Joseph Williams, M.D., F.A.C.S., F.A.A.P.

Chief of Plastic and Craniofacial Surgery, Children's Healthcare of Atlanta
Director of Clinical Research, Center for Craniofacial Disorders
Board of Trustees, Children's Healthcare of Atlanta 

Scottish Rite

Children's Physician Group-Pediatric Plastic Surgery and Craniofacial Services
975 Johnson Ferry Road, Suite 100, Atlanta, GA 30342

Clinical Associate Professor, Division of Plastic Surgery
Adjunct Professor, Department of Pediatrics
Emory University School of Medicine
Education and Training Medical Degree: University of Mississippi, Oxford, MS
Residency: General Surgery/Plastic Surgery, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, GA
Fellowship: Craniofacial, Pediatric Surgery, New York University , New York, NY


  • Plastic Surgery
Professional Scientific Societies
  • American Academy of Pediatrics
  • American Cleft Palate-Craniofacial Association
  • American College of Surgeons
  • American Society of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery
  • Georgia Medical Association
  • Plastic Surgery Research Council

Publications / Presentations
  • Authored/co-authored 14 publications
  • Authored/co-authored 40 journal abstracts
  • Participated in 20 national presentations

  • Resident Teaching Award, Emory University School of Medicine
  • Marion L. Smith Scholarship
  • Omicron Delta Kappa
  • F.A. Hunt Scholarship
  • Alpha Omega Alpha
  • Resident Clinical Award

Professional Interests
  • Cleft lip and palate
  • Craniofacial anomalies
  • Hemangiomas
  • Perinatal consultation
  • Dentofacial deformities

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