Founded in 2011 with a focus on
Regenerative Spinal Medicine.

A native of Huntsville, Alabama, Dr. Carroll D. Cooper moved to Atlanta to attend Morehouse College. Following his time at Morehouse, Dr. Cooper obtained his medical degree from the University of Alabama-Birmingham School of Medicine.

He did his residency training, in Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, at the Medical College of Wisconsin. After finishing residency, he underwent additional training at The Hospital for Special Surgery, completing a fellowship in Interventional Spine and Sports Medicine. He subsequently attained board certification in Pain Management.

Dr. Cooper focuses on regenerative treatments for non-surgical orthopedic problems. Utilizing platelet rich plasma, stem cells, and traditional corticosteroids, Dr. Cooper provides patients with non-surgical options for common orthopedic problems.

Dr. Cooper

Dr. Carroll D. Cooper

Interventional Musculoskeletal Physiatrist

Certifications

  • Board Certified in Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
  • Board Certified in Pain Management
  • Board Certified for Electrodiagnostic Medicine

education

  • B.S. in Chemistry from Morehouse College
  • M.D. from the University of Alabama School of Medicine
  • Residency in Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation at Medical College of Wisconsin
  • Fellowship in Interventional Spine & Sports Medicine from the Hospital for Special Surgery in New York City

Accolades

  • NASA Scholar at Morehouse College
  • Served as Chief Resident at the Medical College of Wisconsin
  • Completed fellowship in Interventional Spine & Sports Medicine from the Hospital for Special Surgery in New York City – the premiere orthopedic hospital in the world
  • Served as a team doctor for St. Peter’s College in New Jersey

Pickens A. Patterson, III, M.D. is a native Atlantan born in Southwest Atlanta. Dr. Patterson is a graduate of Frederick Douglas High School and Hampton University in Virginia. He takes pride in his community and the city of Atlanta and is dedicated to serving its people. Dr. Patterson (affectionately known as Trey by family and friends) continued his education by obtaining his Medical Degree from the Medical College of Georgia and completed a residency in Anesthesiology and Fellowship in Pain Management at Vanderbilt University. He is board-certified in both Anesthesiology and Pain Management by the American Board of Anesthesiology.

Dr. Patterson has over 15 years of experience practicing pain management and anesthesiology. He is the founder of Pain Management of the South which later merged with Alliance Spine and Pain Centers. Dr. Patterson stresses overall function and recovery following accident or injury and frequently incorporates physical therapy and injections in his treatment plan. Additionally, Dr. Patterson is trained in advanced pain techniques such as spinal cord stimulation and implantable devices.

Dr. Patterson is a member of a number of professional societies and organizations such as the Medical Association of Georgia and the Georgia Society of Interventional Pain Management. Recently he was selected for and completed a yearlong program for the development of physician leaders in the state of Georgia sponsored by the Medical Association of Georgia. In his spare time, Dr. Patterson enjoys weightlifting, golf, and spending time with his family.

Dr. Pickens Patterson, III

Certifications

  • Board Certified in Anesthesiology
  • Board Certified in Pain Management

education

  • Medical Degree from the Medical College of Georgia
  • Residency in Anesthesiology and Fellowship in Pain Management at Vanderbilt University

Accolades

  • Medical Association of Georgia member
  • Georgia Society of Interventional Pain Management member
  • Selected to be apart of the development of physician leaders in the state of Georgia sponsored by the Medical Association of Georgia