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SGMC Recognized as Top Performer for Treatment of Heart Attack

Posted on: July 19th, 2023

South Georgia Medical Center received the American College of Cardiology’s NCDR Chest Pain  ̶  MI Registry Platinum Performance Achievement Award for 2023. SGMC is one of 262 hospitals nationwide to receive […]

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SGMC Honors Information Services Team as Health System Heroes

Posted on: July 19th, 2023

South Georgia Medical Center recognized six members of its Information Services Department as Health System Heroes at the July Board of Trustees meeting.   Among the honorees were Tony Harrell, Director […]

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SGMC Receives National Recognition for Stroke Treatment

Posted on: July 11th, 2023

South Georgia Medical Center has received the American Heart Association Get With The Guidelines award for excellence in stroke treatment for the tenth consecutive year. SGMC has the area’s only […]

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SGMC Welcomes Two Gastroenterologists

Posted on: July 10th, 2023

South Georgia Medical Center is pleased to welcome gastroenterologists Dr. Jeff Anucha and Dr. Amrendra Mandal to the health system. Drs. Anucha and Mandal will see patients at SGMC Gastroenterology […]

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SGMC Welcomes Neonatologist

Posted on: July 3rd, 2023

South Georgia Medical Center is pleased to welcome Dr. Alexander Eason, a skilled neonatologist, to its health system. Dr. Eason is certified by the American Board of Pediatrics in General Pediatrics […]

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SGMC Nationally Recognized for Cardiac Care for Ninth Consecutive Year

Posted on: June 30th, 2023

South Georgia Medical Center received the American Heart Association’s Resuscitation Gold Adult Get With The Guidelines award for its commitment to treating in-hospital cardiac arrest, ultimately helping to improve patient survival rates. […]

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SGMC Annual Report Wins Digital Health Award

Posted on: June 29th, 2023

South Georgia Medical Center’s Annual Report recently received a Gold Award for “Web-Based Digital Health – Microsite” in the 2023 Digital Health Awards. This is the highest recognition level in […]

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SGMC Performs First Impella Procedure

Posted on: June 28th, 2023

South Georgia Medical Center recently performed the hospital’s first procedure using Impella CP® with SmartAssist, the world’s smallest heart pump.  Designed to provide minimally invasive, temporary support for patients with […]

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SGMC Cuts Ribbon on Ambulatory Care Center

Posted on: June 28th, 2023

South Georgia Medical Center held a ribbon cutting in partnership with the Valdosta-Lowndes County Chamber of Commerce on Friday, June 16, to celebrate its practices located in orthopedics and pain […]

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Dr. Bias Joins SGMC Primary Care

Posted on: June 27th, 2023

South Georgia Medical Center is pleased to announce the addition of Dr. Richard Bias, Internal Medicine physician. He will be practicing at SGMC Primary Care located on Connell Road in […]

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