Dr. Jeffrey P. Garrett is a board-certified physician in orthopedic surgery who specializes in outpatient hip and knee replacements. He sees patients at Total Joint Specialists, with locations in Canton and Cumming, Georgia.
Utilizing advanced protocols and minimally-invasive surgical techniques, such as direct anterior approach for total hip replacement and robotically-assisted total knee and partial knee replacement, patients are able to return home within hours of their surgery with improved function, less pain, and faster recovery. He brings over a decade of diverse clinical experience and contribution to the advancement of orthopedic education, through speaking and publishing research. Dr. Garrett also has advanced training in orthopedic trauma care working under Dr. Roy Sanders at Tampa General Hospital and has served as a Clinical Faculty Member for orthopedic trauma at the Atlanta Medical Center Orthopedic Residency Program.
In addition to being a skilled surgeon, Dr. Garrett is also a skilled clinician who enjoys taking time with each patient, discussing their specific ailments and concerns. He believes that personalizing patient education leads to improved understanding, partnering, and optimization of care.
Dr. Garrett attended medical school at Brody School of Medicine at East Carolina University. He then completed his residency in orthopedic surgery from Wake Forest University Health Sciences. He completed an NIH research fellowship at the same institution before completing an orthopedic trauma fellowship at Tampa General Hospital.