Optim Medical Center-Screven

215 Mims Rd.
Sylvania, GA 30467
912.564.7426

Optim Medical Center-Screven

215 Mims Rd.
Sylvania, GA 30467
912.564.7426

Providers

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Don G. Aaron, MD

Sports Medicine (Knee, Hip & Shoulder)

Andrew Pandya, MD

Interventional Pain Management

Gregory O. Spellman, MD

Interventional Pain Management

Prakul Chandra, MD

Primary Care (Family Medicine)

William Degengart, MD

Ophthalmology

Anthony Foley, MD

General Surgery

Kyle Gay, MD

Primary Care (Internal Medicine)

Sidney James Morgan, MD

Primary Care (Family Medicine)

John Odom, MD

General Surgery

Sherma Peter, MD

Primary Care (Family Medicine)

Danelle Toole, PA

Sports Medicine (Knee, Hip & Shoulder)

Services

  • Swing Bed Program
  • General Surgery / Ocular (Eye) Sugery
  • Outpatient Physical Therapy
  • Interventional Pain Management
  • Full Service Labratory
  • Colonoscopies / Upper Gastrointestinal Procedures (EGDs) / Endoscopy Services
  • Imaging (CT, Xray, Ultrasound, ECHO, Mobile Mamography)
  • Wound Care / Dressing Changes
  • EKGs

Optim Medical Center-Screven offers a wide range of services locally that are designed to give the citizens of Screven County access to many of the same high quality healthcare services found in larger hospitals without all of the travel. Simply put, our physicians, patient care teams, facilities, and equipment meet the same high standards and employe the latest technologies right here in Sylvania, Georgia.

Supporting local healthcare is vital to the hospital’s presence in the community and helps us ensure that existing services and the possibility of new services will be here for generations to come.

Physician Services

  • 24/7 Emergency Room Care
  • Full Time Family Medicine Services
  • Full Time Internal Medicine Services
  • Specialty Physician Services:
  • Orthopedics
  • Pulmonology
  • General Surgery
  • Interventional Pain Management

Optim Medical Center Screven offers a “Swing Bed” rehabilitation program, which allows for an alternative discharge plan beyond an extended acute care stay or short-term facility placement. Our Swing Bed program allows patients who no longer require critical care, but still need skilled services, to recover in the comfort of a local hospital.

Services include:

  • Physical Therapy
  • Skilled Nursing Care
  • IV Antibiotic Therapy

Q: Is “Swing Bed” recovery appropriate for me?

A: If you are suffering from any of the following and are unable to safely return home, our Swing Bed program may be an appropriate option for you:

• joint replacement

• orthopedic injury or surgery

• deconditioning/weakness

• trauma related injury

• stroke or other brain injury

• infection or disease requiring IV antibiotics

• recent falls or balance deficits

• difficult wound healing

• cardiac conditioning

• respiratory conditioning

• neuromuscular disorders

Q: How long will I stay?
A: The average length of stay at Optim Medical Center – Screven’s Swing Bed Program is 14 days. However your length of stay depends on your progress and participation towards physician led goals.

Q: Will my insurance pay?

A: Medicare will cover the first 20 days at 100% and the last 80 days at 80% (most secondary insurances will pick up the remaining 20% balance beyond 20 days), depending on the need for skilled services. Most private insurance companies will cover Swing Bed services and other government funded insurances will often consider coverage based on prior authorization. Our Swing Bed Coordinator and Case Manager will verify your benefits and help you understand your personal coverage.

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  • IV Administration
  • Blood Administration
  • IM / Subq Injection
  • Wound Care / Dressing Changes
  • Port-a-cath & PICC Line Care
  • General Surgery
  • Colonoscopies
  • Upper Gastrointestinal Procedures (EGDs)
  • Ocular (Eye)
  • Endoscopy Services
  • Interventional Pain Management
  • Full Service Laboratory
  • Imaging (CT, Xray, Ultrasound, ECHO, Mobile Mammography)
  • EKGs
  • Pulmonary Function Test
  • Sports Medicine Therapy
  • Joint Replacement Therapy
  • Spine Therapy
  • Extremity Therapy

Facility Information

Optim Medical Center-Screven offers a wide range of services locally that are designed to give the citizens of Screven County access to many of the same high quality healthcare services found in larger hospitals without all of the travel. Simply put, our physicians, patient care teams, facilities, and equipment meet the same high standards and employe the latest technologies right here in Sylvania, Georgia.

Supporting local healthcare is vital to the hospital’s presence in the community and helps us ensure that existing services and the possibility of new services will be here for generations to come.

Physician Services

  • 24/7 Emergency Room Care
  • Full Time Family Medicine Services
  • Full Time Internal Medicine Services
  • Specialty Physician Services:
  • Orthopedics
  • Pulmonology
  • General Surgery
  • Interventional Pain Management

Optim Medical Center Screven offers a “Swing Bed” rehabilitation program, which allows for an alternative discharge plan beyond an extended acute care stay or short-term facility placement. Our Swing Bed program allows patients who no longer require critical care, but still need skilled services, to recover in the comfort of a local hospital.

Services include:

  • Physical Therapy
  • Skilled Nursing Care
  • IV Antibiotic Therapy

Q: Is “Swing Bed” recovery appropriate for me?

A: If you are suffering from any of the following and are unable to safely return home, our Swing Bed program may be an appropriate option for you:

• joint replacement

• orthopedic injury or surgery

• deconditioning/weakness

• trauma related injury

• stroke or other brain injury

• infection or disease requiring IV antibiotics

• recent falls or balance deficits

• difficult wound healing

• cardiac conditioning

• respiratory conditioning

• neuromuscular disorders

Q: How long will I stay?
A: The average length of stay at Optim Medical Center – Screven’s Swing Bed Program is 14 days. However your length of stay depends on your progress and participation towards physician led goals.

Q: Will my insurance pay?

A: Medicare will cover the first 20 days at 100% and the last 80 days at 80% (most secondary insurances will pick up the remaining 20% balance beyond 20 days), depending on the need for skilled services. Most private insurance companies will cover Swing Bed services and other government funded insurances will often consider coverage based on prior authorization. Our Swing Bed Coordinator and Case Manager will verify your benefits and help you understand your personal coverage.

Read More

  • IV Administration
  • Blood Administration
  • IM / Subq Injection
  • Wound Care / Dressing Changes
  • Port-a-cath & PICC Line Care
  • General Surgery
  • Colonoscopies
  • Upper Gastrointestinal Procedures (EGDs)
  • Ocular (Eye)
  • Endoscopy Services
  • Interventional Pain Management
  • Full Service Laboratory
  • Imaging (CT, Xray, Ultrasound, ECHO, Mobile Mammography)
  • EKGs
  • Pulmonary Function Test
  • Sports Medicine Therapy
  • Joint Replacement Therapy
  • Spine Therapy
  • Extremity Therapy