William Boydston, M.D, Ph.D.

Practice Director, Neurosurgery
Children's Healthcare of Atlanta

Pediatric Neurosurgery Associates at Children's Healthcare of Atlanta
5455 Meridian Mark Road, Suite 540, Atlanta, GA 30342

Assistant Professor
Department of Neurosurgery
Emory University School of Medicine
Education and Training Medical Degree: Medical College of Georgia, Augusta, GA
Residency: University of Tennessee ,


  • Neurological Surgery
Professional Scientific Societies
  • American Association of Neurological Surgeons
  • Congress of Neurological Surgeons
  • American Society of Pediatric Neurosurgeons
  • Georgia Neurosurgical Society (Board of Directors)
  • American Academy of Pediatrics
  • Medical Association of Georgia
  • Medical Association of Atlanta
  • Greater Atlanta Pediatric Society

Publications / Presentations

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

  • Authored/co-authored 34 publications
  • Authored/co-authored 8 (6 published, 2 presented) journal abstracts
  • Participated in 37 national presentations

Professional Interests
  • Spasticity: Selective dorsal rhizotomy; baclofen pump
  • Craniosynostosis
  • Brain tumors
  • Spinal tumors
  • Hydrocephalus
  • Spina Bifida
  • Brachial Plexus/Peripheral Nerve
  • Tethered cord
  • Chiari malformation/Syringomyelia

Privileges Egleston
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Additional Information Doctorate: Anatomy