Northeast Georgia Medical Center (NGMC) is a 557-bed acute care hospital in Gainesville, Georgia, and serves as the major participating site for the residency program. NGMC has a long history of providing high quality care and has been recognized nationally by Truven, HealthGrades, CareChex and others as a top performing hospital, as well as recognition from the Atlanta Journal/Constitution as a top employer. It serves as a regional tertiary referral center with level II trauma designation, serving over 1,400 trauma patients per year. NGMC serves over 18 counties in a population area of more than 1.5 million, and provides care to over 580,000 patients per year.
- Medical Library available to residents and faculty with study areas, computer workspace and resources available 24/7.
- Resident work areas with computer access work stations 24/7 available in the North Patient Tower and the Trauma/Acute Care Surgery Clinic.
- Simulation laboratory available 24/7 in GME area.
Northeast Georgia Medical Center (NGMC) Braselton is a 100-bed hospital located approximately 30 minutes from NGMC’s Gainesville campus and an hour from Atlanta. Internal medicine residents will gain experience working in a variety of areas throughout NGMC Braselton, including:
- Emergency services
- Urgent care center
- Imaging center
- Endoscopy suite
- Outpatient lab
- Retail pharmacy
- Multi-specialty physician offices
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Arthritis Center of North Georgia is a rheumatology practice of dedicated, experienced physicians who believe in working with patients to maintain and improve their health. Arthritis Center of North Georgia’s mission is to provide personalized, high-quality medical care to each and every one of its patients. Each physician is certified by the American Board of Internal Medicine in both internal medicine and rheumatology and is a member of the American College of Rheumatology. Board-certified physician assistants always work closely with their attending physician for each patient in order to provide informed, consistent care at all times.
Established in 1976, Atlanta Gastroenterology Associates (AGA) is one of the largest gastroenterology practices in the country dedicated to the evaluation and treatment of both digestive and liver diseases. Today, its physicians see patients in more than 40 locations conveniently located throughout Metro Atlanta and North Georgia. In addition, the practice operates multiple accredited endoscopy centers where most outpatient procedures are performed. The practice is comprised of a diverse group of physicians who speak various languages and has more female gastroenterologists than any other group in the country.
The Kidney Care Center of Georgia is solely dedicated to providing excellent care in all aspects of kidney disease. Its highly experienced professionals work with patients to help achieve optimal kidney health. Kidney Care Center of Georgia treats a vast pathology, including anemia management, chronic kidney disease and education, lab services and dialysis care. Office locations include Gainesville, Cumming, Demorest/Habersham, Johns Creek and Braselton.
Longstreet Clinic Cancer Center facilities include an onsite lab, pharmacy and state-of-the-art chemotherapy infusion suite, as well offering close proximity to surgical consultations, radiation oncology, interventional radiology, physical medicine and rehabilitation and The Brest Center. Longstreet Cancer Center is one of only two practices in Georgia to be certified by the American Society of Clinical Oncology's Quality Practice Initiative (QOPI).
Medical Plaza 1 is a medical office building that's home to an urgent care center, imaging center, outpatient rehabilitation center, full service lab and many private physician practices representing more than 20 medical specialties.
Northeast Georgia Physicians Group (NGPG) is one of the largest multi-specialty groups in North Georgia bringing together more than 300 talented physicians, physician assistants and nurse practitioners, along with other clinical staff, at more than 55 locations. The board certified physicians at NGPG's Dahlonega Internal Medicine location diagnose and treat multiple medical problems ranging from sore throat to heart disease. Services include:
- Routine and preventive health evaluations
- Laboratory services
Medical Park 1 in Gainesville is a medical office building that's home to imaging, neurology, urology, OB/GYN, neurosurgery, infectious disease as well as additional practices and specialties. Board certified physicians at Medical Park 1 Internal Medicine diagnose and treat patients who need care from preventive health service to complex medical conditions like cancer, diabetes and heart disease. Residents will train at NGPG Neurology and NGPG Medical Park 1 during their residency.
Northeast Georgia Physicians Group (NGPG) Neurology offers treatment for a wide range of neurological conditions such as epilepsy, stroke, migraine headaches, movement disorders, neuropathy, dementia, Multiple Sclerosis, and sleep disorders. NGPG Neurology also performs diagnostic tests (EMG, EEG) at Northeast Georgia Medical Center and Botox treatment for headache and muscle spasms.
Northeast Georgia Health System has two long term care facilities, New Horizons Limestone and New Horizons Lanier Park. Northeast Georgia Health System’s transitional care unit is a sub-acute unit located at New Horizons Limestone. This unit is designed to offer medical and rehabilitation services to patients who no longer need the acute nursing care offered on other hospital units but who are not yet ready to be discharged to their homes or to a nursing care facility.
The Northeast Georgia Diagnostic Clinic (NGDC) is a multi-specialty clinic that has been providing care to patients in the area for over 60 years. Specializing in a number of different services and practice areas, NGDC is able to diagnose and treat its patients all under the same roof. NGDC's offices in Gainesville, Braselton, and Athens are committed to serving their local communities by providing quality healthcare and friendly service.
The Heart Center of Northeast Georgia Medical Center is the state's leader in cardiac care. Its physicians are recognized as some of the top cardiovascular physicians in the country and perform more than 8,000 cardiac procedures and consult more than 33,000 patients each year.