Archbold Welcomes Medical Oncologist

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Archbold Memorial Hospital recently welcomed medical oncologist/hematologist Josh Simmons, MD, to the hospital’s medical staff.

A native of St. Simons Island, Georgia, Dr. Simmons earned a Bachelor of Science degree in Biology from the University of Georgia in Athens and a medical degree from the American University of the Caribbean.  He completed a residency in internal medicine at the Mercer University School of Medicine in Macon, where he was named “Resident of the Year” and peer selected as Chief Resident. Dr. Simmons comes to Archbold from Georgia Regents University in Augusta, where he completed a fellowship in hematology and oncology and served as Chief Fellow. Dr. Simmons has a special interest in clinical trials, and he has published research on topics including head and neck cancer, leukemia and gastrointestinal cancer.

Dr. Simmons is practicing medical oncology and hematology at Archbold Memorial Hospital’s Lewis Hall Singletary Oncology Center.  For more information, please call 229.584.5400.