young adults - up to age 21. Our team provides expert diagnostics and treatment for both routine and more complex problems of the musculoskeletal system including:
- Connective tissue
With expertise in developmental disorders and congenital, neuromuscular or post-traumatic issues of the musculoskeletal system, our team cares for any pediatric issue that affects a young body’s stability, form and movement.
Orthopaedic Surgical Care Just for Children
When your child has an injury to any of the areas that affect normal movement and function, it is critical to receive care from a pediatric orthopaedist, specially trained in comprehensive musculoskeletal care of children at every stage of their growth and development. Each child is treated with an individualized plan because every child’s skeletal maturity is unique to them, based on their personal growth and development milestones.
Children’s Hospital of Georgia's pediatric orthopaedic surgery team provides the region’s only surgery program dedicated to children. Our surgical services include pediatric orthopaedic surgeons, pediatric anesthesiologists, pediatric certified nurses, designated pediatric operating rooms and pediatric Child Life Specialists - every aspect of orthopaedic surgical care is designed just for children.
Our team cares for any injury to the musculoskeletal system such as casts and splints by skilled professionals, but also offers injections and aspirations to relieve pain and promote healing. We also provide prescriptions for bracing, orthotics and medications and a full range of traditional and minimally invasive arthroscopic surgeries for any pediatric musculoskeletal condition, including:
- Bone tumors
- Brachial plexus palsy
- Broken bones
- Cerebral palsy
- Club foot
- Congenital limb defects
- Dysplasia of the hip
- Leg length discrepancy
- Spina bifida
- Spine problems
In addition, we offer access to specially trained pediatric sports medicine physicians, physical therapists and occupational therapists who care exclusively for children in a dedicated pediatric rehabilitation center.
Surgical Oncology Care for Musculoskeletal Tumors
For specialized tumor care, CHOG offers the area’s only pediatric orthopaedic oncologist who specializes in surgical care of children with musculoskeletal tumors, both malignant and benign. As a part of a long established academic medical center, our care at Augusta University’s children’s hospital includes the strength of an entire team of experts, including excellence in cancer research discovery and clinical trials.
Directions to CHOG Orthpaedic Services
Medical Center at Augusta University’s Medical Office Building
1447 Harper Street, 2nd floor
Surgery is performed in the specialized operating rooms for children in Medical Center at Augusta University’s Children's Hospital of Georgia. Please find helpful directions and a parking map for convenient access to our services.
Phone or Online Appointment Requests
For more information about orthopaedic surgery services at Children’s Hospital of Georgia, Request an online appointment now or call 706-721-KIDS (5437) or toll free at 888-721-KIDS (5437) to speak to a member of our pediatric orthopaedics team.