Board Certification

  • Family Medicine



Self Regional Medical Center
Family Medicine
Greenwood, SC

Medical School

Medical College of Georgia
Doctor of Medicine
Augusta, GA

Undergraduate School

University of Georgia
Bachelors of Science
Athens, GA


Joshua L. Garrett, M.D., recognized as Best Healthcare Provider by the Northeast Georgian’s Best of Habersham, is a board certified family medicine physician. Practicing in Demorest since 2007, Dr. Garrett’s passion is getting to know his patients and addressing their needs in a truly compassionate manner. From the newborn nursery to the geriatric population, Dr. Garrett appreciates caring for his patients at each stage of life and embraces the opportunity to care for each one.

Dr. Garrett grew up in Rome, Georgia and graduated with honors and cum laude from the University of Georgia in Athens with a bachelors degree in science. From there, Dr. Garrett attended the Medical College of Georgia in Augusta where he earned his doctor of medicine degree. After completing his studies in Augusta, he completed his family medicine residency in Greenwood, South Carolina at Self Regional Medical Center and was elected chief resident his final year.

Dr. Garrett and his family moved to Habersham County in 2007 and started the HMC Family Practice with the assistance of Habersham Medical Center. In 2014, Dr. Garrett, along with his staff, launched Garrett Family Medicine in an effort to further expand care for our patients.