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July 29, 2022
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Patients in and around Jackson County now have more convenient access to urgent and specialty healthcare, as new Medical Plaza opens in Jefferson.
June 20, 2022
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Georgia Trend magazine recently announced its 2022 Top Doctors list, which includes many physicians on staff at Northeast Georgia Health System.
April 25, 2022
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The staff and providers at Northeast Georgia Physicians Group (NGPG) Primary Care welcome Babette Irizarry, MD, to the practice in Gainesville.
February 28, 2022
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The staff and providers at Northeast Georgia Physicians Group (NGPG) Wauka Mountain welcome Sarah Yu, MD, to the practice in Clermont.
August 30, 2021
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The staff and family medicine providers at Northeast Georgia Physicians Group (NGPG) in Gainesville are thrilled to have William Bostock, DO, join our practice at Medical Park 2.
July 26, 2021
Atlanta Magazine recently announced its 2021 Top Doctors list, which includes a few of our very own NGPG physicians!
June 29, 2021
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Are you sick, injured or simply looking for routine care? We understand that the number of healthcare choices can be overwhelming. That's why Northeast Georgia Physicians Group (NGPG) is here to help you find the right care at the right time.
April 2, 2021
During Parkinson's Awareness Month, Northeast Georgia Health System wants to help you understand what Parkinson's Disease is, if you are at risk and how it is diagnosed.
March 26, 2021
March 22, 2021
As our region continues to navigate the COVID-19 pandemic and the uncertainties that have gone along with it, National Match Day is a pleasant reminder that some things have remained constant.
March 8, 2021
We've all had nights where we just don't sleep. Often, out of no choice of your own, you find yourself tossing and turning all night with your mind constantly racing.
March 2, 2021
Obesity affects more than 800 million people worldwide and annually, over 30% of healthcare costs are spent treating obesity related conditions!
January 25, 2021
Are you sick or injured and not sure what healthcare option is best for you? We get it. It can be overwhelming.
December 17, 2020
Northeast Georgia Physicians Group Family Medicine in Gainesville welcomes Katherine Bergdale, CPNP-PC to the practice.
November 20, 2020
Football season is in full swing, and we are seeing the usual onslaught of injuries common to this sport.
November 12, 2020
Kalpana Prasad, MD, has been named program director for NGMC’s planned psychiatry physician residency program.
October 23, 2020
The staff at Northeast Georgia Physicians Group General Surgery welcomes Dr. Travelyan Walker, MD, to the practice.
October 23, 2020
Patients in Winder will have more access to same-day and next-day appointments for care at a new family medicine practice.
October 19, 2020
Patients in Dahlonega now have more access to same-day and next-day appointments for care as Northeast Georgia Physicians Group Dahlonega Internal Medicine welcomes Tara Brayboy, MD to the practice.
September 30, 2020
The staff and providers at Northeast Georgia Physicians Group in Dawsonville welcomes Dr. John Travis Nelson, MD, to the practice.
September 29, 2020
The staff at Northeast Georgia Physicians Group Cardiovascular and Thoracic Surgery welcomes Dimitrios Tsirigotis, MD, to the practice.
September 29, 2020
The staff at Northeast Georgia Physicians Group Orthopedic Surgery and Sports Medicine welcomes Justin Barrett, MD, to the practice expanding access to care in our community.
September 29, 2020
The staff at Northeast Georgia Physicians Group (NGPG) Radiation Oncology welcomes Adnan Elhammali, MD, PhD, to the practice, expanding access to care in our communities.
September 29, 2020
The staff at Northeast Georgia Physicians Group Allergy and Asthma welcomes Faria Khan, MD, to the practice expanding access to care.
September 21, 2020
Every year there are hundreds of new athletes either matriculating into high school or transferring in from other areas and every year there are a few similar questions that every new athlete/parent ask.
September 8, 2020
Patients of all ages in the Stephens County area now have more choices for healthcare close to home.
