505 Mount Pleasant Road
Thomson, Georgia 30824
Appointments: (706) 595-1461

Jacqueline W. Fincher, M.D., MACP

Jacqueline W. Fincher, MD, FACP is a physician of Internal Medicine, a “Doctor for Adults,” and has been in practice at McDuffie Medical Associates since 1988. She is a graduate of Oral Roberts University with a BS in Biology, and of the Medical College of Georgia, where she received her MD and her residency training in Internal Medicine.

Dr. Fincher is a 20-year volunteer with the American Heart Association, serving as President of the Georgia Affiliate, and serving on the SE Affiliate and National Board of Directors. Dr. Fincher is also a 20-year breast cancer survivor and volunteer with the American Cancer Society, starting the first Relay for Life in Thomson and running a monthly cancer support group for 12 years. She has a longstanding commitment to bringing health education to her patients and the lay public, through her medical practice and volunteer work.

She is a sought after speaker to both lay and professional groups on cardiovascular disease, cancer, women’s health, health and public policy, and electronic health records.

Professional Activities

  • NCQA Certificate of Excellence in Diabetes since 2009
  • American College of Physicians, Governor, Georgia Chapter 2011-2015 and member since 1988
  • American College of Physicians, national Health/Public Policy Committee and Board of Governors
  • Medical Association of Georgia, Council on Legislation and House of Delegates
  • Advisory Board, Georgia Office of Women’s Health – appointed by Gov. Barnes
  • Graduate, inaugural class of Georgia Physicians Leadership Academy, 2009
  • Advisory Board AMA Health Information Technology Committee, 2009-2011
  • Advisory Board American EHR Partners 2010 – 2011
  • Project Manager for the Information Rx patient education program by the National Library of Medicine &
  • CP Foundation
  • ACP Foundation, Health & Patient Literacy Committee – 2007-2008
  • 2001 Graduate of Leadership Georgia
  • 1990 Graduate of Leadership McDuffie


2011 National ACP Mastership Award – outstanding contributions to medicine
2007 National ACP Key Contact award – outstanding contribution to advocacy for patients & physicians
2007 ACP Laureate Award – excellence in the practice of internal medicine
2000 American Heart Association - National Physician of the Year Award

Civic Activities

First Methodist Church – Choir, Sunday School teacher, Bible study leader
McDuffie Mission Clinic