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Our office is conveniently located to near downtown Columbia to better serve our community and the surrounding counties.

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Improving Lives

Our goal is to improve the quality of life for every patient by providing the best possible healthcare service.

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Exceptional Quality

We pride ourselves in the quality of the healthcare services we provide.

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Knowledge and Experience

Our knowledgeable physicians and friendly staff have years of experience in providing exceptional healthcare.

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On September 1, 2015, CORE Physicians will align with Family Health Group (FHG) and become FHG CORE. Affiliated with Maury Regional Medical Center, FHG has more than 25 physician practices ranging from primary care to physician specialists and is the largest network of physicians in southern Middle Tennessee. The combined strength after our joining FHG will allow for the development of disease prevention and personalized wellness programs, strong disease management protocols, and efficient diagnosis of acute illnesses.

Our physicians at CORE have always been dedicated to providing you with outstanding medical care and we will continue that tradition going forward. We know you have choices and we are honored you entrust our providers for your care. Every physician and clinical provider at CORE Physicians will continue to be available to serve your needs as we move forward as FHG CORE.

For more information on our joining FHG, call 931.388.9706. If you need to schedule an appointment with one of our providers, call 931.490.1100.

John O. Simmons, M. D., M.P.H.
Chief Executive Officer

As of September 1st, 2015, the CORE Physicians patient portal will no longer be active. We are diligently working on providing you a new portal through FHG.

Welcome to CORE Physicians.

Welcome to CORE Physicians

Our practice is known for its individualized, patient-focused approach that emphasizes care for all stages of life in all settings, i.e., the office, hospital, nursing home, assisted living and your home with the help of home health nurses and therapists.

Our name, “CORE Physicians” reflects our commitment to restoring the central concept of medicine . . . physicians working directly for their patients with their best interests at heart.

We invite you to make CORE Physicians your primary source for healthcare.

Patient Care Philosophy

CORE Physicians provides patient care services in response to a wide range of medical care needs of individuals of all ages regardless of race, color, creed, national origin, gender or disability seven days a week. Courteous treatment for all patients is a requirement of the physicians and staff.

CORE Physicians complies with the American Disabilities Act of 1990, Rehabilitation Act of 1973 (as amended), the Civil Rights of 1991, Public Law 101-336 and all related civil rights, orders and laws.

For more information please read our Nondiscrimination Policy