Jordan Weitzner, MD, joined Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta in July 2017. He received a Bachelor of Arts in Biology and Psychology at Washington University in St. Louis and a Doctorate of Medicine at The Medical College of Georgia. Dr. Weitzner completed residencies in Pediatrics at The Medical College of Georgia/Children’s Hospital of Georgia where he also served as Chief Resident, followed by a fellowship in Gastroenterology at Emory University School of Medicine/Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta.
During his fellowship, Dr. Weitzner performed research projects investigating the pediatric microbiome in inflammatory bowel disease under the mentorship of Subra Kugathasan, MD, a world renowned IBD researcher.
Dr. Weitzner has a passion for all gastrointestinal disorders, with specific interests in inflammatory bowel disease and nutrition. He is also involved in ImproveCareNow, a collaborative network of individuals dedicated to quality improvement and research for children and adolescents with Crohn’s disease and ulcerative colitis.
An Atlanta native, Dr. Weitzner enjoys cooking, sports, outdoor activities, and spending time with his wife and daughter. He looks forward to caring for children and families in his hometown.