Cartersville, GA; May 30, 2012Cartersville Medical Center announces the addition of Ginie Chan, MD to its medical staff. Dr. Chan joins the physician practice of Dr. John Cowan and Dr. Roger Hiser at Cartersville Internal Medical Associates, located on the hospital campus.

Board certified in internal medicine, Dr. Chan received bachelor’s degrees in biology and anthropology from Emory University, Atlanta, Georgia and earned her medical degree from St. George’s University School of Medicine in Grenada, West Indies. She completed an internship at Elmhurst Hospital Center – Mount Sinai in Elmhurst, New York. Chan received her master’s degree in public health and completed a residency at the University of South Carolina in Columbia, South Carolina, followed by completion of a residency program at Marshall University School of Medicine in Huntington, West Virginia.

Chan treats patients age eighteen and over and has a special interest in providing women’s health services. She is now accepting new patients and accepts most insurance plans, including Medicare. Same day appointments are available and there is a discount for self-pay if paid in full at time of service.

For an appointment with Dr. Chan or for more information, call MedLine® at (800) 242-5662.

About Cartersville Medical Center
Cartersville Medical Center, a 112-bed acute care hospital accredited by the Joint Commission and recently named Accredited Chest Pain Center, is a facility of Redmond Health System in Northwest Georgia. Cartersville Medical Center now offers da Vinci gynecological and urological robotic surgery and was named a Top Performing Hospital in 2011 by the Joint Commission based upon key quality measures. Acworth Medical Plaza – including Acworth Immediate Care and Acworth Imaging Center – and The Hope Center, a regional cancer treatment facility, are healthcare entities of Cartersville Medical Center.

For more information about programs and services offered at Cartersville Medical Center, The Hope Center or Acworth Medical Plaza, call MedLine® at (800) 242-5662 or visit