Tower Pointe Office
Heart disease is more prevalent among black women than white women - as are some of the factors that increase the risk of developing it, including high blood pressure, overweight and obesity, and diabetes.
Family Medicine Office at Tower Pointe
The original members of the group were Dr. William G. Roche and Dr. Oliver Willard. Dr. Roche opened his practice in Greenwood in 1967. He and Dr. Willard opened their office on Edgefield Street in 1977. They they opened a new and larger office and became Professional Park Family Practice shortly after Dr. Murphy joined the practice in 1988. Dr. Todd Gallman joined the group in 1994.
Professional Park Family Practice merged with Piedmont Family Medicine in May 1996 and incorporated to become Piedmont Health Group. The medical field today is dominated by large corporations and there is an ever growing body of medical information that physicians must keep up with. We have found that our larger practice is better suited to meeting the health care needs of our patients. In 2006 Piedmont Health Group began work on a new medical center where we could offer our patients a broad array of medical services within our own practice.
On October 1, 2007, the Professional Park Office moved into their new offices located in the Tower Pointe Medical Center at 105 Vine Crest Court. This is at 1020 Alexander Road West, just off the By-Pass 225, and behind the Shell gas station which is at the corner of Alexander and the By-Pass.