Dr. Harlan Starr Jr, MD

Dr. Harlan Starr Jr, MD

Orthopedic Hand Surgery  ·  
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Age 36
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Dr. Harlan Starr Jr, MD is an orthopedic hand surgery specialist in Atlanta, GA and has been practicing for 4 years. He graduated from Med Coll Of Ga Sch Of Med in 2008 and specializes in orthopedic hand surgery, orthopedic surgery, and more.Read his story

2061 Peachtree Rd NE Ste 500

Atlanta, GA 30309

Contact Information

(404) 352-3522

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Georgia
  • Cigna
  • Humana
  • Kaiser Permanente
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Top Care Areas

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

Shoulder Dislocation
very high
more than 96% of peers
Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Open
very high
more than 91% of peers
Shoulder Disorders
high
more than 86% of peers

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Dr. Starr Jr's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Starr Jr "McMillan Starr, Jr. MD, with Georgia Hand, Shoulder & Elbow in Atlanta and Marietta, Georgia, welcomes patients seeking treatment for shoulder, elbow, forearm, wrist, and hand conditions, through nonoperative or operative solutions. While he has a special interest in the trauma of the hand and upper extremity, including bone, tendon, and nerve repair, Dr. Starr frequently performs arthroscopic surgery of the shoulder, elbow, and wrist. Dr. Starr believes there's nothing more rewarding than having an active role in helping patients achieve full recovery from a devastating injury. Dr. Starr received his undergraduate degree from the University of Georgia then continued his medical education: Medical degree: Medical College of Georgia Orthopaedic surgery residency: Emory University, where he served as Chief Resident Fellowship training in hand, upper extremity, and microvascular surgery: Curtis National Hand Center in Baltimore, Maryland and the Children's Hospital of Philadelphia Dr. Starr's certifications and honors include: American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery, recognized as Board eligible American Orthopaedic Association, Emerging Leader in Orthopedics American Society for Surgery of the Hand, Candidate Member "
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3  Specialties

  • Orthopedic Hand Surgery
  • Orthopedic Surgery
  • Sports Medicine

0  Board Certifications

Dr. Starr Jr does not have any board certifications listed.

51  Conditions Treated

  • Arthritis of the Elbow
  • Arthritis of the Hand
  • Arthritis of the Shoulder
  • Ataxia
  • Bone Disorders
  • Broken Arm
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • De Quervain's Disease
  • Dupuytren's Contracture
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Foot Conditions
  • Fracture
  • Fracture of Hand (incl. Fingers)
  • Ganglion Cyst
  • Glenoid Labrum Tear
  • Gout
  • Hand Conditions
  • Hand Fracture
  • Hernia
  • Herniated Disc
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Joint Pain
  • Laceration
  • Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
  • Limb Pain
  • Non-Unions and Malunions of Fractures
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
  • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
  • Osteoarthritis of Hands
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Osteoporosis
  • Pinched Nerve
  • Pyogenic Arthritis
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Rotator Cuff Injuries
  • Rotator Cuff Tear
  • Shoulder Dislocation
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
  • Shoulder Tendinitis and Tenosynovitis
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spondylosis
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Tendon Injuries
  • Tendonitis
  • Traumatic Amputation
  • Trigger Finger
  • Ulnar Neuropathy
  • Wrist Fracture
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44  Procedures

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • All Shoulder or Elbow Replacement Procedures
  • Arm Surgery
  • Arthroscopic Shoulder Reconstruction
  • Arthroscopic Shoulder Surgery
  • Arthroscopic Wrist Surgery
  • Basal Thumb Joint Reconstruction
  • Bicep Repairs
  • Carpal Tunnel Release
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Elbow Arthroscopy
  • Elbow Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Elbow Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Closed
  • Elbow Ligament Reconstruction
  • Elbow Replacement
  • Finger Joint Fusion
  • Fracture Care
  • Hand and Elbow Microvascular Surgery
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Closed
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Open
  • Hand and Wrist Fusion
  • Hand or Wrist Tendon Transfer
  • Hand Tendon Repair
  • Injection of Tendon
  • Joint Drainage
  • Ligament Reconstruction and Tendon Interposition (LRTI) for the Thumb
  • Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
  • Nerve Block, Somatic
  • Nerve Reconstruction
  • Nerve Surgery
  • 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
  • Shoulder Dislocation Treatment
  • Shoulder Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Shoulder Fracture Treatment
  • Shoulder Replacement
  • Tricep Repair
  • Trigger Finger Release
  • Wrist Fusion
  • Wrist Replacement
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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

  • University Of Georgia
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 2004
  • Med Coll Of Ga Sch Of Med
    Medical School | Graduated 2008
  • Emory University
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2009
  • Emory University
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2013
  • The Curtis National Hand Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2014

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Starr Jr has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Starr Jr has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Starr Jr's Reviews

3.0
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Starr Jr to family and friends
2 total reviews (2 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (2)

  • 5
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  • 4
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  • 3
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  • 2
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  • 1
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Dr. Starr Jr's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    VERY GOOD
  • Answers questions

    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent

    VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    GOOD
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    GOOD
  • Average wait time

    Under 10 minutes

Patient Comments (2)

My daughter broke her thumb. He was very good with her and with getting her back to pitching softball again.
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The doctor is not the problem. It is the lack of care, concern and follow through of the support staff. Orders for imaging and blood work never get called in. They forget to tell you of other needed labs until you arrive for an appointment, I'm not sure if this is so they can bill for another...more
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