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Dr. Garland Martin

Internal Medicine
Jesup, GA
28 years experience male

Locations

Jesup Health and Rehab

Jesup, GA

Address

3100 Savannah Rd, Jesup, GA, United States
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My office hours

Wednesday: 9:00am - 5:00pm
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About

Bio

I am an Internal Medicine physician, an Emergency Room Medical Director and a Hospitalist. I enjoy the quiet simple live. I enjoy meeting and helping people however I can

Specialties
Doctors may have more than one area of specialty interest. Board certification in a specialty area means the doctor has completed formal training and has practice experience in that specialty, and has passed the certification examination from the corresponding accredited medical specialty board.

Internal Medicine

Critical Care

Emergency Medicine

Hospital-based practice

Licenses

United States: Arkansas, Florida, Georgia

Doctor Q&A

55 Answers
169 Agrees
The number of answers this doctor has agreed with.
A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Garland Martin
Internal Medicine 28 years experience
Glucose: yes your fasting glucose is normal, would ask why the concern for diabetes? a better test would be a HgbA1c
A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Garland Martin
Internal Medicine 28 years experience
Chest: There are many causes of chest pain would need more specific info to help.
A 22-year-old male asked:
Dr. Garland Martin
Internal Medicine 28 years experience
Pimples: Yes it can. All penile lesions should be checked out by physician.
A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Garland Martin
Internal Medicine 28 years experience
Tetracycline: most antibiotics will work, tetracycline, Keflex, clindamycine are all good for topical infectins of the skin
A 21-year-old male asked:
Dr. Garland Martin
Internal Medicine 28 years experience
Lbp: would worry more about STD, or prostatitis. Cancer low on the list but could be checked for all 3 at the same timei
A 24-year-old male asked:
Dr. Garland Martin
Internal Medicine 28 years experience
Arm pain: Would recommend you see orthopedist, could be as simple as tennis elbow or worse torn muscle
A female asked:
Dr. Garland Martin
Internal Medicine 28 years experience
Poo: could be because of the antibiotics or maybe C. Difficle an over groth of intestinal bacteria. stool samples by your physician are needed
A 16-year-old male asked:
Dr. Garland Martin
Internal Medicine 28 years experience
Slurred speech: yes you can slur your speech secondary to your anxiety
A 17-year-old female asked:
Dr. Garland Martin
Internal Medicine 28 years experience
Headache: Would recommend you see your primary dr. Head aces may be migraine bit may be related to renal disease or hypertension.
A 40-year-old female asked:
Dr. Garland Martin
Internal Medicine 28 years experience
Bowel: constipation is a thought, but with such a change in bowel habits recommend you see Gastroenterologist.
A 23-year-old male asked:
Dr. Garland Martin
Internal Medicine 28 years experience
Not likely: while possible, not likely. would discuss with ex and if concerned get tested for hiv and other stds
A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. Garland Martin
Internal Medicine 28 years experience
Irregular to palp.: while no nodules are present, the palpating individual may have felt a difference in texture or size.
A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Garland Martin
Internal Medicine 28 years experience
Herpes: it is normal for the pain to decrease, as the nerve ending fatigues out. but they should be treated by your primary care physician
A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Garland Martin
Internal Medicine 28 years experience
Bacteria in pores: the pores are occluded by facial oils and create this problem
A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Garland Martin
Internal Medicine 28 years experience
Recommend he see ENT: with them remaining swollen they may require removal. ENT is best resource for this procedure
A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Garland Martin
Internal Medicine 28 years experience
Augmentin (amoxicillin and clavulanate): Any medication has a potential to cause heartburn. If augmentin (amoxicillin and clavulanate) taken without food it is likely.
A 48-year-old female asked:
Dr. Garland Martin
Internal Medicine 28 years experience
Temp: Sounds like a minor viral infection, if it worsens see physician
A 21-year-old male asked:
Dr. Garland Martin
Internal Medicine 28 years experience
Foot: It is probably very bruised and contused but an xray would be diagnositc if looking for a fracture. So yes i would get an xray.
A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. Garland Martin
Internal Medicine 28 years experience
Pain: could be kidney or appendix, would suggest you see physician if pain continues
A 28-year-old male asked:
Dr. Garland Martin
Internal Medicine 28 years experience
Ammonia: It is a little high. would have it retested and see physician
A 28-year-old male asked:
Dr. Garland Martin
Internal Medicine 28 years experience
Erection: Any beta blocker can interfere with libido and serial arousal
A 32-year-old female asked:
Dr. Garland Martin
Internal Medicine 28 years experience
Surgery: all surgeries care a risk. i know little about the laser spine institute. i would always recommend a second opinion
A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Garland Martin
Internal Medicine 28 years experience
Vision: you should seek medical attention right away. these could be serious signs
A 41-year-old female asked:
Dr. Garland Martin
Internal Medicine 28 years experience
