Dr. Hyman moved his practice to Atlanta in 2000. Prior to that, he'd been working in New York City. His practice serves the spectrum of Orthopaedic and Sports Medicine needs in the City of Atlanta and the region. Though he performs Joint Replacement surgery, his focus is on Joint Preservation and is always striving for cutting edge strategies and solutions keep you well WITH or WITHOUT surgery. He treats the weekend warrior, children ages 13 and over and elderly or infirmed patients that need his services.
Dr. Jon Hyman is a Board Certified Orthopaedic Surgeon specializing in Sports Medicine. After excelling in his education at Stanford University and Harvard Medical School, he completed his General Surgery internship at Emory University. He then went on to finish his Orthopaedic Surgery Residency and Sports Medicine Fellowship Training at the #1 ranked Orthopaedic program in the United States, the Hospital for Special Surgery (HSS) in New York City. He has been working as a physician since 1994. Over several years he has taken care of numerous Olympic, Collegiate, Prep and Professional athletes and is the only Orthopaedic Surgeon we know of to work as a Team Physician with these three professional sports teams: Atlanta Hawks (NBA), Atlanta Falcons (NFL), and Atlanta Thrashers (NHL)
While in New York City, Dr. Hyman also worked as an assistant team physician for the NFL New York Giants and the MLB New York Mets. Additionally, he served as a team physician with the Iona College Hockey Team.
Having also worked as a Team Physician with two Women's full contact football teams: the Atlanta Xplosion and the Atlanta Leopards, as well as a plethora of female Olympic, Collegiate and Prep athletes (Basketball, Track, Soccer, Lacrosse, Softball, Volleyball, Tennis and Swimming), Dr. Hyman is exceptionally familiar with the specific Sports Medicine needs of the high level female athlete.
Less than a year after having my rotator cuff repaired by Dr. Hyman my shoulder is better than the one that wasn't injured. The recovery time was so fast my wife thinks I have some kind of super healing power.
Top-Ranked Hospitals for Orthopedics
U.S. News & World Report again rated Dr. Hyman's training programs as the best in the U.S.A.
Pioneering Cartilage Restoration Surgery - DeNovo NT
The first DeNovo Natural Tissue graft cartilage transplant in the Southeastern United States performed at Emory-Adventist Hospital under the direction of surgeon Jon Hyman, MD.
Housecall: Preventing Sports Injuries in Youth
What can parents and coaches do to decrease those numbers? Orthopedic surgeon Dr. Jon Hyman had some answers.
Housecall: Seat Belts!
Proper use of seat belts - especially on the driver's side - to prevent or lessen neck, abdominal and knee injuries
Housecall: Running Injuries
Running season can mean overuse injuries. Dr. Jon Hyman discusses running strategies to avoid injury.
Housecall: Tennis Injuries
Tennis elbow is one of the most common tennis injuries. Dr. Jon Hyman on Housecall with a few ideas to stay safe.
Housecall: Hip Pain in Athletes
Fox 5 Atlanta's Housecall series with Dr. Jon Hyman discussing options for hip arthroscopy
Women’s Flexibility Is a Liability (in Yoga)
It’s a relatively high incidence of injury,” according to Jon Hyman, an orthopedic surgeon in Atlanta.