Dr. Jeremias R. Duarte is a fully licensed physician from Columbus, GA. His medical career began in the U.S. Army when he enlisted to serve as a combat medic. During his tenure in the military, Dr. Duarte has received over 15 awards and decorations, as well as being named battalion NCO of the Year while enlisted. His service has included a deployment in support of Operation Iraqi Freedom, as well as tours of duty in the Republic of Georgia and Vicenza, Italy.
Dr. Duarte graduated magna cum laude from Columbus State University with a Bachelor of Science in Applied Computer Science and a minor in Business. After working for 2 years as a software developer, Dr. Duarte decided to pursue a full-time career in healthcare. He received his medical degree from the Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine. Dr. Duarte completed his internship at Hackensack Meridian Health, Palisades Medical Center, in New Jersey.
Dr. Duarte continues his military service as a commissioned officer and physician as a member of the Georgia Army National Guard. NIVA Health Woodstock is honored to welcome Dr. Duarte as part of the team.