Eddie Bean, PA

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About Dr. Eddie Bean

Dr. Eddie Bean is a Certified Physician Assistant in orthopaedic surgery who specializes in outpatient/conservative care for hip and knee arthritis and joint pain. Dr. Bean is retired from the U.S. Navy with over thirty years of active and reserve service providing care to sailors and marines in the U.S. and abroad. Dr. Bean completed his doctoral training with research interest in physiologic recovery of endurance athletes and has published articles on orthopedic and sports medicine topics in military and civilian publications. He regularly lectures on osteoarthritis, office orthopedic radiology, and workup and management of painful total joints. He is a clinical preceptor for physician assistant students from local universities providing orthopaedic and sports medicine training for the next generation of physician assistant providers.

Dr. Bean lives in Alpharetta, is an avid cyclist and enjoys spending time and traveling with his wife and two daughters.

Eddie sees patients at our Alpharetta location.

Education and Training

  • Bachelor of Science, East Carolina University
  • Physician Assistant Studies, Medical College of Georgia
  • Master of Physician Assistant Studies, University of Nebraska
  • Residency, Orthopaedics and Sports Medicine, Naval Medical Center San Diego
  • Doctor of Medical Science, University of Lynchburg

Certifications and Affiliations

  • National Commission on Certification of Physician Assistants
  • Member, Physician Assistants in Orthopaedic Surgery
  • Member, American Academy of Physician Assistants
  • Member, Naval Academy of Physician Assistants

Hospital Privileges

  • Northside Hospital