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Welcome to NGMC GME!

Northeast Georgia Medical Center, one of the fastest-growing health systems in the state, based in one of the fastest growing counties in the state, is perfectly positioned for residents and fellows to live, work and play. Our residency and fellowship programs offer a unique opportunity for the healthcare leaders of tomorrow to begin creating their healthcare legacy today.

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Programs We Offer
What Makes Us Different

NGHS Center for Simulation & Innovation

All members of the interdisciplinary team can care for patients as they would in the clinical setting.

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GME Wellness

Our goal is to ensure that our residents and fellows are equipped with the tools and resources that enable them to be their best.

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Diversity, Equity & Inclusion

NGMC GME offers employee support for all groups, and we also provide an atmosphere of inclusivity and acknowledgment.

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Living in Northeast Georgia

A quick drive from Atlanta and Athens, Gainesville is a great place to live, work and play.

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Hear From Our Residents & Fellows
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A Day in the Life of a Resident

Whether you’re a resident or a fellow with Northeast Georgia Medical Center, life in Gainesville is the perfect place to learn. Watch the video to see how Family Medicine resident Dr. Nathan Boys spends his time training to be a physician leader of tomorrow.

From endless recreation opportunities to breathtaking beauty, our tight knit community is perfect for residents and fellows to grow their medical knowledge and personal life.

Living & Working Here

  • "I chose Northeast Georgia Medical Center to practice medicine because of their commitment to excellence and location. I was raised in the south and knew I wanted to practice medicine in Georgia."

    Idopise Umana, MD
    Internal Medicine
    Northeast Georgia Medial Center
  • "I chose Northeast Georgia Medical Center because it had everything I was looking for in a place to practice medicine. NGMC is a large hospital with a diverse patient population and is located in a thriving community. Gainesville is a small community close to Atlanta with Lake Lanier and lots of outdoor activities nearby."

    Brian Gibson, MD
    Trauma & Acute Care
  • "I was very excited to be a part of the inaugural class and especially excited to see this new part in the medical training journey. I was happy to learn about all the research opportunities at Northeast Georgia Medical Center. I can't wait to see all the opportunities this program has for its new residents and help to create some long-lasting traditions."

    Wesley Field, MD
    Internal Medicine Resident Alumni