Sandy Springs Internal
Medicine, P.C. was established in 1954. For over 55 years we
have been providing the highest quality healthcare for our patients.
With the advent of managed care in the early 1990's the healthcare landscape began to
By 2004, it was obvious that
something needed to change. The "personalized" side of
healthcare was gone and was replaced with "expeditious care".
Visits became shorter, wait times increased and the requirements for
referrals grew more burdensome. This was not the type of
medicine our physicians were trained for nor was it what our
patients deserved. So we decided to make some changes.
restructured the practice to focus on "preventive"
or "personalized" healthcare. This required several changes in the way we
We limited the size of each
physician's practice from 3000 patients to no more than 600 patients
to allow individualized care and attention.
Being a patient of SSIM
includes an annual wellness exam. The comprehensive examination
encompasses risk factor analysis, numerous screenings, extensive
laboratory tests and several targeted procedures including chest x-ray, pulmonary function testing and
electrocardiogram. The AWE is the cornerstone of your individualized
Additional visits are covered
by most health insurance plans.
Patients receive a mini
flash drive containing their health records annually
following their annual wellness exam.
At Sandy Springs Internal
Medicine, you are truly the center of attention. You can trust
the care you receive. Our physicians have been recognized as
some of the top physicians in Internal Medicine.╣
Doctor appointments are
unhurried visits that start on time. For urgent care visits you can be seen the same
day you call, or the next day, and you can reach your doctor 24
hours a day through private numbers.
If you feel our personalized
practice is right for you, give us a call today.
Castle & Connelly, Best Doctors« and
the Consumers' Research Council of America