Thomas W. Wood, M.D., FACS of North Atlanta Surgical Associates

Atlanta Surgeon Thomas W. Wood, M.D., FACS
Atlanta Surgery Adrenal Gland Surgery, Appendectomy Surgery, Breast Surgery, Cancer Surgery, Colon Surgery, Gallbladder Surgery, Hepatobiliary Surgery, Hernia Surgery, Intraoperative Endoscopy, Laparoscopic Surgery, Liver Surgery, Melanoma Surgery, Pancreatic Surgery, Parathyroid Surgery, Rectal Surgery, Reflux Surgery, Robotic Surgery, Spleen Surgery, Stomach Surgery, Thyroid Surgery
Board Certification 2013, American Board of Surgery
Hospitals Northside Hospital
Medical School & Year Medical College of Georgia 2008; Internship at Atlanta Medical Center July 2008-June 2009; Residency at Atlanta Medical Center July 2009-June 2013; Fellowship at Florida Hospital Tampa July 2013-June 2014
Practice Name Hoffman & Shaak
Phone 404-255-8304  Fax 404-256-4578
Office(s) 980 Johnson Ferry Road Suite 880 Atlanta, GA 30342

Background

Dr. Thomas William Wood, F.A.C.S. joined North Atlanta Surgical Associates after completing a fellowship in Hepatopancreaticobiliary and Advanced Gastrointestinal Surgery at the Southeastern Center for Digestive Disorders and Pancreatic Cancer at Florida Hospital Tampa.

He grew up in Dekalb County and graduated from Dunwoody High School in the year 2000. He subsequently attended the University of Georgia and its Honors Program, graduating in 2004 with a B.S. in Biochemistry and Molecular Biology magna cum laude.

He then attended the Medical College of Georgia in Augusta, graduating in 2008. Subsequently, he began his general surgery internship at Atlanta Medical Center. He completed residency, including a year as Chief Resident, in 2013. After successful completion of general surgery residency, he then began fellowship training in Tampa, Florida.

He was a fellow in Advanced Gastrointestinal and Hepatopancreaticobiliary Surgery (Advanced GI and HPB) from 2013 to 2014. His training included minimally invasive surgical techniques and experience with Intuitive Surgical's DaVinci Robot.

He is a Diplomate of the American Board of Surgery, having become board certified in 2013. Additionally, he is a Fellow of the American College of Surgeons. He is active in the Americas Hepatopancreaticobiliary Association (AHPBA), Southeastern Surgical Congress (SESC), Society for Surgery of the Alimentary Tract (SSAT), and the Pancreas Club. During residency and fellowship, he presented at nationally recognized meetings of the above societies. His clinical interests include minimally invasive general surgery, along with diseases of the Liver, Pancreas and Biliary Tract.

He resides in the Dunwoody area with his wife Katie and son Thatcher.