Specialties

Hand Surgery

Orthopaedics

At a Glance

  • 2014 Started practicing
  • 3 Years experience
  • 1 OFFICE LOCATION
  • 2 HOSPITAL AFFILIATIONS

About Dr. Gottschalk

Dr. Gottschalk grew up in Dallas, Texas as the youngest of three boys. He went on to graduate from JJ Pierce High School in the top 10% of his class and as an AP Scholar with Distinction. Dr. Gottschalk received an academic scholarship to attend the Business Honors Program at the University of Texas at Austin. After graduating from UT Austin, he then went to complete medical school at the University of Texas Health Science at San Antonio. Upon completion of medical school, Dr. Gottschalk completed his Orthopaedic Surgery Internship and Residency at Emory University. While in his training, Dr. Gottschalk received multiple accolades and awards for his outstanding research and was elected as a resident leader to the esteemed American Orthopaedic Association.

After the completion of his Orthopaedic Surgical Training, Dr. Gottschalk was selected to the prestigious Emanuel Kaplan Hand and Upper Extremity Fellowship at the NYU Hospital For Joint Diseases. He was selected as the Hand and Upper Extremity administrative fellow and served on the resident council for quality and safety. During his training at the Hospital for Joint Diseases, Dr. Gottschalk helped treat work related injuries to the NYPD, NYFD, and hotel trade union.

Dr. Gottschalk will be seeing patients at the Emory Orthopaedics, Sports & Spine at Dunwoody location. He will also spend a portion of his time at the Veterans Hospital of Atlanta, Grady Memorial Hospital, and as the Director of Clinical Outcomes Based Research for the Department of Orthopaedics. His clinical interests include pathologies ranging from the fingertip to the shoulder. Dr. Gottschalk enjoys taking care of patients in the service industry and would like to continue his care for those that help others.

Dr. Gottschalk and his wife Kim are delighted to be back in Atlanta with their new addition to their family, Reese Gottschalk. When not at work he enjoys spending time with his family and dog, Riley the Rhodesian Ridgeback. His other hobbies include working-out, golf, tennis, and fly-fishing.

My Clinical Interests

  • arthroscopic surgery
  • carpal tunnel syndrome
  • elbow
  • Elbow (Sports) Surgery
  • Elbow Fracture
  • Elbow Surgery
  • Hand Surgery
  • microvascular surgery
  • Orthopaedic Surgery
  • shoulder
  • shoulder arthoplasty
  • Shoulder Decompression
  • Shoulder Labrum Repair (SLAP)
  • Shoulder replacement
  • shoulder rotator cuff sx
  • Shoulder Surgery
  • Trigger Finger
  • trigger point injection
  • wrist
  • Wrist Surgery

Academic Profile

Training

MEDICAL SCHOOL

University of Texas Health Science Center, San Antonio, TX
2009

INTERNSHIP

Emory University Hospital, Atlanta, GA
2010

RESIDENCY

Emory University Hospital, Atlanta, GA
2014

FELLOWSHIP

New York University Hospital for Joint Diseases, New York, NY
2015

Professional Memberships

American Academy of Orthopedic Surgeons

American Society for Surgery of the Hand – Candidate Member

American Orthopedic Association – Emerging Leader

Honors & Awards

Resident Best Paper Award Lumber Spine Research Society
LSRS 2015

2nd Place Georgia Committee on Trauma
GCOT 2014

2nd Place Resident Research Award
Georgia Orthopaedic Society (GOS) 2014

1st Place Resident Research Award
Georgia Orthopaedic Society (GOS) 2014

2nd Place Emory Senior Research Day
Kelly Day (Dr. Levine) 2014

Appointed Resident Leader
American Orthopaedic Association 2013

Major Publications

Gottschalk MB, Johnson J, Mitchell P, Sadlack C. Decreased Infection Rates Following Total Joint Arthroplasty in a Large County Run Teaching Hospital: A Single Surgeon's Experience and Possible Solution. Journal of Arthroplasty. 2014 Aug;29(8):1610-6. Doi: 10.1016/j.arth.2014.03.012

