Dr. Jennifer Elliott
Dr. Jennifer Elliott, a native of Baton Rouge,LA is joining the Women's Center. She completed her undergraduate education and earned her degree in medicine at Louisiana State University. She then completed a four-year residency at Atlanta Medical Center. She and her husband then moved to Carrollton,GA where she spent 9 years in a private OB/GYN practice. She has won numerous awards including being voted "Top Doc" in OB/GYN by her peers in Lifestyle magazine for four years.
Dr. Elliott's primary professional interests include laparoscopic surgery, urogynecology, and infertility. She is board certified from the American College of Obstetrics and Gynecology and is a member of several peer societies including the Society of Laparoendoscopic Surgeons.
Dr. Elliott chose gynecology as her specialty because it allows her to have a more personal relationship with people and use her surgical skills. She finds satisfaction in helping patients understand their health issues. She believes she possesses the skills for breaking down information and presenting it in a way that is easy to understand. "Taking the time to find out who my patients are as people makes a difference in the doctor-patient relationship," says Dr. Elliott. "There's nothing more enjoyable than feeling that you clicked with someone and were able to help."
On a more personal note, Dr. Elliott and her husband Jack have one young child. Her personal interests include spending time with her family, participating in fitness activities, and traveling.