Andrew J. Kirsch, M.D., F.A.A.P., F.A.C.S.

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Dr. Kirsch earned his medical degree from SUNY Health Science Center in New York, where he received two NIH Research Fellowship Awards and was inducted into Sigma Xi Research Society. In 2006, he was honored by his medical school as the Master Teacher in Urology.  He completed both a residency in general surgery and urology at the Columbia University College of Physicians & Surgeons in New York. He completed his fellowship in pediatric urology at the Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia, where he was an American Foundation for Urological Diseases Scholar. Dr. Kirsch is a past secretary and president of the Society for Fetal Urology and is a member of the American Urological Association (AUA), American Association of Pediatric Urologists (AAPU), American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP), and Society of Pediatric Urology (SPU). He has written extensively with emphasis on vesicoureteral reflux diagnosis and management publishing nearly 300 journal articles and book chapters. Dr. Kirsch has developed an endoscopic technique to correct urinary reflux that has become the standard of care for children worldwide. He has trained over 1000 physicians on the procedure worldwide, and has lectured throughout North America, South America, Asia, and Europe. He is active in telehealth, speaking nationally and serving on national committees to improve remotely delivered healthcare.

Dr. Kirsch is active in robotic reconstructive surgery.  He has served on the executive committee of the AAP Section of Urology, Telehealth task force for AAP in Georgia, and is on the AAP Pediatric Medical Device Advisory Committee. He is Chairman of the AAP, Section on Urology and Chairman of the AAPU.

Currently, Dr. Kirsch is professor and chief of pediatric urology at Emory University School of Medicine and a partner at Georgia Urology.  He is on staff at Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta where he is Chief of Urology at Scottish Rite and Medical Director of Urology and Pediatric Robotic Surgery, and System Peer Review Subcommittee.

Dr. Kirsch has been named in Atlanta Magazine’s Best Doctors and The Best Doctors in America list representing the top 5% of doctors in America.

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Excellent experience so far, have to go back after Son’s surgery. Revision surgery was a success. The doctor was very professional. Thank you
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Dr Kirsch graciously answered all of our many questions, thoroughly explained the surgical procedure that would be taking place and described other possibilities or scenarios that could potentially happen, which was very helpful!
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We absolutely love Dr. Kirsch! He has taken care of my daughter for many years.
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It wasn’t just my check in lady nice. All of them were. It was 3 ladies that was up there and they were so welcoming! I felt very comfortable being there!
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My son has been a patient of Dr.Kirsch for over 10 years. We have never received anything less than five star treatment. Extremely thorough, bedside manner is stellar!! I thank God we have such a caring and personable physician. Dr. Kirsch never makes you feel rushed, not ONCE in all the years have I felt a difference in his demeanor. #justlovehim
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I have noticed an improvement in responsiveness of Staff members particularly when calling to handle an issue that arises in between appointments. This is so very appreciated!
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I basis this on an appointment before. Sorry, I wasn't able to get into virtual . I made another appointment. Everything was good.
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Appointment scheduling can be a lot better
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Dr. kirsch was great! He took the time to explain everything and was very kind. He had a great bedside manner. We traveled 4 1/2 hours to see him and we were not disappointed. We will be back in 4 months for my son to have surgery.