Dr. Richard White joins Clear Creek OB/GYN
Richard White III, MD, a longtime obstetrician and gynecologist practicing in Northeast Georgia, has joined Clear Creek OB/GYN and James Bauerband, MD, effective April 29. The practice is part of St. Mary's Medical Group and delivers babies at St. Mary's Sacred Heart Hospital in Lavonia.
Dr. White provides obstetrical care to women in all stages of pregnancy, from before conception to after delivery, including those with gestational diabetes and high risk pregnancies. In the gynecological aspect of his practice, he provides diagnosis and treatment of disorders affecting the female reproductive system, as well as well-woman programs, cancer screening and surgery. Dr. White also provides post-menopausal care for women who are beyond the childbearing years.
Dr. White has been practicing obstetrics and gynecology since 1993, first in a solo practice in Colorado then with the Emory Clinic in Atlanta starting in 1996. He came to Northeast Georgia in 1998 when he started Ty Cobb Healthcare's Women's Specialists of Northeast Georgia. He has been in solo practice in Royston since 2002.
A native of Chattanooga, Tenn., Dr. White received his bachelor's degree in chemical engineering from Rice University in Houston, Texas, earned his medical degree from Baylor College of Medicine in Houston, and completed his residency in OB/GYN at Emory University Affiliated Hospitals in Atlanta.
Dr. White is as assistant professor of gynecology and obstetrics with Emory University School of Medicine. He is board-certified by the American Board of Obstetrics and Gynecology, a Fellow with the American College of Obstetrics and Gynecology, and licensed by the Georgia Board of Medical Examiners.
Dr. White welcomes his current patients who want to continue to receive care from him as well as new patients. As part of St. Mary's Medical Group, he and Clear Creek OB/GYN accept most major insurance plans. New and continuing patient appointments can be scheduled by calling 706.356.0780. Clear Creek OB/GYN is located at 355 Clear Creek Parkway, Suite 1004, Lavonia. For more information about the practice, including new patient paperwork, please visit www.clearcreekobgyn.com.
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