Sterling Physician Group welcomes new dermatologist

Sterling Physician Group recently announced the addition of Dr. Josette McMichael to the medical staff at Sterling Group Dermatology.

McMichael attended the University of Maryland where she received her undergraduate degree in Biochemistry, followed by earning her medical degree from the University of Virginia School of Medicine in Charlottesville, Virginia.

She then went on to complete a residency in family medicine at UVA School of Medicine and a residency in dermatology at Emory University School of Medicine in Atlanta.

“We are very pleased to welcome Dr. McMichael to our organization and community,” said Jim Matney, Colquitt Regional president and CEO. “Dr. McMichael brings a wealth of knowledge and experience to Sterling Group Dermatology and her expertise will serve the people of our area well.”

McMichael is board certified in dermatology and brings over 26 years of experience to Sterling Group Dermatology.

In addition to serving in a hospital and clinical setting, McMichael has years of experience in providing dermatological services both domestically and abroad. Throughout her career she has volunteered her time and expertise throughout parts of Africa, Afghanistan, India, South America, and Mexico.

McMichael has also worked as an adjunct assistant professor of dermatology at Emory University since 2013 and serves as the medical director of DermAlive, a non-profit organization with the purpose of relieving human suffering caused by skin disorders in underserved communities.

“Dr. McMichael is a great addition to our roster of exceptional providers,” said Maureen A. Yearta, Ed.D., Hospital Authority Chairman. “She has already proven to be a tremendous asset to our organization. Her passion for dermatology is evident and she is committed to providing high quality care.”

McMichael specializes in the full spectrum of dermatological care involving skin, hair and nail disorders. In addition to medical services, Sterling Group Dermatology offers cosmetic treatments as well including Hydrafacial, Botox, spa peels, body treatments, and more.

McMichael recently moved to Moultrie with her husband Todd and began seeing patients in October.

For more information or to schedule an appointment, please contact Sterling Group Dermatology at 229-502-9710.

Sterling Physician Group is affiliated with Colquitt Regional Medical Center, which recently received its eleventh “A” Hospital Safety Score designation from The Leapfrog Group, which names them one of the safest hospitals in the nation.