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Academy Orthopedics L.L.C.

With almost four decades dedicated to revolutionizing orthopedic surgery and sports medicine, Academy Orthopedics L.L.C. has carved a niche in providing top-tier orthopedic care. We proudly serve the Northeast Georgia community, driven by a passion for excellence and commitment to the well-being of our patients.

In 1985, we established our downtown Cumming, GA office, pioneering the first orthopedic practice in the region. Expanding our commitment to excellence, we extended our presence to include two more locations in Buford, GA, and Duluth, GA, in 1989 and 1990, respectively. Since 2001, our on-site orthopedic surgery center has consistently maintained accreditation from the AAAHC, attesting to our unwavering dedication to providing top-tier orthopedic care.

Our Vision

At Academy Orthopedics L.L.C., our vision was clear – offer comprehensive orthopedic solutions for the musculoskeletal system with a touch of personalized care. Our team is adept at offering both surgical and non-surgical solutions tailored to the individual needs of our patients. We pride ourselves as orthopedic surgeons on our commitment to excellence in orthopedics, always adopting a patient-centric approach, ensuring holistic healing.

With clinic branches situated in Cumming, Buford, and Duluth, along with the privilege to provide care at Northside Forsyth and Duluth Hospitals, we ensure that we cater to each patient’s specific requirements within a warm and customized setting.

Meet Our Expert Physicians

At Academy Orthopedics L.L.C., our team boasts three highly accomplished and board-certified physicians, each with specialized fellowship training.

Dr. Jesse Seidman

Dr. Jonathan Katz

Dr. James Duckett

Our surgeons are dedicated to staying at the forefront of their specialties, continuously enhancing their skills and knowledge. Whether you require a complex joint replacement, treatment for a sports-related injury, or rehabilitation, rest assured that you are in the capable hands of passionate experts who are committed to helping you regain your mobility and lead a pain-free life.


At Academy Orthopedics, we pride ourselves on our depth of specialization, ensuring every patient finds comprehensive, tailored solutions to their orthopedic needs. We offer a wide range of surgical services for the musculoskeletal system. Here are the unique facets of our expertise:

General Orthopedics

From sprains and strains to more complex conditions, our general orthopedics covers a vast spectrum. No matter the issue, our orthopedic doctors are here to diagnose, treat, and provide preventative strategies.

Hand and Wrist Surgery

Our hands and wrists are intricate structures that require specialized care. Our orthopedic surgeons address conditions like carpal tunnel syndrome, trigger finger, thumb arthritis, and wrist fractures, and help you regain function and reduce pain.

Sports Medicine

Any orthopedic treatment related to sports injuries requires treatments that understand the demands of professional athletes. Our sports medicine doctors help in injury prevention, treatment, and performance enhancement.

Joint Replacement Surgery

When joint pain compromises the quality of life, our joint replacement surgeries offer relief. From hips and knees to shoulders, our procedures are tailored to each patient’s anatomy and lifestyle.

Arthroscopic Surgery

Leveraging minimally invasive techniques, our arthroscopic surgeries ensure faster recovery and minimal scarring. From rotator cuff repairs to meniscus surgeries to ACL reconstruction, we address a plethora of conditions.

Workers’ Compensation

Work-related injuries can be multifaceted. We not only provide medical care but also the necessary documentation and liaison required for workers’ compensation cases.

Amniotic Tissue Injections

Pioneering in regenerative medicine, our amniotic tissue injections harness the body’s natural healing capabilities, providing relief and inflammation.

Treating Fractures

Fractures demand precision. Our orthopedic specialists will ensure proper alignment to gain robust healing, and provide the necessary guidance and treatment to ensure that patients regain their strength and mobility.

Managing Degenerative Diseases

Degenerative conditions, like osteoarthritis, can be debilitating. Our team provides both surgical and non-surgical treatment, helping patients maintain mobility and manage pain.

Schedule a Consultation and Experience Excellence in Orthopedic Care

At Academy Orthopedics L.L.C., your well-being is our priority. We invite you to join the Northeast Georgia community in experiencing top-tier orthopedic care with a personal touch. Contact us today at 770-271-9857 or click here to schedule an appointment and take the first step towards a pain-free, active lifestyle. Let our expert team guide you on your journey to orthopedic health and wellness.

Your path to a pain-free, active life starts here.