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Dr. John Porter, MD

Pain Management Specialist

Marietta, GA

About Dr. John Porter

John G. Porter, M.D. is one of the founding partners of The Physicians and practices in our Marietta office. He received his undergraduate degree with honors in Biology from Colgate University and his Doctor of Medicine degree from the University of Cincinnati College of Medicine in 1978. He completed his internship and a two year residency in Anesthesiology at Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center, where he served as Chief Resident. He went on to complete a fellowship in Cardiac Anesthesia at Emory University Medical School. Dr. Porter received a Hyndman Fellowship for study of Tropical Medicine in London and clinical work in Calcutta. He is past clinical faculty for The Emory Department of Anesthesiology. Dr. Porter was certified by the American Board of Anesthesiology in 1984, received subspecialty Certification in Pain Management from the American Board of Anesthesiology in 1994 and recertification in 2005.

In-network insurances

  • AARP
  • Aetna
  • Alliant Health Plans


  • Pain Management Specialist

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Board certifications

  • American Board of Anesthesiology
  • Pain Medicine (Anesthesiology)

Education and training

  • Medical School - University of Cincinnati, Doctor of Medicine
  • Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center, Internship in Anesthesiology
  • Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center, Residency in Anesthesiology
  • Emory University, Fellowship in Cardiac Anesthesia

Awards and publications

  • Hyndman Fellowship for study of Tropical Medicine

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Languages spoken

  • English

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Dr. John Porter's office location

The Physicians Spine & Rehabilitation

790 Church St NE, #550

Marietta, GA 30060

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