Doctors Hospital | The Augusta Chronicle

...of summer burns, particularly if there is drinking and carelessness around the fire, said Dr. Fred Mullins, the medical director of the Joseph M. ... Don't Miss Databases: Search public records data Things to Do: Events calendar

Heroic effort lands firefighter in hospital with flesh-eating bacteria

...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 saw it, I think he knew what it was straight away," he said. "He said, 'I'll stop...

Free clinic will target LGBT patients

...welcoming place. David Kriegel, the director for student education in the department of family medicine, will serve as medical director.Kriegel said the clinic will offer the standard services found in a primary care center such as physicals, preventative...

New football helmets hope to make a dent in reducing concussions

...safer is through rule changes. Dr. Julian Bailes, who has advised the NFLPA and NCAA about concussions and is the medical director for Pop Warner, says rules that outlaw targeting the head and limits on how often teams can have full-contact...

Don't get burned by holiday bonfire

...summer burns, 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...

Local physician adding third MedNow Urgent Care location in Augusta with plans of a fourth in Grovetown

...multimillion dollar investment."It's a growing area that's convenient for a lot of people," said Newton, also medical director for the emergency department at Doctors Hospital.In 2009, Newton opened his first MedNow location in Evans and...

NCAA suggests limiting contact practices in football

...medical decisions regarding players should be made "independently of a coach" and that a physician should be a medical director over a head athletic trainer. That medical team should have "unchallengeable autonomous authority" regarding a...

Fireworks-related burns common during Fourth of July

Dr. Fred Mullins, the medical director of the Joseph M. Still Burn Center at Doctors Hospital...caught the child's clothes on fire.Dr. Natalie Lane, the medical director of the Children's Hospital of Georgia Emergency Department...

Augusta driver dies after Metropolitan Waste garbage truck oveturns

...crews continued to work to lift the truck from the ravine nearly six hours after the wreck occurred.Fire department medical director Dr. Phillip Coule and Dr. Joanna Adams, of Georgia Regents Medical Center, assisted at the scene to provide medical...

GRU residency program grant award extends additional vaccine opportunities for area seniors

...vaccines to those elderly patients who qualified and who had not yet received them, said Dr. Janis Coffin, the medical director for the Department of Family Medicine at GRU."So our nursing staff doesn't have to come back to the physician...