Ribbon Cutting at New Metter Location

A big thank you goes out to the Metter-Candler Chamber of Commerce and the entire Metter community for their support at the Optim Primary Care ribbon cutting Feb. 28. We’re so thankful to be a part of this amazing community. Pictured from left to right: Mikeyia Shipman; Kristen Monroe; Darla Kennedy; Peggy Strickland; Lee Walker, FNP; Nic Thompson (Optim Sports Medicine, Metter High School Athletic Trainer); Brandi Collins; Roger Beville, MD; Rob Snipes (CEO, Optim Medical Center-Tattnall); David Perry (CEO, Optim Health System); Ty Butler (Optim Sports Medicine, Director)


Optim Primary Care is proud to announce the opening of their newest location in Metter, Ga. The practice is located at 380 A Cedar Street. Primary Care Physician Roger Beville, MD, is now seeing patients at the facility, along with Lee Walker, Family Nurse Practitioner.

A graduate of Georgia Southern University, Dr. Beville completed medical school at the Medical College of Georgia in Macon and completed his residency at the Naval Regional Medical Center in Charleston, S.C. He has practiced in Metter since 2007.

Lee Walker is a Family Nurse Practitioner. He earned his Bachelor of Science in Nursing as well as his Master of Science in Nursing from Georgia Southern University. Walker is board certified by the American  Nurses Credentialing Center. He has worked as a nurse practitioner in Metter for 22 years.

Services include wellness physicals, sports physicals, and pediatric care for ages three and up. Conditions treated include diabetes, high blood pressure, migraines, depression and Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder.