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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.




Medical Assistant

I was born and raised in Athens, Ga.. I received my high school diploma from Cedar Shoals High School. At University of North Georgia, I received my Medical Assistant certificate. I have been in the medical field for 3 years. In my spare time, I love spending time with my family and going to different adventure parks.


Office Manager

Although I was born in Florida, I have lived all over the United States. I enjoy spending time with my family and grandsons. I have been in the medical field for over 20 years. I feel a passion for patient care and strive to make the experience as positive as possible.


Front Office Coordinator

Melanie received her BA (Bachelor of Arts) Liberal Arts degree from Cal Poly in San Luis Obispo, California, receiving extensive training in Special Education plus a minor in Biology. She has worked in the medical field since 2000. Melanie and her Air Force Veteran husband enjoy spoiling their cat and two dogs. She spends her spare time reading and gardening. She is also an actress with Zombie Farms (, the Haunted Athens Halloween event each year. Even though Mel has lived in several areas, her heart is with the GA Bulldogs and also enjoys hollering “Go Dale Jr,” during the NASCAR races.


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.


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.




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. 




Born and raised in South Carolina. Married with 2 boys. Moved to Georgia in the 6th grade. Graduated from Athens Tech with degree in Medical Assisting, Patient Care Tech, Surgical Tech and Phlebotomy Tech.. Loves to Travel and ride motorcycles.



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.  

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
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