Dr. Barbara Williams,
The classic “local girl who made good,” Barbara Williams graduated magna cum laude from Georgia Southern and taught high school for 5 years before earning her medical degree—along with the American Association of Medical Women’s Glasgow Achievement Award. She completed her OB/GYN residency in Atlanta and returned to South Georgia to practice in 2003, settling in Statesboro in 2009.
Born in Clinton, Illinois, she moved as a child with her family to Metter, Georgia and graduated from Metter High School in 1983. In 1998, she graduated from West Virginia School of Osteopathic Medicine. She completed her Obstetrics/Gynecology residency in Atlanta, Georgia at Atlanta Medical Center in 2003, and practiced Obstetrics/Gynecology for 2 years in Douglas, Georgia.
In 2005, she moved closer to home by joining Evans Memorial Hospital in Claxton, and she joined the staff at East Georgia Regional Medical Center in 2009.
A Fellow of the American College of Obstetrics/Gynecology, Dr. Williams and her husband Benjie have two children and one granddaughter.