Georgia Cancer Specialists Welcomes Dr. Kevin Peacock to its Rockdale Office
Monday, August 2, 2010
Georgia Cancer Specialists (GCS) — the largest private medical oncology/hematology practice in the Southeast — continues to grow and expand its services with the addition of Dr. Kevin Peacock to its Rockdale office (1501 Milstead Road, Suite 110; 770-760-9949).
GCS now has 43 physicians and 30 offices.
“We’re delighted to welcome Dr. Peacock to the practice,” said Dr. Bruce Feinberg, president and CEO of GCS. “It is thrilling to have such an esteemed, highly-trained physician as part of our cancer care team.”
Dr. Peacock joins Dr. Victoria Afshani, Dr. Aaron Alizadeh, and Dr. Feinberg at the Rockdale office.
“I’m proud to have joined an elite group of oncology doctors, and I look forward to serving Georgia’s cancer community,” said Dr. Peacock.
Dr. Peacock completed his fellowship at the Wake Forest University School of Medicine in Winston-Salem, North Carolina, and his residency at the Medical College of Virginia in Richmond, Virginia. He also received his medical degree from the Medical College of Virginia. His areas of special interest are general medical oncology, gastrointestinal cancers, breast cancer, head and neck cancer, and hematology.
Dr. Peacock is a member of the American Society of Hematology, the American Society of Clinical Oncology, the North Carolina Oncology Association, and the Piedmont Oncology Association.
Georgia Cancer Specialists is one of the top 10 private cancer practices in the U.S. and a leader in advanced cancer treatment and research. The practice offers community-based medical oncology and hematology services and is the first private oncology practice to also provide a full range of support services for patients in Georgia, including nutritional counseling, pain management, wellness counseling, and home health coordination. The GCS research department, whose focus is bringing targeted cancer therapy to communities, is the first in Georgia to offer Phase I clinical trials, the most novel cancer therapies available. GCS has 30 offices, 42 physicians, and more than 500 support staff members located in Metro Atlanta, North and Central Georgia, Southeast Tennessee, and Southwest North Carolina, and provides care through approximately 205,000 annual patient visits. Georgia Cancer Specialists can be found on the web at www.gacancer.com. GCS is The Cancer Answer.