Jennifer Burkmar, MD, MBA, FAAFP Family Medicine Physician


Jennifer Burkmar, MD, MBA, FAAFP

Dr. Jennifer Burkmar is board-certified in both family medicine and obesity medicine, and treats patients of all ages from infants to seniors. Dr. Burkmar provides compassionate care to each patient, considering his or her physical, emotional and social needs. She aims to help her patients thoroughly understand the condition of their health and devise appropriate treatment plans unique to each patient. Dr. Burkmar specializes in women’s health, obesity and concussion treatment, along with managing and improving chronic disease condition, promoting overall health and preventative care. Dr. Burkmar lives an active lifestyle with daily exercise, and in her spare time, she enjoys traveling and spending time with friends, family and her dogs.

Education & Training

  • Bachelor of Science, Psychology, University of Prince Edward Island, Prince Edward Island, Canada
  • Doctor of Medicine, University of the Americas, Nevis, West Indies
  • Master of Business Administration, Healthcare Administration, Davenport University, Grand Rapids, MI
  • Residency, Family Medicine, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, GA

Certifications and Affiliations

  • Board Certified, Family Medicine and Obesity Medicine
  • Credentialed ImPACT Consultant for Post-Concussion Assessment
  • Fellow, American Academy of Family Physicians/li>
  • Member, Georgia Academy of Family Physicians

Clinical Interests and Expertise

  • Women’s health
  • Birth Control (contraception including IUDs and subdermal implants in the arm)
  • Obesity
  • Diabetes
  • Hypertension
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Joint injections including knee, elbow, hip and shoulders
  • Trigger point injection for neck and back spasm
  • Skin biopsies
  • Basic wound care
Jennifer Burkmar, MD, MBA, FAAFP
Dr. Jennifer Burkmar is board-certified in both family medicine and obesity medicine, and treats patients of all ages from infants to seniors. Dr. Burkmar provides compassionate care to each patient, considering his or her physical, emotional and social needs. She aims to help her patients thoroughly understand the condition of their health and devise appropriate treatment plans unique to each patient. Dr. Burkmar specializes in women’s health, obesity and concussion treatment, along with managing and improving chronic disease condition, promoting overall health and preventative care. Dr. Burkmar lives an active lifestyle with daily exercise, and in her spare time, she enjoys traveling and spending time with friends, family and her dogs.

Education & Training

  • Bachelor of Science, Psychology, University of Prince Edward Island, Prince Edward Island, Canada
  • Doctor of Medicine, University of the Americas, Nevis, West Indies
  • Master of Business Administration, Healthcare Administration, Davenport University, Grand Rapids, MI
  • Residency, Family Medicine, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, GA

Certifications and Affiliations

  • Board Certified, Family Medicine and Obesity Medicine
  • Credentialed ImPACT Consultant for Post-Concussion Assessment
  • Fellow, American Academy of Family Physicians
  • Member, Georgia Academy of Family Physicians

Clinical Interests and Expertise

  • Women’s health
  • Birth Control (contraception including IUDs and subdermal implants in the arm)
  • Obesity
  • Diabetes
  • Hypertension
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Joint injections including knee, elbow, hip and shoulders
  • Trigger point injection for neck and back spasm
  • Skin biopsies
  • Basic wound care