Robert Montero, M.D.

Clinical Pediatric Orthopaedist


Practice
Children's Orthopaedics of Atlanta
5445 Meridian Mark Road, Suite 250, Atlanta, GA 30342
404-255-1933
Education and Training Medical Degree: New York Medical College, Valhalla, NY
Residency: Pediatrics, Westchester Medical Center, Valhalla, NY, 2003-2007
Fellowship: Non-Operative Pediatric Orthopaedics, University of Wisconsin at Madison, Madison, WI, 2007-2008

Certifications

  • Pediatrics, American Board of Pediatrics
Professional Scientific Societies
  • American Academy of Pediatrics
  • AAP Council on Sports Medicine and Fitness
  • AAP Section on Pediatric Orthopaedics
  • American Academy of Cerebral Palsy and Developmental Medicine
  • Pediatric Orthopaedic Society of North America


Privileges Egleston
Scottish Rite


Additional Information Dr. Montero's expertise encompasses a wide range of musculoskeletal issues from birth to adulthood. This includes congenital/neonatal disorders such as Developmental Dysplasia of the Hips, clubfoot, torticollis, intoeing/outtoeing, as well as other abnormalities of the extremities. Developmentally, he is able to evaluate children with gait abnormalities, including intoeing, outtoeing and toe-walking, leg length differences, genu varum (Bow leg) and valgum(Knocked kneed), cerebral palsy, and neuromuscular disorders. Acute disease management includes the evaluation of the child with a limp or swollen joint, slipped capital femoral epiphysis(hip pain), fractures, and Bone/joint infections (osteomyelitis/septic arthritis). His procedural training includes Ponseti long leg casting of clubfoot with Percutaneous Achilles Tenotomy, knee joint aspiration injection, as well as fracture splinting/ casting.