Health System Welcomes Jonathan Andrew Egly, M.D.,

March 30, 2018 – Southeast Georgia Health System is pleased to welcome new Camden Campus medical staff member Jonathan Andrew Egly, M.D., board-certified obstetrician and gynecologist with Southeast Georgia Physician Associates-Obstetrics & Gynecology, a strategic affiliate of the Health System.

Doctor headshotEgly earned his medical degree from St. George’s University, Grenada, West Indies, and completed his obstetrics and gynecology residency at the University of Tennessee at Chattanooga.

Prior to joining the Health System, Egly practiced at Peterson Women’s Associates as a general obstetrician and gynecologist and volunteered at a Pregnancy Resource Center in Kerrville, Texas, where they provide local and mobile outreach programs and services, including free pregnancy ultrasounds and STD testing to an at-risk population. Educating his patients and the community is important to Egly in his career as a health care provider.

“My role is to educate my patients so they can make the best decision for their own care as well as for their pregnancy,” says Egly. “There is an incredible amount of misinformation out there regarding basic OB/GYN care, and research in this field is constantly changing. What a patient may have been told 10 years ago might not necessarily be true today. I take pride in knowing that a patient has made her decision on evidence-based medical knowledge instead of out of fear or what other people might have told her.”

When Egly isn’t practicing medicine, he enjoys working on old cars with his brother and a variety of outdoor activities, such as fishing, sailing, hiking, camping and kayaking. Although he considered many health systems throughout the country, Egly decided to set roots in Southeast Georgia because of the Health System’s reputation for providing innovative technology and advance procedures.

“When I became aware of an opening at the Health System’s Camden Campus, I jumped at the opportunity,” says Egly. “Southeast Georgia Health System has a reputation for staying current with the latest medical practices and new innovations.”

Southeast Georgia Physician Associates-Obstetrics & Gynecology is located at 2060 Dan Proctor Drive, Suite 1200, in St. Marys and provides a full range of services in women’s health, including routine exams, personalized care, gynecological surgery, urinary incontinence, ablation, ultrasounds, family planning, menopause management, and obstetrical care. Visit sghs.org/obgyn or call 912-540-6750 to schedule an appointment.

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