President of Association of Medical Colleges calls for more residencies

...floor and bring them to a vote is hurting," he said. "There are lots of signs of the growing doctor shortage. General surgery, especially in rural areas like large parts of Georgia, has deep shortages."While saying he did not mean it as...

Gastrointestinal backlog reported at second east Georgia VA hospital

...spokesman for the Army medical center, confirmed that the Fort Gordon hospital accepted the referrals through its general surgery wing as part of a sharing agreement it has with the Carl Vinson and Charlie Norwood VA medical centers to assist with...

Medical College of Georgia students celebrate their perfect match

...Luke Boone cruised across the auditorium stage on rollerskates en route to learning he will do his residency in general surgery at the University of Missouri-Kansas City."I connected two dreams ? rollerskating and medicine," he joked...

Plans reflect different values for hospital

...80 a day over that period."Maybe we just have a different operating philosophy," Davis said, projecting more general surgery and orthopedic cases at the new hospital and more complex cases still downtown.There were 10,057 hospital admissions...

Report details problems at Columbia VA hospital

...logistics personnel at Dorn, "vendors had refused to restock supplies due to disputes over billing or payment." General surgery residents also weren't adequately supervised, investigators wrote, after the three supervisory surgeons went on...

MCG grads meet their match

...Georgia and seeking to go into a residency program in general surgery, Mr. Procter took a chance and signed a contract...Ochsner Foundation Hospital in New Orleans, for his general surgery residency. Former classmate Thomas Murphy, whom...

Raymond F. Corpe (AUGUSTA, Ga.)

...education in Pathology at the University of Virginia, General Surgery at the University of Illinois, Chicago and Thoracic...Georgia. He was a diplomat of the American Board of General Surgery and the American Board of Thoracic Surgery. He was...

Dr. James Mathis (VALDOSTA, Ga.)

...He served his residence in General Surgery at the University of Alabama...Vietnam War, he served as Chief of General Surgery at Fort Sill Army Medical Center...Mathis was in private practice in General Surgery in Birmingham, Alabama until...

Louise Ryans (AUGUSTA, Ga.)

...leader, floor nurse and charge nurse. She has worked as a recovery room nurse, on a general and thoracic unit, general surgery unit. Her last position was in a dialysis unit for 18 years. She retired from Medical College of Georgia in 1997...

Dr. Charles Henry Mann III missing; car found in Augusta

...inches tall and weighs about 160 pounds.According to Barnwell County Hospital's Web site, he is a specialist in general surgery and endoscopy.Anyone with information is asked to contact the sheriff's office at (706) 821-1080.