John W. Donnelly, MD

Born in Tuscaloosa in 1956, John Donnelly was raised in Utah and Alabama. He graduated from the University of Alabama, summa cum laude and with the Dean's Award for highest undergraduate achievement in the College of Arts and Sciences in 1978. Dr. Donnelly earned his MD in 1982 from the University of Alabama School of Medicine at UAB, a member of AOA honor society, and completed his residency in Obstetrics and Gynecology at the University of Virginia in 1986. He moved to Atlanta and has been a partner in the same private practice group of physicians since that time.

Dr. Donnelly's practice is currently focused on family-centered and high risk obstetrics, well-woman care, and menopause management. He is board certified and a member of the Medical Association of Georgia. His practice enjoys a reputation for welcoming a wide diversity of women in the community, and he highly values the relationships he has forged over his years in the profession. He continues to enjoy his work daily.

Dr. Donnelly is married to Elizabeth Woods Donnelly, who has an independent educational consulting practice in Sandy Springs. Their two young adult children grew up in Atlanta, both born at Northside Hospital. All of the family enjoys travel, especially to the great Northwest. Outside of medicine, Dr. Donnelly has interests in music, particularly opera, and literature. He has been a mentor for both youth and adult formation through Holy Innocents Episcopal Church for two decades.