General Orthopedics in Northeast GA

What Does an Orthopedic Doctor Do?

Orthopedic surgeons specialize in disorders of the bones, joints, ligaments, tendons, and muscles. Our doctors at Stephens County Hospital work in the prevention, diagnosis, and treatment of such disorders. 

From diagnosing your injury to providing expert treatment and surgical care, Dr. Christopher and his team at Stephens County Physician Group are dedicated to providing you with the best orthopedic healthcare in Stephens County and northeast Georgia.

General Orthopedic Conditions Treated by Stephens County Hospital

General orthopedic conditions and injuries we treat include:

  • Sprains and strains
  • Fractures
  • Tendonitis
  • Bursitis
  • Arthritis
  • Endoscopic carpal tunnel release
  • Trigger finger/trigger thumb

Our board-certified orthopedic doctor also specializes in diagnosing and treating sports injury, knee injury, and shoulder injuries.  

Orthopedic Surgeons Near Me

No matter your injury, our medical team will explain the treatments available and help you decide what’s best for you. Most injuries or conditions can be resolved with non-surgical treatment options such as physical therapy or cortisone injections.

If Dr. Vaughn recommends surgery as the best solution for your pain, he performs the latest, most advanced procedures such as arthroscopy, minimally invasive surgery, and total joint replacement surgery.

For comprehensive orthopedic care in North Georgia, call Dr. Vaughn today call 706-282-5845.

Your Stephens County Orthopedic Surgery Team

Our team of professionals is proud to serve the community of Stephens County through our orthopedics services. Our team includes

Christopher Vaughn, MD

Medical School: the University of Cincinnati School of Medicine
Residency: Brooke Army Medical Center
Certifications: American Board of Orthopedics


Crystal Cotrell, PA

Education: Medical College of Georgia 


Brian Hamon, OAC

Education: Academy of Health Science


Arrahwannah Turpin, OAC

Education: North Georgia College & State University
Certification: A.S.O.P.A.