DR. PODGORSKI NAMED MAURY REGIONAL MEDICAL CENTER PHYSICIAN OF THE YEAR
COLUMBIA, Tenn.—Gary T. Podgorski, M.D., a specialist in radiology, was named Maury Regional Medical Center’s Physician of the Year at the annual meeting of the medical staff on December 2. Dr. Podgorski was the second physician to be presented with this award, given annually to the physician who best represents his or her profession and the mission, vision and values of the medical center.
“Dr. Podgorski was selected by the medical staff and employees of Maury Regional for his outstanding professionalism and compassion. Many have positively commented on his willingness to be available to staff, physicians and patients. He has the heart of a teacher and exemplifies the quality care given by all at this medical center,” said CEO Robert Otwell.
Dr. Podgorski has been on the medical staff since 1987 and is involved in numerous committees and medical center initiatives. He served as chief of staff in 2002. Dr. Podgorski received his medical degree from the University of North Carolina in Chapel Hill, North Carolina. He completed a residency at Vanderbilt University Medical Center and is board certified in radiology.