Dr. K. Jeff Carney
K. Jeff Carney, MD, PharmD, was named the first full-time chief of urology at Grady Memorial Hospital in 2001. His extensive training includes general urology, oncology, trauma, and reconstructive surgery, and he is a recognized expert in urethral reconstruction. He also specializes in urethral strictures, urethroplasty, urinary incontinence, bladder cancer, bladder repair, and prostate cancer.
Dr. Carney is a strong believer in international service. In 2009, he began making annual surgical trips to Benjamin Bloom Children's Hospital in San Salvador, and in 2014, he joined the Emory Haiti Alliance, which makes annual, month-long surgical trips to Haiti's Central Plateau.
Top Urology News
Chad Ritenour and Adam Lorentz: Top Emory Providers in Q2 of 2019
Chad Ritenour, MD, and Adam Lorentz, MD, were among Emory Healthcare's Top Providers for the second quarter of FY2019, according to Press Ganey patient survey scores compiled by Emory Healthcare's Patient Experience team. Drs. Ritenour and Lorentz received 100 percent scores in the "Overall Rate Your Provider (0-10)" category of the surveys.
Welcome from the Chair
Dr. Martin Sanda
The Emory Department of Urology is among the foremost programs for delivering sophisticated, patient-centered care across the spectrum of adult and adolescent urological conditions.
Our faculty physicians treat more than 15,000 patients per year, and are consistently recognized with national and regional awards and commendations. Our specialties span routine urological procedures up to extremely complex cases, and our clinical services receive referrals from across the region and throughout the country.
Emory Urology's educational component includes a urology surgical residency, a urology physician assistant training program, and a two-year pediatric urology fellowship.