Anthony Callahan Egger, MD


Primary Specialty

Orthopedic Surgery

Other Specialty

Sports Medicine


Medical School:
St Louis Univ School of Medicine
Cleveland Clinic Foundation
Childrens Healthcare of Atlanta
Emory University School of Medicine


Pubmed Profile



Anthony "Ace" Egger, MD, is a dual fellowship trained Orthopedic Surgeon who specializes in pediatric, adolescent and young adult sports medicine. After completing his residency training at the world-renowned Cleveland Clinic, he moved to Atlanta for a fellowship in Pediatric Orthopedic Surgery at Children's Healthcare of Atlanta. He subsequently completed a second fellowship in Orthopedic Sports Medicine at Emory University, where he served as an assistant team physician for the Atlanta Falcons and Georgia Tech men's football teams.

Dr. Egger specializes in disorders of the knee, shoulder, ankle and elbow, particularly those due to traumatic or athletic injury. His comprehensive training provides him with the knowledge and experience to help treat athletes of any age or competitive level.

Dr. Egger is active in research with numerous publications and affiliations in multiple national societies. He is currently a consulting associate for the Duke University Department of Orthopedic Surgery. In his free time, he enjoys spending time with his family, traveling and cooking.

Learn more about Dr. Egger's research.

Focus of Practice

  • Sports medicine
  • Arthroscopic surgery
  • Complex knee and shoulder reconstruction

Areas of Interest

  • ACL reconstruction
  • Shoulder instability
  • Patellar instability
  • Cartilage restoration
  • Ankle injuries


Childrens Physician Group - Orthopaedics and Sports Medicine

Childrens at Hudson Bridge, 1492 Hudson Bridge Road Stockbridge, GA 30281 Get Directions 404-255-1933

Childrens Physician Group - Orthopaedics and Sports Medicine

Center for Advanced Pediatrics, 1400 Tullie Road NE 2nd Flr Atlanta, GA 30329 Get Directions 404-255-1933

Childrens Physician Group - Orthopaedics and Sports Medicine

Childrens at Fayette, 1250 Highway 54 West Suite 200 Fayetteville, GA 30214 Get Directions 404-255-1933

Professional Affiliations

  • American Academy of Orthopedic Surgeons
  • American Orthopedic Society for Sports Medicine
  • Pediatric Orthopedic Society of North America
  • Pediatric Research in Sports Medicine
  • Phi Beta Kappa Honor Society
  • Alpha Sigma Nu Honor Society

Research & Publications

Dr. Egger’s research interests include ACL injury, shoulder dislocations, pediatric orthopedic trauma and sports injuries.