Dr. Alana Kent, MD

Dr. Alana Kent, MD

Family Medicine  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 45
Dr. Alana Kent, MD is a family medicine specialist in Ellijay, GA and has been practicing for 16 years. She graduated from Mercer University School Of Medicine in 1999 and specializes in family medicine.

14244 Highway 515 N # 100

Ellijay, GA 30536

Contact Information

(706) 698-5433

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Assurant Health
  • AvMed
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Georgia
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
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Dr. Kent's Experience

Dr. Kent's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Family Medicine
  • Board certified in Family Practice
  • No malpractice claims found
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found

Care Philosophy

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1  Specialties

  • Family Medicine

1  Board Certifications

  • Family Practice
    Accredited by: American Board of Family Medicine*

175  Conditions Treated

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15  Procedures

  • Anemia and Iron Deficiency Screening
  • Arterial Blood Gas Test (ABG)
  • Cardiovascular Stress Test
  • Cholesterol Screening
  • Diabetes Screening
  • Electrocardiogram (EKG)
  • Fecal Occult Blood Test for Colorectal Cancer
  • Immunization
  • Liver Function Test
  • Osteoporosis Screening
  • Prostate Cancer Screening
  • Pulmonary Function Test
  • Rh Incompatibility Screening
  • Thyroid Screening
  • Wellness Examination

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Georgia.

0 Sanctions

No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

0 Board Actions

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.


  • Oglethorpe
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1995
  • Mercer University School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1999
  • Greenville Memorial Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2002

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • English

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What People Say About Dr. Alana Kent, MD
My husband and I love Dr. Kent! She and her staff are very compassionate and concerned. Dr. Kent saved my husband's life and for that I am forever grateful. We've been a patient of Dr. Kent for four years and every time we have an appointment, we are treated wonderful. When either of us had an...Read More
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Joyce in Ellijay, GA – Feb 13, 2018
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I have been using Dr Kent and Lifetime Medical for a few years now. I have my share of some pretty serious health conditions, and more than once they have went that extra mile to ensure my well being. The attention and help I have received from this practice is so far above the, 'accepted norm...Read More
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Ellijay, GA – Aug 11, 2017
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I am a 55 year old female that raises a small child between change of life and having my colon removed Months before meeting Dr Kent I had ran out of hope. She was kind and very knowledgeable. She started with a physical and complete blood screening. She has given me my life back. It wasn't an over...Read More
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Marilyn Sponable (Missi) in Blue Ridge, GA – Apr 12, 2017
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Dr. can't treat you like family. She is on top of any issues you speak to her about. Without hesitation she refers you to the specialist you need. In fact her staff calls the specialist office for your appointment . Dr. Kent, is has the best bedside manner of any doctor I have ever had and I am...Read More
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L in Ellijay, GA – Apr 03, 2017
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Office staff cold, unprepared and short with answer and service. Bedside manner of Dr. Kent cannot make up for her rude husband lurking around the office. Extremely proud of themselves at this office and they will let you know just how lucky you are to be allowed to be seen.
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H in Ellijay, GA – Nov 29, 2016
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