September 1, 2020
Heat illness is a common and potentially deadly condition that affects individuals who participate in sports and exercise in hot and humid environments such as what we experience here in Georgia.
August 31, 2020
Northeast Georgia Physicians Group is thrilled to welcome Kaitlyn Vann, DO, to NGPG Cleveland, where she has joined the team of skilled physicians at the Family Medicine practice.
August 11, 2020
Sending your children back to school can be scary and cause lots of anxiety when so many factors are uncertain. There are a few ways you can help keep your child healthy.
August 7, 2020
Northeast Georgia Medical Center Gainesville has been recertified as a Primary Stroke Center by DNV GL Healthcare while NGMC Braselton received a stroke quality award from the American Heart Association/American Stroke Association.
July 17, 2020
NGPG Psychiatry is answering the call to a growing need for mental health support in our rural communities.
July 17, 2020
Throughout North Georgia, the mental health needs of our communities are growing every day, and Northeast Georgia Physicians Group is proud to help address these needs by expanding our psychiatric services to Buford.
July 1, 2020
As parents, it is important to notice when something is off at practice and if our children may be avoiding telling us about an injury or concern. Your child may want nothing to stand in their way of playing sports with their friends, even if it means trying to play through pain.
June 12, 2020
Children and teens in northeast Georgia who suffer from peanut allergy now have a treatment option.
June 8, 2020
When a bone is exposed to repetitive stress, there is a breakdown of the bone. Normally, bones respond to stress by producing more bone cells which help to repair the bone. If too much stress is applied, the normal repair process cannot keep up with the breakdown and a fracture occurs.
May 8, 2020
With the warmer weather, many runners are getting back outside to enjoy the fresh air and getting some much-needed sun.
May 8, 2020
Running is a popular form of exercise. There are over 60 million active runners in the United States. Many more individuals participate in sports that involve running. The popularity of running is due to many factors.
May 1, 2020
Northeast Georgia Physicians Group (NGPG) is proud to recognize 29 physicians who have been named to Georgia Trend magazine’s 2020 Top Doctors list.
March 23, 2020
Northeast Georgia Medical Center continues to answer the call to address the physician shortage every spring when new residents are announced on National Match Day.
March 17, 2020
Northeast Georgia Health System has updated visitation guidelines for all Northeast Georgia Medical Center hospitals.
March 15, 2020
Only select entrances will be open for patients and visitors at each Northeast Georgia Medical Center (NGMC) hospital starting the afternoon of Sunday, March 15.
March 11, 2020
Active people who suffer acute infectious illnesses like cold and flu frequently have questions concerning participation in sports and physical exercise during their illness.
March 6, 2020
Northeast Georgia Medical Center Gainesville made history yesterday as it became the first hospital in Georgia to receive accreditation as a Center of Excellence in both Robotic Surgery and Hernia Surgery.
March 2, 2020
There have been an overwhelming number of reports on social media, the news and television about Coronavirus (COVID-19). Here are some of the currently known details and most common misconceptions regarding the new disease.
January 15, 2020
The new year is a time for all of us to take stock and strive for a healthier lifestyle, from eating better to working out/losing a specific amount of weight. However, as we turn the page on the first month of the new year, many people's new years' resolutions have sadly fallen by the wayside. Most of the time, the reason is that we give ourselves unreal expectations, and when we don't see it immediately, we get discouraged. It is natural to feel this way, but hopefully, with a little guidance and some determination, we can turn "another resolution" into a "health revolution" for you.
January 6, 2020
Northeast Georgia Health System (NGHS) and Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield have announced an agreement on a new contract that covers the care NGHS provides to Anthem commercial (employer-sponsored) health plan members.
January 2, 2020
Northeast Georgia Medical Center (NGMC) closed out 2019 by marking off a major milestone: more than 10,000 NGMC patients have now benefitted from robotic surgery, thanks to specially trained surgeons and state-of-the-art technology known as the da Vinci Surgical System.
December 10, 2019
Your first encounter with a resident physician may be one of apprehension. After all, having multiple people in white coats surrounding you can be slightly intimidating.
