Dr. Paul R. Jeffords MD Orthopedic Surgeon

Dr. Paul Jeffords is an orthopedic surgeon in Atlanta, Georgia and is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including Emory Saint Joseph's Hospital of Atlanta and Northside Hospital. He received his medical degree from Tulane University School of Medicine and has been in practice for 15 years. Dr. Jeffords accepts several types of health insurance, listed below. He is one of 37 doctors at Emory Saint Joseph's Hospital of Atlanta and one of 107 at Northside Hospital who specialize in Orthopedic Surgery.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Orthopedic Surgeon: Orthopedic Spine Surgery

Clinical Interests: Minimally Invasive Spine Surgery

Hospital Affiliation

Emory Saint Joseph's Hospital of Atlanta
High performing in Orthopedics

Northside Hospital

Education & Medical Training

Emory University
Residency, General Surgery, 1999–2000

Emory University
Residency, Orthopedic Surgery, 2000–2004

Texas Back Institute Research F
Fellowship, Orthopedic Surgery of the Spine, 2004–2005

Tulane University School of Medicine
Class of 1999

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery
Certified 7 years in Orthopaedic Surgery

GA State Medical License
Active through 2015

Awards, Honors & Recognition

Meaningful Use Stage 1 Certification, Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services
2012

Publications & Presentations

Levels of expression of P-selectin, E-selectin, and intercellular adhesion molecule-1 in coronary atherectomy specimens from patients with stable and unstable angina pectoris.
Tenaglia, A. N., Buda, A. J., Wilkins, R. G., Barron, M. K., Jeffords, P. R., Vo, K., Jordan, M. O., Kusnick, B. A., Lefer, D. J.

A sialyl Lewis(x)-containing carbohydrate reduces infarct size: role of selectins in myocardial reperfusion injury.
Flynn, D. M., Buda, A. J., Jeffords, P. R., Lefer, D. J.

Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS Georgia Blue Choice HMO
  • BCBS Georgia BlueChoice Option POS
  • CIGNA HMO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • CIGNA PPO
  • First Health PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO

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