Dr. Jed R. Axelrod, MD

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Specializes in Orthopedic Surgery • Male • Age 42

5445 Meridian Marks Rd Ste 250
Atlanta, GA 30342
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Children's Healthcare of Atlanta at Scottish Rite
1001 Johnson Ferry Rd
Atlanta, GA 30342

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Children's Orthopaedics of Atlanta
Children's Orthopaedics of Atlanta - Meridian Mark
5445 Meridian Marks Rd Ste 250
Atlanta, GA 30342
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175 White St NW Ste 200
Marietta, GA 30060
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    Dr. Axelrod's Experience

    Specialties

    • Orthopedic Surgery
    • Pediatric Orthopedic Surgery
    • Pediatric Orthopedic Spine Surgery

    Board Certifications

    • Orthopedic Surgery
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    • Achilles Tenotomy
    • Arm Surgery
    • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
    • Elbow Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
    • Elbow Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Open
    • Foot and Ankle Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
    • Foot and Ankle Fracture Treatment, Open
    • Foot and Ankle Ligament and Tendon Repair
    • Fracture Care
    • Hand and Wrist Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
    • Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Closed
    • Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Open
    • Hip Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
    • Joint Drainage
    • Knee and Leg Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
    • Knee and Lower Leg Fracture Treatment, Open
    • Resection or Ablation of Bone Tumor, Partial or Complete Resection of Bone, Debridement of Bone
    • Separated Femoral Epiphysis Treatment
    • Shoulder Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
    • Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
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    • Achilles Tendinitis
    • Ankle Fracture
    • Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
    • Arm Fracture (incl. Elbow and Shoulder)
    • Ataxia
    • Autoimmune Diseases
    • Back Pain
    • Bone Disorders
    • Bunion
    • Bursitis
    • Chronic Neck Pain
    • Chronic Pelvic Pain
    • Clavicle Fracture
    • Coccygeal Pain
    • Elbow Injuries
    • Elbow Sprain
    • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
    • Femur Fracture
    • Foot Conditions
    • Foot Fracture
    • Foot Sprain
    • Fracture
    • Gait Abnormality
    • Ganglion Cyst
    • Hammer Toe
    • Hand Fracture
    • Hip Fracture
    • Hip Sprain
    • Internal Derangement of Knee
    • Intervertebral Disc Disease
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    • Knee Dislocation
    • Knee Disorders
    • Knee Fracture
    • Knee Sprain
    • Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
    • Leg Fracture Above Knee (incl. Hip)
    • Leg Fracture Below Knee (incl. Ankle)
    • Low Back Pain
    • Medial Collateral Ligament (MCL) Tear
    • Osgood Schlatter Disease
    • Osteopenia
    • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
    • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
    • Pseudoarthrosis
    • Pyogenic Arthritis
    • Scapular Fracture
    • Scoliosis
    • Sever's Disease
    • Shoulder Disorders
    • Spina Bifida
    • Spine Deformities
    • Spine Disorders
    • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
    • Spondylitis
    • Spondylolisthesis
    • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
    • Tibia and Fibula Fractures
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    Background Check for Dr. Axelrod

    0 Malpractice Claims

    • No malpractice history found for Georgia.
    • 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.
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    Awards & Recognitions

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    Education & Training

    Medical School

    SUNY Upstate Med Univ
    Graduated in 2001

    Internship Hospital

    University At Buffalo
    Complete in 2003

    Residency Hospital

    University At Buffalo
    Complete in 2007

    Fellowship Hospital

    Childrens Healthcare Of Atlanta-Scottish Rite
    Complete in 2008

    Undergraduate Schools

    Weill Cornell Medical College
    Graduated in 1995
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Axelrod & Staff

    • English
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    Dr. Axelrod's Hospital Quality

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    Patient Satisfaction

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    • 12 responses
    • 1 review

    2.1 out of 5

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    2 out of 5
    - in Marietta, GA |

    Seemed to insinuate that it was not worth the bother to put a kid on the autism spectrum in a scoliosis brace. I'm thinking he wants to make more money on surgery.

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    • Yes.

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    • Medicaid
    • Medical Mutual of Ohio
    • Meritain Health
    • MultiPlan
    • Tricare
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    Office Locations

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    Children's Orthopaedics of Atlanta
    Children's Orthopaedics of Atlanta - Meridian Mark
    5445 Meridian Marks Rd Ste 250
    Atlanta, GA 30342
    (678) 686-6800 (Office)
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    Children's Orthopaedics of Atlanta
    Children's Orthopaedics of Atlanta - Marietta
    175 White St NW Ste 200
    Marietta, GA 30060
    (678) 741-6043 (Office)
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