Dr. David Monson, MD

Dr. David Monson, MD

Orthopedic Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 62
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Dr. David Monson, MD is an orthopedic surgery specialist in Atlanta, GA and has been practicing for 30 years. He graduated from Roy J Lucille A Carver College Of Medicine At University Of Iowa in 1982 and specializes in orthopedic surgery, adult reconstructive orthopedic surgery, and more.

59 Executive Park South NE Ste 3000

Atlanta, GA 30329

Contact Information

(404) 778-3350

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. Monson performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Soft Tissue Sarcoma
very high
more than 99% of peers
Osteoarthritis of Knee
high
more than 87% of peers
Osteoarthritis
high
more than 86% of peers

Dr. Monson'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.

3  Specialties

  • Orthopedic Surgery
  • Adult Reconstructive Orthopedic Surgery
  • Orthopedic Oncology Surgery

1  Board Certifications

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

31  Conditions Treated

  • Ankle and Foot Instability or Derangement
  • Anterior Cruciate Ligament (ACL) or Posterior Cruciate Ligament (PCL) Tear
  • Arthritis of the Elbow
  • Baker’s Cyst
  • Benign Bone and Soft Tissue Tumors
  • Bone Cancer
  • Bone Disorders
  • Cancer
  • Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
  • Complications of Joint Prosthesis
  • Fracture of Hand (incl. Fingers)
  • Ganglion Cyst
  • Hand Fracture
  • Hip Fracture
  • Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
  • Medial Collateral Ligament (MCL) Sprain
  • Muscular Dystrophy (MD)
  • Non-Unions and Malunions of Fractures
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Hands
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Osteosarcoma
  • Pelvic Fracture
  • Plantar Fasciitis
  • Pseudoarthrosis
  • Pyogenic Arthritis
  • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
  • Soft Tissue Sarcoma
  • Spinal Muscular Atrophy (SMA)

19  Procedures

  • Elbow Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Closed
  • Excision of Femur or Knee
  • Excision of Humerus
  • Excision of Radius or Ulna
  • Excision of Scapula, Clavicle, Rib, or Sternum
  • Excision of Tarsal or Metatarsal
  • Excision of Tibia or Fibula
  • Hip Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Hip Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Open
  • Hip Replacement
  • Hip Replacement Revision
  • Knee and Leg Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Knee Replacement
  • Knee Replacement Revision
  • Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
  • Resection or Ablation of Bone Tumor, Partial or Complete Resection of Bone, Debridement of Bone
  • Soft Tissue Mass Biopsy
  • Soft Tissue Tumor Removal
  • Synovial Biopsy

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

  • Iowa State University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1978
  • Roy J Lucille A Carver College Of Medicine At University Of Iowa
    Medical School | Graduated 1982
  • University Of Wisconsin Madison
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1987
  • University of Chicago
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1988

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Monson has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Monson's Reviews

4.8
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Monson to family and friends
58 total reviews (42 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (58)

  • 5
    (55)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (3)

Dr. Monson's 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

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (42)

In 2003 I was diagnosed with synovial cell sarcoma in my arm. I was told by another doctor that my arm should be amputated. I was referred to Dr. Monson and he assured me that it was found early enough to save my arm and my life. Dr. Monson is very kind, considerate, and listens to his patients. ...more
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In 2009 I was referred to Doctor Monson for a synovial sarcoma, in 2009 Dr. Monson saved my life. After continuing to go back to him for checkups I recently had a lump come back up. I bypassed my primary physician and went straight to him. He worked me in immediately and found it to be benign and...more
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We are very pleased with the entire staff especially Dr. David Monson. He was very nice and we felt very comfortable with everything.
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I was very pleased with Dr. Monson and his staff. They were very kind, courteous, and professional. .
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I would recommend Dr. Monson to my family and friends. He is a wonderful Doctor. Very professional, well versed in his field yet very caring and compassionate. He explains the medical condition and he listens to your concerns. Very empathetic providing emotional support. You know he will do his...more
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