Charles M. Pugh Jr., MD

My Philosophy and Approach to Wellness...

My goal is to manage and anticipate your unique healthcare needs. As an MDVIP-affiliated doctor, I will partner with you on a personal level to help you achieve the optimal health we all value. We will closely collaborate on what it takes to stay on the path to wellness. You will feel welcomed by the relaxed, individualizedĀ attention you will receive from everyone in our office.

Physician Profile


University of Georgia
Athens, GA
Bachelor of Science, Chemistry 1972
Medical School
Medical College of Georgia School of Medicine
Augusta, GA
Doctorate of Medicine 1976
Memorial Medical Center
Savannah, GA
Internal Medicine 1976-1977
Memorial Medical Center
Savannah, GA
Internal Medicine 1978-1979



Professional Affiliations and Appointments

Candler Hospital
- President, Medical Staff
- Chairman, Medical Quality Assessment Committee
- Chairman, Pharmacy and Therapeutics Committee
- Chairman, Infection Control Committee
- Chairman, Medical Staff Executive Committee
- Chairman, Medical Staff-Hospital Admin Join Committee

Hospital Affiliations

Candler Hospital
Memorial Health University Medical Center

Research Experience

Principal Investigator, Novolog Initiate Plus Study
Principal Investigator, Micardis MICCAT II Study
Principal Investigator, BLISS Diovan Study


American Board of Internal Medicine

Patient Testimonials

  • Member: John

    Dr. Pugh is an excellent partner in my efforts to maintain my health. As my primary doctor that I searched for over 25 years ago, ...

  • Member: William

    Dr. Pugh is a combination of friend and physician. He has seen me through 20 plus years of medical care for ailments as commonplac...

  • Member: Lisbeth

    Dr. Pugh is an excellent physician. He has always been a good listener and doesn't jump to quick conclusions when treating a pati...

  • Member: Virginia

    Dr. Pugh is a remarkable physician and kind gentleman. I am a second generation patient. Both of my parents used Dr. Pugh until th...