November 8, 2019
The staff and providers at Northeast Georgia Physicians Group in Dawsonville welcome Soo Jin Lee, DO, to the practice.
November 8, 2019
The staff and providers at Northeast Georgia Physicians Group Family Medicine in Gainesville welcome Nhi-Kieu Nguyen, DO to the practice.
November 8, 2019
The staff and providers at Northeast Georgia Physicians Group in Dacula welcome Jennifer Cobernus, DO to their practice.
November 8, 2019
The staff and providers at Northeast Georgia Physicians Group in Hamilton Mill welcome Elvira Jasarevic, DO to their practice.
November 7, 2019
Two long-time employees of Northeast Georgia Health System are among only six healthcare workers in the state officially recognized as heroes.
October 18, 2019
Northeast Georgia Health System has been recognized as one of the nation's Most Wired Hospitals and Health Systems of 2019, according to data released by the College of Healthcare Information Management Executives.
October 11, 2019
Northeast Georgia Medical Center has joined the Winship Cancer Network as an affiliate of Winship Cancer Institute of Emory University.
October 9, 2019
Northeast Georgia Health System and Cigna have agreed to terms for a new contract that covers the care NGHS provides to Cigna commercial health plan members, ensuring continued access to high-quality health care in Northeast Georgia.
October 1, 2019
Northeast Georgia Health System announced today that, as of midnight on October 1, most NGHS facilities have been forced out of the Anthem network.
September 27, 2019
Northeast Georgia Health System and Aetna have agreed to terms for a new contract that covers the care NGHS provides to all Aetna health plan members, ensuring continued access to high-quality care in Northeast Georgia.
September 18, 2019
Habersham Medical Center (HMC) and Northeast Georgia Health System (NGHS) have reached a definitive agreement on a five-year plan intended to transform HMC's campus.
July 17, 2019
Northeast Georgia Health System is proud to recognize 26 physicians who have been named to Atlanta magazine's 2019 Top Doctors list.
June 21, 2019
People who choose any of NGPG's seven Urgent Care locations are receiving nationally-recognized care, as each location recently received Patient-Centered-Connect-Care Recognition from the National Committee for Quality Assurance.
June 3, 2019
The next time you need Urgent Care, you can see wait times for each location, save your spot in line and even trigger a text message to notify you when it's time to leave your house - and you can do it all online at www.ngpg.org/urgent-care.
May 20, 2019
NGHS named Connor English Cooper, an inpatient coordinator for Northeast Georgia Physicians Group's Hospitalist team, its 2019 Employee of the Year during the last of several events this month to recognize long-tenured employees for their service.
May 13, 2019
Thanks to a $100,000 gift from a group of active and retired physicians, Good News Clinics is one step closer to integrating technology that will help improve patient care.
May 8, 2019
Tuesday marked the start of construction for a new healthcare destination that will expand local access to primary care and other services, while also helping develop the physician leaders of tomorrow.
March 30, 2019
Saturday, March 30, marks the celebration of National Doctors' Day, an annual observance that started in Barrow County.
January 30, 2019
The staff and providers at Northeast Georgia Physicians Group (NGPG) in Dawsonville welcome George Petro, MD, to the practice.
January 21, 2019
You now have more options for primary care in Gainesville, thanks to a new Northeast Georgia Physicians Group (NGPG) internal medicine practice opening today.
November 13, 2018
Northeast Georgia Physicians Group (NGPG) is proud to recognize 29 providers who met or exceeded national standards in delivering care for patients with diabetes as established by the National Committee for Quality Assurance (NCQA).
August 16, 2018
The staff at Northeast Georgia Physicians Group (NGPG) Vascular Center welcome Niraj Parikh, MD, to the practice.
August 16, 2018
The staff at Northeast Georgia Physicians Group (NGPG) Obstetrics and Gynecology (OB/GYN) welcome Stephanie Simmons, DO, to the practice.
