Archbold Foundation Tree of Lights Taking Donations

The tradition to honor and remember friends, loved ones through the Archbold Foundation Tree of Lights continues in spite of the event being cancelled in Archbold’s continued effort to keep our communities safe during the COVID-19 pandemic. Every donation helps fund the critical services and programs Hospice of Southwest Georgia offers to patients and families in our communities. “I think especially during this current time, the COVID-19 pandemic, there are so many families...



Christian Healthcare Ministries Now Accepted at Archbold

Christian Healthcare Ministries Now Accepted at Archbold Christian Healthcare Ministries (CHM), a federally certified exemption to the individual mandate under the United States Affordable Care Act, is now accepted at Archbold Medical Center. CHM is an eligible option for individuals and families under the national healthcare law. Archbold Memorial Hospital, Brooks County Hospital, Grady General Hospital and Mitchell County Hospital, as well as Archbold Medical Group practices will now...



Archbold Welcomes New Provider Vaughn

Archbold Memorial Hospital is pleased to welcome Storm Vaughn, AA-C, to the medical staff. Vaughn earned a Bachelor of Science degree from the University of Georgia, and a Master of Medical Science degree in anesthesiology from Emory University. He joins South Georgia Anesthesia Associates in Thomasville as an anesthesiologist assistant.



Archbold Cardiologist one of 78 in world to Earn Cardio-Oncology Certification

Archbold cardiologist Kashyap Choksi, MD, PhD, FASNC becomes one of only 78 physicians in the world to earn Cardio-Oncology certification. Cardiologists with a Cardio-Oncology certification are trained to evaluate and treat patients who have heart disease or who are at risk for heart disease before, during, and after cancer treatment. “This is such a unique opportunity to treat patients who are undergoing oncological treatments and have a lot of cardiovascular risk factors that may...



Newly Renovated Interventional Radiology Suite at Archbold

Archbold Memorial Hospital is now utilizing a newly renovated interventional radiology suite, bringing new advancements to physicians and patients. The $1.3 million dollar project recently became operational after a year in the making. “Technology and medical technology is always advancing so it’s important for us to stay on the leading edge of it, especially when it comes to advancements in cancer care and nephrology,” said Archbold Vice President of Ancillary Services, Chris...



Ambetter “In-Network” at Archbold on Federal Exchange Plan

Patients in Archbold Medical Center’s service area with insurance coverage under plans created for the Affordable Care Act may have recently received a notice from Archbold regarding their Health Insurance Exchange plan from Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield (BCBS) of Georgia, and the insurance provider’s decision to remove all Archbold hospital and physician providers from their list of in-network providers. The changes affect the Anthem Pathway, Anthem Pathway X, Anthem Enhanced Pathway...



Archbold Welcomes New PA Murray

Archbold Memorial Hospital is pleased to welcome Holley “Herrington” Murray, PA-C to the medical staff. Murray earned a Bachelor of Science degree in nutritional sciences from the University of Georgia and a Master of Science degree in physician assistant studies from South University in Savannah. She will be treating patients at Archbold Urgent Care in Thomasville.



Cardiovascular Consultants of South Georgia Moves into New Home

Cardiovascular Consultants of South Georgia (CCSG) is now located in the former Lewis Hall Singletary Oncology Center along Mimosa Drive. “To outgrow a location is a good thing. That just demonstrates the growth that we as Cardiovascular Consultants of South Georgia have been able to accomplish as well as what Archbold has been able to accomplish,” said Archbold Memorial Hospital interventional cardiologist Christopher Daniels, MD. “It’s frequently a big challenge for patients...



New TrueBeam® System Fighting Cancer at Archbold

Archbold has added a new piece of technology to its extensive cancer fighting arsenal–the Varian TrueBeam® System. The TrueBeam® system has become a new standard of care, recognized by medical professionals nationally for giving them the ability to treat a wide range of cancers in numerous ways, many of which were not possible just a few years ago. Some of advantages to the TrueBeam® system include accurate, fast, non-invasive treatments. “The main advantages of TrueBeam® are...



Archbold Encourages Donations to the Oncology Center Resource Center Fund

“Don’t put off your mammogram, don’t put off your mammogram,” is the strong message breast cancer patient Sandra Jackson echoed as she battles breast cancer. Jackson was diagnosed with breast cancer in January 2020 after finding a lump in one of her breast while doing a self-exam. “The doctor came in and said it didn’t look too good but they would get back in touch with us,” added Jackson. “I got a phone call and she said that it was malignant and she said it’s an...



Archbold Welcomes New Physician Osman

Archbold Medical Center is pleased to welcome Neurohospitalist Nadir Ishag Osman, MD, MSc to the medical staff. Dr. Osman earned a Doctor of Medicine (MD) degree from Kharkov State Medical University in Kharkov, Ukraine. He then earned a Master of Science degree in medical research from Wayne State University in Detroit, Michigan. He completed a Neurology residency and a fellowship in sleep medicine at the University of Michigan in Ann Arbor. He will be treating patients at Archbold...



Archbold Welcomes Back Provider Temesia Calloway

Archbold is pleased to welcome back Temesia Calloway, FNP-C, to the medical staff. Calloway earned a Bachelor of Science degree in nursing from Valdosta State University and a Master of Science in nursing with a specialization as a family nurse practitioner from South University in Savannah. Calloway was previously the assistant nurse manager for Grady General Hospital’s medical surgical services. She will now be treating patients at Wellness Life Center in Cairo.