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Atlanta Born Medical Director & Plastic Surgeon, Dr Mark Codner Is Dead



Brief Bio Of Dr. Mark Codner

Cause Of Death: Unknown
Date Of Death: June 4, 2020
Place Of Death: Atlanta, Georgia
Age: Uknown

Atlanta born medical surgeon and director Dr Mark Codner is dead.

Dr Mark Codner died  in his home at Atlanta, Georgia, the news of his death was announced on Facebook by Dr Salvatore Pacella who described Dr Codner as a man with larger than life and his surgical skill was slicker than anyone.

“It is with great #sadness and a heavy heart, that I say goodbye to my dear friend and #mentor: Dr. Mark Codner. I first met him in 2008 as his 23rd #oculoplasticsurgery fellow in #Atlanta. His personality was larger than life and his surgical skill was slicker than anyone I have ever seen. We immediately became good friends and have been so to this very day. He has touched the lives of countless patients, and taught me more than I could have ever imagined. We authored numerous manuscripts, chapters and textbooks together…and spent many an evening laughing over cocktails. I am so terribly sad. It is a dark day for plastic surgery…but you will brighten the heavens with the gifts you have given the world. You are #irreplaceable, my friend. I love you brother. Many prayers and hugs to Jane, Molly, Blake. ”


Who Is Dr. Mark Codner

Dr Mark Codner is a native of

Dr Mark Codner is a native of Atlanta, He is known for his genuine kindness, his soft-spoken manner, and his individual attention and care of his patients.

The late Dr Codner was trained at Emory University, Cornell Medical Center, Memorial Sloan Kettering in New York City, and did dual aesthetic and oculoplastic fellowship training with Drs. Baker, Gordon, and Stuzin in Miami and Dr. Sonny McCord in Atlanta.


Few Things You Need To Know About Dr Mark Codner

He has worked as a Clinical Assistant Professor of Plastic Surgery at Emory University

Dr. Codner has authored 10 textbooks, over 100 articles and invited book chapters, and given over 200 lectures around the world as an educator in his field of medicine.

Before his death he was the Chairman of both the Atlanta Oculoplastic Symposium and the Atlanta Breast Symposium, which brings leaders in plastic surgery from around the world together to share information.


Tributes For The Late Dr Mark Codner:

Hisham Seify:

“We are so sad to hear about the sudden passing of Dr Mark Codner. Mark was a dedicated educator, mentor and friend. We shared many great moments and wondeful memories . May he Rest In Peace.”

From Steven Cohen:

“Mark- I just spoke to you 2 days ago. Your paintings were getting better and better. To me you are still our resident . How can this tragedy be. I am so sorry for Jane and your kids and the rest of us who have been robbed of your friendship. Rest In Peace.”

From Dr Axel De Vooght:

“It is with great sadness that I learned the unexpected passing of Dr Mark A. Codner (SESPRS). He was my mentor in occuloplastic surgery. RIP. ”

From Dr Luiz Eduardo Emtne:

“Noticia triste para a cirurgia plástica, Dr Mark Codner um dos maiores cirurgiões do mundo em cirurgia orbito palpebral nos deixou, tive a honra e o privilégio em estagiar em seu serviço em Atlanta em 2008. Que Deus o receba de braços abertos!! RIP @markcodner !!”

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  1. Eliot Rabin

    June 8, 2020 at 5:50 am

    Dear Jane and family, I was so so sorry when hearing about the untimely death of your beloved husband and Dad…though I did not know him well, the few times that I had the pleasure of sharing car conversations et al with him , I will never forget how his radiance , enthusiasm, sincerity, and love of life shone through…my heart goes out to all of you as do my prayers…with humility and love, Eliot Rabin

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