New OB/GYN Joins Camden Campus Medical Staff

BRUNSWICK, Georgia: June 17, 2008 – Southeast Georgia Health System is pleased to welcome obstetrician/gynecologist Steve Kang, MD, to the Camden Campus medical staff. Kang, a Junior Fellow of the American College of Obstetrics & Gynecology, joined the hospital staff and St. Marys OB/GYN, PC, in St. Marys on June 1.

Kang graduated cum laude with a Bachelor’s degree in visual arts from the University of Rochester in Rochester, New York. During his tenure there, he also completed a study abroad program in Rome, Italy. He received his medical degree from the University of Louisville School of Medicine in Louisville, Kentucky, where he also completed his residency. Additionally, he attended the University of Louisville School of Public Health. Before joining St. Marys OB/GYN, PC, Kang was in private practice at Cartersville OB/GYN Associates in Cartersville, Georgia.

He is a member of AAGL-Advancing Minimally Invasive Gynecology Worldwide, the first and largest organization in the world dedicated to gynecologic endoscopic surgery and advancing minimally invasive gynecology. In 2001, Kang become the first winner of the Dr. Stanley A. Gall Award. This award was established in honor of Dr. Stanley A. Gall, a former chair of the Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology at the University of Louisville School of Medicine. It is presented to a graduating senior who demonstrates compassion, education, and ability well above the level of training and excels beyond expectations in high-risk obstetrics service. Kang has also had articles published and accepted for publication in Fertility and Sterility and received a provisional patent for a laparoscopic suture-welding device he designed. In addition to his achievements in medicine, Kang is also a talented artist whose paintings have been exhibited in the Kornhauser Medical Library in Louisville and the University of Rochester Art Library.

Kang joins obstetrician/gynecologist Fareed Kadum, MD, MBA, and Cynthia Wallace, certified nurse midwife, at St. Marys OB/GYN, PC. The office is located at 203 Lakeshore Point, Suite A, St. Marys, GA 31558. To make an appointment or for more information about the practice, call (912) 729-6600 or visit www.stmarysobgyn.com.