John A. Drummond, MD

Internal Medicine
35 Collier Road NW Suite 175
Atlanta, GA 30309 Get Directions
404.446.0456
John A. Drummond, MD
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Annual Membership Fee

450.00 every 3 months
900.00 every 6 months
1,800.00 each year

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, individualized attention you will receive from everyone in our office.
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Dr. Drummond's Credentials

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Residency:
Emory University Affiliated Hospitals Program
Atlanta, GA
Internal Medicine 1974-1975 and 1976-1977
Grady Memorial Hospital
Atlanta, GA
Chief Residency 1977-1978

Internship:
Emory University Affiliated Hospitals Program
Atlanta, GA
Straight Internal Medicine 1973-1974

Medical School:
University of Alabama in Birmingham School of Medicine
Birmingham, AL
Doctorate of Medicine 1973

Fellowship:
Emory University Affiliated Hospitals Program
Atlanta, GA
Infectious Diseases 1975-1976 and 1978-1979

Undergraduate:
Auburn University
Auburn, AL
Bachelor of Science 1969

American Board of Internal Medicine
Piedmont Hospital
The Shepherd Center
Alpha Omega Alpha Medical Honor Society
Auburn University, Omicron Delta Kappa 1969
University of Alabama School of Medicine, Outstanding Leadership Award 1973
Emory University School of Medicine, Voted Runner-Up, Best Teaching Resident by Emory Medical Students 1974-1975
Voted, "Teacher of the Year," by Emory University Internal Medicine Residents rotating through Piedmont Hospital 1986-1987
Top Doctor, Infectious Disease/AIDS Specialists (One of only five physicians so honored) by Atlanta Magazine 1992
Several Appearances on CNN and local television news programs regarding Infectious Disease/AIDS issues
Elected to Southeastern Clinical Club, a professional society of internal medicine specialists affiliated with Tulane University in New Orleans, Vanderbilt in Nashville, University of Alabama at Birmingham School of Medicine, and Emory University in Atlanta 1998
Summer Olympics Games Torchbearer, Atlanta, GA 1996
Emory University School of Medicine
- Instructor 1977-1978
- Clinical Professor of Medicine 1979-present
Piedmont Hospital
- Medical Director, Outpatient Infusion Center
- Medical Director, Infection Control
- Medical Director, Occupational Health Services
Physician-in-Charge, Biological Warfare and Bioterrorism, Promina Healthcare System 1995-2003
Section Chief, Division of Infectious Diseases, Piedmont Healthcare 1995-present
Infection Control Officer, 1996 Olympic Games
Atlanta Clinical Society 1980-1988
President, The Atlanta Infectious Disease Society 1981-1986
Infectious Disease Society of Georgia 1981-present
Junior Trustee, Board of Trustees, Medical Association of Atlanta 1984-1985
American Medical Association
Medical Association of Georgia
Medical Association of Atlanta
The American Society for Microbiology
Atlanta Medical History Society

Testimonials from patients of Dr. Drummond

from Patsy in GA March 25, 2020 for John A. Drummond, MD

Dr. Drummond is the reason I am a member of MDVIP. I was his patient before he became affiliated and I did not want to lose his care and counsel. I have utter confidence in his ability to diagnose and treat and I appreciate that he always communicates clearly- with humor or with seriousness as appropriate. His staff complements him very well. They are all responsive and demonstrate concern for… See more

from Tom and Karen in GA March 22, 2020 for John A. Drummond, MD

We are blessed to have John Drummond as our doctor. He and his staff are always there when we need them and so helpful and responsive. We never worry about medical care and never want to take their attentiveness to us for granted.

Dr. Drummond and his staff are absolutely the best!

from William in GA March 18, 2020 for John A. Drummond, MD

Dr. Drummond, you started treating Ellen and Bill soon after you first opened your office. You saved the live of Flossie Dodge and Tom Stocks, 2 very good friends of ours, We thank you for all the treatment and care you have given us. Over the years you have helped us through surgeries recommending excellent doctors, colds, deaths in our families, and last year Bill's cancer, heart and… See more

from David in GA March 12, 2020 for John A. Drummond, MD

Dr John Drummond’s first review of my family history and issues with lipid control led to a referral to a cardiologist who put me through a diagnostic process. That resulted in cardiac stents and a newly approved cholesterol medication. Five years later my cardiac event risk is nil. Thank you!

from Neville in GA March 11, 2020 for John A. Drummond, MD

John,
You have looked after me for 51 years and you have always gone the extra mile for me.
We can continue hanging in together as we both age !
All the best
Neville.

from Stan in GA March 11, 2020 for John A. Drummond, MD
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Can't recall how many years it has been, but do know it's more than a few decades. What remains clear that through "thick and thin", good times and bad, (and there has been an abundance of both), Dr John Drummond and his most caring staff have always been there. Whatever the problem, whatever the hour, they were but a quick call away. Never mattered how little medical… See more

from Frank in GA March 11, 2020 for John A. Drummond, MD

I am not one to call a doctor frequently and went years on MDVIP rarely communicating or seeing Dr. Drummond. In 2012 , I suffered a heart attack caused by a stopped-up blood vessel. As it turned more complicated, Dr. Drummond had me transferred to Piedmont Hospital from another area hospital. Dr. Drummond was at the Atlanta airport on a Sunday when this went down. He went immediately to his… See more

from Richard in GA March 10, 2020 for John A. Drummond, MD

John Drummond has been my regular doctor for many years, and he also looked after my wife. I have confidence in him and try to get all specialists to send him their findings.
Three years ago, I had a staph infection resulting in great pain, being unable to walk, and eight nights in the hospital. Dr. Drummond was right there, coordinating with the hospitalists and specialists, to see… See more

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