Dr. Paul Jeffords, MD

Dr. Paul Jeffords, MD

Orthopedic Spine Surgery  |  
Male  |  
Age 46
(38)
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Dr. Paul Jeffords, MD is an orthopedic spine surgery doctor who practices in Atlanta, GA. He is 46 years old and has been practicing for 18 years.

5671 Peachtree Dunwoody Rd Ste 900

Atlanta, GA 30342

Contact Information

(404) 847-9999

Insurance Accepted

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

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Top Care Areas

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Spinal Stenosis
very high
more than 99% of peers
Spine Disorders
very high
more than 99% of peers
Degenerative Disc Disease
very high
more than 99% of peers

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Jeffords "At Resurgens Spine Center we are an integrated team of specialists who work together to provide patients with an accurate diagnosis and comprehensive care for their condition."
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Specialties

  • Orthopedic Spine Surgery
  • Orthopedic Surgery
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Board Certifications

  • Orthopedic Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery*
60

Conditions Treated

  • Achilles Tendinitis
  • Ankle Fracture
  • Ankylosing Spondylitis
  • Ankylosing Vertebral Hyperostosis
  • Arthritis of the Elbow
  • Ataxia
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Back Pain
  • Bone Cancer
  • Bone Disorders
  • Cancer
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Coccygeal Pain
  • Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Elbow Bursitis
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Femur Fracture
  • Foot Conditions
  • Fracture
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Ganglion Cyst
  • Gout
  • Hand Conditions
  • Herniated Disc
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Joint Pain
  • Knee Disorders
  • Leg Fracture Below Knee (incl. Ankle)
  • Limb Cramp
  • Limb Pain
  • Low Back Pain
  • Medial Collateral Ligament (MCL) Sprain
  • Myelopathy
  • Neck Muscle Strain
  • Osteochondritis Dissecans
  • Osteopenia
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Peripheral Autonomic Neuropathy
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Sacrum Disorders
  • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Shoulder Tendinitis and Tenosynovitis
  • Sjögren's Syndrome
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylitis
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Thoracic Spine Myelopathy

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Procedures

  • All Shoulder or Elbow Replacement Procedures
  • Arm Surgery
  • Artificial Disc Replacement
  • Disc Replacement
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Dural Repair or Other Spinal Cord Repair
  • Epidural Block, Facet Blocks
  • Fracture Care
  • Herniated Disc Surgery
  • Hip Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Open
  • Knee Surgery
  • Knee and Lower Leg Fracture Treatment, Open
  • Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
  • Minimally Invasive Spine Surgery
  • Partial Shoulder Replacement
  • Percutaneous Vertebroplasty
  • Resection or Ablation of Bone Tumor, Partial or Complete Resection of Bone, Debridement of Bone
  • Separated Femoral Epiphysis Treatment
  • Spinal Compression Fracture Repair
  • Spinal Cord Stimulation
  • Spinal Fusion
  • Spinal Nerve Block
  • Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
  • Spine Fracture Treatment
  • Steroid Injection

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

  • Tulane University of Louisiana
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1994
  • Tulane University School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1999
  • Emory University Department Of Orthopedic Surgery
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2000
  • Emory University Department Of Orthopedic Surgery
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2004
  • Texas Back Institute
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2005

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
  • Robert E. Kelly Society Award for Clinical Research,
  • Thomas E. Whitesides, MD Award,
  • Tulane University Deans Honor Scholarship,
Media & Publications

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Jeffords' Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Jeffords to family and friends
3.6
based on 38 total reviews (5 with comments)
Dr. Jeffords' Performance
  • Trustworthiness
    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well
    VERY GOOD
  • Answers Questions
    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent
    VERY GOOD
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment
    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness
    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time
    10 to 15 minutes
Patient Comments (5)
in Cleveland, GA |
I can't praise Dr Jeffords enough, I'm so very thankful for him & his team. I couldn't have asked for better treatment & patient care. Very informative of my treatment options & supportive. Thank you !!!
Thanks so much for sharing your experience with us!
Columbia, SC |
This guy is a total quack who couldn't care less about anyone but himself. All that he cares about is your money and his golf game.
in Lilburn, GA |
I suffered from pinched spine nerves and mild sciatica for several years. A January situation escalated this to unbearable, intense, debilitating pain. Dr. Jeffords discovered a herniated disc pressing on the sciatic nerve in late February, and in early March trimmed the disc, relieving the sciatic nerve pressure. The pain was immediately relieved and 3 days later I have no pain at all, and only minimal sensation in the incision. I strongly recommend Dr. Jeffords and his qualified and courteous
Atlanta, GA |
I had a total of four surgeries from Jeffords starting with a failed microdiscectomies then another failed microdiscectomies followed by by a failed full fusion surgery and finally another surgery to extract disc fragments that were left in my back from the fusion surgery. This man has no idea what he is doing nor does he care that he leaves patients almost paralyzed in pain offering no viable options just sending them on their way with the words "I am really sorry". Stay AWAY from this Dr!!!!
in Duluth GA |
Dr. Jeffords was a great doctor, I would definitely reccommend him. He really cares about his patients. He keep u inform what's going on and he follows up in a timely manner. He was great.
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Dr. Jeffords accepts 8 insurance carriers
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Georgia
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
  • UnitedHealthCare
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Hospitals where Dr. Jeffords has admitting privileges

Emory Saint Joseph's Hospital
5665 Peachtree Dunwoody Rd
Atlanta, GA 30342
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