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At St. Francis-Emory Healthcare, your health means everything. And we want you to feel as comfortable as possible during your visit with us and confident in the care you receive.

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Dr. Jake Dunn is a board certified, fellowship trained orthopedic surgeon specializing in Sports Medicine. Dr. Dunn completed his fellowship training with the world renowned Dr. James Andrews at the Andrews Institute for Orthopedics and Sports Medicine in Gulf Breeze, Florida where he served as the team physician for the Pensacola Blue Wahoos (AA affiliate for the Miami Marlins), Auburn Tigers, and Tuskegee Golden Tigers.

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Jake Dunn, DO
Sports Medicine

Dr. Donald M. Vickers, MD, specializes in endoscopic ear surgery, sleep medicine, endocrine - thyroid and parathyroid surgery, general otolaryngology, rhinology - endoscopic sinus surgery, aerodigestive surgery, pediatric otolaryngology and parotid and salivary masses. Call 706.324.7753 to make an appointment today.

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Donald M. Vickers, MD

Breast surgeon Dr. Melanie Crutchfield Whitten is the only female breast surgeon in the greater Columbus area. Dr. Crutchfield Whitten specializes in mastectomies, lumpectomies, and the treatment of breast masses and breast pain. To make an appointment today, please call St. Francis Breast Surgery at 706-321-2345.

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Breast Surgical Oncologist
Melanie Crutchfield Whitten, MD

Dr. Laura Snyder specializes in low and high risk obstetrical care, robotic gynecological surgery, adolescent gynecology, infertility and family planning, well woman exams and menopause. To make an appointment, call St. Francis OBGYN Associates at 706-324-4891.

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Laura Snyder, MD

Dr. Jennifer Addo Kaby specializes in high-risk and normal pregnancies and deliveries as well as well-woman gynecological care, adolescent health, contraception management, hysterectomy, pelvic pain and incontinence. Appointments may be made by calling OBGYN Physician Partners at 706-576-4648. 

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Jennifer Addo Kaby, MD

Dr. Kirby Nicole Chisholm specializes in well woman exams, adolescent gynecology, menopause, low and high risk pregnancy, family planning and interstitial cystitis. To make an appointment, call St. Francis OBGYN Associates at 706-324-4891.

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Kirby Nicole Chisholm, MD

Dr. Matthew Kahrmann specializes in high-risk and normal pregnancies, pelvic pain, laparoscopic and robotic gynecological surgery, infertility, gynecologic cancer screening and menopause. To make an appointment, call OBGYN Physician Partners at 706-576-4648.

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Matthew Kahrmann, MD

Welcome to St. Francis-Emory Healthcare

Since opening our doors in 1950, the caregivers at St. Francis - Emory Healthcare have been committed each day to providing the highest quality care in west Georgia and east Alabama. With 376 beds on two campuses, more than 2,500 associates, and 300 physicians, we offer a full range of inpatient, outpatient, and emergency room services, including the only open-heart surgery program in Columbus and the Chattahoochee Valley.

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Light The Spirit Holiday Event Coming Dec. 6

St. Francis-Emory Healthcare is pleased to present the twenty-eighth annual Light the Spirit Tree Lighting Ceremony from 5-8:30 pm on Dec. 6, 2022 outside the...

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Hiring Event Coming Oct. 26

Join us at the Butler Pavilion at St. Francis-Emory Healthcare, 2300 Manchester Expressway in Columbus on Wednesday, Oct. 26, between the hours of 3-8 p.m.

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Suicide Prevention Month

Together we can work to destigmatize mental health crises and help make it easier to talk about suicide in a supportive way that increases access...

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