Albert Scott Jr., MD

Gynecologist in Decatur, GA

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Albert Scott Jr., MD

​​Albert Scott Jr., MD, is a board-certified OB/GYN physician and surgeon. He is also the president of Dekalb Women’s Specialists in Decatur and Stonecrest, Georgia.

Dr. Scott was born in Mansfield, Ohio. He graduated with honors from Ohio State University in Columbus with his bachelor of science in mathematics. He then furthered his education, obtaining his medical degree from Case Western Reserve University in Cleveland, Ohio. 

Dr. Scott then completed his residency training at Henry Ford Medical Center in Detroit, Michigan. He completed his da Vinci robotic training and received his certification in 2014.

Dr. Scott is a fellow of the American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists (FACOG). In August 2019, he was inaugurated as the 69th president of the Georgia Obstetrical and Gynecological Society (GOGS) after serving on its board for over 12 years. The governor also appointed him to sit on the Coronavirus Task Force during the most critical medical crisis in recent times.

Dr. Scott has received many prestigious awards, namely “Top Doc” by Atlanta Magazine and a nomination for “Outstanding Physician of the Year” by the Atlanta Business Chronicle. Dr. Scott was the first African American physician to become chief of staff at Dekalb Medical Center in its 50-year history and is president-elect of the Dekalb Medical Society. 

Dr. Scott enjoys golf, running, and intermediate ballroom dancing when he's not working. He completed the Boston (2010) and New York (2013) marathons. He is also conversant in Spanish. 

His community roles include being a member of DeKalb County 100 Black Men and the Alpha Phi Alpha Fraternity. He is the husband of Sabrina R. Scott, Esq., a magistrate judge; proud father of Trey, a Georgia district attorney, and Courtney, a PhD candidate at the University of Georgia.