Dr. Phillip Langer, MD, MS is a highly-credentialed orthopedic surgeon in Atlanta who has recently been featured as a 2019 Top Orthopedic Surgeon. The award, given by Georgia Magazine Top Doctors, is based on doctors who are driving innovation and patient-centered care.
ATLANTA, Sept. 10, 2019 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- Dr. Phillip Langer is a nationally recognized orthopedic physician who is double Board Certified in both Orthopedic Surgery and Sports Medicine. He offers advanced orthopedic care to patients in and around the Atlanta area. Dr. Langer has exceptional training, skill, and experience to treat many different injuries that require therapy, repair, and/or reconstruction. His areas of expertise include:
- Tommy John Surgery (UCL Reconstruction)
- Rotator Cuff Repair
- Labral Repair
- Hip Arthroscopy
- Femoral Acetabular Impingement
- Knee Reconstruction
- Cartilage Repair/Restoration
- Total/Partial Knee Replacement
- Tendon Repair
In the duration of his 19-year medical career, Dr. Langer has garnered numerous awards and honors. Dr. Phillip Langer is a Diplomat of the American Board of Orthopedic Surgery, and he has completed three Fellowships: Sports Medicine/Arthroscopy, Complex Orthopedic Trauma, and Hip Arthroscopy. His expertise in many areas of orthopedic surgery and treatments have given him the earned respect of his peers across the United States. Dr. Langer has given himself the goal of becoming the best at what he does. He does not settle for simply being a good doctor – he wants to make sure that he is the best doctor that his patients can turn to. Dr. Langer has also become an expert at performing minimally invasive techniques to treat various hip problems in young, active patients. Knowing that he is able to help people stay active is something that he takes pride in.
Dr. Langer is the Medical Director of Orthopedic Sports Medicine at Ortho Sport & Spine Physicians in Atlanta, Georgia. This nationally recognized center of excellence in Orthopedic Sports Medicine and Interventional Spine Treatment provides excellent and personalized care to all patients.
"I truly understand the importance of putting patients at the center of everything I do. When my patients and I have time for open communication, I am better able to deliver exceptional care. This award is confirmation that patients are pleased with their care and knowing that patients are pleased is very satisfying," says Dr. Langer.
More About Dr. Langer, MD, MS:
Dr. Phillip Langer of Ortho Sport and Spine is double Board Certified in both Orthopedic Surgery and Sports Medicine. Dr. Langer has successfully completed Three Fellowships that have not only given him expertise in many areas concerning orthopedic surgery and treatments, but they have also given him the earned respect of his peers across the United States. Dr. Langer has repeatedly been chosen to teach at the national/international level by the Arthroscopy Association of North America. He was the Associate Team Physician and Orthopedic Surgeon of the NBA Miami Heat 2007-2008 before transferring to be the Assistant Team Physician and Orthopedic Surgeon for the NHL Atlanta Thrashers and NFL Atlanta Falcons in 2008-2011. Dr. Langer has been elected a Fellow of the American Academy of Orthopedic Surgeons, a Fellow of the American Orthopedic Society for Sports Medicine, an Active Member of the Arthroscopy Association of North America, and a member of the prestigious University of Minnesota Wangensteen Surgical Society. He is the Medical Director of the Department of Orthopedic Sports Medicine at Ortho Sport & Spine Physicians.