Dr. Christopher Potts, MD

Dr. Christopher Potts, MD

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Dr. Christopher Potts, MD is an orthopedic surgery specialist in Alpharetta, GA and has been practicing for 10 years. He graduated from Mercer Univ Sch Of Med in 2008 and specializes in orthopedic surgery.

3400 Old Milton Pkwy Ste 190

Alpharetta, GA 30005

Contact Information

(770) 663-1100

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Georgia
  • Cigna
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

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

Ankle Sprains and Strains
very high
more than 98% of peers
Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
very high
more than 98% of peers
Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
very high
more than 88% of peers

Dr. Potts'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

0  Board Certifications

Dr. Potts does not have any board certifications listed.

60  Conditions Treated

  • Adhesive Capsulitis
  • Ankle Fracture
  • Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
  • Ankle Sprains and Strains
  • Arthritis of the Elbow
  • Ataxia
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Back Pain
  • Bone Cancer
  • Bone Disorders
  • Broken Arm
  • Bursitis
  • Cancer
  • Chronic Pelvic Pain
  • Complications of Joint Prosthesis
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
  • Enthesopathy of Knee (incl. Bursitis of Knee)
  • Femur Fracture
  • Foot Conditions
  • Fracture
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Glenoid Labrum Tear
  • Gout
  • Hip Fracture
  • Hip Sprain
  • Internal Derangement of Knee
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Joint Pain
  • Knee Dislocation
  • Knee Disorders
  • Knee Fracture
  • Knee Sprain
  • Leg Fracture Above Knee (incl. Hip)
  • Leg Fracture Below Knee (incl. Ankle)
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lupus
  • Muscular Dystrophy (MD)
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Osteopenia
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Pyogenic Arthritis
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Rotator Cuff Tear
  • Runner's Knee
  • Scoliosis
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
  • Shoulder Tendinitis and Tenosynovitis
  • Spine Disorders
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Systemic Chondromalacia
  • Tibia and Fibula Fractures
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38  Procedures

  • ACL Surgery
  • All Shoulder or Elbow Replacement Procedures
  • Arm Surgery
  • Arthroscopic Shoulder Surgery
  • Carpal Tunnel Release
  • Elbow Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Elbow Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Closed
  • Elbow Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Open
  • Excision of Femur or Knee
  • 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
  • Hip Arthroscopy
  • Hip Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Hip Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Closed
  • Hip Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Open
  • Hip Replacement
  • 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
  • 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
  • Rotator Cuff Surgery
  • Separated Femoral Epiphysis Treatment
  • Shoulder Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Shoulder Fracture Treatment
  • Steroid Injection
  • Synovial Biopsy
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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

  • Mercer Univ Sch Of Med
    Medical School | Graduated 2008

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Potts has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Potts has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Potts' Reviews

4.8
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Potts to family and friends
15 total reviews (12 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (15)

  • 5
    (14)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (1)
  • 1
    (0)

Dr. Potts' Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    Under 10 minutes

Patient Comments (12)

My husband had rotator cuff surgery at Northside Hosptal in Atlanta. Dr.Potts was very thorough explaining the procedure pre-surgery, and sat with me in the recovery room after, showing me the multiple photos he had taken during the procedure and explaining step by step what had been done. We came...more
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Dr. Potts and his whole staff are FANTASTIC. Friendly, professional, and knowledgeable from start to finish. My husband and I have both had surgery completed by Dr. Potts. He was very detailed without being so wordy that you can't follow what he is saying. We both healed well and are back to...more
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I was referred to Dr. Potts by another hip surgeon. I was told Dr. Potts was one of two surgeons in Atlanta to perform my surgery well. I was very impressed with Dr. Potts and his team, they were professional and personable. I attribute my quick recovery to my confidence in my surgeon and also the...more
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I just love Dr. Potts. I was a 54, landscaper, down on my luck, needed surgery to repair both rotator cuffs, I was scared and overwhelmed by the bad news. Dr Potts walked me through the whole process, explained everything, reassured me that the day would come when we'd look back on my...more
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Dr. Potts performed arthroscopic hip impingement repair last July. He immediately diagnosed what was wrong after 6 prior doctors could not figure out the reason for my increasing pain. I was afraid that the recovery period might be grueling but the level of post-op discomfort was amazingly low...more
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