Kenneth R. Mautner, M.D.

Assistant Professor of Orthopaedics

Emory University School of Medicine

Assistant Professor of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation

Emory University School of Medicine

Director

Sports Medicine Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation Fellowship

Phone: 404-778-3350

Additional Contact Information

Mailing Address:

Emory Orthopaedics & Spine Center

59 Executive Park South
Suite 1000

Atlanta, GA 30329

Education

  • Medical School, Tulane University School of Medicine, New Orleans, LA, 1999
  • Internship, Tulane University, New Orleans, LA, 2000
  • Residency: Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, GA, 2003
  • Fellowship: Primary Care Sports Medicine, American Sports Medicine Institute (ASMI), Birmingham, AL, 2004

Biography

Dr. Mautner came to Emory in 2004, after completing a Fellowship in Primary Care Sports Medicine at the American Sports Medicine Institute in Birmingham, Alabama. He is board certified in PM&R with a subspecialty certification in Sports Medicine. Dr. Mautner currently serves as head team physician for Agnes Scott College and St. Pius High School and a team physician for Emory University Athletics. He is also a consulting physician for Georgia Tech Athletics, the Atlanta Ballet, and several local high schools.

Dr. Mautner is an expert in diagnostic and interventional musculoskeletal ultrasound and teaches and directs courses across the country on how to perform office based ultrasound. He regularly performs Platelet Rich Plasma (PRP) and Stem Cell injections for patients with chronic tendon and joint related problems.

Dr. Mautner’s other areas of clinical interest include sports concussions, where he is regarded as a local and regional expert in the field. In 2005, he became one of the first doctors in Georgia to use office based neuropsychological tesing to help determine return to play for athletes.  He is also co-chairman of the Georgia Concussion Coalition, a group of diverse stakeholders whose aim is to increase concussion awareness, education, and legislation in Georgia.

Dr. Mautner also specializes in the non-surgical care of athletes with spine, hip and pelvic injuries and is a consultant to the NFL Retired Players Association for Spine related issues.

Dr. Mautner is currently co-editing a book, Atlas of Interventional Musculoskeletal Ultrasound, and is in the process of writing book chapters for two different publishers regarding the clinical application of Platelet Rich Plasma Injections.

Honors and Awards

  • Resident of the Year, Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation 2002 – 2003
  • Chief Resident, Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation 2002-2003
  • PM&R Resident Teacher of the Year 2006-2007

Research

Dr. Mautner co-wrote and co-edited a textbook called: Atlas of Ultrasound-Guided Musculoskeletal Injections

Ken Mautner, MD Textbook

Publications