As the largest primary care practice in southwest Georgia, AAPHC provides health care services to more than 30,000 patients and nearly 130,000 office visits per year. Our Rural Model Clinic, specializing in HIV management, has earned national recognition, and we take great pride in our accreditation by Joint Commission.
Albany Area Primary Health Care provides all types of health care for both adults and children. Our services cover the entire spectrum of modern medicine. Laboratory work is also available within the office system. In addition to the primary care specialties of internal medicine, family medicine, and pediatrics offered at multiple locations; we also offer obstetrical and gynecological services at our Mirian Worthy Women’s Health Center. Dental and podiatric services are provided at West Albany Dental & Medical Center.
Our health care teams are comprised of physicians, physician assistants, nurse practitioners, and nurse midwives. Assisting these providers are social services staff members, clinical staff members, laboratory personnel, and business office professionals. Most medical problems can be handled at our offices, but if a specialist is needed, an appointment will be made for you as a referral from your physician.
If hospitalization is required you will be under the care of our physicians at either Phoebe Putney Memorial Hospital or Phoebe North.
In addition, our physicians also provide long-term care at Albany Health Care, Palmyra Nursing Home, Lee County Health Care and Dawson Manor.
AAPHC offers after hours coverage to our patients. A physician is always available by phone after hours for both adults and children. He/she may be reached by calling the number of the office at which the patient is seen. All phones are forwarded to an answering service at the close of each business day, on weekends, and holidays.