Our Doctors

Meet Our Team

Milene Argo, MD

As a board-certified primary care physician, Dr. Argo works to create a relationship with patients that promotes trust and open communication, whether the patient has an ordinary cold or a complex chronic condition. She will provide adult wellness and routine sick care, including ordering tests, diagnosing problems, prescribing medication, and referring patients to specialists as … Read More »

Patt Brooks, MD

Dr. Brooks received his Bachelor of Science degree in 1976 from The University of Georgia. In 1980 he earned his medical degree from the Medical College of Georgia. Dr. Brooks completed his internship and residency in Internal Medicine at Memorial Medical Center in Savannah, Georgia. He is board certified by the American Board of Internal … Read More »

Matthew Farmer, MD

Matthew S. Farmer, M.D., received his Bachelor of Science degree in Biology summa cum laude in 2007 from the University of Georgia. In 2011 he received his medical degree from the Medical College of Georgia School of Medicine. Dr. Farmer completed his residency in Internal Medicine in June 2014 through the Georgia Regents University Internal … Read More »

Mark Firth, MD

Dr. Firth received his Bachelor of Science degree in 1976 from Davidson College in Davidson, North Carolina. Following his undergraduate studies, Dr. Firth received his medical degree from The Medical College of Georgia. He then completed his internship and residency in Internal Medicine at Memorial Medical Center in Savannah. He is board certified by the … Read More »

Jane Fleagle, MD

Dr. Fleagle received her Bachelor of Science degree in Biology in 1981 from the University of Illinois, Champaign-Urbana. In 1985 she earned her Medical Degree from University of Illinois, Chicago. She completed her Internship and Residency at Rush-Presbyterian St. Luke’s Medical Center, Chicago, IL. After practicing in rural Appalachia, Dr. Fleagle worked at Hawthorne Medical … Read More »

Elizabeth Smith, MD

Dr. Elizabeth Smith earned her Bachelor of Arts degree with Distinction from Swarthmore College in Swarthmore, Pennsylvania. She then went on to medical school at The University of North Carolina School of Medicine where she earned her medical degree in 2003. Dr. Smith completed her internship and residency in Internal Medicine at Emory University in … Read More »

Lisa Smith, MD

Dr. Lisa Smith received a Bachelor of Science in Biology and Sociology from Emory University in 1994. She went on to earn her medical degree from The Medical College of Georgia in 1999. In 2002, Dr. Smith completed her internship and residency in Internal Medicine at Greenville Hospital System in Greenville, South Carolina. A native … Read More »

Rebecca Simmons, NP-C, CHNP

Rebecca Simmons, Nurse Practitioner, joined Athens Internal Medicine in June 2016. Becky is a graduate of the Family Nurse Practitioner Program at the University of North Georgia . She received her RN-BSN from Piedmont College in Athens, GA in 2013 and her Associates Degree in Nursing in 2000. She is seeing patients for routine visits … Read More »