A native of Gainesville, Georgia, Dr. Banks earned both his undergraduate degree and Doctor of Medicine from Emory University. His post-graduate medical education includes two years of training in general surgery followed by four years of specialty training in urologic surgery. Dr. Banks completed his urology training in 1985 after serving as Chief Resident at Grady Memorial Hospital in Atlanta.
Dr. Banks is fully trained in the most up-to-date urologic treatment such as Extracorporeal Shock Wave Lithotripsy and Ureteroscopy for treatment of kidney stones. Dr. Banks is certified by the American Board of Urology and is a member of the American Urological Association.
He is a fellow of the American College of Surgeons.
Dr. Banks has served as president of the Atlanta Urological Association and also as Chief of Staff at North Fulton Regional Hospital. He is past president of The Southern Society of Urological Surgeons, and past President of The Georgia Urological Association.
Twenty-One Georgia Urology Physicians Receive Top Doctors Honors
July 28, 2015Congratulations to Georgia Urology’s twenty-one physicians who were ranked among Castle Connolly’s Top Doctors! All of these professionals are recognized as Atlanta’s Top Doctors in Atlanta magazine’s July issue. Georgia Urology Read More »
Nineteen Georgia Urology physicians receive Top Doctors honors in Atlanta
July 28, 2015Drs. Allen, Banks, Capelouto, Carmen, Chen, Falconer, Futral, Goldstone,Haber, Kaplan, Kirsch, Levinson, Scherz, Shessel, Smith, and Zisholtz appear in Atlanta magazine’s July issue Nineteen physicians from Georgia Urology–the largest urology Read More »
Seventeen Georgia Urology physicians receive Top Doctors honors in Atlanta
July 28, 2015Drs. Allen, Banks, Capelouto, Carmen, Chen, Falconer, Futral, Goldstone, Haber, Kaplan, Kirsch, Levinson, Miller, Scherz, Shessel, Smith, and Zisholtz, appear in Atlanta magazine’s July issue July 3, 2017 (Atlanta) — Seventeen physicians from Read More »
Former NFL Player Thankful For Dr. Mellis And Georgia Urology Team
July 28, 2015What started as an MRI to examine an aneurysm ended with the discovery and removal of a cancerous mass on a kidney. David Roller, a former NFL player for teams such as the Green Bay Packers and the New York Giants, had an MRI of his chest Read More »
Dr. David Banks and Dr. Jerry Yuan recieve awards at Best of the Best Awards Gala hosted by Appen Media Group
July 28, 2015Congratulations to Dr. Jerry Yuan for winning “Best Urologist” and Dr. David Banks for receiving “1st Runner Up” in the 2015 Best of North Fulton and South Read More »