Dr. Harrison S. Pollinger, DO

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Dr. Harrison S. Pollinger, DO

Transplant Surgery | Male

Piedmont Transplant Institute 1968 Peachtree Rd NW Bldg 5, Atlanta, GA 30309 Get Directions
(404) 605-4600

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      Specialties

      • Transplant Surgery
      • General Surgery
      • Hepatopancreaticobiliary Surgery
      • Laparoscopic Surgery
      • Liver Disorders
      • Renal Transplant Surgery

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      • General Surgery

      Conditions Treated

      • Abdominal Disorders
      • Abdominal Pain
      • Anemia
      • Autoimmune Diseases
      • Benign Neoplasm of the Digestive System
      • Biliary Atresia
      • Blood Disorders
      • Cancer
      • Cholecystitis and Gallstones
      • Chronic Renal Failure Syndrome
      • Cirrhosis
      • Constipation
      • Copper Metabolism Disorders
      • Crohn's Disease
      • Diverticulosis, Intestinal
      • Duodenitis
      • Enteritis
      • Esophageal Diseases
      • Gallbladder and Biliary Tract Cancer
      • Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
      • Gastrointestinal Bleeding
      • Gastrointestinal Diseases
      • Gastrointestinal Malabsorption
      • Gastroparesis
      • Hemochromatosis
      • Hepatitis B - Immune Response
      • Hepatitis C
      • Hepatopulmonary Syndrome
      • Hepatorenal Syndrome
      • Hernia
      • Ileus
      • Incisional Hernia
      • Indigestion
      • Inflammatory Bowel Disease
      • Liver Cancer
      • Liver Damage from Alcohol
      • Liver Diseases and Disorders
      • Liver Failure
      • Liver Tumor
      • Malnutrition
      • Neuroendocrine Tumors
      • Non-Neonatal Jaundice
      • Pancreatic Cancer
      • Pancreatitis
      • Polycystic Kidney Disease
      • Polycystic Liver Disease
      • Renal Cell Cancer
      • Small Intestine Cancer
      • Stomach and Small Intestine Cancer
      • Stomach Diseases
      • Ulcer
      • Varicose Veins
      • Vascular Insufficiency of Intestines
      • Ventral Hernia
      • Viral Hepatitis

      Procedures Performed

      • Adrenalectomy
      • Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
      • Bile Duct Procedure
      • Biliary Drainage
      • Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, and Sigmoidoscopy
      • da Vinci® Robotic Surgery
      • Endoscopy (Esophagus, Stomach, Small Intestine)
      • ERCP (Endoscopic Retrograde Cholangiopancreatography)
      • Excision of Bile Duct Tumor
      • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Laparoscopic
      • Gastroenterology Procedures
      • Hepatectomy
      • Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
      • Incisional Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
      • Inguinal Hernia Repair, Open
      • Laparoscopic Live Donor Nephrectomy
      • Laparotomy
      • Liver Biopsy
      • Liver Transplant
      • Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
      • Pancreatectomy (incl. Pancreas Transplant and Whipple Procedure)
      • Renal Transplant and Nephrectomy
      • Splenectomy
      • Splenectomy and Splenorrhaphy
      • Umbilical or Ventral Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic

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        Board Actions

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      Education

      • Medical School
        New York College Of Osteopathic Medicine, New York Institute Of Technology

        Graduated in 1999

      • Internship Hospital
        Carolinas Medical Center

        Completed in 1999

      • Residency Hospital
        Carolinas Medical Center

        Completed in 2005

      • Fellowship Hospital
        Mayo Grad Sch Of Med

        Completed in 2008

      • Undergraduate School
        Syracuse University

        Graduated in 1995

      Awards & Recognition

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      Languages Spoken

      • English
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      • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
      • Specializes in Transplant Surgery
      • Board certified in General Surgery
      • No malpractice claims found
      • No sanctions found
      • No board actions found
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      Dr. Pollinger's Care Philosophy

      I pledge that Piedmont Transplant Institute will be the best PATIENT CENTERED, quality driven, high-performing transplant center in the Southeast. The focus of our group will be on maintaining the HIGHEST standard of care for our patients. With special emphasis on, customer service, ?user-friendliness? of our referral system and the delivery of cost-effective and compassionate care to our transplant patients and our community. Striving for BETTER than expected 1 and 3 year patient outcomes