Orthopedics: 912.644.5300
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Orthopedics: 912.644.5300
Surgery Center: 912.644.5343

Medical Center-Tattnall: 912.557.1000
Medical Center-Screven: 912.564.7426

Athletic Trainer Autumn Parsons featured in Effingham Herald

We’re very proud of Autumn Parsons, Optim’s Athletic Trainer at South Effingham High School, for being featured in the Effingham Herald. Thank you to the Effingham Herald for a great feature story/photos by Mark Lastinger. Parsons loves taking care of hobbled Mustangs By Mark Lastinger, Effingham Herald GUYTON — Autumn Sage Parsons doesn’t have her

Hip Arthroscopy: No More Limitations for Kelsey King

The lifelong athlete was suffering from hip pain for for a long time until she found orthopedic surgeon David Sedory, MD. Kelsey King has always led an active lifestyle and participated in sports, so minor injuries are nothing new to her.  That’s why she just tried to ignore the pain in her hip when it

Dr. Judson Williams Earns Prestigious Credential

Optim Health System is proud to announce that Dr. Judson “Jud” Williams recently completed fellowship training and earned the prestigious FAAOMPT credential, signifying that he is a Fellow of the American Academy of Orthopedic Manual Physical Therapists. Dr. Williams is the Director of Physical Therapy for Optim Therapy. A physical therapist with the FAAOMPT credential

Optim & GSU Host Football Coaches Conference

Optim Sports Medicine, a department of the physician-owned Optim Medical Center-Tattnall, partnered with Georgia Southern University Athletics to host the first Georgia High School Association (GHSA) and Georgia Independent School Association (GISA) Football Coaches Conference for Optim Sports Medicine affiliated teams. The day-long event, “Protecting Our Student Athletes,” was held on Saturday, July 20, at

She’s Back in Action (Thanks to Dr. Zehms)

Lindsey Marshall had been in pain for more than three years after two automobile accidents injured the same shoulder. Pain had become part of her daily life and kept her from doing the things she loved most. Now she’s finally found relief and is happy to tell everyone about the orthopedic surgeon who helped her get her life back.

Dr. Kevin Stevenson featured on Macon’s WMGT 41’s Lifestyle Show

Kevin Stevenson, MD, from Optim Neurosurgery in Macon was interviewed this week by Troy Thompson, host of 41Today Lifestyle on WMGT 41 TV. View the Segment on WMGT 41 Here’s a portion of the interview: What’s a neurosurgeon? A neurosurgeon is a doctor that takes care of problems associated with the brain, spinal cord and

We’re Celebrating Hand Therapy Week 2019

It’s National Hand Therapy Week so this week we proudly salute our 10 Occupational Therapists who practice hand therapy, six of whom are Certified Hand Therapists. A Certified Hand Therapist (CHT) is an Occupational Therapist or Physical Therapist who has a minimum of three years of clinical experience including 4,000 or more hours in direct practice

On the Sidelines with Dr. Delan Gaines

(From Statesboro Magazine, May/June 2019 Issue) Written by Jenny Starling Foss Photography by Frank Fortune             There’s a trophy case right inside the patient entry way at Optim Healthcare’s Orthopedics and Therapy Center on Highway 67 South. Prominently displayed in it is a Georgia Southern football from the 100th game

Optim Team Featured in Statesboro Magazine

When you’re in pain, life’s simple pleasures can be difficult to enjoy. But if you’re in Statesboro, it doesn’t matter if you pulled a hamstring, have injured your back, or need a new knee, Optim Healthcare’s orthopedic and musculoskeletal experts can get you better and back to doing what you love. And, you’ll receive personalized,

Optim Healthcare’s Savannah Bananas Fan of the Year

Do you, or someone you know, have what it takes to be crowned Optim Healthcare’s Savannah Bananas Fan of the Year? Nominate the Biggest Bananas Fan you know to the be the Optim Healthcare Fan of the Year!  How it works: 1. Provide your contact information 2. Provide name of whom you are nominating* 3. Submit