ATLANTA, Feb. 1, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- OrthoAtlanta is pleased to welcome orthopedic surgeon, David A. Brcka, M.D., to its orthopedic and sports medicine practice, bringing expertise in sports medicine to patients in the Newnan and Fayetteville areas. Board certified, and fellowship trained in sports medicine, Dr. Brcka holds advanced training and a special interest in arthroscopic hip preservation surgery, a minimally-invasive procedure for treating many painful hip conditions, including hip impingement and cartilage tears.
Dr. Brcka's practice includes general orthopedics and sports medicine, providing arthroscopic (minimally-invasive) treatment of a variety of hip, knee and shoulder conditions. Dr. Brcka is also skilled in total knee and partial knee replacement, as well as total and reverse shoulder replacement. Prior to relocating to Georgia, Dr. Brcka was a partner and attending physician at the Sports Medicine Institute in Clermont, Florida.
"Dr. Brcka joins the OrthoAtlanta orthopedic sports medicine group in Newnan and Fayetteville to serve patients with many types of hip, knee and shoulder disorders," stated Dr. Michael Behr, OrthoAtlanta Medical Director. "While completing his fellowship, Dr. Brcka trained under the direction of Dr. Christopher Larson, M.D., a widely recognized pioneer in hip arthroscopy. Today, Dr. Brcka brings this expertise to OrthoAtlanta to provide arthroscopic hip preservation surgery, and other arthroscopic treatments, to our patients."
Dr. David Brcka graduated from Iowa State University, in Ames, Iowa, with a Bachelor of Science degree in Biology. As an undergraduate student at ISU, Dr. Brcka was a member of the Iowa State University football team, and was elected as the first sophomore co-captain in the team's 100-year history. His love of football and sports led him to his interest in sports medicine and treating sports injuries. Dr. Brcka received his Doctor of Medicine degree at the University of Iowa Carver College of Medicine in Iowa City, Iowa.
He completed his Orthopaedic Surgery Residency at Orlando Regional Healthcare in Orlando, Florida, followed by sports medicine fellowship training at Minnesota Orthopedic Sports Medicine Institute in Eden Prairie, MN. Dr. Brcka is a member of the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons (AAOS). Dr. Brcka is an avid cyclist and mountain bike enthusiast. He selected the Atlanta area to make his permanent home in order to partake in the vast cycling challenges available in the nearby north Georgia mountains. Dr. Brcka is also a certified pilot and enjoys recreational flying.
Appointments can be scheduled with Dr. David Brcka (pronounced Burch-ka) at OrthoAtlanta locations in Newnan, 770-460-4747 and Fayetteville, 770-460-1900.
OrthoAtlanta is one of the largest orthopaedic and sports medicine practices in the greater Atlanta, Georgia area. With 38 physicians serving in 12 offices, the physician-owned practice is dedicated to providing the highest level of patient care for injury or deformity of muscles, joints, bones and spine. OrthoAtlanta offers convenient accessibility to a full range of musculoskeletal surgeons, specialists and patient services including on-site physical therapy, pain management care, six MRI imaging centers and workers' compensation coordination. OrthoAtlanta Surgery Centers in Austell and Fayetteville provide cost-effective, same-day surgical procedures in an accredited outpatient center. Comprehensive operative and non-operative musculoskeletal care and expertise includes sports medicine, arthroscopic surgery, hip replacement, knee replacement, neck and spine surgery, elbow and shoulder surgery, foot and ankle surgery, pain management, arthritis treatment, general orthopedics, work related injuries and acute orthopaedic urgent care.
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