Dr. Christopher R. Edwards, MD

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Specializes in Orthopedic Surgery • Male • Age 54

285 Boulevard NE Ste 110
Atlanta, GA 30312
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Dr. Edwards:

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Dr. Edwards' Experience

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Hospital Quality

The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

Northside Hospital
1000 Johnson Ferry Road North East
Atlanta, GA 30342
Gwinnett Medical Center - Lawrenceville
1000 Medical Center Boulevard
Lawrenceville, GA 30046

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9 Facts About Hospital Quality

Patients’ risk of dying during a hospital stay for heart bypass surgery could be 85.2% lower, on average, at a hospital rated 5 stars compared to a hospital rated 1 star for that procedure. Choosing the right hospital is critical to your health. View Slideshow

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Patient Satisfaction

Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Edwards

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Appointments & Offices

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Accepting new patients?

  • Yes
ATLANTA NEUROLOGY & SPINE INST
ATLANTA NEUROLOGY & SPINE INST
285 Boulevard NE Ste 110
Atlanta, GA 30312
1415 Tulane Ave # SL37
New Orleans, LA 70112
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  • Orthopedic Surgery
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Dr. Rajiv D. Pandya, MD
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  1. Healthgrades

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    Dr. Edwards' Experience

    Specialties

    • Orthopedic Surgery

    Board Certifications

    • Orthopedic Surgery
    1
    • Herniated Disc Surgery
    • Spinal Fusion
    • Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
    • Steroid Injections
    2
    • Chronic Neck Pain
    • Chronic Pelvic Pain
    • Degenerative Disc Disease
    • Foot Sprain
    • Gait Abnormality
    • Hammer Toe
    • Intervertebral Disc Herniation
    • Low Back Pain
    • Osteoarthritis
    • Osteoarthritis of Spine
    • Pathological Spine Fracture
    • Plantar Fasciitis
    • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
    • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
    • Scoliosis
    • Spinal Stenosis
    • Spine Deformities
    • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
    • Spondylolisthesis
    3

    Background Check for Dr. Edwards

    0 Malpractice Claims

    • No malpractice history found for Georgia.
    • No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

    0 Board Actions

    • No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.
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    Awards & Recognitions

    5

    Education & Training

    Medical School

    Morehouse School of Medicine
    Graduated in 1988

    Residency Hospital

    Med Center La New Orleans Tulane
    Tulane University School Of Med
    6

    Languages Spoken by Dr. Edwards & Staff

    • English
  2. Healthgrades

    9 Facts About Hospital Quality

    Patients’ risk of dying during a hospital stay for heart bypass surgery could be 85.2% lower, on average, at a hospital rated 5 stars compared to a hospital rated 1 star for that procedure. Choosing the right hospital is critical to your health. View Slideshow

    Dr. Edwards' Hospital Quality

    The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

    Check out the quality of care at the 3 hospitals where Dr. Edwards has admitting privileges:

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    • Northside Hospital

    • Atlanta Medical Center

    • Gwinnett Medical Center - Lawrenceville

  3. Healthgrades

    8 Facts About Patient Satisfaction Surveys

    Patient satisfaction surveys provide a standardized way of reporting about healthcare experiences. But there can be more than meets the eye when reviewing scores. Here's what you should know

    Patient Satisfaction

    Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Edwards

    Likelihood of recommending Dr. Edwards to family and friends

    35 responses
    below
    national average

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    is confidential

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    Dr. Edwards' Office & Staff
    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments
    35 responses
    below
    national average
    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
    35 responses
    below
    national average
    Staff friendliness and courteousness
    35 responses
    below
    national average
    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
    31 – 45 minutes 34 responses
    longer than
    national average
    Experience with Dr. Edwards
    Level of trust in provider's decisions
    34 responses
    below
    national average
    How well provider explains medical condition(s)
    34 responses
    below
    national average
    How well provider listens and answers questions
    34 responses
    below
    national average
    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
    34 responses
    below
    national average

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    Appointments & Offices

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    Is Dr. Edwards accepting new patients?

    • Yes.

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    Office Locations

    A
    ATLANTA NEUROLOGY & SPINE INST
    285 Boulevard NE Ste 110
    Atlanta, GA 30312
    (404) 265-6701 (Office)
    (404) 265-6702 (Fax)
    B
    1415 Tulane Ave # SL37
    New Orleans, LA 70112
    (504) 988-6808 (Fax)
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    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
    Staff friendliness and courteousness
    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
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    Experience with Dr. Edwards
    Level of trust in provider's decisions
    How well provider explains medical condition(s)
    How well provider listens and answers questions
    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
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