OBGYN Department Information


The department welcomes all physician inquiries. To speak with a member of our faculty for a patient consultation or patient referral, please call Augusta University Physicians Direct at 1-800-733-1828.

If you prefer, a physician can also be reached by his/her direct dial number listed below.

Administration:

Michael P. Diamond, MD, William H. Brooks, MD, Distinguished Chair, Professor

Candy Harper, Department Administrator

Valinsa Gainey,
Business Manager

Teresa Pratt, Administrative Assistant

Betsy Clair,
Research Support Specialist

Shemaiah Dunn,
Office Specialist

Jessica Lewis,
Office Associate

Telephone Numbers:

Chair's Office: 706.721.3591

Chair's Fax: 706.721.6211

Mailing Address:

1120 15th Street, BA-7300, Augusta, Georgia 30912-3300

 


General Gynecology and Obstetrics:

Jennifer T. Allen, MD, Assistant Professor

Kelli M. Braun, MD,
Associate Professor

Manish Jain, MD,
Assistant Professor

Erin Z. Latif, MD,
Associate Professor

John R. Lue, MD, Associate Professor

Chadburn B. Ray, MD, Associate Professor

Robert D. Stager, MD,
Interim Section Chief, Associate Professor

Tara Woodall, PA,
Nurse Practitioner

Jillian E. Kinton, CNM, Certified Nurse Midwife

Kathy Leopard, RN,
Midwife Nurse

Shannon Allen , Office Specialist

Vacant,
Office Specialist

Telephone Numbers:

Section Office: 706.721.2542
Patient Appointments: 706.721.4959
Section Fax: 706.721.6211

Mailing Address:

1120 15th Street, BA-7300, Augusta, Georgia 30912-3300


Gynecologic Oncology:

Sharad A. Ghamande, MD, Section Chief, Professor

Michael S. Macfee, MD,
Professor Emeritus

Bunja J. Rungruang, MD,
Assistant Professor

Sara Mobley, RN,
Clinical Nurse Specialist

Luvenia Kelley, Office Specialist

Romona Cumbermack,
Office Specialist


Telephone Numbers:

Section Office: 706.721.3992

Patient Appointments: 706.721.6744

Section Fax: 706.721.9777

Mailing Address:

1120 15th Street, BA-7300, Augusta, Georgia 30912-3300


Maternal Fetal Medicine:

Paul C. Browne, MD, Section Chief, Associate Professor

Lawrence D. Devoe, MD,
Professor Emeritus

Victoria Bredenberg, Office Specialist

Telephone Numbers:

Section Office: 706.721.3556

Patient Appointments: 706.721.1567

Section Fax: 706.721.6211

Mailing Address:

1120 15th Street, BA-7300, Augusta, Georgia 30912-3300


Reproductive Endocrinology, Infertility and Genetics:

Lawrence C. Layman, MD, Robert B. Greenblatt, MD Chair, Section Chief, Professor

Larisa Gavrilova-Jordan, MD,
Associate Professor

Soumia Brakta, MD,
Fellow

Daria Lizneva, MD,
Assistant Research Scientist

Hyung-Goo Kim, PhD,
Associate Professor

Yen-Hao Chen, PhD,
Assistant Professor

Paul G. McDonough, MD,
Professor Emeritus

Iqbal Khan, PhD, Assistant Dean, Albany Campus

Ayman Al-Hendy, MD, Augusta University Director of Interdisciplinary Translational Research, MCG Assistant Dean for Global Translational Research, Professor and Director Division of Translational Research

Sunil Halder, PhD
, Senior Research Scientist

Qiwei Yang, PhD
, Senior Research Scientist

Brit'ny Jackson, Office Specialist

Telephone Numbers:

Section Office: 706.721.3832

Patient Appointments: 706.722.4434

Section Fax: 706.721.6211

Mailing Address:

1120 15th Street, BA-7300, Augusta, Georgia 30912-3300


Female Pelvic Medicine and Reconstructive Surgery:

Barbara L. Robinson, MD, Assistant Professor

Lekisha Coleman, Office Specialist

Telephone Numbers:

Section Office: 706.721.3832

Patient Appointments: 706.721.4959

Section Fax: 706.721.6211

Mailing Address:

1120 15th Street, BA-7300, Augusta, Georgia 30912-3300


Reproductive Medicine and Infertility Associates:

Telephone Numbers:

Section Office: 706.722.4434

Section Fax: 706.722.9647

Mailing Address:

810 Chafee Avenue, Augusta, Georgia 30915


Residents:

Chadburn B. Ray, MD, Residency Program Director, Associate Professor

Kathy A. Kline, Residency Program Coordinator

Telephone Numbers:

Coordinator: 706.721.2451

Patient Appointments: 706.721.4959

Section Fax: 706.721.2122

Mailing Address:

1120 15th Street, BA-7300, Augusta, Georgia 30912-3300


Students:

Erin Z. Latif, MD, Student Education Director, Associate Professor

Yvonne A. Booker, Student Program Coordinator

Telephone Numbers:

Section Office: 706.721.2543

Patient Appointments: 706.721.4959

Section Fax:706.721.6211

Mailing Address:

1120 15th Street, BA-7300, Augusta, Georgia 30912-3300

 
We are unable to answer medical questions via e-mail. Please call 706.721.CARE (2273) or consult your physician for answers to your individual health questions.