Dr. Walter C Edwards, MD



Orthopedic Surgery     -  Georgia,  Atlanta

 Overview

Dr. Walter C Edwards, MD works in Atlanta, Georgia is a specialist in Orthopedic Surgery and graduated University Minn Hosps in 1979. Dr. Edwards is affiliated with Northside Hospital, Northside Hospital - Forsyth and practicing for 50 years

 Experience and Qualifications

 Specialties

  • Orthopedic Surgery

 Conditions

  • Acute Urinary Retention
  • Adrenal Cortex Neoplasms
  • Adrenal Gland Diseases
  • Arm Fracture (incl. Elbow and Shoulder)
  • Autoimmune Hemolytic Anemia (AIHA)
  • Barium Enema
  • Biceps Tendinitis
  • Blepharophimosis - Ptosis - Epicanthus Inversus Syndrome
  • Chronic Graft vs Host Disease
  • Corneal Graft
  • Dermatitis Due to Drugs
  • Descemet's Stripping With Endothelial Keratoplasty (DSEK)
  • Diagnostic Evaluation
  • Dog Allergy
  • Drug Withdrawal
  • Dry Skin
  • Ectropion of Eyelid
  • Endometrial Ablation
  • Endometrial Stromal Sarcoma
  • Enlarged Turbinates
  • Esophageal Diverticulum
  • Ewing's Sarcoma
  • Female Pseudohermaphrodism
  • Food Additive Adverse Reaction - Chocolate
  • Food Additive Adverse Reaction - Food Additives
  • Food Additive Adverse Reaction - Sulphite
  • Food Additive Allergy
  • Food Additive Allergy - Annatto
  • Generalized Pustular Psoriasis
  • Helminthosporium Fungus Allergy
  • Hemofiltration
  • Hemolytic Anemia, Acquired Autoimmune
  • Hyperglycemia
  • Hypothermia
  • Infertility Surgery
  • Insect Sting Allergies
  • Invasive Ductal Carcinoma
  • Lumbar Epidural Nerve Block
  • Lumbar Spine Surgery
  • Medial Tibial Stress Syndrome
  • Miscarriages
  • Multiple Sclerosis Therapy
  • Neurological Injuries
  • Ovarian Insufficiency Due to FSH Resistance
  • Pancreatic Insufficiency
  • Patent Foramen Ovale (PFO)
  • Pediatric Thoracic Disorders
  • Pediatric Voiding
  • Pelvic Support Problems
  • Pneumatic Dilations (PD)
  • Post-Traumatic Epilepsy
  • Premature Ovarian Failure
  • Retrobulbar Neuropathy
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Sebaceous Carcinoma of the Eyelid
  • Sinus Node Disease
  • Skin Aging
  • Stress Test
  • Syndactyly
  • Third-Degree Burns
  • Ureteral Stones

 Procedures

  • ACL (Anterior Cruciate Ligament) Surgery
  • Arthroscopic Joint Surgery
  • Arthroscopic Rotator Cuff Repair
  • Arthroscopic Surgery
  • Carpal Tunnel Release
  • Dural Repair or Other Spinal Spinal Cord Repair
  • Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment
  • Fracture Care
  • Herniated Disc Surgery
  • Hip Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Hip Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Open
  • Hip Replacement
  • Hip Replacement Revision
  • Hip Resurfacing
  • Joint Drainage
  • Knee and Lower Leg Fracture Treatment, Open
  • Knee Arthroscopy
  • Knee Replacement
  • Knee Surgery
  • Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
  • Nerve Block, Somatic
  • Neuroplasty
  • Non-Spinal Nerve Blocks
  • Rotator Cuff Surgery
  • Shoulder Arthroscopy
  • Shoulder Surgery
  • Spinal Fusion
  • Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
  • Steroid Injection
  • Trigger Finger Release
  • Viscosupplementation With Hyaluronate

 Board Certifications

  • Board Certified by the American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery

 Years Since Graduation

  • 50

 State License

  • Georgia

 Spoken Languages

  • Russian

 Background Check

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 Education & Training

Fellowship Hospital


University Minn Hosps

Minneapolis, MN, USA

Year completed: 1979

Residency Hospital


Emory University Affil Hosps

Atlanta, GA, USA

Year completed: 1974

Medical School


Emory University School Of Medicine

Atlanta, GA, United States

Graduated: 1969

Internship Hospital


Us Naval Hospital

Great Lakes, IL, USA

Year completed: 1970

 Awards

1   AMA
2   AAOS
3   ACS
4   Cervical Spine Research Society
5   N American Spine Society
6   N Amer Spine Soc
7   Cerv Spine Rsch Soc

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 Office Locations


Primary location

 Northside Orthopedic Clinic

993 Johnson Ferry Road North East Suite C100
Georgia (GA)
Atlanta,
30342

  (404) 255-1180
Office Volume:    40 patients per day
Free Standing Surgery Center?    No
Performs Procedures On Site?    Yes

Accepting New Patients

  • Yes
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 Map & Directions



Northside Orthopedic Clinic, 993 Johnson Ferry Road North East Suite C100, Atlanta, Georgia (GA), 30342




 Insurances Accepted (check insurance plans)

  • Aetna
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Card PPO
  • Blue Choice Option POS
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Georgia
  • Blue Open Access POS
  • Choice Care PPO
  • Choice Plus POS
  • Choice Plus POS II
  • Cigna
  • Cigna HMO
  • Cigna PPO
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
  • Humana
  • Mail Handlers Benefit Plan (MHBP)
  • Medicare
  • Medicare MCR
  • Medico
  • MultiPlan
  • MultiPlan PPO
  • Navigate HMO
  • Navigate POS
  • Open Access
  • Options PPO
  • PHCS Network PPO
  • United Healthcare
  • UnitedHealthCare

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 Affiliated Hospitals


Northside Hospital photo


Northside Hospital

1000 Johnson Ferry Road North East Georgia GA, Atlanta, 30342

Northside Hospital is a hospital located in Atlanta, GA. Procedures/Diagnosis costs are at the state average in 8 of 8 procedures. Length of Stay is at the state average in 7 of 8 procedures.



Northside Hospital - Forsyth photo


Northside Hospital - Forsyth

1200 Northside Forsyth Drive Georgia GA, Cumming, 30041

Northside Hospital - Forsyth is a hospital located in Cumming, GA. Procedures/Diagnosis costs are at the state average in 7 of 7 procedures. Length of Stay is shorter than the state average in 3 of 7 procedures.




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