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Dr. George Petro joins Northeast Georgia Physicians Group in Dawsonville
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George Petro. - photo by For the Dawson County News

The staff and providers at Northeast Georgia Physicians Group in Dawsonville recently welcomed Dr. George Petro to the practice.

According to a press release, Petro received his medical degree from Mercer University School of Medicine. He completed his residency at Greenville Hospital System University Medical Center, and he is board certified in internal medicine and pediatrics.

“I am excited to join NGPG to care for patients of all ages,” Petro said. “I look forward to serving families in Dawson County and the surrounding communities around Medical Plaza 400.”

Petro offers comprehensive healthcare for patients of all ages providing routine and preventive health evaluations for adults and children and treatment of chronic and acute illness, as well as treatment of minor injuries, according to the release.

NGPG offers internal medicine, family medicine and pediatric care at its Dawsonville location, located on the second floor of Medical Plaza 400 at 108 Prominence Court.

The practice is open 7 a.m. to 5 p.m., Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday. 

Call (706) 344-6950 to schedule an appointment, or visit to learn more. 

NGPG is affiliated with Northeast Georgia Health System (NGHS), a nonprofit that serves more than one million people in more than 18 counties across the region.

As part of NGHS, patients of NGPG have a direct connection to Northeast Georgia Medical Center’s three hospitals in Gainesville, Braselton and Barrow County.