Andrew Reisner, M.D.

Pediatric Neurosurgeon
Medical Director, Neuro Trauma
Medical Director, Concussion Program

Children's Healthcare of Atlanta
404-785-2900

Practice
Pediatric Neurosurgery Associates at Children's at Healthcare of Atlanta
5455 Meridian Mark Road, Suite 540, Atlanta, GA 30342
404-785-2900

Assistant Professor
Department of Neurosurgery
Emory University School of Medicine
Education and Training Medical Degree: University of Witwatersrand, Johannesburg,
Residency: Emory University School of Medicine , Atlanta, GA
Fellowship: University of California, San Francisco , San Francisco, CA

Certifications

  • Neurological Surgery
Professional Scientific Societies
  • American College of Surgeons (Fellow - FACS)
  • American Association of Neurological Surgeons
  • Congress of Neurological Surgeons
  • American Academy of Pediatrics
  • American Society of Pediatric Neurosurgeons
  • Georgia Neurosurgical Society
  • Southern Neurosurgical Society
  • Greater Atlanta Pediatric Society
  • Hydrocephalus Association

Publications / Presentations

Selected journal articles authored/co-authored by Dr. Reisner are available at PubMed, the online database provided by the U.S. National Library of Medicine National Institutes of Health publications



  • Authored/co-authored 30 publications
  • Participated in 138 national presentations

Awards/Honors
  • Trubshaw Medal, Most Distinguished Candidate, Surgical Primary Examination, College of Medicine of South Africa, 1983
  • Resident Research Award, Dekalb Medical Society, 1992
  • Outstanding Professor, Department of Pediatrics, University of Louisville, 1995
  • Certificate of Appreciation, Fort Knox Child Development Service, 1995
  • Editorial: Journal of the Kentucky Medical Association, Vol. 97, No. 2, p 73, 1999
  • JE Wallace Sterling Award for Academic Achievement, Stanford University, 2010
  • "Golden Apple Award", Children's Healthcare of Atlanta, 2011
  • Atlanta Super Doctors, 2012
  • Outstanding Contribution of Pediatrics Award, Wellstar, 2013
  • Children's Healthcare of Atlanta Concussion Program, Endorsed by GA Dept of Health, 2013
  • Andrew Reisner Traumatic Brain Injury Rund, Established 2013
  • Best Doctors of America, 2007-2014
  • Top Doctors, Atlanta Magazine, 2011-2014

Areas of Interest
  • Gamma knife radiosurgery
  • Pituitary disorder/Pituitary tumors
  • Brain tumors
  • Congenital anomalies of the brain and spine
  • Hydrocephalus-congenital and post-hemorrhagic
  • Intraventricular hemorrhage
  • Perinatal consultation
  • Traumatic brain injury

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Scottish Rite