Thomas W Hobby DO, FACP, an internist practicing in Valdosta, has been elected a Fellow of the American College of Physicians (ACP), the society of internists. The distinction recognizes achievements in internal medicine, the specialty of adult medical care.
Dr. Hobby was elected upon the recommendation of peers and the review of ACP’s Credentials Subcommittee. He may now use the letters “FACP” after his name in recognition of this honor.
Dr. Hobby is certified in internal medicine by the American Board of Internal Medicine. He is an affiliate of South Georgia Medical Center where he currently serves as the Medical Director of Hospice of South Georgia and the Langdale Hospice House as well as the Inpatient Palliative Care Program.
A graduate of Lowndes High School and Valdosta State University, Dr. Hobby earned his medical degree from Des Moines University and Health Sciences and completed his residency in internal medicine at the University of Tennessee-Chattanooga at Erlanger Hospital.
Dr Hobby has been in private practice at Valdosta Medical Clinic since July 2000. He is married to Brandi Corbett Hobby; they have 3 children (Caroline, Corbett, and Leyton).
ACP is the largest medical specialty organization and the second-largest physician group in the United States. ACP members include 143,000 internal medicine physicians (internists), related subspecialists, and medical students. Internal medicine physicians are specialists who apply scientific knowledge and clinical expertise to the diagnosis, treatment, and compassionate care of adults across the spectrum from health to complex illness.