Heroic effort lands firefighter in hospital with flesh-eating bacteria

...antibiotics, but the infection continued to worsen.Later in the week, he felt swelling behind his knee and went to the Joseph M. Still Burn Center at Doctors Hos pital and saw Dr. Fred Mullins, the center's medical director."When Dr. Mullins...

Doctors Hospital | The Augusta Chronicle

...2014 Doctors Hospital Doctors Hospital is a 350-bed full-service facility and home to the nationally acclaimed Joseph M. Still Burn Center. Located in west Augusta, Doctors Hospital offers a variety of medical services, including a...

Aimee Copeland | The Augusta Chronicle

...July 30, 2012 Aimee Copeland University of West Georgia psychology student Aimee Copeland was transported to the Joseph M. Still Burn Center in early May of 2012 because of a devastating infection called necrotizing fasciitis, which forced...

Event to recognize Augusta firefighters, emergency responders, military

...this year will go to provide services such as free lodging, transportation and food to families of burn patients at Joseph M. Still Burn Center.Anyone interested in donating can call (800) 650-BURN or visit sfbf.net/bff.

Sulfuric acid spray injures workers

...suffered burns. One employee suffered significant burns and the other less severe injuries.Both were taken to the Joseph M. Still Burn Center at Doctors Hospital for treatment.The sulfuric acid, which was contained within a dike system, had...

41 treated for fireworks-related injuries through holiday weekend

...of fireworks-related injuries is still climbing, officials at Doctors Hospital said Monday.Since July 1, the Joseph M. Still Burn Center at Doctors Hospital has treated 41 people for fireworks-related injuries, spokeswoman Lindsay Thetford...

15 treated for holiday-related injuries at burn center Friday, more expected

At least 15 people learned a lesson the hard way this Fourth of July.On Friday, the Joseph M. Still Burn Center at Doctors Hospital treated 15 people who sustained injuries related to holiday festivities, spokeswoman Lindsay Thetford...

Fireworks-related burns common during Fourth of July

Dr. Fred Mullins, the medical director of the Joseph M. Still Burn Center at Doctors Hospital, treated his first fireworks-related burn patient Tuesday.The man suffered minor burns to his...

Don't get burned by holiday bonfire

...particularly if there is drinking and carelessness around the fire, said Dr. Fred Mullins, the medical director of the Joseph M. Still Burn Center at Doctors Hospital.And it is easy to make a mistake when lighting one, Mullins said."They put the...

Kirby: I'll be thanking Joseph M. Still Burn Centers at the Peachtree Road Race

...sprint through downtown Atlanta for its annual Peachtree Road Race.This year, I proudly wore a T-shirt honoring Joseph M. Still Burn Centers, Inc., who are based here in Augusta at Doctors Hospital and treat patients at burn clinics across...