Specialties

Transplantation

Surgery (Board certified since 2004)

At a Glance

  • 2003 Started practicing
  • 15 Years experience
  • 5 OFFICE LOCATIONS
  • 3 HOSPITAL AFFILIATIONS

About Dr. Turgeon

Dr. Turgeon is a Professor of Surgery in the Division of Transplantation at Emory University School of Medicine and serves as the Director of the Kidney Transplant Program’s Paired Donor Exchange Program. Dr. Turgeon joined the Emory faculty in 2007 from the University of Massachusetts, where she served as director of kidney and pancreas transplantation and where she received her research fellowship training, residency training, and medical degree. She completed a transplant fellowship at the University of Wisconsin Hospital. Dr. Turgeon initiated Emory's participation in the National Kidney Registry to quickly and efficiently find living donor matches for kidney patients waitlisted at Emory. In 2013, Dr. Turgeon participated in the second largest kidney swap in the world.

My Clinical Interests

  • islet transplantation
  • kidney transplant surgery
  • pancreatic transplantation
  • transplantation

Academic Profile

Training

MEDICAL SCHOOL

University of Massachusetts Medical Center, Worchester, MA

INTERNSHIP

University of Massachusetts Medical Center, Worchester, MA

RESIDENCY

University of Massachusetts Medical Center, Worchester, MA

FELLOWSHIP

University of Wisconsin Hospital and Clinic, Madison, WI

Professional Memberships

Alpha Omega Alpha

American College of Surgeons

American Society of Transplant Surgeons

American Society of Transplantation

Association of Academic Surgeons

Sigma XI

Major Publications

Differential Effects of Donor Specific Alloantibody . Transplantation Reviews,2008.

Donation after cardiac death: the University of Wisconsin experience . Annals of Transplantation. 2004, Vol. 9, No.1,2004, pp. 68-71.

Hepatic steatosis and liver transplantation . Current Opinion in Organ Transplantation. 2004,9:123-129.

Superior long term results of simultaneous pancreas-kidney transplantation(SPK) from pediatric donors. American Journal of Transplantation. 2004 Dec,4(12): 2093-101.

Locations & Appointments

5 Office Location(s)

1

Emory Transplant Center at Emory Saint Joseph's Hospital

5673 Peachtree Dunwoody Rd
Ste 350
Atlanta, GA 30342
  • 855-366-7989
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2

Emory Transplant Center at Acworth

Emory at Acworth
4791 S Main St
Acworth, GA 30101
  • 855-366-7989
S
3

Emory Transplant Center at Dublin

200 Fairview Park Dr
Dublin, GA 31021
  • 855-366-7989
S
4

Emory Transplant Center at Savannah

5353 Reynolds St
Ste 212
Savannah, GA 31405
  • 855-366-7989
S
5

Emory Clinic Building B

Emory Clinic at 1365 Clifton Rd
1365 Clifton Rd NE
Bldg B, Fl 6
Atlanta, GA 30322
  • 855-366-7989
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3 Hospital Affiliation(s)

6

Emory Saint Joseph's Hospital

5665 Peachtree Dunwoody Rd
Atlanta, GA 30342
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7

Emory University Hospital

1364 Clifton Rd NE
Atlanta, GA 30322
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8

Emory University Hospital Midtown

550 Peachtree St NE
Atlanta, GA 30308
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Academic Profile

Training

MEDICAL SCHOOL

University of Massachusetts Medical Center, Worchester, MA

INTERNSHIP

University of Massachusetts Medical Center, Worchester, MA

RESIDENCY

University of Massachusetts Medical Center, Worchester, MA

FELLOWSHIP

University of Wisconsin Hospital and Clinic, Madison, WI

Professional Memberships

Alpha Omega Alpha

American College of Surgeons

American Society of Transplant Surgeons

American Society of Transplantation

Association of Academic Surgeons

Sigma XI

Major Publications

Differential Effects of Donor Specific Alloantibody . Transplantation Reviews,2008.

Donation after cardiac death: the University of Wisconsin experience . Annals of Transplantation. 2004, Vol. 9, No.1,2004, pp. 68-71.

Hepatic steatosis and liver transplantation . Current Opinion in Organ Transplantation. 2004,9:123-129.

Superior long term results of simultaneous pancreas-kidney transplantation(SPK) from pediatric donors. American Journal of Transplantation. 2004 Dec,4(12): 2093-101.