MEDNAX Acquires Anesthesiology Practice in Georgia
MEDNAX (NYSE: MD) today announced the acquisition of DeKalb
Anesthesia Associates, P.A., a physician group practice that provides
anesthesia services at DeKalb Medical at North Decatur and DeKalb
Medical at Hillandale in Decatur, Ga. The practice will become part of
MEDNAX's American Anesthesiology division.
DeKalb Anesthesia Associates was founded in 1961 and is a private group
practice consisting of 13 anesthesiologists and 33 anesthetists,
providing anesthesia services across a wide spectrum of subspecialty
areas. DeKalb Anesthesia Associates has been the only group to provide
anesthesia services to DeKalb Medical for more than 50 years. Further,
MEDNAX's Pediatrix division currently provides neonatal intensive care
unit (NICU) services at DeKalb Medical.