June 20, 2018
Northeast Georgia Physicians Group (NGPG) now has two additional healthcare providers seeing patients at its Dahlonega locations
September 25, 2017
The following obstetricians and midwives were recognized from Northeast Georgia Physicians Group OB/GYN...
September 7, 2017
After an extensive national search and interview process, Northeast Georgia Physicians Group (NGPG) recently appointed Daniel Tuffy as president and chief administrative officer.
July 12, 2017
Northeast Georgia Health System (NGHS) has been recognized as one of the nation's Most Wired Hospitals and Health Systems of 2017, according to date released by the American Hospital Association.
June 22, 2017
Northeast Georgia Health System (NGHS) is proud to recognize 19 physicians who have been named to the 2017 Top Doctors list.
June 6, 2017
Patients undergoing specialized surgery at Northeast Georgia Medical Center (NGMC) Gainesville can rest assured knowing their physicians take advantage of the latest in medical technology.
December 5, 2016
Pierpont F. Brown, MD, FACS; Casey Graybeal, MD, FACS; Ronald Lewis, MD, FACS; Alex Nguyen, MD, FACS; Edward Foxhall, MD, FACS; Emily Black, MD, FACS; Sujata Gill, MD; James Chambers, MD, FACS; Gordon Kelly, MD, FACS; and the staff at Northeast Georgia Physicians Group (NGPG) Surgical Associates welcome J. Christopher Brandys, MD, FRCS, FACS to the practice.
November 14, 2016
James G. Reeves, MD; Anumeha K. Whisenhunt, DO, MPH; and the staff at Northeast Georgia Physicians Group (NGPG) Vascular Center welcome Sumona Smith, MD, to the practice.
November 1, 2016
Toccoa Clinic Medical Associates (The Toccoa Clinic) has officially joined Northeast Georgia Physicians Group (NGPG), the multi-specialty physicians group of Northeast Georgia Health System - the parent organization of Northeast Georgia Medical Center, with hospitals in Gainesville and Braselton.
October 17, 2016
Inchol Yun, MD; Jody M. Bahnmiller, MD; and the staff of Northeast Georgia Physicians Group (NGPG) Hamilton Mill welcome Holly Corley, MD, to the practice.
September 30, 2016
Richard Mersberger, MD; Tawana Strauther, MD; and the staff of Northeast Georgia Physicians Group (NGPG) Oakwood welcome Sahithi Sangapu, MD, to the practice.
August 11, 2016
Charlotte Ebner, MD, and the staff of Northeast Georgia Physicians Group (NGPG) Braselton Family Medicine welcome Daniel McMahon, MD, to the practice.
May 16, 2016
One of your local Urgent Care centers recently received recognition from the National Committee for Quality Assurance (NCQA), an organization that measures and qualifies medical practices based on quality performance in health care.
February 29, 2016
Northeast Georgia Medical Center (NGMC) isn't just Georgia's #1 Hospital for the third consecutive year, it's also among the top 10 in the nation for the second consecutive year according to a recent study by an independent healthcare quality rating service.
November 2, 2015
Jack Griffeth, MD; Frank Lake, III, MD; Geoffrey Weidner, MD; Craig Baden, MD; and the staff of Northeast Georgia Physicians Group (NGPG) Radiation Oncology welcome Malay Rao, MD, PharmD, to the practice.
October 7, 2015
Dr. Sujata Gill and Dr. James Chambers, with Northeast Georgia Physicians Group (NGPG) Surgical Associates, thrilled a group of potential future surgeons when they delivered surgical supplies and equipment to students at Hall County’s Da Vinci Academy (DVA) middle school. The students are working on an exhibit for DVA’s Museum of Inspired Learning.
September 14, 2015
J. Clifton Hastings, III, MD, FACS; A. Daniel Winston, MD; J. Alan Wolfe, MD; Necole Acton, NP-C; Haley Boyce, PA-C; Lindsay Drevlow, PA-C; Josh Lowman, PA-C; Joy Steinkraus, PA-C; and the staff at Northeast Georgia Physicians Group (NGPG) Cardiovascular and Thoracic Surgery welcome Kyle Thompson, MD, to the practice.
