Dr. John W. Desimone MD Family Medicine Doctor

Dr. John Desimone is a family medicine doctor in Ashburn, Georgia and is affiliated with Tift Regional Health System. He received his medical degree from Medical College of Georgia School of Medicine and has been in practice for 37 years. He is one of 13 doctors at Tift Regional Health System who specialize in Family Medicine.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Family Medicine Doctor: Geriatric Medicine

Hospital Affiliation

Tift Regional Health System

Education & Medical Training

Floyd Medical Center
Residency, Family Practice, 1977–1980

Medical College of Georgia School of Medicine
Class of 1977

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Family Medicine
Certified in Family Medicine

American Board of Family Medicine
Certified in Geriatric Medicine

GA State Medical License
Active through 2013

Publications & Presentations

TRPM5-dependent Amiloride- and Benzamil-insensitive NaCl Chorda Tympani Taste Nerve Response.
Ren, Z.,Rhyu, M. R.,Phan, T. H.,Mummalaneni, S.,Murthy, K. S.,Grider, J. R.,Desimone, J. A.,Lyall, V.

N-geranyl cyclopropyl-carboximide modulates salty and umami taste in humans and animal models.
Dewis, M. L.,Phan, T. H.,Ren, Z.,Meng, X.,Cui, M.,Mummalaneni, S.,Rhyu, M. R.,Desimone, J. A.,Lyall, V.

Sodium in the food supply: challenges and opportunities.
DeSimone, J. A.,Beauchamp, G. K.,Drewnowski, A.,Johnson, G. H.

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