Dr. Titus D. Duncan is a 1978 graduate of the 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 a 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 laparpscopic techniques to surgeons in the United and States and abroad.
Dr. Ducnan is the founder of Peachtree Surgical & Bariatrics Associates, P.C. located in downtown Atlanta, Georgia. Peachtree Surgical and Bariatrics recently received the designations as a Bariatric Surgery Center of Excellence by the American Society of Bariatric Surgery (ASBS). He is a Health News Reporter and Expert for 11 Alive.
Dr. Titus D. 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 U.S. to successfully perform an endoscopic transaxillary approach to remove the thyroid and 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 "Atlanta's on the Move - Medicine" award recipient. He was featured as one of the most interesting personalities in the 2006 edition of the Who's Who in Black Atlanta. Dr. Duncan is currently completing a fellowship in Cosmetic Surgery in the Southcenter of Cosmetic Surgery & Hair Restoration in Seattle, WA.
- Laparoscopic Gastric Bypass Surgery
- Laparoscopic Sleeve Gastrectomy
- Laparoscopic Gastric Banding (Lap Band)
- Laparoscopic Biliopancreatic Diversion w/ Duodenal Switch (Duodenal Switch)
- Laparoscopic Bariatric Revision Surgery
- Laparoscopic Gallbladder Surgery
- Laparoscopic Hernia Surgery
- Laparoscopic Thyroid Surgery
- Laparoscopic Breast Surgery
- Minimally invasive surgical equipment / devices
- Laparoscopic approach to all procedures
- Stryker Laparoscopic Monitors and Cameras
- Titus Duncan, MD
- Larry Hobson, MD
- Karleena Tuggle, MD
- Anitra Jackson, NP
- Bendu Payton, NP
- Katey Smith, NP
- Jessica Hoot-Nutritionist, Exercise Physiologist
- Dr. Duncan is the Chairman of the Board of C.H.O.I.C.E.S. – The Center Helping Obesity in Children End Successfully, Inc.
- Dr. Duncan is a member of 100 Black Men
- Dr. Duncan is a member of Alpha Phi Alpha Fraternity, Inc.