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The providers at Ashford Orthopedic Specialists listen to patients intently and respect their personal preferences and requests. They create tailored treatment strategies appropriate for each individual.

Dr. Ashford treats injuries associated with sports and physical activity, including knee injuries such as anterior cruciate ligament (ACL) tears, posterior cruciate ligament tears, and meniscus injuries. He also treats shoulder injuries like rotator cuff tears, dislocations, and more. Additionally, Dr. Ashford specializes in conditions of the elbow and hand, such as tennis elbow, golfers elbow, carpal tunnel and trigger fingers.

Ashford Orthopedic Specialists provides cutting-edge treatments to help you make a full recovery. Dr. Ashford frequently performs procedures including viscosupplementation and joint injections. He is also an expert in minimally invasive surgeries such as knee arthroscopy and shoulder arthroscopy. In cases of more severe diseases, he may recommend more traditional open surgical approaches. An example of this is a total shoulder arthroplasty (shoulder replacement).

For individualized care for all of your musculoskeletal needs, call Ashford Orthopedic Specialists to book an appointment or schedule your visit online today.



To provide patients in Athens with cutting-edge musculoskeletal care in a friendly, personalized setting


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Accepted Insurances

For your convenience, Ashford Orthopedic Specialists accepts most major insurance plans. Click on “View full list of companies” to see a list of commonly accepted insurances. This list is not entirely inclusive of all the plans we accept. For specific insurance plan inquiries, please contact the office .

Evolutions Healthcare Systems
First Health
Three Rivers
UHC Medicare
Wellcare Medicare

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I Tore my ACL...Now What?!

ACL Tears are fairly common in the athletic population. The bad news about them is that they often require surgery and the rehab usually takes many months. The GOOD news is that most patients do well and are able to go back to their sports and activities.


Words from our patients

  • Healthgrades

    "Dr. Ashford was wonderful to work with! I was so impressed with his knowledge, patience, and the care that he gave me."

    Rachel W.
  • Healthgrades

    "Dr. Ashford was knowledgeable, caring, and efficient! He really listened to my symptoms and put me on track to feel better fast!"

    Stephanie H.
  • Google

    "Dr. Ashford is exceptional at patient care and medical knowledge! He is compassionate and takes his time with patients! Highly recommend him to anyone!!"

    Gina O.
  • Google

    "I really trust Dr. Ashford and would recommend him to anyone looking for an orthopedic specialist."

    Alicia H.
  • Google

    "Dr. Ashford is so compassionate! He truly listens to the complaint at hand, but is also concerned about overall well-being."

    McKenzie M.
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