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Michael B. Gottsman, M.D.

Michael B.
Gottsman, M.D.

Director Gainesville

Hip and Knee Replacement Specialist & Orthopedic Surgeon

About Dr. Gottsman

Michael B. Gottsman, M.D., is a board-certified, fellowship-trained orthopedic surgeon who specializes in hip and total knee replacements. He has over 20 years of experience and sees patients at Total Joint Specialists' offices in Gainesville, Georgia. Dr. Gottsman and his team are dedicated to creating a customized care plan that is tailored to each patient’s needs. 

Dr. Gottsman graduated with honors from Duke University School of Medicine and trained in orthopedics at Vanderbilt University. He then completed his fellowship training in sports medicine. He has served as a team doctor for several local high schools as well as collegiate sports teams.

At Total Joint Specialists, Dr. Gottsman uses advanced surgical techniques, such as direct anterior hip replacement and outpatient total knee replacement. The techniques result in shorter hospital stays, reduced recovery times, and overall higher patient satisfaction. Innovative pain management methods and multimodal pain protocols have revolutionized the postoperative experience, allowing patients to reach their goals more confidently.


  • 1475 Jesse Jewell Parkway
    Suite 302
    Gainesville, GA 30501
    United States

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    • Bachelor of Arts: Duke University, Durham, NC
    • Doctor of Medicine: Duke University School of Medicine, Durham, NC
    • Orthopedic Surgery Residency: Vanderbilt University, Nashville, TN
    • Foot and Ankle Fellowship: Foot and Ankle Institute for Bone and Joint Surgery, Phoenix, AZ
    • Sports Medicine Fellowship: Sports Medicine Institute for Bone and Joint Surgery, Phoenix, AZ
    • American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery
    • American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeeons
    • American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery
    • Georgia Orthopaedic Society