North DeKalb Orthopedics, Decatur, Georgia, Joint Replacement, Spine Surgery, Fractures, Bones, Bachner, Richin, Doute, Haraszti, DeKalb Medical Center

Is Now

DeKalb Orthopedics & Sports Medicine


  North DeKalb Orthopedics, PC has recently been taken over by DeKalb Medical Physician Group,

 and is now known as DeKalb Orthopedics & Sports Medicine.   


Please visit our new website

About Our Doctors:


           Paul F. Richin, MD                          Robert S. Bachner, MD                        
  (non-operative)                                               (non-operative)                                      


Christopher J. Haraszti, MD                      Brian Leland, PA                            
                                           Physician Assistant



We are conveniently located next to DeKalb Medical Center.  Take 285 to I-78 (Stone Mountain Parkway) heading towards Decatur.  This becomes Lawrenceville Highway.  A left at DeKalb Industrial Way, a right on Irvin Way, and another right onto Irvin Court brings you to our free-standing building.  Parking is free and easily accessible right in front of our door.


Contact Information

For Appointments, Call during regular business hours, Monday to Friday, 8-12 AM and 1:-4 PM.                            

We are on most insurance plans, but you need to make sure that you have the appropriate referrals.


Telephone:                                            Address  (Click for Yahoo Maps - Directions)
404-294-4111                              505 Irvin Court, Suite 200
                                                               Decatur, GA  30030

 Link to AAOS Patient Information (sorted)

All AAOS Booklets, Pamphlets, Fact Sheets

Understanding Spine Surgery Website

Click here to see the AAHKS video:  "Total Joint Replacement: A Patient’s Perspective”

This is about (52 minutes long)    (This downloads a ".flv" flash video file 230+ MB file)

Our Practice Brochure 

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Instructions for Patients having Injections                          Prophylaxis for Patients with Total Joints

             Physical Therapy Locations                                                        Information on Glucosamine                 

Hip AVN - Info and "Conserve" resurfacing hip hemi-replacement 

Uni-compartmental Knee Replacement (Uni-Knee)

About Joints Website - Johns' Hopkins University :  Patient Information

Hapad-Heel Pads for Arthritis                      Hapad Web Site                


New Technology:  Uni-Knees, Less and Minimally Invasive Hip and Knee Surgery


Our Selections from the AAOS Patient Information Articles


Patient Advisor (information - exercise sheets) and Other Items