Research & Education

COA is continually investing in the future of pediatric orthopaedics by valuing education and research. 


  • Each year two pediatric orthopaedic fellows are trained at the practice. Our fellowship is one of the only ACGME certified, pediatric orthopaedic fellowships in the region.  Our cyrrent fellows are Kelsey Davidson, MD and Crystal Perkins, MD
  • The team provides resident education in pediatric orthopaedics for Atlanta Medical Center, Duke University, Eisenhower Army Medical Center and Pinnacle Healthcare in Hershey, Pennsylvania.


  • In addition to the teaching, COA has a history of research and innovation. The physicians make annual contributions in pediatric orthopaedics through textbooks, presentations and writing medical journal articles.  Click here to view a sample of our more recent presentations and publications.  

Request An Appointment