ATLANTA, Ga (January 12, 2011) – The Piedmont Physicians Group welcomes internist and pediatrician Jason R. Hefner, M.D., to its healthcare team. Piedmont Physicians at Canton is located at 104 Prominence Point Parkway, Suite 104, in Canton, Ga.
“We are proud to welcome Dr. Hefner to the Piedmont family,” said Berney Crane, CEO of Piedmont Medical Care Corporation, the administrative parent corporation of Piedmont Physicians. “His skills will be an asset to this practice and a convenient resource for families in Cherokee County.”
Dr. Hefner comes to Piedmont from Mill Creek Family and Urgent Care in Woodstock. Prior to his arrival in Cherokee County, Dr. Hefner was assistant professor of pediatrics at Children’s Hospital of Alabama in Birmingham, Ala.
Board certified in both internal medicine and pediatrics, Dr. Hefner is a fellow of the American Academy of Pediatrics. He earned his medical degree from the University of Alabama School of Medicine in Birmingham. Dr. Hefner completed residencies and later served as chief medical resident of both internal medicine and pediatric medicine at the University of Alabama at Birmingham. Dr. Hefner also served as pediatric intensive care unit fellow at Children’s Hospital of Alabama in Birmingham.
Dr. Hefner accepts most major insurance plans. Office hours are 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Monday through Thursday and 8:30 a.m. to noon on Friday. To schedule an appointment, call 770-704-6988. For more information, visit piedmontphysicians.org.