The primary mission of Medical Specialty Care Services is to serve our Veterans with high quality, evidence-based, patient centered care in an atmosphere that promotes continuous improvement in the quality of that care. We value our commitment to the Veterans and their families by providing treatment and education with a caring attitude.
Our secondary mission is to promote a positive learning atmosphere to prepare the next generation of healthcare providers. As a teaching institution, we have affiliations with the Schools of Medicine at Emory University School and Morehouse College in training medical fellows, residents, and students. Ongoing research in multiple medical specialty areas is being conducted to further advance the care and services provided to you.
The Medical Specialty Care Service Line delivers a comprehensive range of specialized medical care to Veterans through general internal medicine and medical subspecialties. Veterans who feel they may need the services of one of the subspecialties listed below are encouraged to speak with their Primary Care Provider who can initiate a consultation request for an appointment. Medical Specialty Care Services offered at the Atlanta VA Medical Center include: