Family Medicine Residency

The Medical Center, Navicent Health is an optimal setting for residency training in Family Medicine. Since 1921, the Medical Center has continuously trained general or family physicians. The hospitals offers state of the art technology and attending staff include all major clinical disciplines. Small, but excellent residencies in the disciplines of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Pediatrics, General Surgery and Internal Medicine complement the Family Medicine Residency. Faculty experience, the presence of medical students, and the educational resources of the Mercer University School of Medicine enrich the teaching environment.

Our Program

PGY - 1

  • Internal Medicine [2 rotations]
  • Critical Care
  • Inpatient Pediatrics & Outpatient Pediatrics [1 rotation each]
  • OB [2 rotations]
  • Peripartum
  • Dermatology; Emergency Medicine, Family Medicine Inpatient Service [2 rotations]
  • 4 rotations free of call

PGY - 2 / PGY - 3

  • Family Medicine Inpatient Service [4 rotations]
  • 4 different rotations, 12 weeks each one: Community Medicine, Medical Subspecialties, Surgical Subspecialties, Women & Children
  • Night Float system
  • AZCIM Integrative Medicine Residency
  • Geriatrics, Inpatient General Surgery, Peds 2, Electives [4 rotations total]

Tracks

  • Geriatrics track
  • Women's Health and Obstetrics
  • Integrative Medicine

Our Services

The Family Health Center is a full-service family practice office, which provides the following health services:

  • General Medicine
  • Pediatrics
  • Geriatrics
  • Obstetrics
  • Health Education
  • EKGs
  • Laboratory
  • House Calls
  • Psychological / Family / Couples Therapy
  • Minor Skin Surgeries
  • Exercise Stress Testing
  • Non-invasive Vascular Studies
  • Colposcopy
  • Immunizations
  • Cancer Screenings
  • Palliative Medicine
  • X-ray
  • Disease Management

Our Facilities

The Medical Center offers state of the art technology and attending staff include all major clinical disciplines.

Medical Center, Navicent Health

  • Rated one of the "Top 100 Hospitals" in the Nation
  • 2nd largest hospital in Georgia
    • 637 bed hospital
    • Level 1 trauma center
    • New state-of-the-art cardiac hospital
    • Primary teaching facility for Mercer University School of Medicine
Ad for the 'Top 100 Hospitals' awarded to Navicent

Family Health Center

  • 16 full-time faculty
  • Outpatient clinic, The Family Health Center:
    • 3 procedure rooms
    • Lab
    • On-site radiology
    • 40 spacious exam rooms
    • Individual resident offices
    • WiFi
    • On-site gym facilities
Front outside view of The Family Health Center