Allan E. Peljovich, M.D., M.P.H.

Medical Director, Hand and Upper Extremity Program
Pediatric Orthopaedic Hand Surgeon
Scottish Rite Hospital

Pediatric Hand and Upper Extremity Center of Georgia, P.C.
980 Johnson Ferry Road NE, Suite 1020, Atlanta, GA 30342

Pediatric Hand and Upper Extremity Center of Georgia, P.C.
3400A Old Milton Parkway, Suite 350, Alpharetta, GA 30005

Children's at Forsyth
410 Peachtree Parkway, Suite 300, Cumming, GA 30041
Education and Training Medical Degree: University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Philadelphia, PA
Residency: Orthopaedic Surgery, Case Western Reserve University , Cleveland, OH
Fellowship: Harvard Combined Hand and Upper Extremity Fellowship, Harvard Medical School, Children's Hospital-Boston and Brigham & Women’s Hospital, Boston, MA Tetraplegia Hand Fellowship, Cleveland MetroHealth Medical Center, Cleveland, OH


  • Orthopaedic Surgery, American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery
  • Certificate of Added Qualification (CAQ), Hand Surgery, American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery
Professional Scientific Societies
  • American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons
  • American Academy of Pediatrics
  • American Orthopaedic Society
  • American Paraplegia Society
  • American Spinal Injury Association
  • American Society for Surgery of the Hand
  • Charles Herndon Society
  • Georgia Chapter, American Academy of Pediatrics
  • Georgia Orthopaedic Society
  • Georgia Society for Surgery of the Hand
  • National Spinal Cord Injury Association
  • United Brachial Plexus Network

Publications / Presentations
Selected journal articles authored/co-authored by this physician are available at the National Library of Medicine's online resource PubMed.

View other recent publications and presentations by Dr. Peljovich.

  • Winner, Resident Case Authoring Contest
  • American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgery, Murawski D, Gaston G, Peljovich AE, “Trigger Finger,” 2004

Professional Interests
  • Congenital differences of the hand and upper extremity
  • Traumatic injuries to the hand and upper extremity
  • Upper extremity paralysis (brachial plexus palsy, tetraplegia, cerebral palsy, brain injury, stroke, muscular dystrophy)

Privileges Egleston
Scottish Rite

Additional Information

Postgraduate Degree: Master of Public Health, Emory University, Atlanta, GA