Dr. Gary Botstein is board certified in both Rheumatology and Internal Medicine by the American Board of Internal Medicine. He received his Bachelor of Science degree with Phi Beta Kappa in chemistry from Brooklyn College, his medical degree from Harvard University School of Medicine, completed his medical residency and internship at Beth Israel Hospital in Boston, and completed his Rheumatology Fellowship at the Medical University of South Carolina in Charleston. He was a recipient of the Jonas Salk Scholarship for Medical School.
He is a past president of the DeKalb Medical Society, a Founding Member of the American College of rheumatology, recipient of The McCurdy Citizenship Award, Community Service Award for the Medical Association of Georgia and the Community Service Award for Channel 11 Alive. He is a founder of and current Chairman of the Board of the Physician’s Care Clinic, an indigent clinic in DeKalb County, since 1992.
When not providing care to his patients, Dr. Botstein enjoys his family, golf, woodworking and guitar.
Dr. Najam received her Bachelor of Medicine, Bachelor of Surgery degrees from Dow Medical College in Pakistan. She completed her residency in Internal Medicine at Meharry Medical College in Nashville and fellowship training in Rheumatology at Vanderbilt University Medical Center. In the few years to follow, she continued short courses in Musculoskeletal Ultrasound in Dubai, as well as the American College of Rheumatology.
Prior to joining DeKalb Medical, Dr. Najam was the Attending Rheumatologist at United Regional Physicians Group, which is affiliated to United Regional Hospital in Wichita Falls, TX.
Dr. Najam is board certified in Rheumatology by the American Board of Internal Medicine and has been in this profession for over 16 years. Her clinical interest is in general Rheumatology, and she can deal with complex rheumatologic diseases. She is also trained to do Ultrasound in management of her patients. Dr. Najam is also a Fellow of the American College of Rheumatology (ACR) and a present member of the Association of Pakistani Physicians of North America (APPNA) and Wichita County Medical Alliance.
In her spare time, Dr. Najam enjoys to read, travel, paint, cook, and spend time with her family, which consists of her husband and two sons.
2712 North Decatur Road
Decatur, GA 30033
(For Drs. Botstein & Najam in Decatur)
(For Dr. Hartman in Decatur)
2311 Henry Clower Blvd.
Snellville, GA 30078
(For Dr. Hartman in Snellville)