Dr. Allen McDonald III, MD

Dr. Allen McDonald III, MD

Orthopedic Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 47
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Dr. Allen McDonald III, MD is an orthopedic surgery specialist in Atlanta, GA. He graduated from Emory University and specializes in orthopedic surgery.

2001 Peachtree Rd NE Ste 705

Atlanta, GA 30309

Contact Information

(404) 355-0743

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Georgia
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. McDonald III performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
very high
more than 98% of peers
Joint Pain
very high
more than 98% of peers
Knee Disorders
very high
more than 98% of peers

Dr. McDonald III's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

1  Specialties

  • Orthopedic Surgery

1  Board Certifications

  • Orthopedic Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery*

65  Conditions Treated

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28  Procedures

  • All Shoulder or Elbow Replacement Procedures
  • Arm Surgery
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Excision of Femur or Knee
  • Excision of Tibia or Fibula
  • Fracture Care
  • 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
  • Knee Replacement
  • Knee Replacement Revision
  • Knee Surgery
  • Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
  • Nerve Block, Somatic
  • Peripheral Nerve Block
  • Resection or Ablation of Bone Tumor, Partial or Complete Resection of Bone, Debridement of Bone
  • Reverse Total Shoulder and Total Shoulder Replacement
  • Separated Femoral Epiphysis Treatment
  • Steroid Injection
  • Trigger Point Injection

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Georgia.

0 Sanctions

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.

Education

  • Emory University
    Medical School | Graduated 1970
  • Grady Memorial Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1971
  • Emory Affil Hosps
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1977
  • University Fla
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1976
  • Rancho Los Amigos Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1977

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. McDonald III has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. McDonald III's Reviews

3.2
Likelihood of recommending Dr. McDonald III to family and friends
13 total reviews (5 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (13)

  • 5
    (7)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (1)
  • 1
    (5)

Dr. McDonald III's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    GOOD
  • Answers questions

    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent

    VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment

    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (5)

Dr. McDonald was professional with all my appointments/then surgery, but he also showed a genuine concern about my well being. He is good in discussing any issues which helps you feel less anxiety. I had knee replacement and it is very painful but Dr. McDonald's concerns and recommendations for my...more
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Dr. Allen McDonald and his staff provided the me the best care and recovery before and after my surgery. Dr. McDonald went up and beyond his obligations as a surgeon and check in on my before and after my surgery to make sure that I was doing good and had no complications or needs. I would highly...more
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Dr McDonald and his PA are good.... If you can ever get an appt with them. If your insurance doesn't pay the full bill then you have to go thru billing before you can schedule an appointment. It took me a solid week of calling 5 to 12x daily to get a call returned (and this isn't the first time)...more
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Dr. McDonald did a THR on me just 3 days ago, and I couldn't wait to write this review. After a terrible experience last year with a Dr. from Resurgens who had me walking w/o crutches day 1 after he repaired my labral tear ( A BUG no-no), I was unsure if I could expect good care from Dr....more
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He botched my mothers k we replacement. Had to redo it. It still did not turn out satisfactory.
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