Jeffrey G. Garber, 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


Vanderbilt University
Nashville, TN
Bachelor of Arts, Psychology 1973
Medical School
University of Louisville Medical School
Louisville, KY
Doctorate of Medicine 1977
St. Elizabeth Medical Center
Dayton, OH
St. Elizabeth Medical Center
Dayton, OH
Family Medicine 1978-1980


Alabama State Board of Medical Examiners
Ohio State Board of Medical Examiners
Tennessee State Board of Medical Examiners

Professional Society Memberships

American Academy of Family Physicians
Alabama Chapter, American Academy of Family Physicians
Medical Association of the State of Alabama
Madison County Medical Society
Postgraduate Medicine Editorial Review Panel
Tennessee Valley Branch, Alabama Chapter American Academy of Family Physicians
American Academy of Family Physicians, Uniformed Services
Alpha Omega Alpha Medical Honor Society
Phi Kappa Phi
Beta Theta Pi

Professional Affiliations and Appointments

Member, Huntsville Hospital Transfusion Committee 1984-present
Staff Member, Huntsville Hospital 1984-present
Staff Member, Crestwood Hospital 1988-present
Quality Assurance Committee, Crestwood Hospital 1989-1990
Staff Member, USAF Medical Center, Wright-Patterson Air Force Base 1980-1984
Huntsville Hospital
- Chairman, Family Practice Division 1990-1992
- Medical Executive Committee 1990-1992
University of Alabama
- Clinical Associate Professor Family Medicine 2001-present
- Member, Program Ad Hoc Committee on Patient Education Research 1984-1988
- Chairman, Family Medicine Residency Promotion Committee 1985-1988
- Director, Family Practice Residency Program 1985-1988
- Assistant Professor Family Medicine 1987-1988
- Member, Dean's Advisory Committee 1987
- Co-Chairman, Clinical Services Committee 1984-1986
 - American College of Occupational and Environmental Medicine
 - Aviation Medical Examiner

Hospital Affiliations

Huntsville Hospital
Crestwood Hospital

Military Service

Rank-Major, Assistant Chairman, Family Health Clinic, Wright-Patterson Air Force Base 1983-1984
Staff Physician, Department of Family Practice, Wright-Patterson Air Force Base 1980-1983

Honors and Awards

Tennessee Valley Academy of Family Practice Teacher of the Year 1986, 1994, 1998
Residents' Special Recognition Award 1986
Parrish B. Cleveland Achievement Award, University of Louisville School of Medicine
Third Year Scholar Award in Obstetrics, University of Louisville School of Medicine


Fellow, American Academy of Physicians

Patient Testimonials

  • Member: Shirley and Chuck

    Thank you Dr Garber for being there when we need you! Since we are older now it is a good feeling to know we can get in to see y...

  • Member: Elizabeth

    Simply put, I cannot imagine my life without Jeff Garber as my primary care physician! He was my doctor long before he joined the ...

  • Member: Sara

    He is the BEST. He takes care of all our needs.

  • Member: Johnny

    I tend to be generally healthy but over the past three years have had two acute episodes of prostate infection. When these episod...