Faculty Profile

Aaron D. Weiss, MD

Assistant Professor of Urology, Department of Urology, Emory University School of Medicine

Email: adweiss@emory.edu


Dr. Weiss graduated with distinction from the University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, with a Bachelor of Science degree in brain, behavioral, and cognitive science. He then attended medical school at the Emory University School of Medicine, graduating magna cum laude; completed his general surgery internship and urology residency training at Emory; and joined Emory Urology as a faculty member in 2016. Dr. Weiss leads the Emory Urology team at Emory Johns Creek Hospital.

Dr. Weiss has been recognized for excellence in both academics and patient care. He was voted a Hidden Gem as a faculty member of the Emory University School of Medicine in 2018, and during the course of his Emory Urology residency, he received the William Hollis Cooner Award for compassionate patient care in both 2015 and 2016. He also received the Society of Laparoendoscopic Surgeons Resident Achievement Award.

Dr. Weiss is involved in teaching and mentoring Emory Urology residents; is building his portfolio of peer-reviewed publications; and is primarily based at Emory Johns Creek Hospital, with a concurrent practice at Emory Saint Joseph's Hospital.


View Dr. Weiss' publications in PubMed.


  • Emory University Hospital

  • Emory Johns Creek Hospital

  • The Emory Clinic


  • MD, Emory University School of Medicine, Class of 2011

  • General Surgery Internship, Emory University School of Medicine, 2011-2012

  • Urology Residency, Emory University School of Medicine, 2012-2016

Current Organizational Memberships

  • American Urological Association

  • American Medical Association

  • Endourological Society

Honors and Awards

  • Hidden Gem Award, Emory University School of Medicine, 2018

  • Resident Achievement Award, Society of Laparoendoscopic Surgeons, recognizes outstanding resident surgeons for promise shown in operative laparoscopy, 2016

  • William Hollis Cooner Award, recognizes the Emory Urology resident physician who most exemplifies compassionate patient care, 2015 and 2016

  • Alpha Omega Alpha Medical Honor Society, Emory University, 2010

Clinical Interests

  • Kidney stone disease

  • Endourology

  • Minimally invasive surgery

  • Benign prostatic hyperplasia (BPH)

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