Emory Director Has Extensive Ties to Atlanta Area
ATLANTA--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Dr. Zobair Nagamia has been named Chief Operating Officer of SmartCare Urgent Care located at 4400 Peachtree Road, NE, according to Samir Bhatia, CEO of SmartCare. Located next to Oglethorpe University, the new SmartCare clinic will open its doors to patients in Early Spring 2012.
“Dr. Nagamia is a respected and well published scientist and physician with deep ties to the Atlanta area,” commented Bhatia. He also added: “With his extensive experience in medical management as the previous Director of Operations at Emory University School of Medicine, division of Geriatric Medicine & Gerontology, Dr. Nagamia is a natural choice for this important leadership role at the new clinic and we are excited to have him join our SmartCare team. His experience will be a great asset to us in building a community partnership with the Buckhead/Brookhaven neighborhood. Dr. Nagamia shares our vision to provide a much needed destination where local residents and visitors can access high quality urgent care doctors when they need them.”
Dr. Nagamia has over 10 years of experience in the management and oversight of clinical trials and managing business operations for the division of Geriatric Medicine at Emory University School of Medicine, as well as managing operations for the Geriatric Education Center at the Atlanta VA.
When open, SmartCare Urgent Care which is a free standing clinic next to Oglethorpe University, will emphasize quality urgent and wellness care services targeted to the busy urban market area it serves in Atlanta. The clinic’s spectrum of services will include treatment for most minor injuries and illnesses from broken bones and lacerations to diarrhea and upper respiratory tract infections. In addition, the clinic will offer Women’s Health Services and Wellness Services including inexpensive flu vaccinations, B12 shots, physicals, immunizations and immediate digital X-ray and lab services.
In addition to Dr. Nagamia, SmartCare Urgent Care’s staff includes other board certified and experienced caring physicians and nurses. The facility will be open daily, walk in patients will always be welcome with no appointment and most insurance will be accepted for ages two and older. For more information, visit the center’s website at www.smartcareuc.com.
Tiffan Davis Gillespie, 615-512-8551
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