Dr. Charles Garten II, MD

Dr. Charles Garten II, MD

Sports Medicine  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 42
Dr. Charles Garten II, MD is a sports medicine specialist in Atlanta, GA and has been practicing for 13 years. He graduated from University Of Tennessee Health Science Center College Of Medicine in 2001 and specializes in sports medicine, sports rehabilitation medicine, and more.

3280 Howell Mill Rd NW Ste 250

Atlanta, GA 30327

Contact Information

(470) 270-8978

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Coventry Health Care of Georgia
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Guardian
  • Health Net
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Dr. Garten II's Experience

Dr. Garten II's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Sports Medicine
  • Board certified in Family Practice and Sports Medicine
  • No malpractice claims found
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Garten II "As a sports medicine specialist, I believe it is important to treat the whole athlete not just the injury. Understanding biomechanics, sports specific overuse phenomenons and patient functional strength, allows me to look at more than just the injury. This ensures better outcomes and long term success for the athlete."

7  Specialties

  • Sports Medicine
  • Men's Sports Medicine
  • Pain Medicine
  • Pediatric Sports Medicine
  • Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation
  • Preventive Medicine
  • Sports Rehabilitation Medicine

2  Board Certifications

  • Family Practice
    Accredited by: American Board of Medical Specialties*
  • Sports Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Medical Specialties*

48  Conditions Treated

  • Achilles Tendinitis
  • Ankle Injury
  • Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
  • Anterior Cruciate Ligament (ACL) or Posterior Cruciate Ligament (PCL) Tear
  • Arthritis
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Back Pain
  • Baker’s Cyst
  • Bone Disorders
  • Bursitis
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Elbow Pain
  • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
  • Foot Conditions
  • Foot Injuries
  • Fracture
  • Herniated Disc
  • Hip Pointer Injuries
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Joint Pain
  • Knee Disorders
  • Knee Injuries
  • Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
  • Morton's Neuroma
  • Neck Pain
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Pediatric Sports Injuries
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Rotator Cuff Tear
  • Shoulder Dislocation
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
  • Shoulder Pain
  • Shoulder Tendinitis and Tenosynovitis
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spondylitis
  • Spondylosis
  • Sports Injuries
  • Sports Injuries of the Knee
  • Sports-Related Concussion
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
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12  Procedures

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.


  • University Of Tennessee
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1997
  • University Of Tennessee Health Science Center College Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 2001
  • Bowman Gray School Of Med Of Wake Forest University
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2002
  • Bowman Gray School Of Med Of Wake Forest University
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2004
  • American Sports Med Institute
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2005

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Garten II has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Garten II's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Garten II to family and friends
22 total reviews (5 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (22)

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Dr. Garten II's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    Under 10 minutes

Patient Comments (5)

I have been going to Dr Garten for over 10 years. My variety of orthopedic issues have all been resolved to my satisfaction. Dr Garten is extremely knowledgeable and skilled. I also believe he keeps up with the most up to date treatments. He is one of the kindest and warmest physicians I have...more
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I've already referred him, my friend as grateful I am. Dr. Garten explains things clearly, calmly, warm personality, reassuring, explained options, his reasons for his recommendation, what to expect from various courses of action ... no pressure. My second visit today he proposed an injection...more
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Dr. Garten is extremely knowledgeable. He's always up on the latest technology, tests, improvements, trials & knows the body and mechanics incredibly well. Dr. Garten finds solutions for any body part, joint, bone, muscle, tendons, blood, spasms, etc., virtually everything. He provides options that...more
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Dr. Garten has cared for my entire family for over 10 years. He works as a professional team member, engaging the patient in their care- helping to optimize the best solutions for each patient based on goals of treatment for best evident based/ cost effective outcomes.
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I highly recommend Dr. Garten. My entire family has seen him for various orthopedic issues over the past ten years. He takes the time to thoroughly explain the medical condition, listens to the patient's concerns then provides treatment options with special consideration of the patient's personal...more
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