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Albert Scott, Jr., MD - OB/GYN
Dr. Albert Scott, Jr. was born in Mansfield, Ohio. He received a B.S. in honors mathematics from Ohio State University and received his medical degree from Case Western Reserve University in Cleveland, Ohio. Afterwards, Dr. Scott completed residency training at Henry Ford Medical Center in Detroit, Michigan. Dr Scott is a trained Da Vinci Robotic surgeon.
Over 20 years ago, Dr. Scott founded DeKalb Women’s Specialists, which now has offices in Decatur, Lithonia and Stone Mountain, Georgia. He is a board certified physician as a Fellow of The American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists (F.A.C.O.G.). Dr. Scott has been a recipient of many prestigious awards, namely “Top Doc” by the Atlanta Magazine and “Outstanding Physician of the Year” by the Atlanta Business Chronicle. His leadership over the recent years includes President of the Atlanta OB/GYN Society, Chief of the Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology at DeKalb Medical Center, member of the DeKalb County Hospital Authority Board, member of Georgia Obstetrics and Gynecology Board. Dr. Scott was chosen as the first African-American Chief of Staff in DeKalb Medical Center’s 50-year history.
Dr. Scott’s hobbies are playing golf, hiking, camping and running. He recently completed the Boston (2010) and New York (2013) Marathons. His community roles are member of DeKalb 100 Black Men, and member of Alpha Phi Alpha Fraternity. He is also conversant in Spanish. He is the husband of attorney and practice manager, Sabrina R. Scott, and proud father of Trey and Courtney.
At The 68th Annual Georgia OB/Gyn Society Meeting at The Cloisters in Sea Island, Ga., Dr. Scott was promoted to President Elect. His term for this prestigious organization will begin August 2019.