Dr. Barbara J Pettitt MD Surgeon

Dr. Barbara Pettitt is a surgeon in Alpharetta, Georgia. She is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including Children's Healthcare of Atlanta and Grady Memorial Hospital. She received her medical degree from Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine and has been in practice for 32 years. Dr. Pettitt accepts several types of health insurance, listed below. She is one of 20 doctors at Children's Healthcare of Atlanta and one of 37 at Grady Memorial Hospital who specialize in Surgery.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Surgeon: Pediatric

Education & Medical Training

University of Southern California/LAC+USC Medical Center
Residency, General Surgery, 1976 - 1981

Children's Hospital - Pittsburgh
Fellowship, Pediatric Surgery, 1982 - 1984

Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine
Class of 1976

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Surgery
Certified in Pediatric Surgery

American Board of Surgery
Certified in Surgery

American Board of Surgery
Certified in Surgical Critical Care

GA State Medical License
Active through 2013

Publications & Presentations

International surgical clerkship rotation: perceptions and academic performance.
Leeds, I. L.,Hugar, L. A.,Pettitt, B. J.,Srinivasan, J.,Master, V. A.

Carotid artery thrombosis and delayed stroke associated with the use of a shoulder belt in a teenager.
Levack, M.M., Pettitt, B.J., Winston, A.D.

Medical student concerns and fears before their third-year surgical clerkship.
Pettitt, B. J.

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Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • Cofinity PPO
  • Empire BCBS HMO
  • Empire BCBS PPO
  • First Health PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • HIP of New York - Select PPO
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • MagnaCare PPO
  • Medical Mutual of Ohio SuperMed Plus
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • Oxford Health Freedom
  • Oxford Health Liberty
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO
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