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Meet the Team


 

Internal Medicine

Athena Medical Clinic is proud to offer internal medicine services. With various medical specialties and exceptional facilities, we are equipped to diagnose and treat any internal medicine concerns.

Sleep Medicine

One of the main services that Athena Medical Clinic offers is sleep medicine and we are proud to offer sleep consultations and treatments for sleep disorders for patients. You can be assured knowing your sleep health is in qualified hands. We offer treatments for disorders such as obstructive sleep apnea, insomnia, restless leg syndrome, night terrors, narcolepsy, bed-wetting, sleep walking and more.

 

Meredith Sartain


Precertification Specialist

Meredith graduated from the University of West Georgia in 2018 and has been working in the medical field for four years. She enjoys traveling, hiking, kayaking and being with her family. She will never turn down a Reese's cup or a good mystery novel.

 

Monica

Medical Assistant

Monica loves working in the medical field. She enjoys welcoming our patients and attending to their medical needs to make their visits pleasant. She works in the back office. In her spare time, she enjoys spending time with her cat "kosher the pickle.

 

Avi Patel

Front Office Assistant

Avi was born and raised in Athens, GA and graduated from the University of Georgia with a degree in Biology in 2022. He is an aspiring physician and an avid Georgia Bulldogs fan.

 

Torcia Smith

Front Office Coordinator

Torcia is a Tennessee native and graduated from Millington High School in 1986. She has been in the medical field for 25+ years and owns a home health care business since 2018. She has been happily married for over 30 years and has 4 children and 11 grandchildren.

 

Ruthie Cheek

Office Manager

Ruthie studied Health Services Administration at Macon State College and continued her education in Medical Billing and Coding at the University of Georgia. She enjoys watching college football, and the Atlanta Braves, and spending time at home with her family and pets.

Valencia

Sleep Technologist

Valencia attended Albany State University in Georgia. She obtained her Associate in Applied Science degree is in Polysomnography Technology. In her spare time, she is an active volunteer in her local church. Valencia enjoys singing, dancing and traveling. When asked about her goals, she wants to stay positive every step of the way throughout life.

 

Amani

Technician

I’m a newly A-Step certified technician and currently studying for the RPSGT exam. I enjoy spending time with my family and taking care of my four children. I enjoy learning new things and teaching new things to others. My goal is to be the best I can be at everything I pursue. 

 

Dave

I received my associate degree in science and graduated in alternative system of medicine from India. I am in the healthcare field since last 21 yrs. I moved to US in 2009 and since then I am working as a polysomnography technologist. I also received RPSGT certificate from BRPT and   RST certificate from ABSM. I enjoy working as a polysomnography technologist.  

 

Janet

Lead Sleep Technologist

Janet graduated with a BS (Bachelor of Science) degree in Respiratory Therapy. She has extensive experience in Respiratory Therapy and Sleep Technology. She received her RPSGT (Registered Polysomnographic Technologist) and also is a Registered Respiratory Therapist. She has worked in the medical field since her graduation in 1987 from the Medical College of Georgia. Janet has two children, both in college; in her spare time, she enjoys playing tennis with her son.

Location

Athena Medical Clinic and Sleep Medicine Associates of Athens
1500 Oglethorpe Ave, Suite 3100
Athens, GA 30606
Phone: 706-770-1436
Fax: 706-850-6389

Office Hours

Get in touch

706-770-1436