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Gawayne Vaughan, M.D., Follows in Uncle’s Footsteps

Posted by on Nov 12, 2013 in Other Adult Services, Sutter Auburn Faith Hospital | 0 comments

Gawayne Vaughan, M.D.Gawayne Vaughan, M.D., has joined Sutter Independent Physicians and practices with his uncle, Mark Vaughan, M.D., at Auburn Medical Group in Auburn, CA.  Like his uncle, Dr. Gawayne Vaughan practices family medicine.

 Born and raised in Auburn Dr. Gawayne Vaughan was in junior high at EV Cain when his uncle Mark was in medical school.  During this time Dr. Mark Vaughan shared his medical school experience with Gawayne and the younger Vaughan decided to follow in his uncle’s footsteps.

 Dr. Gawayne Vaughan received his medical degree from Loma Linda University and completed his internship and residency at Mercy Medical Center in Redding. His professional interests include family medicine, preventive medicine, sports medicine and dermatology. 

 He takes a holistic approach to patient care and uses counseling, physical therapy and lifestyle changes to help patients reach their health and wellness goals. Dr. Gawayne Vaughan also looks to preventive medicine that includes screenings and tests to catch illnesses or disorders before they occur.

 Dr. Vaughan returned to Auburn in September 2013 to reunite with his parents, grandparents, aunts and uncles and to start his practice. Active in his church, Dr. Gawayne Vaughan also enjoys the outdoors and bike riding with his wife, Shelley.

 He is enjoying practicing family medicine with his uncle, Dr. Mark Vaughan, and being able to follow patients on a long term basis. He especially likes working with families and being able to provide health and wellness therapies to all the generations in each family—from the children and parents to grandparents and great grandparents.

Posted by on Nov 12, 2013 in Other Adult Services, Sutter Auburn Faith Hospital | 0 comments