David M. Clifford, MD, DABFP

Family Medicine
660 Cherokee Street NE
Marietta, GA 30060 Get Directions
678.388.1355

Annual Membership Fee

412.50per quarter
825.00per semi-annual
1,650.00per year

My Philosophy and Approach to Wellness...

My father was a family doctor for more than 50 years and he always said that the best way to start helping a patient was to take the time to really listen to them. I have carried that philosophy with me everyday as a primary care doctor, having spent the last 18 years in Marietta, Georgia seeing patients from Smyrna, Powder Springs, Acworth, Kennesaw and Woodstock.

As an MDVIP-affiliated physician, sometimes referred to as a concierge practice, I'm now able to take your families healthcare to the next level. With a smaller practice I can spend more 'one on one' time getting to know you and your family and will address any illnesses such as diabetes or hypertension, promptly and with sustainability.

I'll work closely with your children to meet their pediatric needs and to educate them on the importance of starting healthy habits at a younger age. I've always believed that preventing an illness or disease was better medicine than treating one after the fact so we'll work towards optimizing your health through a personalized preventive care plan because your quality of life is my priority.
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Dr. Clifford's Credentials

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Residency:
Royal New Castle Hospital
New South Wales, Australia
Internal Medicine and Surgery 1974-1976

St. Joseph Medical Center
Stamford, CT
Family Medicine 1994-1997

Medical School:
University of New South Wales
Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Bachelor of Medicine, Bachelor of Surgery 1974

Fellow, Royal Australian College of General Practitioners
Wellstar Kennestone Hospital
Life Member for Outstanding Service, Medical Officers Association, New South Wales Rugby League 1976-1991
Georgia
from John in GA April 28, 2017 for David M. Clifford, MD, DABFP

A true medical science, logical thinker and great story teller.

from Michael in GA March 30, 2017 for David M. Clifford, MD, DABFP

Dr.Clifford is the best. I have never had a more compassionate and caring Doctor ever , and great friend for almost 20yrs.
You don't get any better than Dr. Clifford.
Its all LOVE Brother, you and your staff are the BEST, thanks for your professional care and friendship all these years.
Thank You

from Donna in GA March 29, 2017 for David M. Clifford, MD, DABFP

Dr. Clifford is an exceptional physician. He ALWAYS goes above and beyond for his patients. He spends time to find out what is truly causing your issues and doesn't just look at the (computer ranges) and send you home if you are inside the parameters considered normal. Not everyone is identical and he understands what may be normal for one person may not be for another. He is… See more

from Judy in GA March 29, 2017 for David M. Clifford, MD, DABFP

I have been a patient of Dr. Clifford for several years. He is very carin and spends time with my family members who sometimes accompany me on appointments. If needed, he will come to your home. I consider him a friend as well as my physician.

from Elice in GA March 28, 2017 for David M. Clifford, MD, DABFP

The relationship I have with Dr. Clifford is more than just a doctor; he is a friend, one that is always available to me no matter time of day or medical issue that I may have. Dr. Clifford was recommended to me by my family who lives in Cobb County while I was moving there from Gwinnett County after the death of my husband. I cannot begin to tell you how much I appreciate and feel very much… See more

from Michelle in GA March 25, 2017 for David M. Clifford, MD, DABFP

I can say, without any exaggeration, that I wouldn't be where I am today if it wasn't for Dr. Clifford. After I got a thyroidectomy, and had gained 40 pounds from that, I couldn't get any cooperation from my endocrinologist to raise my Synthroid dosage to a higher amount. After a few months of experimenting with my dosage, gaining weight, and having no energy, I went to Dr.… See more

from Chuck and Susan March 5, 2017 for David M. Clifford, MD, DABFP

We have been patients of Dr. David Clifford for over ten years. We immediately became members of MDVIP under his dedicated care over the last two years since the program was available. Dr. Clifford and his team are totally responsive to our medical needs. They take the time and ensure all our medical concerns are addressed and solved. His vast medical experience to examine and treat us is… See more

from Michael February 23, 2017 for David M. Clifford, MD, DABFP

My wife connected me with Dr. Clifford about 20 years ago and he has been our primary care physician ever since. About 15 years ago, I noticed stiffness, pain and swelling in my left leg as I was leaving the office and walking to the car. I ascribed it to another weight lifting minor injury ... happended often. As I was preparing for bed that evening, I passed out while walking through the… See more

from Mary October 17, 2016 for David M. Clifford, MD, DABFP

After seeing the same Doctor for 37 years, I moved across town and visited my daughter's Doctor. I felt at ease there and came to appreciate the care I have received over the years. Dr. Clifford and his staff have never rushed me through an appointment, and he has always listened to me about whatever problems I have.
I was in such pain and unable to walk on January 3, 2016, a Sunday… See more

Annual Membership Fee

412.50per quarter
825.00per semi-annual
1,650.00per year
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