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Dr. Sara Thurgood, MD

Family Physician, Primary Care Doctor

Leeds, AL

Overall rating
5.0
Recent reviews
Very professional. She handled the procedure very carefully and gave very informative information.
Very professional. She handled the procedure very carefully and gave very informative information.
William H. · March 19, 2019
Great doc, listens to my issues and takes the steps to help and educate.
Great doc, listens to my issues and takes the steps to help and educate.
RG · Less than 3 months ago

About Dr. Sara Thurgood

Dr. Sara Thurgood is a caring family physician and primary care doctor and caters to the locals of Leeds, AL. She is an attending physician at Brookwood Primary Care - Grand River, where she gives her patients her undivided attention and practices with the goal of helping each of them lead healthy and fulfilling lives. Dr. Thurgood received her medical degree from the University of Alabama, Birmingham. She further gained practical experience by completing an internship at the University of South Alabama and a residency at Hunterdon Medical Center. She also holds certification from the American Board of Family Medicine. In addition to pursuing her clinical career, Dr. Thurgood has published articles and book chapters that focus on various topics in her field of specialization. She is also an active member of the American Academy of Family Physicians. Outside of medicine, she likes hiking, fishing, snow skiing, and spending time with her family.

In-network insurances

  • Aetna
  • Allwell
  • Ambetter

Specialties

  • Family Physician
  • Primary Care Doctor

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Board certifications

  • American Board of Family Medicine

Education and training

  • Medical School - University of Alabama, Birmingham, Doctor of Medicine
  • University of South Alabama (Internship)
  • Hunterdon Medical Center (Residency)
  • Brigham Young University (Bachelor's)

Professional memberships

  • American Academy of Family Physicians

Awards and publications

  • 2016 Medical Resident Trivia Bowl Championship (NJAFP conference, Atlantic City, NJ)
  • "Evaluating the effect of skin-to-skin contact on reducing postpartum hemorrhage: a prospective study," June 2017 NJAFP annual conference poster presentation, Atlantic City, NJ
  • "Improving the diagnosis and management of asthma in outpatient practice," June 2017 Grand Rounds presentation at Hunterdon Medical Center, Flemington, NJ
  • "PPI Use and Dementia: a study in evidence-based medicine," April 2016 Resident Education, Flemington, NJ
  • "Ideal Primary Care Reimagined," February 2016 Resident Education, Flemington, NJ

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Languages spoken

  • English

Provider's gender

Female

NPI number

1154618155

Dr. Sara Thurgood's office location

Brookwood Primary Care - Grand River

1115 Payton Way

Leeds, AL 35094

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She is awesome!
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She listens to my whole problem and then goes to work fixing all of me!
Less than 3 months ago
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Love this clinic front to back.
Less than 6 months ago
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Everything was great, it took a bit in the room before she came in.
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I love the office, staff was great and I love Dr. Thurgood.
Less than 6 months ago
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