John E. West, MD, FAAFP, NLA, ABCL, ABFM, a Family Physician with Eastside Primary Care

Get to know Family Physician Dr. John E. West, who serves patients in Snellville, Georgia.

Dr. West is a considerate family physician with Eastside Primary Care in Snellville, Georgia. It is a part of Eastside Medical Center, which has been a healthcare leader for more than 39 years providing quality care to patients in Gwinnett and surrounding areas.

“Above all else, we are committed to the care and improvement of human life. In recognition of this commitment, we will strive to deliver high quality, cost-effective healthcare in the communities we serve” according to the mission statement of their website. 

A graduate of the Medical College of Georgia, Dr. West went on to complete his internship and residency in family medicine at the same educational venue. Before long, he became board-certified in family medicine by the American Board of Family Medicine, a non-profit, independent medical association of American physicians who practice in family medicine and its sub-specialties. 

A Fellow of the American Academy of Family Physicians (FAAFP), the doctor is also affiliated with several medical centers in his local area, including Gwinnett Medical Center-Lawrenceville and Gwinnett Medical Center-Duluth.

Family medicine is a medical specialty devoted to comprehensive health care for people of all ages. The specialist is called a family physician or family doctor. A family physician is often the first person a patient sees when seeking healthcare services. They examine and treat patients with a wide range of conditions and refer those with serious ailments to a specialist or appropriate facility. 

An authority in his field, Dr. West has been honored with several awards and recognitions, including Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2015, 2016, 2017, 2018), On-Time Doctor Award (2015, 2016, 2017, 2018), and Patients’ Choice Award (2015, 2016, 2017, 2018).

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