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
from Colette in GA March 16, 2018 for John A. Drummond, MD
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Dr. John Drummond is among the most intuitive, perceptive, knowledgeable and clever physicians I have ever had the luck to experience...
His disposition can be sharp and to the point, and he has reminded me time again of the very famous Dr. House!! He could be his daddy!
I wish John Drummond a total prompt recovery and a very much earned Physician's Day!

from Mary & Bill in GA March 10, 2018 for John A. Drummond, MD

My husband has been seeing Dr. Drummond for 35 or 40 years at the recommendation of my sister. I began about 30 years ago. He is the very best. We have 2 friends who are alive today due to his knowledge and treatment. I don't know anything else to say other than he is the best. His concern , bedside manner, and knowledge is unbeatable. We have been blessed to have been under his care… See more

from Cissy in GA March 7, 2018 for John A. Drummond, MD

Ive had Dr Drummond for my doctor for almost 25 years. We met because I had MRSA. When he notified me of his change to MDVIP, I didnt have to think twice about changing over to keep him as my doctor. He has seen me through so many major crises with such success . I trust him and feel taken care of when I need him. He knows my complicated history, he knows what I worry about, and I can tell him… See more

from Christoph in GA March 7, 2018 for John A. Drummond, MD

we wish you a speedy and successful recovery.
We patiently wait to see you soon.
All the best
Karin and Chris J.

from Joe in GA March 6, 2018 for John A. Drummond, MD
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Dr. J has always been a blessing to my wife and I. We love his dry sense of humor and the looks he can give us over the top of those reading glasses. We overlook his poor undergraduate choice but one cannot be expected to make the best decisions early in life. When I see him each year my personal goal is to try and make him laugh. I know I've got pretty decent material, but he just… See more

from TOM & KAREN in GA March 6, 2018 for John A. Drummond, MD

Dr. John Drummond always goes above and beyond and exceeds our expectations in every way. He has a bias for availability and provide his cell phone number and email address to communicate at all times outside of his office hours. His exemplary service is special and, as an example, despite the fact that he has recently had heart surgery he has been available and attentive to us as patients… See more

from ADRIENNE in GA March 5, 2018 for John A. Drummond, MD

A Tribute to Dr. John Drummond

So who can you trust if you can't trust your primary doctor.?..It's all about the trusting relationship that one has with his/her doctor. I trust that Dr. Drummond will be the best diagnostician that he can be when he is reviewing my test results and that he will lead me to the best practitioners to help me deal with my medical issues and he has… See more

from sylvia in GA March 2, 2018 for John A. Drummond, MD

I have only been Dr. Drummond's patient for a little less than a year although my husband has been his patient for many years. Dr. Drummond kindly agreed to become by physician after I was severely ill and had spent two weeks in the hospital. He completely took over my care and oversaw all medications including those prescribed by other physicians that I was seeing at the time. He took… See more

from David in GA March 1, 2018 for John A. Drummond, MD

Thanks for making health care real, relevant, and personal. No further life threatening demonstrations are necessary, you have my complete attention!

from Elizabeth in GA February 28, 2018 for John A. Drummond, MD

There is not enough room to express our feelings for John Drummond. He is always there for you. He is compassionate, caring and so understanding of your health problems. Having him for our doctor is so special, because he is a special man! Hope he stays well and continues to practice medicine, which he does so well. Our fondest regards to John. Liz and Bill C.

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