Dr. Fussell practices family medicine and is committed to providing comprehensive health care to patients of all ages. Appointments are currently available to establish care. Her interests include pediatrics (family visits welcome), women’s health with experience in IUD insertions and removal, birth control implants, and annual screenings, weight loss expertise, and adult primary care, including diabetes management and hypertension. Dr. Fussell earned her bachelor’s degree from Pennsylvania State University and her medical degree from St. George’s University School of Medicine. She did her residency at the University of Tennessee in Nashville.
Dr. Fussell is a member of the American Medical Association, which is the largest association of physicians and medical students in the United States. The AMA’s mission is to promote the art and science of medicine and the betterment of public health. She is also a board certified member of the American Academy of Family Physicians.
Dr. Fussell is excited to be joining the Upson community alongside her husband, Dr. Corey Fussell, who joined Upson Family Physicians in August 2019.
“From the moment I first visited Thomaston, I knew it was the place for us. Everyone has been so welcoming and kind. I have not met a single stranger, just friends I did not know yet. As a family doctor, people trust you to care for the most precious part of their lives; their families. I can’t wait to start taking good care of all my new friends,” said Fussell.
CEO Jeff Tarrant said “We are excited to have Dr. Meagan Fussell joining our Thomaston medical community. Dr. Fussell has shared with me how excited she is to become part of our community, develop relationships, and start caring for our population. Dr. Fussell is a great example of a well-educated and dynamic family physician who is joining us in Thomaston for all the right reasons.”
Dr. Fussell is accepting new patients and walk-ins are welcome. To schedule an appointment, call Upson Family Physicians at 706-647-7009.