Hiccups: Yes he may take them. thorazine 25 - 50 mg tid, reglan 10 mg before meals and at bedtime
A 52-year-old female asked:
Dr. Garland Martin
Internal Medicine 28 years experience
Zoloft (sertraline): researched medication and found no documentation of these sideeffects
A 59-year-old male asked:
Dr. Garland Martin
Internal Medicine 28 years experience
Bump: if a week of amoxicillin hasn't resolved issue needs to be seen about, could just be a tophi, mayh be sebaceous cyst.
A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. Garland Martin
Internal Medicine 28 years experience
C Diff: Unfortunately the answer is yes, it may even show up 6 months out.
A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Garland Martin
Internal Medicine 28 years experience
Fluid: it is not uncommon for fluid to reaccumulate. i would recommend you see an orthopedics physician it may require draining again and steroid injection
A 36-year-old female asked:
Dr. Garland Martin
Internal Medicine 28 years experience
H pylori: Consider asking your primary care physician about testing you for h pylori and checking your stool for fecal leukocytes, and ova and parasites.
A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. Garland Martin
Internal Medicine 28 years experience
Cough: You need to see physician. Two weeks of coughing is concerning. Thoughts include whooping cough, TB, chronic bronchitis are just a few.
A 16-year-old female asked:
Dr. Garland Martin
Internal Medicine 28 years experience
Blackhead: avoid squeezing any bumps on your face for risk of a worsening infection. dilute the hydrogen peroxide with 2 parts water to 1 part hydrogen peroxine.... Read More
A 17-year-old female asked:
Dr. Garland Martin
Internal Medicine 28 years experience
Vomiting: Possibilities include pregancy, sinus drainage, anxiety and a host of others. Would need more info to narrow the answer.
A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Garland Martin
Internal Medicine 28 years experience
Hair follicles: you may have plugged hair follicles, abrasive antibacterial scrubs may help, avoid oils and lotions
A member asked:
Dr. Garland Martin
Internal Medicine 28 years experience
cyst: Sorry not my area of expertise. Would recommend gynecologist.
A 37-year-old male asked:
Dr. Garland Martin
Internal Medicine 28 years experience
Ask: Ask for tennis elbow splint and anti-inflammatories, should resolve in 2-3 weeks.
A 37-year-old male asked:
Dr. Garland Martin
Internal Medicine 28 years experience
Ingestion: Ingestion of bananas, Gatorade or Powerade, or pickle juice will help replace lost potassium.
A 37-year-old male asked:
Dr. Garland Martin
Internal Medicine 28 years experience
Ignore: Punctures should be allowed to bleed for several minutes as this helps flush bacteria out.
A 37-year-old male asked:
Dr. Garland Martin
Internal Medicine 28 years experience
Ice,: Ice, rest and anti-inflammatories. don't avoid muscle use, just avoid overuse.
A 37-year-old male asked:
Dr. Garland Martin
Internal Medicine 28 years experience
Eating: Eating only high protein runs risk for renal damage, some carbs are necessary.
A 33-year-old member asked:
Dr. Garland Martin
Internal Medicine 28 years experience
Not likely: the lemon if used as astringent would raise ph of skin making pimples less likely
A 33-year-old member asked:
Dr. Garland Martin
Internal Medicine 28 years experience
Facial scrub: a mildly abrasive facial scrub with an antimicrobial product. Even Dial soap could be used
A member asked:
Dr. Garland Martin
Internal Medicine 28 years experience
Ankle injury: May take up to 6 months to completely heal
A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Garland Martin
Internal Medicine 28 years experience
Ddimer: would not totally exclude dvt or pe other testing would be needed
A 21-year-old male asked:
Dr. Garland Martin
Internal Medicine 28 years experience
Pain: sounds nerve like in nature, cardiac or heart less likely
A 16-year-old female asked:
Dr. Garland Martin
Internal Medicine 28 years experience
Pain: while there are few organs on left lower side i recommend you seek medical help at once
A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Garland Martin
Internal Medicine 28 years experience
Yeast: over the counter Monistat is a great cream
A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Garland Martin
Internal Medicine 28 years experience
Pregnancy: I would suspect not although it could happen, but would not be related to taking 1 pill late.
A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Garland Martin
Internal Medicine 28 years experience
Possibly: there are many possible problems with the use of cocaine, i recommend you let you Ob/Gyn know at once

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Aug 15, 2014
Very good and timely responses.
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Mar 31, 2015
Dr. Martin is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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Mar 31, 2015
Dr. Martin is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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Thank you, your answer was very helpful! The description cleared it up and vividly described it! Thanks lots!
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Thank you, your answer was very helpful! Thanks! Where should i ask him to get tested?
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This was very helpful. Thanks! Thank you for your help

Education & Training

Medical/Graduate school

Ross University School of Medicine, Dominica
Graduated 1994MD

Residency

East Tennessee State University
Completed 1999

Awards

HealthTap Founding Doctor

Affiliations

American Board of Disability Analysts
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