Allen M. Hoffman, MD
Dr. Allen M. Hoffman was born and reared in Atlanta, Georgia. His father, a long-time Atlanta physician, instilled in him the passion and values that have guided his practice for more than thirty-five years. Dr. Hoffman strives for prevention and wellness with a compassionate approach that places the needs of his patient first and foremost.
After completing his undergraduate studies and medical training at Emory University, his desire to serve the underserved took him to Albany, Georgia and the United States Public Services Corps. In 1986, he and his wife, Betsy, settled in Marietta where he has since practiced Internal Medicine.
Education and Training
- Undergraduate: Oxford College of Emory University, Oxford, Georgia, Associate of Arts, 1975
Emory College of Emory University, Atlanta, Georgia, Bachelor of Science in chemistry, 1977
- Medical School: Emory University School of Medicine, Doctor of Medicine, 1981
- Internal Medicine Internship: University of Florida, Gainesville, Florida, 1981-1982
- Internal Medicine Residency: Emory Affiliated Hospitals, 1982-1984
The linchpin of Dr. Hoffman's philosophy of care is simple - time. This means taking time to build relationships with his patients, dedicating time to intimately understand their health needs and goals, and allowing whatever time is needed to ensure top-notch assessment, guidance and advocacy. Dr. Hoffman believes that time is essential to provide quality healthcare.
Dr. Hoffman is an avid lifelong learner, enjoys travelling, hiking, gardening and honing his skills as an amateur meteorologist. Dr. Hoffman and Betsy live in Kennesaw with their oversized chocolate Labrador, Lucius Magnus.