New dermatologist accepting patients

Published 7:14 am Tuesday, November 13, 2012

Special to The Post-Searchlight

Bainbridge area residents in need of a dermatologist may now schedule appointments at Gulf Coast Dermatology’s newest Southwest Georgia location. Dr. Angela Bookout, dermatologist, and Certified Physician Assistant, Harmony Church, are now accepting patients for their office location at 1603 E. Shotwell St.

Gulf Coast Dermatology strives to provide shorter wait times and improve patient access to quality care, specifically in the areas with limited access. Gulf Coast Dermatology now serves patients in 16 locations across Florida, Georgia, and Alabama, and will soon be open in Valdosta, Ga.

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“We’re excited to be providing medical and surgical dermatology to the residents of Decatur County,” Bookout said. “Our goal is to increase accessibility to excellent care in communities across the region. Patients at our practice can typically be seen within the same week of calling to schedule an appointment.”

Individuals wishing to schedule appointments at the Bainbridge office may call (229) 416-4152, or toll-free, 1-877-231-3376.  Most insurances are accepted.

To learn more about Gulf Coast Dermatology and its services, visit