Dr. Blank received his undergraduate degree from the University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, and earned his medical degree from the College of Medicine of New Jersey. He moved to Atlanta in 1977 to begin his residency
in Obstetrics and Gynecology at Emory University, and has called Atlanta home ever since. He's been in private practice since 1981 and founded Mt Vernon OB/GYN Associates in 1986.
A Board Certified OB/GYN, Dr. Blank specializes in Obstetrics, Gynecology, High Risk Obstetrics,
Infertility, Laparoscopic GYN Surgery, PMS, Peri-Menopausal, and Menopausal Medicine. He is a Fellow
of the American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists, and a Diplomate of the American Board of
Obstetrics and Gynecology. He is an active member of the Georgia Ob-Gyn Society, The Medical Association
of Georgia, and The North American Menopause Society.
Dr. Blank is a past Chairman of the Department of OB/GYN at Northside Hospital. As an early proponent and advocate for the establishment of specialized Women's Health-Care Centers, he was instrumental in the
development, design, and construction of Northside Hospital's Women's Center, acting as Lead Physician
Liaison. The Women's Center was constructed during his watch as Chairman of the OB/GYN Department.
As Dr. Blank believes that research is a vital part of health-care, he has been a Lead Medical Investigator for
Clinical Research Trials in Gynecology and Obstetrics for the past eight years.
Dr. Blank and his wife reside in Northwest Atlanta. They are blessed with three sons, two daughters-in-law, two
grandsons and a new granddaughter. For relaxation and fun, he enjoys golfing, skiing, reading, and spending time with his family.