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About Joy Zarandy

Dr. Joy Zarandy is a board certified family medicine physician. She attended the University of Georgia for her undergraduate studies where she graduated Magna Cum Laude and earned her bachelor of science in 2009 with double majors in biology and psychology and a minor in Spanish. She graduated medical school in 2013 from PCOM Georgia in Suwanee, Georgia, receiving honors as a member of the Sigma Sigma Phi national osteopathic medicine honors fraternity. She completed her family medicine residency in 2016 at AnMed Health in Anderson, South Carolina.

After residency Dr. Zarandy practiced outpatient family medicine for six years in the North Atlanta area. Her professional passions include primary care, preventative medicine, women’s health, promoting mental wellness and training future healthcare providers.

Dr. Zarandy has always been a strong advocate for medical education for both patients and students. As a practicing clinician she served as a medical school guest lecturer, table trainer for osteopathic manipulation and preceptor for nurse practitioner and medical students. During her career she has received the AnMed Resident Teacher Award and several student teaching awards. In 2022 she joined her alma mater, PCOM Georgia, as full-time faculty.

Dr. Zarandy is native to Georgia. Her husband is also a proud graduate of PCOM Georgia and serves as Team Physician for a local professional sports team. They have two young and active sons. Dr. Zarandy is an avid runner and has participated in several marathons and half marathons. She appreciates the importance of a healthy work-life balance and enjoys family-time, baking and cake decorating, training in martial arts and DIY projects.


February 2022 - Present Assistant Professor of Family Medicine, Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine Department of Family Medicine

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Professional Service and Affiliations

2023 - Present President-Elect, ACOFP-GA, State Chapter
2022 - Present Faculty Advisor, Family Medicine Club (SAACOFP), PCOM Georgia
2022 - Present SPEC Chair, PCOM Georgia
2022 - Present Faculty Advisor, Sigma Sigma Phi, PCOM Georgia
2013 - Present Member, American Academy of Family Physicians
2009 - Present Member, American Osteopathic Association
2023 Attendee, NBOME Standard Setting Conference
2014 - 2016 Peer-selected Member, GME Resident Life sub-committee, GME Committee, AnMed Health
2013 - 2016 Member, Education and Recruitment Commitee, AnMed Health
2013 - 2016 Member, Graduate Medical Education Committee, AnMed Health
2009 - 2013 Member, Family Medicine Club (SAACOFP), PCOM Georgia
2009 - 2013 Member, Sigma Sigma Phi, PCOM Georgia
2010 - 2011 Vice President, Family Medicine Club (SAACOFP), PCOM Georgia
2010 - 2011 Vice President, Sigma Sigma Phi, PCOM Georgia
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Honors and Awards

  • 2016 Resident Teacher Award, AnMed Health. June 2016
  • Student Teaching Award, AnMed Health, 2015, 2016
  • McIntosh Scholarship Fund Recipient, Volunteers in Medical Missions, July 2014
  • Alumni Association Scholarship, PCOM Georgia, May 2013
  • Dean’s Letter for 50+ hours community service, PCOM Georgia, 2010, 2011


2009 - 2013 DO, Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine ‐ Georgia Campus
2005 - 2009 BS, University of Georgia ‐ Biology & Psychology

Contact Information

P: 678-225-7482


Scholarly and Professional Articles (6)

Conferences and Presentations (8)