James K. Fortson, MD MPH MBA CPE FACS is Board certified in Otolaryngology. He earned his Bachelor of Science degree from Howard University in Washington, D.C.
He attended Medical School at the State University of New York in Buffalo. Dr. Fortson’s specialty training in Otolaryngology-Head & Neck Surgery was completed at Boston University, Tufts University, and Harvard University Medical Centers in Boston, Massachusetts.
Dr. Fortson is a Diplomate of the American Board of Otolaryngology, a Fellow of the American Academy of Otolaryngology-Head & Neck Surgery and a Fellow of the American College of Surgeons. Dr. Fortson also maintains membership with American Rhinologic Society, American Academy of Otolaryngic Allergy, The American Board of Otolaryngology, The Royal Society of Medicine-London, England, The Clinical Sleep Society, the Caribbean Otolaryngology Society and the Pan-American Congress of Otolaryngology. Dr. Fortson is the Chief of Surgery at South Fulton Medical Center.
Dr. Fortson is the Chief of Head & Neck Surgery and Clinical Professor in the Departments of Surgery and Otolaryngology at Morehouse School of Medicine. He is on the clinical faculty at Emory University and is involved with the Otolaryngology residency program. He has been involved in many research activities, and he has written and published numerous books chapters, papers, and abstracts regarding the field of Otolaryngology.…