Dr. Michael Gottschalk, MD

Dr. Michael Gottschalk, MD

Orthopedic Hand Surgery  ·  
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Dr. Michael Gottschalk, MD is an orthopedic hand surgery specialist in Dunwoody, GA and has been practicing for 3 years. He graduated from University Of Texas Health Science Center At San Antonio in 2009 and specializes in orthopedic hand surgery, orthopedic surgery, and more.Read his story

4555 N Shallowford Rd Ste 100

Dunwoody, GA 30338

Contact Information

(404) 251-1566

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Ambetter
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Georgia
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Fracture
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more than 53% of peers
Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
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more than 51% of peers
Shoulder Disorders
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more than 50% of peers

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Dr. Gottschalk's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Gottschalk "Born in Johannesburg, South Africa and raised in Dallas, Texas, I have called Atlanta home for some time now. My wife and I are expecting a new edition to the family in April 2017 and we have relocated to the Dunwoody area. We are very pleased with the area and are proud to be part of the thriving community."

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Gottschalk "I try and treat patients like they are one of my family.  "

7  Specialties

  • Orthopedic Hand Surgery
  • Hand and Upper Extremity Surgery
  • Microvascular Reconstructive Surgery
  • Orthopedic Arthroscopy
  • Orthopedic Fracture Care
  • Orthopedic Shoulder & Elbow Surgery
  • Orthopedic Surgery

1  Board Certifications

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

65  Conditions Treated

  • Ankle Fracture
  • Arthritis of the Elbow
  • Back Pain
  • Bone Disorders
  • Broken Arm
  • Broken Neck
  • Bunion
  • Bursitis
  • Cancer
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Clavicle Fracture
  • Coccyx or Sacrum Fracture
  • Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
  • De Quervain's Disease
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Femur Fracture
  • Fracture
  • Fracture of Hand (incl. Fingers)
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Ganglion Cyst
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Gout
  • Hammer Toe
  • Hand Conditions
  • Hand Fracture
  • Hip Fracture
  • Joint Pain
  • Knee Disorders
  • Knee Fracture
  • Leg Fracture Below Knee (incl. Ankle)
  • Limb Pain
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lumbar Spine Fracture
  • Marfan Syndrome
  • Neck Muscle Strain
  • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
  • Non-Unions and Malunions of Fractures
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
  • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
  • Osteoarthritis of Hands
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Osteopenia
  • Pelvic Fracture
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pyogenic Arthritis
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Rotator Cuff Tear
  • Scapular Fracture
  • Shoulder Dislocation
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
  • Shoulder Tendinitis and Tenosynovitis
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylosis
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Systemic Sclerosis
  • Thoracic Spine Fracture
  • Tibia and Fibula Fractures
  • Trigger Finger
  • Wrist Fracture
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51  Procedures

  • All Shoulder or Elbow Replacement Procedures
  • Arm Surgery
  • Carpal Tunnel Release
  • Elbow Arthroscopy
  • Elbow Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Elbow Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Closed
  • Elbow Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Open
  • Elbow Ligament Reconstruction
  • Elbow Reconstruction
  • Elbow Replacement
  • Elbow Surgery
  • Elbow Tenotomy
  • Excision of Humerus
  • Excision of Metacarpal and Carpal
  • Excision of Radius or Ulna
  • Excision of Skin Lesion
  • Facelift
  • Foot and Ankle Ligament and Tendon Repair
  • 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 and Wrist Osteoarthrotomy
  • Hand or Wrist Tendon Transfer
  • Hand Reconstruction
  • Hand Surgery
  • Hand Tendon Repair
  • Hand, Elbow, and Shoulder Microvascular Surgery
  • Joint Drainage
  • Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
  • Nerve Block, Somatic
  • Neuroplasty
  • 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
  • Shoulder Dislocation Treatment
  • Shoulder Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Shoulder Fracture Treatment
  • Shoulder Reconstruction
  • Shoulder Replacement
  • Shoulder Resurfacing
  • Shoulder Surgery
  • Shoulder, Elbow, Hand, and Wrist Joint Reconstruction
  • Shoulder, Elbow, Hand, and Wrist Joint Replacement
  • Skin Grafts
  • Trigger Finger Release
  • Trigger Point Injection
  • Wound Repair
  • 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 Texas / Austin Campus
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 2005
  • University Of Texas Health Science Center At San Antonio
    Medical School | Graduated 2009
  • Emory University School Of Medicine
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2010
  • Emory University School Of Medicine
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2014
  • Ny U Hosp
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2015

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Gottschalk's Reviews

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Dr Gottschalk has an excellent bedside manner. He takes the time to explain in terms that are easy to understand. I have never felt rushed in any of my appointments. He answers all questions throughly.
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Dr. Gottschalk surgically repaired the bottom portion of my hand. He was very accurate in his initial assessment of my injury. He walked me through what and what not to expect from the point of the operation until full recovery and I saw those results as well. Through he and his staff's work, I'm...Read More
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Very pleased with the high level of personalized care and attention I have received from Dr. Gottschalk and his team.
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This was a repeat surgery after a different surgeon was unsuccessful - so I can truly compare the experience! Not only did Dr. Gottschalk and his team make the experience easy - but the recovery from the surgery was 90% better than the other. The post op care (hard brace, wraps, etc) was different...Read More
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Couldn’t be happier with my entire experience from start to finish with my surgery, Dr. Gottschalk, his staff, or the facilities. I would happily recommend him.
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