Obstetrics & Gynecology 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 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 ProfessorJohn R. Lue, MD, Associate ProfessorChadburn 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 regret that 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.