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J. David Prologo, MD

Family Practitioner

Dr. J. David Prologo is an interventional radiologist, pain proceduralist, and obesity specialist. Dr. Prologo specializes in diagnosing and treating injuries and diseases using medical imaging techniques such as X-Rays, magnetic resonance imaging and computed tomography exams. These techniques offer accurate visibility to the inside of the patient's body and help to detect otherwise hidden illnesses so that they can be treated quickly and efficiently.
J. David Prologo, MD
Specializes in:
  • Obesity
  • Pain
  • Johns Creek, Georgia
  • MD at Ohio State University
  • Accepting new patients

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The Willpower Myth

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