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Award Winning Hand Surgeon Joins Perimeter Orthopaedics

Award winning orthopedic hand surgeon joins atlanta , woodstock clinic

Orthopedic hand surgeon Sonya Khurana, M.D., joins the Perimeter Orthopaedic's team starting October 2021. Dr. Khurana will be seeing patients at both the Atlanta (Sandy Springs) and Woodstock clinics. 

Dr. Khurana specializes in diagnosing and treating problems of the hand, wrist and forearm, including fractures, nerve and tendon problems, sports injuries, congenital limb problems, joint instability, degenerative conditions of the wrist and elbow and small joint replacement.

Dr. Khurana received her medical degree from Jefferson Medical College in Philadelphia, Penn., where she was the recipient of the Ruth Jackson Orthopaedic Society Medical Student Scholarship and the Frank and Louise Groff Foundation Scholarship. She then worked as an orthopedic trauma clinic research fellow at New York University/Hospital for Joint Diseases. She went on to complete an orthopedic surgery residency at the New York Medical College/Westchester Medical Center in Valhalla, N.Y., where she was recognized with numerous honors, including the American Journal of Orthopedics Resident Writer’s Award and the Hand Rehabilitation Foundation Snowmass Grant. Dr. Khurana received another Hand Rehabilitation Foundation Snowmass Grant as an upper extremity surgery fellow at the University of Miami/Jackson Memorial Hospital.

Dr. Khurana’s research on fractures of the ulna, radius and humerus has been published in a variety of professional journals, she has authored textbook chapters on the emergency care of elbow dislocations and nerve blocks of the hand and has presented at industry conferences regarding fracture protocols and repairs.

“Dr. Khurana is an exceptional Orthopedic Surgeon,” said Dr. Paul Spiegl, founder and Foot & Ankle Surgeon at Perimeter Orthopaedics. “Her arrival enhances our  orthopedics practice, as we now offer the community full scope orthopedics.”

Dr. Khurana joins the award winning orthopedic practice with quite a few awards herself. We are excited to offer such quality care to our patients in the Atlanta and Woodstock communities. 

About Perimeter Orthopaedics

The medical professionals at Perimeter Orthopaedics provide comprehensive surgical, non-surgical, regenerative and diagnostic services to patients in both the Atlanta and Woodstock areas. 

Perimeter Orthopaedics boasts a 15,000-square-foot facility and an Accreditation Association for Ambulatory Health Care (AAAHC) outpatient surgical center, that’s conveniently situated at the MARTA Medical Center Stop on the campus of Emory Saint Joseph’s Hospital in Atlanta, Georgia. Our Atlanta location also conveniently offers patients in-house Physical Therapy. 

Perimeter Orthopaedics has a second clinical location in Woodstock, Georgia. This 5,000 square-foot clinical office offers patients unique care for osteoarthritis, joint trauma, sports injuries, congenital diseases and abnormalities, accident injuries and any other musculoskeletal condition that causes chronic pain or limited mobility. 

Originally founded by Dr. Paul V. Spiegl, this progressive orthopedic practice consistently maintains an excellent reputation in the medical community. Dr. Spiegl has been named one of Atlanta’s Top Orthopedic Doctors for the last 10+ years. 

Our specialties include injuries, diseases, and conditions of the foot, ankle, knee, hip, spine/back, shoulder, elbow, wrist and hand. Our physicians have over 35 years of experience treating everything from the most common orthopedic conditions to the most serious and complex. We treat professional athletes, work-related injuries, fractures and patients with chronic conditions, such as arthritis and diabetes-related issues. 

Perimeter Orthopaedics AAAHC accredited facilities are available for traumatic injuries, joint reconstruction, neurologic surgery, foot and ankle surgery, knee, shoulder, and elbow arthroscopy, sports medicine, wound treatment, shock wave therapy and regenerative medicine. For patients requiring inpatient surgery, our physicians maintain privileges at both Emory St. Joseph's Hospital and Northside Hospital. 

Perimeter Orthopaedics offers an incomparable patient experience, providing patients with dedicated and compassionate care at every step of their journey, from consultation to treatment plans, and surgical or nonsurgical procedures through follow-up care. With team members who are fluent in Spanish, Portuguese, Korean and French, patients can expect care that’s not only high-quality, but personalized and friendly, too. 

*Information gathered from Newsroom @ Baptist Health

 

Author
Lauren Mueller Marketing

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