Dr. Tapan Daftari, MD

Dr. Tapan Daftari, MD

Orthopedic Spine Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 52
Dr. Tapan Daftari, MD is an orthopedic spine surgery specialist in Austell, GA. He graduated from Northwestern University and specializes in orthopedic spine surgery and orthopedic surgery.

2041 Mesa Valley Way Ste 100

Austell, GA 30106

Contact Information

(770) 944-1100

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Georgia
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Top Care Areas

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Herniated Disc
very high
more than 99% of peers
Intervertebral Disc Disease
very high
more than 99% of peers
Chronic Neck Pain
very high
more than 97% of peers

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Daftari "Our mission is to provide excellent, patient-focused and comprehensive musculoskeletal care to the Atlanta community and surrounding areas."

2  Specialties

  • Orthopedic Spine Surgery
  • Orthopedic Surgery

1  Board Certifications

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

98  Conditions Treated

  • Adhesive Capsulitis
  • Ankle and Foot Instability or Derangement
  • Ankle Fracture
  • Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
  • Ankle Sprains and Strains
  • Arthritis of the Elbow
  • Ataxia
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Back Pain
  • Baker’s Cyst
  • Bone Cancer
  • Bone Disorders
  • Broken Arm
  • Broken Neck
  • Bunion
  • Bursitis
  • Cancer
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Chondrocalcinosis
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Chronic Pelvic Pain
  • Coccygeal Pain
  • Coccyx or Sacrum Fracture
  • Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
  • Complications of Joint Prosthesis
  • De Quervain's Disease
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
  • Femur Fracture
  • Foot Conditions
  • Foot Fracture
  • Fracture
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Glenoid Labrum Tear
  • Gout
  • Hammer Toe
  • Hand Conditions
  • Hand Fracture
  • Herniated Disc
  • Hip Fracture
  • Hip Sprain
  • Internal Derangement of Knee
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Joint Pain
  • Knee Disorders
  • Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
  • Leg Fracture Above Knee (incl. Hip)
  • Leg Fracture Below Knee (incl. Ankle)
  • Limb Pain
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lumbar Spine Fracture
  • Myelopathy
  • 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
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Pelvic Fracture
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Plantar Fasciitis
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Rotator Cuff Tear
  • Sacrum Disorders
  • Scapular Fracture
  • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Shoulder Dislocation
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
  • Shoulder Tendinitis and Tenosynovitis
  • Spina Bifida
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylitis
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Thoracic Spine Fracture
  • Thoracic Spine Myelopathy
  • Tibia and Fibula Fractures
  • Trigger Finger
  • Wrist Fracture


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27  Procedures

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.


  • Northwestern University
    Medical School | Graduated
  • Emory University
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • Emory University
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • William Beaumont Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Daftari has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Daftari's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Daftari to family and friends
78 total reviews (17 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (78)

  • 5
  • 4
  • 3
  • 2
  • 1

Dr. Daftari's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (17)

There is no other doctor I respect more than Dr. Daftari. I would not hesitate to recommend him to anyone. I have often said that I would not necessarily recommend a surgical solution for all spine issues; however, if that is the recommend path, it should only be done by Dr. Daftari. My husband...more
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Dr Daftari is a highly skilled surgeon and a caring individual. I had a cervical discectomy with fusion, and I must say that I was a little scared about the surgery. Dr Daftari took the time to explain the procedure while showing me the x-rays, thus allaying my fears. The surgery went well, so much...more
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Excellent surgeon with a comfortable bedside manner. The entire office was easy to deal with and always eager to make sure that my mom was well cared for. Everyone went the extra mile to fully explain every detail of the procedure and answer any questions or concerns that we had. Scheduling or...more
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>Large herniated disc at L4/L5 that had been causing problems (leg nerve pain) for over 2 years. Had surgery (laminectomy and discectomy) almost 3 months ago and have been very happy with the result. Would and will go back to Daftari if I ever have back problems again in the future.
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Dr. Daftari is honest and caring about his patients and his staff. He makes sure that you understand everything. He has a sense of humor. In my experience of Doctors I would highly recommend him to family friends and anybody that is looking for a doctor that will listen to them. And let me tell...more
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