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Dr. Fayette McElhannon Jr, MD

Orthopedic Surgery*
3.3 (12)
Map Pin Small Athens, GA
Accepting new patients
57 years of experience

Overview of Dr. Fayette McElhannon Jr, MD

Dr. Fayette McElhannon Jr, MD is an Orthopedic Surgery Specialist in Athens, GA. They specialize in Orthopedic Surgery, has 57 years of experience, and is board certified in Orthopedic Surgery. They graduated from Vanderbilt University. Patients rated Dr. McElhannon Jr an average 3.3 star rating.

Dr. McElhannon Jr works at Practice in Athens, GA. They are accepting new patients and accept Anthem, Blue Cross Blue Shield and Blue Cross Blue Shield of Georgia as well as other major insurance plans. Please call ahead to schedule an appointment and to confirm all accepted insurance plans.

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Dr. McElhannon Jr's Office Locations

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    Children's Healthcare of Atlanta Cardiology-athens
    1000 Hawthorne Ave Ste S, Athens, GA 30606 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (706) 548-1386

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Bursitis
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Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
Cervical Spine Myelopathy
Chondrocalcinosis
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Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
Complications of Joint Prosthesis
De Quervain's Disease
Degenerative Disc Disease
Difficulty With Walking
Dupuytrens Contracture
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Foot Fracture
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Osteoarthritis of Knee
Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
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Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome (PFPS)
Plantar Fasciitis
Radiculopathy
Rheumatoid Arthritis
Rotator Cuff Tear
Sacrum Disorders
Shoulder Dislocation
Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
Spinal Stenosis
Spondylolisthesis
Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
Trigger Finger
Wrist Fracture
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Carpal Tunnel Release
Excision of Radius or Ulna
Excision of Scapula, Clavicle, Rib, or Sternum
Foot and Ankle Ligament and Tendon Repair
Hand and Wrist Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Closed
Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Open
Herniated Disc Surgery
Hip Dislocation
Hip Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Open
Hip Replacement
Hip Resurfacing
Joint Drainage
Knee and Lower Leg Fracture Treatment, Open
Knee Replacement
Knee Replacement Revision
Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
Neuroplasty
Resection or Ablation of Bone Tumor, Partial or Complete Resection of Bone, Debridement of Bone
Reverse Total Shoulder and Total Shoulder Replacement
Rotator Cuff Surgery
Separated Femoral Epiphysis Treatment
Shoulder Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
Shoulder Fracture Treatment
Spinal Fusion
Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
Steroid Injection
Trigger Finger Release
Trigger Point Injection
Wrist Fusion
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    About Dr. Fayette McElhannon Jr, MD

    Specialties*
    • Orthopedic Surgery

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    Years of Experience
    • 57 years of experience
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    Languages Spoken
    • English
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    NPI Number
    • 1437107513
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    Education & Certifications

    Medical Education
    • Vanderbilt University
    Medical Education
    Board Certifications
    • Orthopedic Surgery
    Board Certifications
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    Dr. McElhannon Jr works at Practice in Athens, GA. View the full address on Dr. McElhannon Jr’s profile.

    12 patients have reviewed Dr. McElhannon Jr. The overall rating for this provider is 3.3. You can read verified reviews and ratings and leave your own review based on your experience with Dr. McElhannon Jr.

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