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Athens Bone & Joint Merger Announcement

We are pleased to announce the upcoming merger with Athens Bone & Joint effective July 1, 2018. The staff and physicians of Athens Orthopedic Clinic extend a warm welcome to Dr. John Dorris, Dr. David Ryan, Dr. Logan Fields, Yancy Shuman, PA-C, Lee Sullivan ACNPC-AG and their patients. We are […]

Support Project Safe and Vote for Dr. Tally

Support Project Safe and vote for Dr. Tally (couple #1) to be the 2017 People’s Choice winner for this year’s Dancing with the Athens’ Stars on Saturday, March 25th at the Classic Center Theatre.

$1 equals one vote.  All proceeds benefit Project Safe and putting an end to Domestic Violence.


Dr. David Katz Article Published in Southern Distinction Magazine

We’re pleased to announce that Dr. David Katz article on WALANT (Wide Awake Local Anesthetic No Tourniquet) hand surgery has been published in Southern Distinction Magazine.

Read the full article by clicking here.

Important News for Patients

What Happened

Athens Orthopedic Clinic recently experienced a data breach due to an external cyber-attack on our electronic medical records. The breach occurred when a hacker used the credentials of an outside contractor who performed certain services for the Clinic.

Personal information of our current and former patients has been breached, including […]

AOC Covington Welcomes Dr. Jimmy Spivey

With over 30 years of experience in orthopedic surgery, Dr. Jimmy Spivey is a welcome addition to the Athens Orthopedic Clinic team. Dr. Spivey and Juri Van der Heijden, PA-C, join Dr. David Harkins in welcoming new patients to Athens Orthopedic Clinic’s Covington location at 5303 Adams Street.

Dr. Spivey received […]

AOC is coming to Commerce!

AOC is excited to announce the opening of its newest location in Commerce, GA. Dr. Brad Register will begin seeing patients on Monday, August 4. Please call 706-549-1663 to schedule an appointment with Dr. Register in Commerce.

AOC Welcomes Patients in Covington!

With its newest location in Covington, Athens Orthopedic Clinic is proud to expand its services to Newton and Rockdale counties. Board-certified orthopedic Surgeon Dr. David Harkins is welcoming new patients at 5303 Adams Street in Covington. Dr. Harkins completed his fellowship in surgery of the shoulder and elbow and he […]

Dr. Shane Smith, Eastside Medical Center’s featured author in the Gwinnett Citizen Physician Spotlight.

Dr. Shane Smith, seeing patients in Monroe, Loganville, Snellville, and Madison, was the featured author for this month’s Eastside Medical Center’s Physician Spotlight in the Gwinnett Citizen.  Dr’s Smith’s article, ‘ What About My Aching Knee?’ covers topics ranging from meniscal tears to rheumatoid arthritis of the knee… 

AOC Physicians Perform MAKOplasty Procedure

Many of AOC’s physicians are trained in the MAKOplasty Partial Knee Resurfacing technique. Click here to read more about MAKOplasty.

AOC Earns ACR Accreditation for CT

Athens, Georgia — Athens Orthopedic Clinic has been awarded a three-year term of accreditation in computed tomography (CT) as the result of a recent review by the American College of Radiology (ACR). CT scanning — sometimes called CAT scanning — is a noninvasive medical test that helps physicians diagnose and […]

Athens Orthopedic Clinic

1765 Old West Broad St. Bldg. 2, Ste. 200,
Athens, Georgia 30606

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