EATONTON, GA - July 17, 2013 - Putnam General Hospital, Dr. Ajay Kumar and the staff of Eatonton Medical and Surgical Center welcome Dr. Davey D. Herring, General Surgeon, to Eatonton.

Dr. Davey D. Herring is now seeing patients at EMSC and performing surgery at Putnam General Hospital to begin establishing his full-time practice of general surgery.

Dr. Herring is a lifelong resident of the state of Georgia. He has over 30 years experience in practicing general surgery in both urban and rural settings. He is a graduate of the University of Georgia and received his M.D. from the Medical College of Georgia in Augusta. He did his surgical training at the Medical Center of Central Georgia and Mercer University School of Medicine in Macon. He has practiced in the Central Georgia area most of his career. He is certified by the American Board of Surgery and also the American Board of Abdominal Surgery. He is a Fellow in the Southeastern Surgical Congress and a member of The Macon Surgical Society and The Will C. Sealy Surgical Society. He is a member of the Volunteer Clinical Faculty in Surgery for both the Mercer University School of Medicine in Macon and the Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine, Georgia Campus in Suwanee.

He and his wife, Brenda, plan to make their home here. They have 4 adult children and look forward to becoming members of the local community here.

Appointments to see Dr. Herring may be made by calling EMSC at 706 485-8495.