MEET OUR DOCTORS
CATHY T. LARRIMORE, MD, FACOG
Cathy T. Larrimore, M.D. is Board Certified in Obstetrics and Gynecology by the American College of Obstetrics and Gynecology (ACOG). She graduated from Georgia Tech with Highest Honors in 1988 and from Emory University School of Medicine in 1992. Dr. Larrimore practiced General Medicine for four years before completing her residency in Obstetrics and Gynecology at the Naval Medical Center in Virginia. After serving for three years as a faculty member and staff OB/GYN at the Naval Medical Center, Dr. Larrimore returned to the Atlanta area where she opened her private practice in January, 2004 in Covington, Georgia.
Meridith Farrow, MD, FACOG
Dr. Farrow was awarded her degree in Biology from Emory University before earning her medical degree at Mercer University School of Medicine, graduating in the top 5% of her medical school class. She selectedthe world-renowned University of Florida Health Science Center for her residency training.
She graduated as an Obstetrician-Gynecologist in 2004 and was immediately offered a teaching position at the University of Florida. She is board certified. She was an Assistant Professor at the University Of Florida for 11 years, where she contributed to the education and training of countless young physicians. For most of the same time, she also served as the Medical Director of the Beaches Women’s Health Specialists. In 2014, she joined North Florida OB GYN and enjoyed her practice in Jacksonville until the opportunity to return home to Georgia presented itself.
Dr. Farrow will return to her hometown and join the Covington Women’s Health Specialists Team! She is excited to practice at Piedmont Newton Hospital, where her family has a tradition of service and volunteering. She has special interests in diagnosing female cancers, performing minimally invasive surgeries, and helping with sexual problems. Dr. Farrow is also active medical aid work in Haiti.
Joining Dr. Farrow in her move back home are her husband who was able to transfer to the area and their three children. She is excited to share her hometown with her family.
JESSIE BENDER, DO, FACOG
Dr Bender is board certified by the American College of Obstetrics and Gynecology (ACOG). She was born and raised in Pennsylvania. She graduated Cum Laude from Juniata College with a degree in Biology. She completed her medical school at The Lake Erie College of Osteopathic Medicine and her residency in Obstetrics and Gynecology at the Reading Hospital and Medical Center in Reading, Pennsylvania. During her residency she completed several additional months of training in Minimally Invasive Surgery and Urogynecology. She has special interests in osteopathic manipulation, high risk pregnancies, and robotic surgery.
DR. SHERLEY SAMUELS
Dr. Sherley Samuels has a special interest in High Risk Obstetrics; she completed her training at Rutgers University, one of our country’s most rigorous programs. She is excited to join our community along with her husband and infant daughter. Her husband, Steven, is a Georgia native, and he recently completed his PhD at the Tuskegee Institute.
DR. MICHELLE WHITE
Dr. Michelle White, a Georgia native, completed her studies at Morehouse School of Medicine and trained in Obstetrics and Gynecology at Atlanta’s premier hospitals, Grady Memorial and Atlanta Medical Center. She looks forward to developing lasting relationships with her patients. Along with her husband and newborn son, Dr. White is enjoying participating in our community..