Gainesville, Ga. — The following physicians were recently elected as Northeast Georgia Medical Center’s medical staff officers for the year 2011: Tim Scully, MD, chief of staff; and Ron Lewis, MD, vice chief of staff. Dr. Scully previously served as vice chief of staff in 2009 and 2010.
Dr. Scully is a cardiologist with Northeast Georgia Heart Center and has been on staff since 1991. Dr. Lewis a general surgeon with Northeast Georgia Physicians Group Surgical Associates and has been on staff since 2001.
The 2011 Department Chiefs were also announced:
Chief of Anesthesiology - Victor Zubar, MD
Chief of Cardiology - Mark Leimbach, MD
Chief of Emergency Medicine - John Lewellen, MD
Chief of Medicine - Richard LoCicero, MD
Chief of OB/GYN - Zach Dillard, MD
Chief of Pathology - Linton Kuchler, MD
Chief of Pediatrics - Stephen Klacik, MD
Chief of Psychiatry - Jeffery Black, MD
Chief of Radiology - Julie Presley, MD
Chief of Surgery - Bruce Nixon, MD