August 31, 2015
Jack Griffeth, MD; Frank Lake, III, MD; Geoffrey Weidner, MD; and the staff of Northeast Georgia Physicians Group (NGPG) Radiation Oncology welcome Craig Baden, MD, to the practice.
August 10, 2015
What do yarn, paper dolls and cardboard have in common with Northeast Georgia Physicians Group new OB/GYN and Urology offices? Design.
July 27, 2015
Jason Bailey, MD, FACOG; Amber French, DO, FACOG; Jameela Harper, MD, FACOG; Greg Martin, MD, FACOG; Karen Wood, MD; Michele Clark, CNM; Amy Helton, CNM; Sherry Nored, CNM; and the staff at Northeast Georgia Physicians Group (NGPG) Lakeside OB/GYN welcome Viengngeun Bounkeua, MD, PhD, to the practice.
July 27, 2015
Clayton Cox, MD, FACOG; Stephen Little, MD, FACOG; Holt Harrison, MD, FACOG; Francis T. Lake, Jr., MD, FACOG; Stephen Little, MD, FACOG; Jeffrey Ward, MD, FACOG; Morgan Little, CNM; Tiffany Tucker, CNM; Lauren Woody, CNM; and the staff at Northeast Georgia Physicians Group (NGPG) Heritage OB/GYN welcome Kimberly Barrett, DO, to the practice.
July 23, 2015
Pierpont Brown, III, MD, FACS; Casey Graybeal, MD, FACS; Ronald Lewis, MD, FACS; Alex Nguyen, MD, FACS; Edward Foxhall, MD, FACS; Emily Black, MD; Sujata Gill, MD; and the staff at Northeast Georgia Physicians Group (NGPG) Surgical Associates welcome James Chambers, MD, to the practice.
July 23, 2015
Ronald Brock, MD; Kapil Pareek, MD; Raj Ayyathurai, MD; and the staff of Northeast Georgia Physicians Group (NGPG) Urology welcome Devendar Katkoori, MD, to the practice.
July 16, 2015
Darrell Scales, MD; Gregory Woods, MD; William Grimsley, MD; Jerome Nichols, MD; Joseph Powers, MD; William Primos, MD; Travis Smith, DO; and the staff of Northeast Georgia Physicians Group (NGPG) Orthopedic Surgery & Sports Medicine welcome Mark Hazel, MD, to the practice.
July 8, 2015
GAINESVILLE, Ga. – Pierpont Brown, III, MD, FACS; Casey Graybeal, MD, FACS; Ronald Lewis, MD, FACS; Alex Nguyen, MD, FACS; Edward Foxhall, MD, FACS; Emily Black, MD; and the staff at Northeast Georgia Physicians Group (NGPG) Surgical Associates welcome Sujata Gill, MD, to the practice.
May 1, 2015
Northeast Georgia Physicians Group (NGPG), the largest multi-specialty group in North Georgia and an affiliate of Northeast Georgia Health System, recently received recognition from the National Committee for Quality Assurance (NCQA) - an organization that measures and qualifies medical practices based on quality performance in health care.
March 27, 2015
Northeast Georgia Health System (NGHS) is one of “Metro Atlanta’s Top 150 Workplaces” for a fifth consecutive year according to the Atlanta Journal Constitution (AJC). NGHS is also one of only 25 large companies (more than 500 employees) to make the list.
February 12, 2015
Darrell Scales, MD; Gregory Woods, MD; William Grimsley, MD; Jerome Nichols, MD; Joseph Powers, MD; Travis Smith, DO; and the staff of Northeast Georgia Physicians Group (NGPG) Orthopedic Surgery & Sports Medicine welcome William Primos, MD, to the practice.
January 19, 2015
Northeast Georgia Medical Center (NGMC) recently reached a significant milestone – the completion of its 2,000th robotic procedure utilizing the da Vinci Surgical System.
