Health & Wellness

Katie Michaud, Director of GMC’s oncology services.
Program helps patients fight common, complex cancer 
Lung cancer screening program recognized as center of excellence 

Lawrenceville – The Cancer Institute at Gwinnett Medical Center (GMC) was recently recognized by the Lung Cancer Alliance as a Center of Excellence for their lung screening program. Lung cancer is the leading cause of cancer deaths and the second leading cause of all deaths in the United States. 

Dr. Kimberly Carter Bates, MD

Opportunities grow for medical residents in Georgia 
Gwinnett Medical hires internal medicine resident program director

Gwinnett Medical Center (GMC) has announced the hiring of Kimberly Carter Bates, MD, as director of the internal medicine residency for the Graduate Medical Education Program. Dr. Bates will be responsible for developing a residency program that allows medical school graduates to further their knowledge and skills to become board certified internal medicine physicians. 

The sun knows no season

Sun damage is an infamous factor in the development of skin cancer and aging.  With the summer heat blazing, it is inevitable to completely shield your skin from harmful, potentially cancer-causing ultraviolet (UV) rays.  Luckily there are numerous cosmetic treatments we offer that can help you prevent skin cancer and treat sun damage for those long-term sun worshippers. When combined, these treatments can revive the skin by restoring it to the healthy glow of our youth:

Eastside Medical Center recieves award for care of stoke patients

Eastside Medical Center has received the Get With the Guidelines–Stroke Gold-Plus Quality Achievement Award for implementing specific quality improvement measures outlined by the American Heart Association/American Stroke Association for the treatment of stroke patients.