Faculty Profiles

John Galloway

John R. Galloway, MD

Professor of Surgery, Division of General and GI Surgery, Department of Surgery, Emory University School of Medicine

Director, Nutritional Metabolic Services, Emory University Hospital

Telephone: 404.727.1540

Email: jgall02@emory.edu

Certification: American Board of Surgery, Critical Care, Certified Nutritional Support Physician

Year Joined Emory as a Faculty Member: 1987

Publications

View Dr. Galloway's publications in PubMed.

Affiliations

  • Inpatient: Emory University Hospital

  • Outpatient: The Emory Clinic

Education

  • MD, Emory University School of Medicine, Class of 1981

  • General Surgery Residency, Emory University Affiliated Hospitals, 1981-85

  • Research Fellowship in Portal Hypertension, 1983-1985, Clinical Fellowship in Portal Hypertension, 1985-1986, Emory University School of Medicine

Honors and Awards

  • Atlanta's Top Doctors, Atlanta Magazine, 2001, 2008, 2010-2015

  • J.R. Amerson Teaching Award, Department of Surgery, Emory University School of Medicine, 2011, 2008, 2005

  • Algernon Sydney Sullivan Award for Contributions to Humanity, Erskine College, 2010

  • Best Doctors in America, 2007-2013

  • Elected to Alpha Omega Alpha, 2006

  • Guide to America's Top Surgeons, Consumers' Research Council of America, 2006

  • America's Top Physicians Award, Consumers' Research Council of America, 2003

  • Excellence in Surgical Education, Chief Residents Teaching Award, Emory, 1997

  • Physician's Recognition Award, American Medical Association, 1995

  • Excellence in Scholarship, Patient Care, and Surgical Education, Chief Residents Teaching Award, Emory, 1993

  • Recipient of Reader's Digest/MAP-International Fellowship to Overseas Medical Missions, 1981

Organizational Memberships

  • American College of Surgeons, Fellow

  • Southern Surgical Congress

  • American Society for Parenteral and Enteral Nutrition

  • Society of Critical Care Medicine

  • Georgia Society for Parenteral and Enteral Nutrition

  • Georgia Medical Association

  • Society for Surgery of the Alimentary Tract

  • American Association for the Study of Liver Disease

  • American College of Gastroenterology

  • Christian Medical and Dental Society

  • Southern Surgical Association

  • Atlanta Surgical Association, Charter Member

  • Crohn's and Colitis Foundation of America, Georgia Chapter

  • Pan African Academy of Christian Surgeons

Clinical Interests

  • Surgical nutrition

  • Adrenal masses

  • Biliary tumors

  • Cirrhosis

  • Colorectal cancer

  • Crohn's disease

  • Esophageal varices

  • Gallbladder surgery

  • Gastrointestinal surgery

  • Gastrointestinal tumors

  • Hernia

  • Inflammatory bowel disease

  • Liver cancer

  • Liver surgery

  • Liver tumor

  • Malabsorption syndrome

  • Pancreatic surgery

  • Pancreatitis

  • Small intestine surgery

  • Stomach surgery

  • Variceal bleeding

Research Interests

  • Mechanisms of intestinal adaptation in patients with short bowel syndrome

  • Nutritional support in the critically ill patient

  • Techniques in complex abdominal wall reconstruction

  • Operative and non-operative therapy for variceal bleeding

  • Surgical management of acute and chronic pancreatitis

  • Complex hepatobiliary surgery