M. Jonathan Mathers, M.D., Joins OrthoAtlanta Orthopaedic and Sports Medicine Specialists, Specializing in Sports Medicine Including Arthroscopic Surgery
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 OrthoAtlantaPiedmont 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.”
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 andShriners’ 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.
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