Kenneth Mautner, M.D.

Emory Clinic

Assistant Professor of Orthopaedics

Assistant Professor of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation

Emory Healthcare Network Physician
Sports Medicine
Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation (Physiatry)
Orthopaedic Surgery
Areas of Clinical Interest:
disc degeneration
epidural steroid injection
facet block
hand-non sx tx
herniated disc
hip non-surgical
knee-non sx tx
neck pain
pars block
sacroiliac joint dysfunction
sacroiliac joint injection
sports medicine
trigger point injection
upper extremities
Office(s) Locations:
Emory Orthopaedics & Spine Ctr
59 Executive Park South
Atlanta, GA 30329
(404) 778-3350
About Dr. Mautner

Dr. Ken Mautner is Assistant Professor in the Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation and the Department of Orthopedic Surgery At Emory University in Atlanta, GA. He is board certified in PM&R with a subspecialty certification in Sports Medicine. He is the Director of Primary Care Sports Medicine at Emory and Fellowship Director for the ACGME accredited Primary Care Sports Medicine Fellowship. Dr. Mautner is co-editor of the Atlas of Interventional Musculoskeletal Ultrasound. He has been using Musculoskeletal U/S in his practice since 2007 for and has been teaching courses around the country since 2009. In addition, He is considered a leader in the field of Orthobiologics treatment for chronic soft tissue and joint disorders. Dr. Mautner also serves as Team Physician for Emory University, Agnes Scott College, Pace Academy, and a Consulting Physician for Georgia Tech Athletes.

Year Started Practicing: 2004
Year Started Practicing at Emory: 2004
Organizational Memberships:
American Medical Society for Sports Medicine (AMSSM)
American College of Sports Medicine (ACSM)
American Academy of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation (AAPMR)
Major or Recent Publications:

Mautner, K., Stafford, C. D., & Nguyen, P. (2015). Ultrasound guided Distal Bicep Tendon injection using a posterior approach. PM&R, pmrj.2015.03.023.

Blazuk J, Mautner K. Overuse throwing injuries in the skeletally immature athlete: diagnosis, treatment and injury prevention. Curr Sports Med Rep. 2015; 14:209

Ihm, J, Mautner K, and Blazuk, J ; “Platelet Rich Plasma Injection vs Eccentric Exercises for Chronic Lateral Epicondylopathy” PM&R, (accepted, pending publication)

Mautner K, Malanga G, Smith J et al, “A Call for A Standard Classification System for Future Biologic Research: The Rationale for New PRP Nomenclature” PM&R, April, 2015

Mautner K and Blazuk J “Where Do Injectable Stem Cell Treatments Apply in Treatment of Muscle, Tendon and Ligament Injuries?” PM&R, April, 2015

Hall M and Mautner K. “Evolution of Musculoskeletal and Non-musculoskeletal Sports Ultrasound” Br J Sports Med, February, 2015.


Malanga, G and Mautner K; (2014). Atlas of Interventional Musculoskeletal Ultrasound Procedures. Mcgraw-Hill.


Sampson S and Mautner K; “Platelet Rich Plasma Practical use in Non-Surgical Musculoskeletal Pathology”. Platelet Rich Plasma: The State Of Art. Innovative Aspects on Preparation and Applications in Sports Medicine, Orthopedic, and Recovery of Musculoskeletal Injuries. Springer Textbook publication pending.

Axtman M, Malanga G and Mautner K; (2014). “The Rationale and Evidence for Performing Ultrasound-Guided Injections” Atlas of Interventional Musculoskeletal Ultrasound Procedures. Mcgraw-Hill.

Peck E and Mautner K; (2014) “Rehabilitation after Platelet Rich Plasma Injections for Tendinopathy”. Platelet- Rich Plasma: Regenerative Medicine: Sports Medicine, Orthopedic and Recovery of Musculoskeletal Injuries. Berlin: Springer

Mautner K and Nichols J; “Exercise Prescription, Exercise Testing, and Exercise Screening”; Chapter 11, pp127-140; Sports Medicine Board Review Book, 2011

Medical School
Tulane University School of Medicine, New Orleans

Tulane University School of Medicine, New Orleans

Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, GA

American Sports Medical Institute, Birmingham, AL