Joseph Bussey III, M.D., F.A.A.P.

Pediatric Surgeon
Scottish Rite

Children's Physician Group—Pediatric Surgery at Scottish Rite
5455 Meridian Mark Rd, Ste 570, Atlanta, GA 30342
Education and Training Medical Degree: Tulane University School of Medicine, New Orleans, LA, 1995
Residency: General Surgery, University of Maryland Medical Systems , Baltimore, MD, 1996-2001
Fellowship: Cardiac Surgery, research fellowship, University of Maryland , College Park, MD, 1997-1998 Pediatric Surgery, Hasbro Children's Hospital and Women and Infants Hospital, Providence, RI, 2001-2003


  • General Surgery
Professional Scientific Societies
  • American College of Surgeons
  • American Pediatric Surgical Association
  • American Academy of Pediatrics
  • Society of Laparoendoscopic Surgeons
  • American College of Surgeons
  • International Pediatric Endosurgery Group
  • Association for Academic Surgery

Awards/Honors Housestaff Teaching Award, Department of General Surgery, University of Maryland, 1996
Professional Interests
  • Neonatal and pediatric surgery
  • Minimally invasive surgery
  • Abdominal wall defects
  • Prenatal consultation
  • Anorectal malformations
  • Pectus repair GE reflux - fundoplication
  • Hirschsprung's disease
  • Pediatric surgical critical care

Privileges Egleston
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