Our Providers

I consider it a privilege to be able to help and serve my patients and my community. – Dr. James Gore

James Gore, M.D.

Dr. James Gore is the owner of Family Medical Center and Internal Medical Center and has been practicing medicine for over 31 years.  He initially went to dental school and became a dentist in 1982. Dr. Gore furthered his education and received his medical degree from University of Florida in 1986.  He served and practiced medicine in the United States Navy in San Diego, California before relocating to his hometown of Griffin, GA in 1992.  His fields of interest include occupational medicine, orthopedics and auto immune disorders.  He is a Senior Aviation Medical Examiner for the Federal Aviation Administration and is also a Certified Medical Examiner for the Federal Department of Transportation. He has participated in numerous medical mission trips over the years serving as both a dentist and physician.   He resides in Griffin, Georgia with his wife Kathy and enjoys cattle farming and flying.  

Kristin Gore, M.D.

Dr. Kristin Gore is a board certified Family Medicine physician with experience in global health/tropical medicine, urgent care, geriatric medicine, adolescent medicine, and pediatrics. Dr. Gore received her Associate of Science in Biology from Gordon College in 2001 and her Bachelor of Science in Psychology/Chemistry from Augusta State University in 2003. She went to medical school at The American University of the Caribbean School of Medicine and graduated in 2008. She then completed a Family Medicine/Global Health residency at AnMed Health in Anderson, SC in 2012. She also obtained an International Medicine & Public Health Diploma in 2014. Dr. Gore has worked at Family Medical Center in Griffin since 2001. Her areas of interest are mental health, tropical/travel medicine, ADD/ADHD, and diabetes management. She is a member of the American Academy of Family Physicians. She resides in Griffin and enjoys traveling with her husband and daughter.

Amy Head, APRN

Amy Head is a board certified Family Nurse Practitioner with over 17 years of experience in family practice, urgent care, emergency care and geriatric rehabilitation services. Amy received her Bachelor of Science in Nursing from Medical College of Georgia in 2002. She went on to obtain her Master of Science in Nursing as a Family Nurse Practitioner and graduated Cum Laude in 2011 from the Medical College of Georgia, and has been practicing in the Griffin area since 2002.  Amy is interested in both the prevention of illness and pursuit of wellness.  Her areas of interest are Type II Diabetes and cardiovascular disease.  Furthermore, Amy knows the importance of balancing family and work and its impact on health.  She believes education and awareness are the keys to achieve health and wellness. Her family resides in Peachtree City and she enjoys hiking and whitewater rafting with her husband and 2 teenage boys.