Donald Batisky, M.D.

Director, Pediatric Hypertension Program

Children's Physician Group
2015 Uppergate Drive NE, Atlanta, GA 30322

Professor of Pediatrics
Department of Pediatrics
Emory University School of Medicine
Education and Training Medical Degree: Medical College of Ohio at Toledo School of Medcine, Toledo, OH
Residency: Pediatrics, Nationwide Children’s Hospital/ Ohio State University, Columbus, OH
Fellowship: Pediatric Nephrology, LeBonheur Children’s Medical Center/ University of Tennessee, Memphis, TN


  • Pediatrics
  • Pediatric Nephrology
Professional Scientific Societies
  • International Pediatric Hypertension Association
  • International Pediatric Nephrology Association
  • American Society of Pediatric Nephrology
  • American Academy of Pediatrics
  • National Kidney Foundation
  • Association of American Medical Colleges

Publications / Presentations
  • Authored/co-authored 5 publications
  • Authored/co-authored 30 journal articles

  • Professor of the Year, The Ohio State University College of Medicine, 2009
  • Best Doctors in America, 1998, 2003, 2007-2008, 2011
  • Leonard Tow Humanism in Medicine Award, Ohio State University College of Medicine and Public Health, 2005

Professional Interests
  • Evaluation and management of hypertension Children with renal disease
  • Executive function and neurocognition in children and adolescents with hypertension
  • Spiritual element of care to improve understanding of hope in children with chronic renal disease

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