D. Malcolm Barfield, D.O., F.A.C.O.G.

Dr. Malcolm Barfield is a Board Certified physician in the specialties of obstetrics and gynecology, and also performs advanced operative laparoscopy. He is the co-owner and a chief surgeon of the Georgia Advanced Surgery Center for Women, as well as a partner and practicing physician of Cartersville Ob/Gyn Associates.

Dr. Barfield completed his residency in obstetrics and gynecology at Emory University Affiliated Hospitals in 2004. Since then, he has devoted his private surgical practice to laparoscopic and other highly advanced, minimally invasive surgical techniques, introducing to the northwest Georgia area many innovations in the specialty. He was the first doctor in Rome to perform laparoscopic hysterectomy.

Dr. Barfield is a 2000 graduate of NOVA Southeastern University School of Osteopathic Medicine. He completed his internship at the Children’s and Women’s Hospital of the University of South Alabama. He holds a Bachelor of Science degree in microbiology from the University of Georgia. He also holds a paramedic certificate from Athens Area Technical Institute, and worked as a paramedic/firefighter for eight years before entering medical school.

He is a member of numerous professional organizations, including the American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists, the American Association of Gynecologic Laparoscopists and the Medical Association of Georgia. He has served on Cartersville Medical Center’s Credentials Committee, as is currently its chairman.

A native Georgian, Dr. Barfield grew up in Thomaston. He lives in Cartersville with his wife, Dr. Katherine Barfield, and their two sons.