Robert Coggins


Name: John Robert Coggins, Jr., M.D.
Office: WellStar Medical Group, Gastroenterology
1551 Doctors Drive
LaGrange, Georgia 30240

Home: 1268 County Road 393
Lanett, Alabama 36863

College: Auburn University, Auburn, Alabama, B.S. Chemistry 8-29-79
Medical School: Vanderbilt University, Nashville, Tennessee M.D. 5-13-83
Internship and Residency: Ochsner Foundation Hospital, New Orleans, LA 7-1-83 to 6-30-86
Honors: Outstanding Fellow 1986
Fellowship: Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minnesota 7-1-86 to 6-30-89
Honors: J. Arnold Bargen Award 1989 (Outstanding Gastroenterology Trainee)

Past Positions: Senior Associate Consultant, Mayo Clinic, Jacksonville, Florida 7-1-89 to 6-30-91
Gastroenterology Center of West Georgia, LaGrange, Georgia 7-1-91 to 5-7-17
Current Position: Gastroenterologist, WellStar Medical Group, Gastroenterology, LaGrange, Georgia 5-8-17 to present

Hospital Affiliation: Wellstar West Georgia Medical Center, LaGrange, Georgia July 1, 1991 to present
Other Affiliation: Emory Surgery Center, LaGrange, Georgia October, 1996 to present
Certification ABIM, Internal Medicine and Gastroenterology
Memberships AGA, ACG, ASGE
Hospital Leadership Chief of Performance Improvement Committee, WGMC, Past President of the Medical Center (Two Terms), WGMC, Physician Enterprise Council, Wellstar, Past Member of Board of Trustees, West Georgia Health