December 29, 2014
You and your family are invited to a free Winter Wonderland event – featuring a giant ice slide, Elsa and Anna characters, food, games, tours, wellness screenings and more – to celebrate the grand opening of Northeast Georgia Physicians Group’s new family medicine practice and Urgent Care center on January 10, noon – 4 p.m.
December 12, 2014
Brent Carroll, DO; Margaret Schutte, MD; and the staff of Northeast Georgia Physicians Group (NGPG) Buford welcome Arif Patni, DO, to the practice.
September 8, 2014
P. Tennant Slack, MD, and the staff of Northeast Georgia Physicians Group (NGPG) Interventional Pain Medicine welcome Gregory D. Jackson, MD, to the practice.
July 31, 2014
Anthony Williamson has been named president of Northeast Georgia Medical Center (NGMC) Braselton, according to an announcement from Carol Burrell, president and CEO of Northeast Georgia Health System (NGHS). In this role, Williamson will oversee all operations of the new 100-bed hospital, set to open in Braselton in spring 2015.
July 15, 2014
Northeast Georgia Physicians Group (NGPG) is excited to announce a new family medicine location, NGPG West Jackson, will open Monday, August 4. The new office will include 12 exam rooms, a procedure room, on-site lab and x-ray and separate waiting areas for well and sick appointments.
May 27, 2014
Information on Financial Assistance applications and the relocation of the NGPG Central Billing office
January 28, 2014
A new internal medicine practice recently opened in Dawsonville to provide quality care to patients in the region. John T. Henson, MD, an already established and trusted internal medicine physician from Gainesville, is joining Northeast Georgia Physicians Group (NGPG) and will see patients at this new location.
November 8, 2013
Northeast Georgia Physicians Group (NGPG) Surgical Associates is proud to announce that Pierpont F. Brown III, MD, FACS, was recently named the 51st president of the prestigious Georgia Surgical Society for the 2013-2014 term.
November 1, 2013
J. Timothy Fulenwider, MD, FACS; J. Clifton Hastings, III, MD, FACS; Thomas A. Abbruzzese, MD, FACS; Anumeha K. Whisenhunt, D.O., MPH; and the staff at Northeast Georgia Physicians Group (NGPG) Surgical Associates Vascular Center welcome James G. Reeves, MD, to the practice.
September 16, 2013
Ana Segarra-Brechtel, MD; Amelia Mathew, MD; Ben Akosa, MD; Vinay Nagaraj, MD; Heerain Shah, MD; Parul Dev, MD; and the staff at Northeast Georgia Physicians Group (NGPG) Psychiatry welcome, J. David Hubbard, MD, to the practice.
August 9, 2013
William Grimsley, MD; Chad Palmer, MD; Katherine Tolhurst, MD; and the staff at Northeast Georgia Physicians Group (NGPG) Orthopedic Surgery and Sports Medicine welcome Darrell Scales, MD, and his physician assistant, Nathan Marsh PA-C, to the practice.
June 3, 2013
NGMC's stroke care program, led by NGPG physician LaRoy Penix, MD, recognized for excellence in stroke care.
May 8, 2013
Jason Bailey, MD, FACOG; Greg Martin, MD, FACOG; Jacquelyn Stone, MD; Jameela Harper, MD; and the staff of Northeast Georgia Physicians Group (NGPG) Lakeside OB/GYN welcome Amber French, DO; Amy Helton, RN, CNM; Sherry Nored, RN, CNM; and the staff of Crown Mountain Women’s Health to the group.
April 30, 2013
NGHS is one of “Metro Atlanta’s Top 100 Workplaces” for a third consecutive year according to the Atlanta Journal Constitution (AJC). NGHS is also one of only 20 large companies (more than 500 employees) to make the list.
April 3, 2013
Medical Plaza 400 in Dawsonville is now open, offering residents along the 400 corridor local access to the award winning specialty services of Northeast Georgia Health System (NGHS).
