- Albany US-GA
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As Staff Psychiatrist at Turning Point Hospital in Moultrie, Georgia, Wanda Gobin specializes in addictive diseases and dual diagnosis, a term used to describe people who deal with addiction that is exacerbated by a diagnosable mental illness. Dr. Gobin was formerly affiliated with Phoebe Putney Memorial Hospital in Albany, Georgia, where she served as the hospital’s Medical Director from 2008 to 2011. Prior to that, Wanda Gobin was Staff Psychiatrist, a position that she achieved in 2006. During her tenure at Phoebe Putney Memorial Hospital, Dr. Gobin assumed a range of responsibilities on the hospital’s surgical and medical floors. She was also directly involved in the care of psychiatric patients in the hospital’s outpatient clinic and treatment program. Wanda Gobin served on Phoebe Putney Memorial Hospital’s Physician Peer Review Committee and Physician Wellness Advisory Committee. In preparation for her involvement in those groups, she spent three years on the Emergency Center’s Peer Review Committee and the hospital’s Physician Practice and Operations Committee. A graduate of Kansas City University of Medicine and Biosciences, Wanda Gobin’s training took place at several Virginia medical hospitals and clinics, including Virginia Beach Psychiatric Hospital, Portsmouth Naval Hospital, and Eastern Virginia Medical School’s outpatient clinic. Dr. Gobin fulfilled her psychiatric residency at Eastern Virginia Medical School, completing an accredited program that requires physicians to achieve competence in patient care, medical knowledge, practice-based learning, interpersonal communication, professionalism, and systems-based practice. Dr. Gobin acts as Medical Director for the Albany Area Community Service Board. In her spare time, she enjoys horseback riding and gardening.