Following a fellowship at the Steadman Philippon Research Institute where he trained under leaders in sports medicine, Dr. Willimon returned to Atlanta as a board-certified orthopaedic surgeon who specializes in disorders of the knee, hip, shoulder and elbow. He currently serves as the Medical Director for Orthopaedic Quality and Outcomes at Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta. He specializes in advanced arthroscopic and reconstructive surgical techniques for the treatment of complex orthopaedic disorders of the knee, hip, shoulder and elbow as well as sports injuries.
Throughout his career, Dr. Willimon has cared for professional and Olympic athletes as well as collegiate, high school and recreational athletes. He serves as team physician for the East Cobb Yankees, Mount Vernon Presbyterian School and the Atlanta Ballet, as well as medical director of the Atlanta United Academy teams and team physician for the Atlanta United First Team. Dr. Willimon currently collaborates with Georgia Institute of Technology for cartilage research and leads Children’s in several national study groups. He is a consulting associate for the Duke Department of Orthopaedic Surgery.
In his free time he enjoys spending time with family and many outdoor pursuits.