Mitchell P, Gottschalk M, Butts G, Xerogeanes J. SSI: A Comparison Between Multispecialty and Single Specialty Outpatient Facilities. Journal of Orthopedics (2013) http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jor.2013.07.005

Gottschalk MB, Karas S, Burdette R, Ghattas T. Subpectoral Biceps Tenodesis for the Treatment of Type II and Type IV Slap Lesions. AJSM 2014 Sep; 42(9): 2128-35. doi: 10.1177/0363546514540273

Gottschalk MB, Yoon S, Park D, Rhee J, Mitchell P. Surgical Training Using 3-Dimensional Real Time Navigation in Placement of Cervical Lateral Mass Screws. Spine J. 2015 Jan 1; 15(1): 168-75. doi: 10.1016/j.spine.2014.08.444

Gottschalk MB, Todd D, Darruwalla J, Xerogeanes J, Karas S. Posterior Shoulder Instability: Does Glenoid Retroversion Predict Recurrence, and Contralateral Instability? Arthroscopy: The Journal of Arthroscopic and Related Surgery. 2015 Mar; 31(3): 488-493. doi: 10.1016/j.arthro.2014.10.009

Gottschalk MB, Bellaire L, Moore T. Radiation Expsoure in the Young Level 1 Trauma Patient: A Retrospective Review. JSOA 24(1): 57-63, 2015)

Hiza E, Gottschalk MB, Umpierrez E, Bush P, Reisman W. The Effect of a Dedicated Orthopaedic Advanced Practice Provider in a Level I Trauma Center: Analysis of Length of Stay and Cost. J Orthop Trauma. 2014 Dec 1 (EPub Ahead of Print)

Gottschalk MB, Premkumar A, Sweeney K, Boden S, Heller J, Rhee J, Yoon ST, Rhee JM, Leckie SK, Braly B, Simpson AK, Lenehan E. A Direct Comparison of Transforaminal Lumbar Interbody Fusion versus Posterolateral Fusion for Degenerative Spondylolisthesis. Spine (Phila Pa 1976). 2015 Jun15;40(12):917-925 

Hinds RM, Gottschalk MB, Capo JT. The Pronator Quadratus and Distal Anterior Interosseous Nerve: A Cadaveric Study. Journal of Wrist Surgery. 2015 Aug;4(3):183-7.

Gottschalk MB, Danilevich BS, Gottschalk HP. Carpal Coalitions and Metacarpal Synostosis: A Review. Hand (NY)

Hinds RM, Gottschalk MB, Muppavarapu RC, Naik AA, Yang SS, Capo JT. Assessing the Accuracy of Online Information Regarding Trigger Finger. Hand Surg

Hinds RM, Gottschalk MB, Capo JT.  Trends in Upper Extremity Fracture Caseload Reporting During Orthopaedic Residency: An Assessment of ACGME Case Log Data. Bull Hosp Jt Dis.

Beutel BG, Melamed E, Hinds RM, Gottschalk MB, Capo JT Biomechanical evaluation of four internal fixation methods for scaphoid fractures. Hand (NY) 

Locations & Appointments

1 Office Location(s)

1

Emory Orthopaedics & Spine Center

4555 N Shallowford Rd
Ste 100
Atlanta, GA 30338
  • 404-778-3350
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2 Hospital Affiliation(s)

