Piedmont Healthcare, OrthoAtlanta partner to expand orthopedic care in Georgia
Piedmont Healthcare and OrthoAtlanta, one of the largest physician-owned orthopedic and sports medicine practices in Georgia, announced a new partnership February 1.
The partnership is a major component of Piedmont’s comprehensive initiatives in orthopedics and sports medicine via the creation of Piedmont Orthopedics. Piedmont Orthopedics is being designed to provide the full spectrum of musculoskeletal and sports-related care across the state of Georgia.
OrthoAtlanta, providing an integrated approach to delivering musculoskeletal care for over 20 years, aligns Piedmont with 40 orthopedic and sports medicine physicians and physiatrists, 37 advanced practice providers, 13 integrated musculoskeletal centers with seven outpatient imaging centers, 13 outpatient physical therapy sites and two outpatient surgical centers. The partnership will provide state of the art musculoskeletal and sports medicine treatments, taking advantage of their combined service and cost effectiveness, to afford patients the highest-quality care.
Piedmont Healthcare President and CEO Kevin Brown said. “This agreement will provide an increase in the providers available to serve Piedmont’s growing patient population and an expansion of locations and service modalities to ensure the most convenient, safe, and cost-effective care.”
Piedmont serves as the official healthcare provider for the University of Georgia (UGA) Athletic Association and is an official sponsor of Atlanta United FC, the 2018 MLS Cup Champions. OrthoAtlanta provides medical coverage for Atlanta United FC, Atlanta Gladiators, Chick-fil-A Peach Bowl and Kickoff games, BB&T Atlanta Open tennis tournament and Clayton State University Athletics.
Submitted by Piedmont Healthcare