Dr. Edward Hellman

Orthopedic Surgery
Tifton, GA
28 years experience male

Locations

Georgia Sports Medicine and Orthopedic Clinic

Tifton, GA

Address

2227 Highway 41 North, Tifton, GA
Directions

My office hours

Saturday: Closed
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Insurances accepted

UnitedHealthcare

Aetna

Blue Cross Blue Shield of Georgia

Medicare

About

Bio

Board Certified in the fields of orthopedic surgery and spinal surgery. Special interests include the treatment of scoliosis and spinal deformity; and the use of motion sparing and minimally invasive surgical techniques in the spine.

Specialties
Doctors may have more than one area of specialty interest. Board certification in a specialty area means the doctor has completed formal training and has practice experience in that specialty, and has passed the certification examination from the corresponding accredited medical specialty board.

Orthopedic Surgery

Orthopedic Surgery - Spine, Board Certified

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A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Edward Hellman
28 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
Irregular: Homogenous means the tissue all looks the same, non homogenous means that there is tissue under your trapezius that looks significantly different than ... Read More
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A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. Edward Hellman
28 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
Consider 2nd opinion: Have the orthopedic surgeons given you a specific diagnosis? Calcification in soft tissues can sometimes be associated with ongoing inflammation. If ... Read More
A 33-year-old female asked:
Dr. Edward Hellman
28 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
Neutral: The main reason a foot problem can cause knee pain is if there is a malalignment if your foot. For example, patients with a flat foot will have relat ... Read More

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Apr 12, 2015
Great doctor. Consistently gives thoughtful, insightful and expert advice.
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Mar 30, 2015
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Mar 31, 2015
Dr. Hellman is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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This was very helpful. Thanks! This was so very useful, it has been so hard to get a reliable opinion here in Peru. It appears that the fracture has not completely healed yet, from source of pain and ...Read More
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This was very helpful. Thanks! I am very impressed. Very professional, extremely timely. I was honestly wondering if any real Dr. would answer let alone answer so quickly. I really appreciate your hel...Read More
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This was very helpful. Thanks! When i see my GP, he is very nitpicky & even the SMALLEST change in my BP or Glucose numbers wants to put me on a rx! I don't want to be on any more rxs! Even other drs ...Read More

Education & Training

Medical/Graduate school

University of Illinois College of Medicine, IL
Graduated 1992MD

Residency

NORTHWESTERN MEMORIAL HOSPITAL

Awards

Guide to America’s Top Orthopedists (Consumers’ Research Council of America)
America's Best Doctors, Castle Connolly Medical

Affiliations

tifton regional medical center
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