John Gray Seiler, III, M.D.

"I enjoy helping people and solving problems.  It is the great privilege of medicine to have the opportunity to work side by side with patients helping them improve their  quality of life."

Dr. Seiler completed his undergraduate degree at the University of Kentucky and received his medical degree from the University of Louisville. He went on to complete his orthopaedic internship and residency at Vanderbilt and a fellowship in both hand and upper extremity at Harvard University.

Board Certified by the American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery and with an added Certificate of Added Qualification in both Surgery of the Hand and Sports medicine, Dr. Seiler specializes in tendon repair, wrist reconstruction, elbow reconstruction and brachial plexus reconstruction and quality metrics in orthopaedic surgery. He was recognized for his work on tendon repair as the recipient of the Marshall Urist Investigator Award.

Dr. Seiler served as a Director of the American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery and was the 54th President of the Board. Currently, he is a Clinical Professor of Orthopaedic Surgery at Emory University where he has held a faculty appointment since 1990. He is widely published in the area of flexor tendon repair, tendon reconstruction and treatment of nerve injury.

He is the director of the Orthopaedic Service Line at Piedmont Hospital.