January 30, 2013
Northeast Georgia Physicians Group (NGPG) is pleased to welcome Heritage Obstetrics and Gynecology to the group. An already well-established practice, NGPG Heritage OB/GYN’s patients will continue to see the same doctors and staff in the same offices, with the same phone numbers and addresses.
January 30, 2013
Northeast Georgia Physicians Group (NGPG) is pleased to welcome Lakeside OB/GYN & Pelvic Surgery to the group. An already well-established practice, NGPG Lakeside OB/GYN’s patients will continue to see the same doctors and staff in the same offices, with the same phone number and addresses.
October 2, 2012
Northeast Georgia Physicians Group is pleased to announce that Andy Nish, MD; Kimberley Shanks, MD; Lauren Britt, FNP-C; Susan Brown, CRNP; and the staff of the Allergy and Asthma Care Center have joined the group.
September 21, 2012
Northeast Georgia Physicians Group (NGPG) welcomes internal medicine physician Georges Lafleur, MD, FRCP to the group.
September 7, 2012
James Murphey, MD; Wylie Newton, MD; Rebecca Durham, DNP, APRN; Carrie Sisk, APRN; and the staff at Northeast Georgia Physicians Group (NGPG) Cleveland welcome Anna H. Powell, MD, to the practice.
August 28, 2012
Northeast Georgia Physicians Group (NGPG) welcomes family medicine physician Marissa Mercado, MD, to NGPG Hoschton.
May 22, 2012
Shaena Blevins, MD; John Frontera, MD; Hector Gotay, MD; LaRoy Penix, MD; and the staff of Northeast Georgia Physicians Group (NGPG) Neurology welcome Jonathan Kerrick, MD, back to the practice.
May 3, 2012
Martin, Ga., resident Judith Perretta recently underwent deep brain stimulation (DBS) to relieve the intensity of her tremors. Because her tremors had gotten so bad, Judith could no longer participate in some of the activities she loved the most, such as boating, shopping and eating lunch with friends, without feeling embarrassed. Now, thanks to her DBS procedure, she is back to being a "live wire," as her husband calls her, once again.
December 9, 2011
James Murphey, MD; Rebecca Durham, DNP, APRN-BC; and Carrie Sisk, FNP-C; and the staff of Northeast Georgia Physicians Group (NGPG) Cleveland welcome Wylie Newton, MD, to the practice.
November 1, 2011
Pierpont Brown, III, MD, FACS; Casey Graybeal, MD, FACS; Ronald Lewis, MD, FACS; Alex Nguyen, MD; and the staff of Northeast Georgia Physicians Group (NGPG) Surgical Associates welcome Edward Foxhall, MD, FACS, to the practice
October 4, 2011
Christy Wagner, MD and the staff of Northeast Georgia Physicians Group Thompson Bridge welcomes family medicine physician Katie Dudas, MD, to the practice.
September 30, 2011
Northeast Georgia Physicians Group (NGPG) is pleased to welcome P. Tennent Slack, MD, to NGPG Interventional Pain Medicine.
August 18, 2011
Eric Bohn, MD; Renee Kimball, MD; Christina Nguyen, MD; Angela Ritter, MD; and the staff of Northeast Georgia Physicians Group Chestnut Mountain welcome family medicine physician Jack Cheng, MD, to the practice.
August 12, 2011
JEFFERSON, Ga. – Northeast Georgia Physicians Group (NGPG) welcomes family medicine and sports medicine physician William Grimsley, MD, to NGPG Jefferson, a new practice to NGPG.
May 26, 2011
DACULA, Ga. – Northeast Georgia Physicians Group (NGPG) welcomes Inchol Yun, MD, to NGPG Hamilton Mill.
January 7, 2009
The first robotics gastric bypass case in Georgia was performed at Northeast Georgia Medical Center (NGMC) Tuesday, December 30, 2008, using the newly installed da Vinci Surgical System. This was also the first surgical robotics procedure completed at NGMC.