As one of the area’s premier providers of medical and surgical services, we are continuously expanding and improving our facilities and areas of practice. Many of our team members have achieved breakthroughs in their fields and have received honors and awards.
Wed, January 18, 2017
Author, TV host and national speaker Zonya Foco—a champion in the fight against obesity, diabetes, cancer and heart disease by advocating smart nutrition and fitness—is returning as the keynote speaker for WellStar West Georgia Medical Center's 10th annual Heart Truth for Women Luncheon on Thursday, Feb. 23.
Tue, January 10, 2017
The WellStar Genetic Risk Assessment Program at WGMC serves patients at risk for hereditary cancer or cardiac syndromes, as well as those with prenatal or preconception concerns.
Fri, December 9, 2016
Known as a staunch advocate of patient care and safety as well as a doctor who truly connects with patients on a personal level, Dr. Rod Duraski has been honored as WellStar West Georgia Medical Center's 2016 Physician of the Year.
Wed, December 7, 2016
Kellie Stotsky has joined West Georgia OB/GYN Specialists as a certified nurse midwife, replacing Mary Nell Reeves, CNM, who retired in October 2016 after 32 years of service.
Fri, December 2, 2016
Robby Burch, a familiar face in nonprofit volunteer leadership in Troup County, has been honored as the West Georgia Health Foundation’s 2016 Volunteer of the Year.
Thu, December 1, 2016
For the third time in four years, Georgia Trend magazine has named WellStar West Georgia Medical Center the No. 1 Large Hospital in the state for 2016.
Thu, November 3, 2016
Eight registered nurses at WellStar West Georgia Medical Center have received a new scholarship that will allow them to complete an online Bachelor of Science in Nursing degree at LaGrange College.
Wed, November 2, 2016
WGMC has honored registered nurses Susan Howard in the Post Anesthesia Care Unit and Ryan Brown in the Intensive Care Unit as recipients of the DAISY Award for Extraordinary Nurses this quarter.
Mon, October 24, 2016
It's important for women to have a clinical breast exam once a year with a clinical health professional who is trained to recognize many different types of abnormalities and warning signs.
Wed, October 19, 2016
WGMC's Larkin Cleaveland Dorsey and Jenny Smith have been honored as two of the top five WellStar Working Mothers of the Year finalists.