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Donna W. Whitfield, MS, MD, FACP, CPE

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About Donna W. Whitfield

5 out of 5 (120 ratings)

Dr. Whitfield is a board-certified internal medicine physician who provides compassionate, comprehensive and personalized care for younger adults (21+) to mature patients since 2001. Dr. Whitfield prides herself by listening to and taking patient preference into account while developing a plan of long-term care.

Education & Training

  • Masters of Science, Allied Health, Georgia State University, Atlanta, GA
  • Doctor of Medicine, Mercer University School of Medicine, Macon, GA
  • Internship, Atlanta Medical Center, Atlanta, GA
  • Residency, Atlanta Medical Center, Atlanta, GA
  • Certified Physician Executive Program, American Association for Physician Leadership, 2014-2016

Certifications & Affiliations

  • Board Certified, Internal Medicine, American Board of Internal Medicine
  • Board Certified, Hospice and Palliative Care, American Board of Internal Medicine
  • Certified Physician Executive, The Certifying Commission in Medical Management
  • Member, American Association for Physician Leadership
  • Member, American Board of Internal Medicine
  • Member, American Academy of Hospice and Palliative Medicine
  • Member, American College of Physicians

Awards & Honors

  • Outstanding Woman in American History Certificate, The National Society of the Daughters of the American Revolution, Trahylyta Chapter, 2019-2020
  • Sunrise Rotary Club, Dahlonega, GA, Tribute 2020
  • The Dahlonega Nugget, 2014 Best Physician, Reader’s Choice Award, The Best of 2014
  • Georgia Chapter of the American College of Physician, Community Based Teaching Award, October 25, 2014
  • Madeleine K. Anthony Award Recipient, 1991
  • Physician’s Recognition Award, Three Year Certificate with Commendation, January 1, 2014-2017
  • Fellow, American College of Physicians, January 2009
  • Mercer University School of Medicine, Community Science Program Award in Recognition of Outstanding Performance and Achievement in Community Based Medicine, May 1998, Mercer University School of Medicine, Macon, Georgia
  • Humanitarism in Medicine Award, NBI Healthcare Foundation, May 1998, Mercer University School of Medicine
  • Alpha Omega Alpha, Delta Chapter, (Honor Society) April 1998-present

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