Vernon Henderson M.D., F.A.C.S.

Vernon Henderson M.D., F.A.C.S. 



Location: Grady Surgery Department, 2C150
Phone: 404-616-1489


Stanford University Hospital, Stanford University Medical Center
Residency: General Surgery

Stanford University School of Medicine

University of California, Davis
Degree: Bachelor of Science, Biochemistry

Clinical Interests

General Surgery, Thyroid, Parathyroid, Hepatobiliary, Gastrointestinal, Pancreas, Hernia, Abdominal Wall Reconstruction, Laparoscopic Surgery, Cholecystectomy, Hernia, Abdominal Wall, Spine Exposure, Wound Care, Robotic General Surgery

Board Certification

American Board of Surgery


  • Sroka NL, Combs J, Mood R, Henderson V. Scout Anteroposterior and Lateral CT Scans as a Screening Test for Thoracolumbar Spine Injury in Blunt Trauma. Am Surg 73((8):1-6, 2007 Aug 
  • Easterday TS, Moore JW, Redden MH, Feliciano DV, Henderson VJ, Humphries T, Kohler KE, Ramsay PT, Spence SD, Walker M, Wyrzkowski AD. Percutaneous Tracheostomy under Bronchoscopic Visualization Does Not Affect Short –Term or Long-Term Complications. Am Surgeon 83(7): 696-698, 
  • Walker ML, Owen PS, Sampson C, Marshall J. Pounds T, Henderson VJ. Incidence and outcomes of critical illness-related corticosteroid insufficiency in trauma patients. Am Surg 77(5): 579-85;

Honors and Awards

John P. Wilson Award for Surgical Attending of the Year  Given by Surgery Residents  Atlanta Medical Center