Thrive Orthopaedics College Park Clinic

Surrounding areas we serve: East Point, Forest Park, Morrow, Riverdale, Union City, Fairburn

College Park Orthopedic Clinic

If you need orthopedic care, whether you need immediate attention for surgery, or surgery on an existing condition, our orthopedic surgeon, Doctor Robert Karsch has 25+ years of experience and specialized training to give you customized medical care. Most orthopedic consultations do not require a referral. If you or your family member require an orthopedic specialist contact Thrive today to start your recovery process. We are committed to ensuring you have all conservative treatment options presented to you before considering surgery.

Our College Park clinic offers minimally invasive, non-surgical orthopedic care, with our new state-of-the-art surgery center built-in 2021 located nearby in Atlanta for any orthopedic surgical cases you may need.

Dr. Karsch is the former Chief of Orthopaedic Surgery at Dekalb Medical from 2011 to 2016 with a focus on sports medicine. Please note that Dr. Karsch practices under Thrive Orthopaedics LLC. Dr. Shiel Patel is a Board-Certified Anesthesiologist specializing in non-narcotic Interventional Pain and practices under Thrive Medical Partners LLC.

Specialization for the Whole Body

Orthopedics is a specialty focusing on the musculoskeletal system of the body. This includes a person’s joints, muscles, ligaments, bones, tendons, and nerves. Dr. Karsch’s focus is on treating conditions related to the musculoskeletal system including sports injuries, arthroscopic procedures, trauma, diseases, and procedures that can affect the health of your knee, shoulder, and more. During your initial consultation, our College Park, GA orthopedic specialists will take the time to fully explain your condition and available treatment options so that you may decide the treatment that is best for you. Our providers can identify your unique needs and help guide you through your medical condition and recovery process.

Conditions Treated

Some of the most common conditions we treat include:

Orthopedics encompasses a wide variety of conditions, if your condition is not listed above, we can still help! Contact our team and we will be happy to schedule you for a consultation.

Who We Treat

Dr. Karsch performs foot and ankle surgeries on both children and adults as well as a wide variety of sports medicine procedures. We are uniquely qualified to treat your athletic injury, traumatic injuries and rehabilitate athletes from novice to professional. Our College Park, Georgia orthopedic specialists can also treat work-related injuries and individuals that have been in a motor vehicle accident.


As a general orthopedic surgeon with focus in sports medicine, Dr. Karsch is on the leading edge of minimally invasive procedures and surgeries such as Arthroscopy. Arthroscopy involves a small incision with a quick recovery time so you can get back to your everyday life. Thrive also offers services to treat:

Schedule an Initial Consultation Today

If you have questions or would like to schedule your initial consultation, contact our office today. We are excited to participate in your care and will ensure both you and your family receive appropriate medical treatment from our College Park orthopedic clinic. Our practice is located at 1720 Phoenix Blvd, Suite 600, College Park, GA 30349 close to Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport, Georgia Department of Public Health State Office of Vital Records and the Best Western Plus Hotel & Suites Airport South. Our phone number is 678-257-2547.

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