Jorge A Fabregas, MD

Gender

Male

Language

English, Spanish

After completing his fellowship at Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia, Dr. Fabregas came to Atlanta to focus on pediatric orthopaedic surgery. Dr. Fabregas is the Residency Director at Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta. He also serves as the President of the Association of Children's Prosthetics and Orthotics Clinics and a board member of the Georgia Pediatric Neuromuscular Care Committee.

Dr. Fabregas’s ongoing research focuses on pathologic fractures following osteomyelitis and optimizing the function of physician extenders in the office setting. His professional interests include spinal deformity, tumors, trauma, limb deficiency and cerebral palsy. He is a native Spanish speaker and returns to his homeland of Puerto Rice twice a year to provide care to underprivileged children. Dr. Fabregas is a consulting associate for the Duke Department of Orthopaedic Surgery.

In his free time he is an avid triathlete, runner and golfer.

Locations

Childrens Physician Group Orthopaedics and Sports Medicine

5445 Meridian Mark Rd NE, Ste 250
Atlanta, GA 30342
Get Directions 404-255-1933

Judson L Hawk Jr MD Clinic for Children

Center for Advanced Pediatrics, 1400 Tullie Road NE 6th Floor
Atlanta, GA 30329
Get Directions 404-785-5437

Childrens Physician Group Orthopaedics and Sports Medicine

705 Dallas Hwy, Suite 301
Villa Rica, GA 30180
Get Directions 770-456-0211

Childrens Physician Group Orthopaedics and Sports Medicine

Childrens at Hamilton Mill, 2069 Teron Trace Suite 200
Dacula, GA 30019
Get Directions 404-255-1933

Childrens Physician Group Orthopaedics and Sports Medicine

Childrens at Duluth, 2270 Duluth Hwy GA 120 Suite 100
Duluth, GA 30097
Get Directions 404-255-1933

Focus of Practice

  • Spinal care
  • Limb deformity and lengthening
  • Musculoskeletal tumors

Areas of Interest

  • Scoliosis and spinal deformity
  • Muscoloskeletal tumors
  • Orthopaedic trauma
  • Cerebral palsy

Professional Affiliations

  • Alpha Omega Alpha Medical Honor Society
  • American Association of Orthopaedic Surgeons
  • Association of Children's Prosthetic-Orthotic Clinics
  • Pediatric Orthopaedic Society of North America

Research Interests

Evaluating fracture in children with bone infections

Media

Chonise's Story

"While she was receiving treatment for scoliosis, Chonise Bass didn't think anyone else knew what she was going through. Now that she has gone through both bracing and spinal fusion surgery, she wants others with scoliosis to know they are not alone."

Children's Healthcare of Atlanta

Tech That's Beyond Hip

It’s never easy to talk about surgery with parents. There are questions about how to prepare the child, concerns about the risks involved, what recovery entails, and, of course, parents will want to understand what, exactly, is being done to help their child. Some surgeries can be easily explained with a series of X-rays or MRIs. But what about surgeries attempting to fix something the eyes can’t see?

Children's Healthcare of Atlanta

Three-Year-Old Instagram Star Perserveres Despite 'Triple Diagnosis'

Three-year-old Korbin Jackson delights in making 'trick shot' videos, not letting his medical conditions hold him back.

11 Alive