Southeast Georgia Physician Associates-Pulmonary Medicine
Southeast Georgia Physician Associates-Pulmonary Medicine, a strategic
affiliate of Southeast Georgia Health System, treats diseases and conditions
of the lungs. We offer a complete range of services designed to meet your
health care needs, including the diagnosis and treatment of lung and aiway
conditions, lung infections, lung tumors and cancer, pulmonary and respiratory
diseases, and more.
Healthy Partners Articles
A Better Test for Spotting and Monitoring Lung Problems
Healthy Partners, Winter 2021
Many southeast Georgia residents can breathe easier thanks to new technology
at the Southeast Georgia Health System Camden Campus. Known as whole-body
plethysmography, the noninvasive, painless test measures how well the
lungs are working. It can detect if someones lungs were exposed to and
damaged by toxic substances.
High Honors for COPD and Heart Failure Care
Healthy Partners, Fall 2020
“I am so proud of our physicians and team members and of the excellent
care they provide our patients,” says Michael D. Scherneck, president
and chief executive officer. “They always go above and beyond the
call of duty, but this year in particular, achieving such a distinction
while we are so hard-hit by coronavirus is especially humbling.”
New Hope for those with Severe Asthma
Healthy Partners, Winter 2019
Now there's new hope for those with severe asthma. Read our featured
article in the Winter 2019 issue of Healthy Partners to learn about bronchial
thermoplasty, a procedure that destroys some of the muscle tissue in the
airway that contracts during an asthma attack!
Catching Your Breath
Healthy Partners, Summer 2017
Imagine if your every breath was restricted by pain, a cough or chest
pressure. This discomfort is a regular experience for someone with pleural
effusion, a buildup of fluid around the chest and lungs.
Increasing Our Scope
Healthy Partners, Summer 2016
Now offering bronchoscopy procedures in Camden. Read our featured article
in the Summer 2016 issue of Healthy Partners!