Resurgens Orthopaedics Welcomes Dr. Yvonne Satterwhite to Johns Creek Office

April 21, 2010

Resurgens Orthopaedics the largest orthopaedic practice in Georgia continues to grow and expand its services with the addition of Dr. Yvonne Satterwhite to its Johns Creek office (6335 Hospital Parkway, Suite 200; 404-575-4500).

Dr. Satterwhite joins Resurgens from Premier Orthopaedics in Johns Creek. She is now seeing patients at the Resurgens Johns Creek location, and is looking forward to continuing to keep Johns Creek residents healthy and active.

“This is a wonderful opportunity, and I’m excited to have the chance to contribute my skills to the practice,” Dr. Satterwhite said.

Dr. Satterwhite specializes in arthroscopic surgery, sports medicine, and surgery of the shoulder, knee, elbow and ankle. She completed her fellowship at Alabama Sports Medicine and Orthopaedic Center in Birmingham. She completed her residency at, and received her medical degree from, the Tulane University School of Medicine in New Orleans. She is board certified by the American Board of Orthopaedic Surgeons, and received an additional Certificate of Added Qualification in Orthopaedic Sports Medicine.

Dr. Satterwhite has an impressive sports-related orthopaedic background. She served as the Head Team Physician for the Atlanta Beat (a professional women’s soccer team) from 2000-2004, was named the 2002 Georgia Team Physician of the Year, and was a United States Olympic Committee Medical Staff Physician from 1996 – 1998.

Resurgens Orthopaedics, Georgia’s largest orthopaedic practice, has 20 offices and six surgery centers throughout metro Atlanta. With 93 physicians, Resurgens provides specialized expertise and broad experience in the areas of sports medicine, joint replacement, neck and back surgery, foot and ankle surgery, non-operative spine care, general orthopaedics, hand surgery, arthroscopic surgery, epidural steroid injection, and trauma care. Resurgens provides comprehensive musculoskeletal care in a single location, from injury diagnosis and treatment to rehabilitation services. Learn more at

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