Center for Primary Care

We strive to improve the health and wellbeing of the families we serve by providing compassionate and high-quality care in a joyful setting.

Providers – McDuffie

JACQUELINE W. FINCHER, MD, MACP

Overview

  • Undergraduate Education: Oral Roberts University, Tulsa, OK
  • Medical Education: Medical College of Georgia in Augusta, GA
  • Internal Medicine Residency: Medical College of Georgia in Augusta, GA
  • Internal Medicine practice since 1988
  • Regent, American College of Physicians (National Board of Directors for Internal Medicine)
  • Former Governor, Georgia Chapter, American College of Physicians, 2001-2015
  • Joined CPC in 2015
  • Medical interests: Women’s Health, Diabetes, Cardiovascular Disease
  • Married to James L. Lemley, MD; one daughter
  • Interests include travel, scuba diving, politics, and organized medicine

JAMES LEMLEY, MD, FAAFP, MBA, CPE

Overview

  • Undergraduate Education: University of Georgia in Athens, GA
  • Medical Education: Medical College of Georgia in Augusta, GA
  • Family Medicine Residency: Medical College of Georgia in Augusta, GA
  • Joined CPC in 2015
  • Married to Jacqueline W. Fincher, MD; one child
  • Interests include traveling, painting, and reading

ROBERT K. LEMLEY, MD

Overview

  • Undergraduate Education: University of Georgia in Athens, GA
  • Medical Education: Medical College of Georgia in Augusta, GA
  • Internal Medicine Residency: Memorial Medical Center in Savannah, GA
  • Joined CPC in 2015
  • Married to Amy Lemley; two children
  • Interests include swimming, gardening, singing in choir, and traveling

KRISTINA KRUSE, MD, FAAFP, CLC

Overview

Dr. Kruse was born and raised in rural Ohio. She graduated with her bachelor of science in 2013 from The Ohio State University with a major in Biology. She attended Ross University School of Medicine and completed her medical doctorate in 2018. 

 

She completed her residency in family medicine in 2021 at the Medical College of Georgia Department of Family Medicine at Augusta University Medical Center.

 

Dr. Kruse’s research presentations include research in thyroidectomies, chronic pain management, and addiction medicine. 

 

Her certifications include lactation consultation, osteopathic manipulation, medical ultrasound, geriatrics, and medication assisted therapy in addiction medicine. 

In her free time, she enjoys outdoor activities with her family and traveling.

 

Dr. Kruse is accepting new patients of all types into her practice, including: 

  • Newborns 
  • Pediatrics
  • Adolescents 
  • Women’s health
  • Adults
  • Geriatrics

 

Please call the office to be scheduled for a new patient appointment at       706-595-1461