Dr. Paul M. Thaxton

Dr. Paul Thaxton takes great pride in his 30-year tradition of providing and advancing women’s healthcare in the Central Savannah River area of Georgia and South Carolina. 
 
Dr. Thaxton, a native Georgian, earned his BS degree in chemistry from the University of Georgia and graduated from the Medical College of Georgia. He completed his internship at Eugene Talmadge Memorial Hospital, now known as MCG Hospital, and completed a residency in Obstetrics and Gynecology at MCG. He was awarded the W.G. Watson award as most outstanding Chief Resident during his residency and started his private practice in Augusta in 1977. 
 
Dr. Thaxton is Board Certified by the American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists. He is also a Fellow of the American Board of Ob-Gyn as well as a Diplomat of the American Board of Ob-Gyn. He is an Assistant Clinical Professor at the Medical College of Georgia and has been honored with the Resident’s Teacher of the Year Award. He is also past president of the Augusta Ob-Gyn Society and has been honored in the annual Augusta Magazine Best of Augusta awards program several times. Dr. Thaxton has also been chosen by his peers as one of the Best Doctors in America several times, most recently for 2009-2010
 
He and his wife Terri live in Augusta and have a son, a daughter and two grandchildren.