Robert J Montero, MD

Gender

Male

Language

English, Spanish

Dr. Montero is a pediatric orthopeadist with interests in a wide range of musculoskeletal issues from birth to adulthood, including congenital/neonatal disorders, such as developmental hip dysplasia, clubfoot, torticollis, metatarsus adductus and limb deficiencies.

Dr. Montero evaluates children with gait abnormalities, including intoeing, outtoeing and toe-walking, leg length discrepancy, genu varum (Blount’s disease) and valgum, cerebral palsy and neuromuscular disorders. Dr. Montero also has expertise in the evaluation and treatment of children and teens with a limp or swollen joint, slipped capital femoral epiphysis, fractures, osteomyelitis, septic arthritis and tumors. He is trained in the Ponseti long leg casting of clubfoot, knee joint aspiration injection, as well as fracture splinting/casting. Dr. Montero is a consulting associate for the Duke Department of Orthopaedic Surgery.

Locations

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

Childrens Physician Group Orthopaedics and Sports Medicine

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

Childrens Physician Group Orthopaedics and Sports Medicine

Childrens at Old Milton Parkwy, 3300 Old Milton Pkwy Ste 310
Alpharetta, GA 30005
Get Directions 404-255-1933

Focus of Practice

  • Nonoperative spinal care
  • Musculoskeletal injuries
  • Clubfoot

Areas of Interest

  • Ponseti casting for clubfoot
  • Gait abnormalities, including intoeing, bow legs and knock knees
  • Cerebral palsy

Professional Affiliations

  • American Academy of Pediatrics, Fellow
  • Pediatric Orthopaedic Society of North America
  • American Academy of Pediatrics Council on Sports Medicine and Fitness
  • American Academy of Pediatrics Section on Pediatric Orthopaedics
  • American Academy of Cerebral Palsy and Developmental Medicine

Research Interests

Postoperative epidural baclofen use in children with cerebral palsy, Developmental delays in children treated via Ponseti Method of Clubfoot Correction

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