Dr. Thomas McElligott, MD

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Specializes in Orthopedic Surgery • Male • Age 54

2415 Wall St SE Ste B
Conyers, GA 30013
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Dr. McElligott's Experience

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Dr. McElligott's Specialties

  • Orthopedic Surgery

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Piedmont Newton Hospital
5126 Hospital Dr NE
Covington, GA 30014
Rockdale Medical Center
1412 Milstead Ave NE
Conyers, GA 30012

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Appointments & Offices

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Accepting new patients?

  • Yes
East Metro Orthopaedics
East Metro Orthopaedics
2415 Wall St SE Ste B
Conyers, GA 30013
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    Dr. McElligott's Experience

    Specialties

    • Orthopedic Surgery

    Board Certifications

    • Orthopedic Surgery
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    • ACL Surgery
    • All Shoulder or Elbow Replacement Procedures
    • Arm Surgery
    • Arthroscopic Shoulder Surgery
    • Carpal Tunnel Release
    • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
    • Elbow Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
    • Elbow Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Closed
    • Elbow Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Open
    • Excision of Femur or Knee
    • Excision of Scapula, Clavicle, Rib, or Sternum
    • Foot and Ankle Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
    • Foot and Ankle Fracture Treatment, Closed
    • Foot and Ankle Fracture Treatment, Open
    • Foot and Ankle Ligament and Tendon Repair
    • Fracture Care
    • Hand and Wrist Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
    • Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Closed
    • Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Open
    • Hip Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
    • Hip Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Closed
    • Hip Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Open
    • Hip Replacement
    • Hip Replacement Revision
    • Hip Resurfacing
    • Joint Drainage
    • Knee and Leg Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
    • Knee and Lower Leg Fracture Treatment, Closed
    • Knee and Lower Leg Fracture Treatment, Open
    • Knee Arthroscopy
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    • Knee Replacement
    • Knee Replacement Revision
    • Knee Surgery
    • Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
    • Nerve Block, Somatic
    • Neuroplasty
    • Partial Shoulder Replacement
    • Peripheral Nerve Block
    • Resection or Ablation of Bone Tumor, Partial or Complete Resection of Bone, Debridement of Bone
    • Rotator Cuff Surgery
    • Shoulder Dislocation Treatment
    • Shoulder Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
    • Shoulder Fracture Treatment
    • Steroid Injection
    • Trigger Finger Release
    • Trigger Point Injection
    • Viscosupplementation With Hyaluronate
    • Wrist Fusion
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    Background Check for Dr. McElligott

    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

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    Education & Training

    Medical School

    New York Med Coll
    Graduated in 1987

    Residency Hospital

    Lenox Hill Hospital
    University Hospital SUNY Stony Brook
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. McElligott & Staff

    • English
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    Dr. McElligott's Hospital Quality

    The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

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    • Piedmont Newton Hospital

    • Rockdale Medical Center

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    Patient Satisfaction

    Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. McElligott

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    Likelihood to Recommend

    3.4
    • 13 responses

    3.4 out of 5

    Likelihood of recommending Dr. McElligott to family and friends

    3.4 out of 5

    13 responses

    Dr. McElligott's Office & Staff

    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments

    4.1 out of 5

    12 responses

    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.

    4 out of 5

    12 responses

    Staff friendliness and courteousness

    3.7 out of 5

    13 responses

    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)

    10 – 15 minutes

    10 responses

    Experience with Dr. McElligott

    Level of trust in provider's decisions

    3.3 out of 5

    13 responses

    How well provider explains medical condition(s)

    3.4 out of 5

    13 responses

    How well provider listens and answers questions

    3.4 out of 5

    13 responses

    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients

    3.2 out of 5

    13 responses

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    • Medicaid
    • Meritain Health
    • MultiPlan
    • Mutual of Omaha
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    • State Farm
    • Travelers
    • Tricare
    • UnitedHealthCare
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    Office Locations

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    East Metro Orthopaedics
    2415 Wall St SE Ste B
    Conyers, GA 30013
    (770) 760-0234 (Office)
    (770) 760-0136 (Fax)
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