2

Emory University Hospital

1364 Clifton Rd NE
Atlanta, GA 30322
H
3

Emory University Hospital Midtown

550 Peachtree St NE
Atlanta, GA 30308
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Academic Profile

Training

MEDICAL SCHOOL

University of Texas Health Science Center, San Antonio, TX
2009

INTERNSHIP

Emory University Hospital, Atlanta, GA
2010

RESIDENCY

Emory University Hospital, Atlanta, GA
2014

FELLOWSHIP

New York University Hospital for Joint Diseases, New York, NY
2015

Professional Memberships

American Academy of Orthopedic Surgeons

American Society for Surgery of the Hand – Candidate Member

American Orthopedic Association – Emerging Leader

Honors & Awards

Resident Best Paper Award Lumber Spine Research Society
LSRS 2015

2nd Place Georgia Committee on Trauma
GCOT 2014

2nd Place Resident Research Award
Georgia Orthopaedic Society (GOS) 2014

1st Place Resident Research Award
Georgia Orthopaedic Society (GOS) 2014

2nd Place Emory Senior Research Day
Kelly Day (Dr. Levine) 2014

Appointed Resident Leader
American Orthopaedic Association 2013

Major Publications

Gottschalk MB, Johnson J, Mitchell P, Sadlack C. Decreased Infection Rates Following Total Joint Arthroplasty in a Large County Run Teaching Hospital: A Single Surgeon's Experience and Possible Solution. Journal of Arthroplasty. 2014 Aug;29(8):1610-6. Doi: 10.1016/j.arth.2014.03.012

Mitchell P, Gottschalk M, Butts G, Xerogeanes J. SSI: A Comparison Between Multispecialty and Single Specialty Outpatient Facilities. Journal of Orthopedics (2013) http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jor.2013.07.005

Gottschalk MB, Karas S, Burdette R, Ghattas T. Subpectoral Biceps Tenodesis for the Treatment of Type II and Type IV Slap Lesions. AJSM 2014 Sep; 42(9): 2128-35. doi: 10.1177/0363546514540273

Gottschalk MB, Yoon S, Park D, Rhee J, Mitchell P. Surgical Training Using 3-Dimensional Real Time Navigation in Placement of Cervical Lateral Mass Screws. Spine J. 2015 Jan 1; 15(1): 168-75. doi: 10.1016/j.spine.2014.08.444

Gottschalk MB, Todd D, Darruwalla J, Xerogeanes J, Karas S. Posterior Shoulder Instability: Does Glenoid Retroversion Predict Recurrence, and Contralateral Instability? Arthroscopy: The Journal of Arthroscopic and Related Surgery. 2015 Mar; 31(3): 488-493. doi: 10.1016/j.arthro.2014.10.009

Gottschalk MB, Bellaire L, Moore T. Radiation Expsoure in the Young Level 1 Trauma Patient: A Retrospective Review. JSOA 24(1): 57-63, 2015)

Hiza E, Gottschalk MB, Umpierrez E, Bush P, Reisman W. The Effect of a Dedicated Orthopaedic Advanced Practice Provider in a Level I Trauma Center: Analysis of Length of Stay and Cost. J Orthop Trauma. 2014 Dec 1 (EPub Ahead of Print)

Gottschalk MB, Premkumar A, Sweeney K, Boden S, Heller J, Rhee J, Yoon ST, Rhee JM, Leckie SK, Braly B, Simpson AK, Lenehan E. A Direct Comparison of Transforaminal Lumbar Interbody Fusion versus Posterolateral Fusion for Degenerative Spondylolisthesis. Spine (Phila Pa 1976). 2015 Jun15;40(12):917-925 

Hinds RM, Gottschalk MB, Capo JT. The Pronator Quadratus and Distal Anterior Interosseous Nerve: A Cadaveric Study. Journal of Wrist Surgery. 2015 Aug;4(3):183-7.

Gottschalk MB, Danilevich BS, Gottschalk HP. Carpal Coalitions and Metacarpal Synostosis: A Review. Hand (NY)

Hinds RM, Gottschalk MB, Muppavarapu RC, Naik AA, Yang SS, Capo JT. Assessing the Accuracy of Online Information Regarding Trigger Finger. Hand Surg

Hinds RM, Gottschalk MB, Capo JT.  Trends in Upper Extremity Fracture Caseload Reporting During Orthopaedic Residency: An Assessment of ACGME Case Log Data. Bull Hosp Jt Dis.

Beutel BG, Melamed E, Hinds RM, Gottschalk MB, Capo JT Biomechanical evaluation of four internal fixation methods for scaphoid fractures. Hand (NY)