For COVID or Monkeypox testing, make an appointment at an Urgent Care location, visit hhs.gov or visit the Georgia Department of Public Health website.
You can also schedule a COVID test appointment at any Piedmont QuickCare location. If you have a medical emergency, visit one of our Emergency Departments.
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Our Mission & Programs

The mission of Piedmont Athens Regional is to improve the lives and health of those we touch.

Piedmont Athens Regional Graduate Medical Education (GME) believes that the best healthcare is evidenced-based and patient-centered: grounded in science, respectful of the needs and values of each individual, and responsive to the needs of the community.

Internal Medicine Residency Program

The mission of the Piedmont Athens Regional Internal Medicine Residency Program is to produce the next generation of physician leaders in Georgia.

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Transitional Year Residency Program

The mission of the Piedmont Athens Regional Transitional Year Residency Program is to provide high quality, evidence-based, medical education, preparing residents for their future subspecialty.

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Be Instructed by Innovators

Our amazing faculty have an extensive track record for cutting edge medicine and education. In response to physician workforce needs in our community, and in the state of Georgia, Piedmont Athens Regional is undertaking broad effort with Graduate Medical Education (GME) programs to train the next generation of physicians.

Catherine Apaloo, MD, FACP
Catherine Apaloo, MD, FACP
Designated Institutional Officer and Internal Medicine Program Director

Jonathan Murrow, MD
Jonathan Murrow, MD
Cardiology & Scholarly Activity Core Faculty

James Appiah-Pippim, MD, MPH, FACP, FCCP, CHCQM
James Appiah-Pippim, MD, MPH, FACP, FCCP, CHCQM
Critical Care & PSQI

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