James Elmore, M.D., F.A.A.P.

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Dr. Elmore earned his Doctor of Medicine from the University of North Carolina School of Medicine graduating with highest honors. During medical school, he was inducted into the prestigious Alpha Omega Alpha (AOA) Honor Medical Society. He completed his urology residency at the University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center and went on to specialize in pediatric urology. He completed his pediatric urology training at Emory University School of Medicine and Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta.

Dr. Elmore specializes in all areas of pediatric urology but commits much of his practice and research endeavors to hypospadias. He developed a grading method for hypospadias to help standardize surgery and to assess outcomes. He also had a particular interest in urinary reflux and obstruction, robotics/laparoscopy, and pediatric kidney stones.

He is a diplomate of the American Board of Urology and is a member of the American Urological Association and the Society of Pediatric Urology. He has written more than 50 articles and book chapters related to the specialty of pediatric urology and is a frequent reviewer for the Journal of Urology and the Journal of Pediatric Urology. He is also a frequent presenter at regional and national scientific meetings.

Dr. Elmore has lectured and instructed on hypospadias as well as robotics/laparoscopy in both the United State and abroad. He is the recipient of the prestigious American Foundation for Urologic Diseases (AFUD) Research Scholarship for his work on the molecular mechanisms responsible for hypospadias.

Dr. Elmore is a native of North Carolina and prides himself on timely appointments, the doctor-patient relationship, and compassionate patient care. He has received the annual Vitals Patients ‘Choice Award 6 times since 2011. Currently, his Georgia Urology office locations include Sandy Springs and Woodstock. Additionally, he has admitting privileges at Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta.

Read Pediatric Urologic Gynecology written by Dr. Elmore.

Read Varicocele in Adolescent written by Dr. Elmore.

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Survey
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I absolutely love how the staff remembers my daughter by name. They are always friendly, courteous, and very thorough. We have been seen Dr. Elmore for 4 years now, and I would never consider changing providers unless I had no option.
Survey
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Awesome staff !
Survey
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Staff was nice and areas were clean. Ensure safety of staff and patients due to Covid-19. The provider great service.
Survey
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Dr Elmore and his nurse Valarie are top notch. They are the nicest most thorough team we have ever dealt with and we appreciate their service greatly!
Survey
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Valerie was amazing I wish all offices had people like her
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Dr. Elmore has treated my daughter for 11 years. This past year she had to have a surgery and Dr. Elmore knew exactly what was wrong and the surgery She had went perfectly. He genuinely cares for his patients and his nurses and staff are friendly and helpful. He has inspired my daughter to want to become a urologist one day.
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We've been seeing Dr. Elmore since our daughter was bor. Both he and the staff are kind, courteous, and professional. 2 years with this team and we have always felt that we were heard, well informed, and cared for well. Everyone at GA Urology - from receptionist to the Dr. - has taken the time to care for our family well!
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Physician demonstrated excellent care and concern.
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We think Dr. Elmore and his staff are the absolute best!
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I drove over an hour to continue to see Dr. Elmore. He is compassionate and caring and I feel very confident in his continued care.