Primary Care Physicians 

Emory Healthcare's Primary Care Physician team is a part of the growing Division of General Medicine and Geriatrics. We have primary care career opportunities in the ambulatory or hospital setting and at The Atlanta Department of Veterans Affairs Medical Center. Both faculty and non-faculty opportunities exist in urban and suburban Atlanta locations. Some of our include employer-based health solutions and VA teleprimary care outreach to rural areas.

Current Openings 

Contact Us 

To learn more or to discuss available opportunities, please contact Please Danielle Moses at 404-778-7726 or

Physician Resources

As part of the Woodruff Health Sciences Center, Emory Healthcare provides access to a multitude of resources designed to assist medical providers in providing quality health care. Emory physician resources include various publications, medical education programs and open clinical trials information. Emory Healthcare’s Community Outreach Liaisons are available to assist clinicians access subspecialized services.

Leadership Team

Physicians are naturally born leaders and as a newly employed physician at Emory Healthcare we offer physician guidance and leadership through every step of the way. Whether you have questions on your daily routine, your expectations or just have a question, our primary care leadership team is here to guide you along the way.

Frederick E. Turton, MD, MBA, MACP - Medical Director

Dr. Turton is a Medical Director of Primary Care and Assistant Professor of Medicine at the Emory University School of Medicine. Before coming to Emory he practiced in Sarasota, Florida for 27 years where he gained experience forming a large medical group, hospital management and leading an independent practice association. He also has extensive experience in professional medical associations having served in the American College of Physicians (ACP) as Governor for Florida and is currently Chair Emeritus of the ACP Board of Regents. He is board certified in internal medicine.

Christopher M. Masi, MD, Ph.D., FACP – Medical Director

Dr. Masi is board certified in internal medicine and is Professor in the Department of Medicine, where he serves as Medical Director of Primary Care. He received his MD from the University of Illinois and his Ph.D. from the University of Chicago. He joined Emory University in 2017. His clinical research focuses on chronic disease management and the social determinants of health. This work has been supported by federal, state, and foundation research grants. Dr. Masi’s current focus is optimizing health system performance by achieving the quadruple aim of improving the health of populations, enhancing the patient experience, controlling health care costs, and increasing joy in medicine among providers and staff.

Theodore M. Johnson II, MD - Professor & Chair

Dr. Johnson graduated from Northwestern Medical School (1990), Chicago, IL, with residency and fellowship training (1997) at UNC Hospitals, Chapel Hill, NC. He has been an Emory faculty member since 1997 and currently serves as the Director of the Division of General Medicine and Geriatrics and Chair of the Family and Preventive Medicine. He is board certified in internal medicine and geriatric medicine.