Pediatric Orthopaedics

Piedmont’s orthopaedic surgeons and Sports Medicine Walk-In Clinic accept patients aged high school and up. Piedmont’s podiatric surgeons accept patients aged elementary school and up. 

For younger patients and in more complex pediatric orthopaedic cases, Piedmont physicians recommend  Dr. Robert Bruce and Dr. Nicholas Fletcher, two orthopaedic specialists from Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta who treat patients in the Piedmont clinic two days per month. Both Dr. Bruce and Dr. Fletcher are well respected in the field of pediatric orthopaedics and provide complicated care to patients living in Middle Georgia who don't want to travel to Atlanta.

If you are in need of a pediatric orthopaedic specialist, please take a moment to learn more about  Dr. Bruce  and Dr. Fletcher, who are both incredibly skilled in pediatrics and can meet your needs locally.

Important Note: Appointments cannot be made with Dr. Bruce or Dr. Fletcher through the Piedmont Appointments desk due to privacy laws. If you would like to make an appointment with Dr. Bruce or Dr. Fletcher to be seen in the Piedmont clinic, please call their practice, Children’s Physician Group–Orthopaedics and Sports Medicine, at 404-255-1933.


Robert Bruce Jr., MD

Dr. Bruce’s areas of clinical expertise include spinal disorders and cerebral palsy. He cares for children and young adults with all forms of pediatric spinal problems with an emphasis on idiopathic scoliosis and scoliosis in patients with cerebral palsy and other neuromuscular diseases.  Read full bio


Nicholas Fletcher, MD

Dr. Fletcher’s areas of clinical expertise include spine and hip conditions. He cares for children and young adults with complex hip problems and hip dysplasia as well as spinal disorders including scoliosis, kyphosis, spina bifida, spondylosis and spondylolisthesis.  Read full bio