Innovation in Practice

Opportunity Highlights

Join an impressive team of 200+ providers


Enjoy a highly marketable base compensation

Benefit from a Monday-Friday schedule, treating 15-18 patients a day


Attain equal partnership after just 2 years

Embrace a single hospital call schedule with a 1:5 rotation


Receive a sign-on bonus and a competitive relocation package

About Athens and Watkinsville, Georgia

Welcome to Athens, Georgia, and its neighboring town of Watkinsville – a region where the spirit of the South converges with a thriving professional landscape, earning recognition for being an exceptional place to live and work. For physicians considering a role with United Digestive in this dynamic area, anticipate a unique blend of professional opportunities and a laid-back lifestyle, celebrated for both its medical excellence and genuine quality of life. 

In Athens, the cultural heartbeat of the region, experience the charm of a college town combined with Southern hospitality. Explore historic districts, engage with the vibrant arts scene, and savor local cuisine in an environment that fosters a unique sense of community. 

Just outside Athens, Watkinsville offers a quieter, more intimate atmosphere. Discover the historic downtown, local parks, and the warmth of close-knit neighborhoods that define this charming town. 

Both Athens and Watkinsville have earned acclaim for their outstanding lifestyles. Renowned for their rich cultural heritage, diverse music scenes, and a variety of recreational activities, the area consistently ranks among the top places to live in various national surveys. Residents enjoy experiences ranging from exploring hiking trails and attending local festivals to indulging in authentic Southern cuisine at cozy eateries. 

In the medical community, United Digestive is a leader in gastrointestinal care, providing physicians with an opportunity to make a significant impact on digestive health. Joining our team in Athens or Watkinsville means not only contributing to cutting-edge medical care but also immersing yourself in a lifestyle recognized nationally – where work and life meld seamlessly in these charming Southern enclaves. 

Beyond the professional realm, residents of Athens and Watkinsville revel in local lifestyle perks. Whether it’s attending football games at the University of Georgia, enjoying live music at local venues, or simply appreciating the unhurried pace of Southern living, Athens and Watkinsville invite you to embrace a distinctive blend of work and leisure in nationally recognized, culturally rich communities.