Speciality: Orthopaedics , Cartilage Restoration, Fracture care, Sports Medicine, Orthopedic Surgery, Arthroscopic Surgery, Shoulder Arthritis, ACL Surgery, Biologics

+1 404 352 4779

Buckhead Office 3200 Downwood Circle, NW, Suite 410
USA - 30327.

+1 404 352 4779

Stockbridge Office 1035 Southcrest Drive, Suite 100
USA - 30281.

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Conyers Office 1309 Milstead Road, Suite A
USA - 30012.

+1 678 413 7900

Norcross Office 1235 Indian Trail Road, Suite 200 A
USA - 30093.

+1 770 931 1333

Amit Nathani, M.D. is an Orthopaedic Surgeon and Sports Medicine Specialist at the Atlanta Orthopaedic Institute. He obtained his fellowship training at the world-renowned Stanford University in California, where he served as a team physician for the NFL’s San Francisco 49ers.


Dr. Nathani specializes in injuries affecting the shoulder, elbow, hip, and knee, as well as general orthopaedics & fracture care. He performs minimally-invasive surgery (arthroscopy) and open surgery including joint replacement of the shoulder. Dr. Nathani is on the cutting edge of hip preservation surgery, utilizing hip arthroscopy to treat many of his patients. He is also trained in the latest cartilage restoring procedures, including the use of biologic and FDA-approved regenerative cell therapy.


Dr. Nathani has published numerous peer-reviewed papers and textbooks related to sports medicine injuries and treatment, including anterior-cruciate ligament (ACL) injuries, rotator cuff tears, and hip injuries among others. He has lectured internationally and is an active member of several orthopaedic societies that focus on improving care and outcomes for his patients. He is a former Division I Tennis player and has a passion for treating tennis injuries.


Dr. Nathani is accepting new patients in Buckhead, Stockbridge, and Conyers office, and performs surgery at the Buckhead ambulatory surgery center as well as several convenient hospitals in the greater-Atlanta area. He accepts all types of patients, including those in professional sports, recreational athletes, and patients looking to resume a pain-free and active lifestyle. He prides himself on providing comprehensive & compassionate care, and sees his patients throughout their entire course of treatment, including overseeing the physical therapy and rehabilitation process. He believes in taking the time to properly explain a diagnosis and makes sure patients leave the office with a full understanding and comfort with the treatment plan.


He continues to enjoy tennis and golf recreationally. He is active in global healthcare and donates time to surgical care for the underserved in Central & South America. For more information, visit: visit: www.atlantasportsdoc.com


Clinical Areas of Expertise

Orthopaedic Surgery
Sports Medicine Injuries
ACL surgery
Arthroscopic Surgery
Shoulder Arthritis Surgery (Shoulder Replacement)
Fracture Care
Cartilage Regeneration/Restoration
Biologic Therapy including Stem Cell Research


Education & Training

Graduate School (M.S.)
Oxford University
Oxford, England


Medical School (M.D.)
The University of Illinois
Chicago, Illinois


Orthopaedic Surgery Residency
The University of Michigan
Ann Arbor, Michigan


Sports Medicine & Shoulder Surgery Fellowship
Stanford University
Palo Alto, California


Abbreviated list of recent publications



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