Jagdeep Singh, MD, is a board-certified internal medicine physician at Redmond Family Care at Cedartown. He received his medical degree from Grant Medical College in Mumbai, India, and completed a residency and an internship at Saint Barnabas Medical Center in Livingston, New Jersey.
Q: Why did you want to become a physician?
A: My mother’s prolonged sickness and subsequent passing during my early adulthood drew me to the field of medicine. I felt that a good caregiver could make a tremendous difference.
Q: What made you choose your specialty?
A: I enjoy personal interactions and helping patients choose treatment options. It is very satisfying to see patients get better.
Q: What are the most common conditions you treat and procedures you perform?
A: The conditions I treat most include high blood pressure, diabetes and high cholesterol. Joint injections are my most frequently performed procedure.
Q: What is your top wellness tip for readers that pertains to your specialty?
A: Exercise daily and control your diet.
Q: What do you enjoy doing when not practicing medicine?
A: I enjoy playing guitar and skiing, and I go to the gym every day.
Q: What is one interesting fact about you that would surprise readers?
A: Before becoming an internal medicine physician, I was a radiologist in India.
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