Dr. Edwin C. Pound III, MD

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Specializes in Plastic Surgery • Male • Age 60

993 Johnson Ferry Rd NE Ste C110
Atlanta, GA 30342
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Northside Hospital
1000 Johnson Ferry Road North East
Atlanta, GA 30342
Emory Saint Joseph's Hospital
5665 Peachtree Dunwoody Road
Atlanta, GA 30342

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Edwin C Pound III MD
Edwin C Pound III MD
993 Johnson Ferry Rd NE Ste C110
Atlanta, GA 30342
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    Dr. Pound III's Experience

    Specialties

    • Plastic Surgery

    Board Certifications

    • Plastic Surgery
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    • Professional Misconduct  (5/18/2010)
    • Action Taken: Probation Modification Order
    • Summary: Dr. Edwin Currier Pound; License # 29073; Docket Number 10090002

      Nature of Complaint:

      The physician previously on 04-02-2009 entered into a Public Consent Order with the Georgia Composite Medical Board that placed the physician's license on probation subject to terms and conditions. The Order provides that the physician may petition to terminate outpatient treatment after one year of treatment if he has professional advocacy.

      The Board on 04-08-2010 received a petition from the physician with a letter of advocacy from his monitoring physician to terminate the requirement for outpatient treatment.

      Action Taken-Amendment to Public Consent Order

      • Order, Paragraph 1(b) entitled "Outpatient Treatment" on page 3 shall be deleted .
      • The physician's license shall remain on probation and subject to all of the remaining terms and conditions of the 04-02-2009 Public Consent Order.
    • State: Georgia

    1 Board Action

    • Disciplinary action in another state  (3/23/2010)
    • Action Taken: Other
    • Summary: Dr. Edwin C. Pound, III; License # 178515

      Nature of Complaint:

      The physician has been the subject of disciplinary action in another state.

      The Georgia Composite State Board of Medical Examiners on 04-02-2009 issued a public consent order. The physician was issued a public reprimand, imposed a fine in the amount of $2,000.00, and was placed on probation for a period of at least two years subject to various probationary terms and conditions. The action was based upon that from 1997 to 2007 the physician provided medical care and treatment to a patient that included approximately fifteen plastic surgeries and while treating the patient began a personal relationship with the patient. The physician in January 2006 engaged in sexual intercouse with the patient while continuing to perform surgical procedures on the patient.

      Action Taken-Consent Order

      The physician has agreed to never practice medicine in the State of New York or activate his registration to practice medicine in the State of New York.

    • State: New York
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    Education & Training

    Medical School

    Medical College Of Georgia School Of Medicine
    Graduated in 1984

    Internship Hospital

    University Tenn
    Complete in 1985

    Residency Hospital

    SUNY Downstate
    Complete in 1990
    University Tenn
    Complete in 1987

    Fellowship Hospital

    University Tenn
    Complete in 1988
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Pound III & Staff

    • English
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    • Emory Saint Joseph's Hospital

    • Northside Hospital

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    Edwin C Pound III MD
    993 Johnson Ferry Rd NE Ste C110
    Atlanta, GA 30342
    (404) 256-1400 (Office)
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