Resurgens Orthopaedics Welcomes Dr. Jeffrey P. Garrett and Dr. Chealon D. Miller

August 23, 2012

Resurgens Orthopaedics—Georgia’s largest orthopaedic practice— continues to grow and expand its services with the addition of orthopaedic surgeons Dr. Jeffrey P. Garrett and Dr. Chealon D. Miller.

Dr. Garrett will see patients at the Resurgens Roswell office (1285 Hembree Road, Suite 200-A). Dr. Miller will see patients at the Resurgens Covington office (3211 Iris Drive).

“We are thrilled to have Dr. Garrett and Dr. Miller at Resurgens,” said Resurgens Co-President, Dr. Kay Kirkpatrick. “Their presence at the Roswell and Covington offices will help us expand our services to patients in these areas and continue our mission to provide state-of-the-art orthopaedic care to patients close to home.”

“I’m proud to be a part of such a highly respected practice as Resurgens,” said Dr. Garrett.

Dr. Garrett received his medical degree from East Carolina University in Greenville, North Carolina. He completed his residency at Wake Forest University in Winston-Salem, North Carolina, where he also completed a fellowship in orthopaedic surgery. He completed a fellowship in orthopaedic trauma at Tampa General Hospital in Tampa, Florida. Dr. Garrett’s areas of expertise include orthopaedic trauma surgery, fracture and fracture reconstructive surgery, total joint replacement, and general orthopaedics.

Dr. Miller states “he is eager to start serving patients and to collaborate with the talented staff and physicians at Resurgens”. His background in sports medicine as the Associate Team Physician (Fellow) for the University of Pittsburgh football team and the Robert Morris University hockey team will be a great asset for injured athletes in the community.

Dr. Miller received his medical degree from Harvard Medical School in Boston, and completed his residency at the University of Virginia in Charlottesville, Virginia. He completed a fellowship in sports medicine at the University of Pittsburgh, in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. Dr. Miller’s areas of expertise include sports medicine, arthroscopic knee and shoulder surgery, and general orthopaedics.  

Resurgens Orthopaedics, Georgia’s largest orthopaedic practice, has 21 offices and six surgery centers throughout metro Atlanta. With 96 physicians, Resurgens provides specialized expertise and broad experience in the areas of sports medicine, joint replacement, neck and back surgery, foot and ankle surgery, shoulder and elbow surgery, non-operative spine care, hand surgery, arthroscopic surgery, epidural steroid injection, general orthopaedics, 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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