Same Day Appointments for Work Related Injuries

If you experience an injury on the job—whether it’s a broken bone, torn ligament or a more serious problem—Georgia Regents Medical Center’s orthopedic services offer knowledgeable care and prompt attention that sets us apart. Our work-related injuries services feature:

  • Same-day appointments for Workers’ Compensation cases
  • Complete understanding of federal and state Workers’ Compensation regulations
  • Care coordination by a full-time nurse clinician, who helps reduce claims time and costs by coordinating communications among physicians, case managers, patients and employers
  • Clear, comprehensive workplace injury reports provided after each appointment

Our goal is to help you return to work safely and to assist your employer in your smooth return to work.

Treatments

Workers benefit from the resources of Georgia Regents Medical Center’s comprehensive orthopedic services. Our treatments include:

  • Skilled and compassionate care by fellowship-trained orthopedic physicians who specialize in your type of injury
  • Onsite rehabilitation services by licensed physical and occupational therapists at two convenient locations—our West Wheeler practice and our downtown Sports Medicine Center {MAP OF LOCATIONS? }
  • Individualized work conditioning to help you return successfully to your workplace
  • Third-party functional capacity evaluations to personalize workplace injury treatment and monitor results

Schedule Your Appointment Now

Schedule an online appointment now or call 706-721-2741 to speak to a member of our orthopedic CARE team. We also offer same-day appointments for emergencies.

Hand, Wrist and Elbow

     Marcus Fulcher, MD     

Hip and Knee

     Randall J. Ruark, MD

     Kelly Homlar, MD

Fractures and Trauma

     Shahram Bozorgnia, MD

     William Rosenblum, MD

Foot and Ankle

     Edward Szabo, DPM

Shoulder

     Lynn Crosby, MD

     John Hinson, MD 

Spine Surgery

Norman Chutkan, MD