COVID-19 Update

Jerry Stephen Kroll, Jr, MD

Pediatric Sports Medicine Primary Care Physician

Gender
Male
Language
English

Primary Specialty

Sports Medicine


Education

Board Certification
Am Bd Pediatrics (Sub: Sports Medicine), American Board of Pediatrics
Medical School:
West Virginia University School of Medicine
Residency:
West Virginia University
Fellowship:
University of South Carolina School of Medicine

Network


MYchart

Introduction

After his fellowship at the University of South Carolina, Dr. Kroll began his career as a pediatric sports medicine physician. Dr. Kroll has provided sports medicine physician coverage for multiple NCAA Division I teams in West Virginia and South Carolina, including the University of South Carolina football, basketball, soccer, volleyball, baseball, softball, track, swimming and diving, tennis, golf, equestrian and cheerleading. More recently, he has provided coverage for Dacula, North Gwinnett and Lanier High Schools and was also a participating team physician for the All Sports Georgia High School State Wrestling Tournaments. Dr. Kroll specializes in treating young athletes with sports injuries, and is board certified in pediatrics and sports medicine. Dr. Kroll is a consulting associate for the Duke Department of Orthopaedic Surgery.

In his free time he enjoys playing the guitar and piano, being active, and spending time with his friends and family.

Focus of Practice

  • Sports medicine
  • Musculoskeletal injuries
  • Overuse injuries

Areas of Interest

  • Nonoperative musculoskeletal conditions
  • Sports injuries
  • Overuse injuries and team sports
  • Concussion management

Locations

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

Featured Media

Professional Affiliations

  • American Academy of Pediatrics National Council on Sports Medicine & Fitness
  • American Academy of Pediatrics
  • American Medical Society for Sports Medicine

In the News

Zoe's Story

Many young ballet dancers dream of the day when they can dance en pointe, and Zoe Shepard was no different. However, when she was finally old enough to begin learning the technique, pain in her heel prevented her from starting alongside her peers.


Children's Healthcare of Atlanta