J. Clay Copher, MD, FACS

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About Dr. J. Clay Copher

Education and Training

  • Bachelor of Science, Georgia Institute of Technology, graduated with honors
  • Master's in Business Administration, Georgia State University
  • Doctor of Medicine, Emory University, School of Medicine
  • Residency, General Surgery, Mercer University, School of Medicine
  • Fellowship, Laparoscopic Surgery, Georgia Baptist Medical Center

Certifications and Affiliations

  • Board Certified, General Surgery
  • Fellow, American College of Surgeons
  • Fellow, Southeastern Surgical Congress
  • Member, Society of American Gastrointestinal and Endoscopic Surgeons
  • Member, Will C. Sealy Surgical Society
  • Member, Medical Association of Georgia
  • Clinical Assistant Professor Mercer School of Medicine
  • Past President South Forsyth Rotary Club
  • Paul Harris Fellow
  • Emory Medical School Alumni Board

Clinical Interests

  • Laparoscopic and Robotic Surgery
  • Hernia
  • Gallbladder
  • Thyroid and Parathyroid
  • Benign and Malignant Diseases of the Breast
  • Melanomas and Skin Cancers
  • Diverticulitis
  • Colon Cancer Surgery
  • Lipomas and Soft Tissue Masses
  • Appendectomy
  • Hiatal Hernia and Anti-Reflux Procedures

Northside Provider Directory Details

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