Titus D. Duncan, MD, FACS
Dr. Titus D. Duncan is a 1978 graduate of University of Oklahoma School of Medicine. He completed his residency training at Georgia Baptist Medical Center. Dr. Duncan has practiced general surgery since 1983 and is affiliated with Atlanta Medical Center, Emory Crawford Long Hospital and Piedmont Hospital. He is a board certified surgeon and Fellow of the American College of Surgeons. He is member of numerous professional organizations. Dr. Duncan is the Director of Minimally Invasive & Bariatric Surgery at Atlanta Medical Center and Morehouse School of Medicine. He has taught minimally invasive and laparoscopic techniques to surgeons in the United States and abroad.
Dr. Duncan is the founder of Peachtree Surgical & Bariatrics Associates, P.C. located in downtown Atlanta, Georgia. Peachtree Surgical and Bariatrics recently received the designation as a Bariatric Surgery Center of Excellence by the American Society for Bariatric Surgery (ASBS). He is a Health News Reporter and Expert Fox WAGA Channel 5 "Good Day Atlanta".
Dr. Duncan is a pioneer in laparoscopic surgery. He is the first in Georgia to perform a minimally invasive surgical approach to the spine. He is one of the first surgeons in the State of Georgia to perform laparoscopic gastric bypass surgery for the morbidly obese. One of the first surgeons in the United States to successfully perform endoscopic transanxillary approach to remove the parathyroid gland; performed the first laparoscopic gallbladder removal and hernia repair in St. Petersburg, Russia; performed the first laparoscopic inguinal hernia repair in Salzburg, Austria; and performed the first laparoscopic removal of a gallbladder in a Black hospital in Johannesburg, South Africa shortly after the end of Apartheid. Dr. Duncan has presented and published extensively.
Dr. Duncan is a member of Alpha Phi Alpha fraternity; Alpha Epsilon Delta Honor Society and 100 Black Men of Atlanta. He also serves on several boards. He served as the 2005 president of the Atlanta Medical Association. Dr. Duncan is the 100 Black Men of Atlanta's 2005 "Atlantans on the Move – Medicine" award recipient. Dr. Duncan was noted as one of the most interesting personalities in the 2006 edition of Who's Who in Black Atlanta. He was featured in the March 2007 issue of Ebony Magazine; article entitled - A Surgical "Cure" for Diabetes? Dr. Duncan completed a fellowship in Cosmetic Surgery in September 2007 and is now the CEO of Atlanta Aesthetic Surgery Center located in Buckhead Atlanta. He is featured in the January 2008 issue of Jezebel Magazine: Atlanta Luxury Living and was recently recognized as on of the "TOP DOCTORS" in America.