Connection. Discovery. Treatment. Education.

Here at N.E.W.S. we promise to help each individual to live a healthier and longer life.

Functional and Integrative Medicine with over 90 years of combined experience.

Call: (706) 769-0720

Our response to COVID-19

As our office responds to COVID-19, the health and safety of our patients and employees are our top priority. As such we will no longer be taking in-person appointments, or seeing new patients during this time.

You may still pick up supplements, new procedures below, and call in to make telemedicine appointments.

See our COVID-19 Info

Picking up supplements

To pick up supplements, during this time, you must first order and pay for your supplements. We will then hand the supplements out to patients on Wednesday from 10 AM - 4 PM, in front of the office.
Once you arrive for supplement pickup, stay in your car and call the office. Someone will come out to process your order, take your credit card for charges and return with your supplements, receipt and credit cared.

If you'd like your supplements mailed to you, we can accommodate.

Call: (706) 769-0720

Telemedicine appointments

Setting up a telemedicine appointment is very easy.

Steps for setting up your appointment:

  • Call to make an appointment at (706) 769-0720
  • Fill out our Telemedicine consent form found here
  • Submit your forms to, an hour before you appointment
  • Be prepared and waiting in the digital lobby, 15 minutes before your appointment. Use the links below.

Our telemedicine links

Please use the following links to join your telemedicine session.
For help, please visit patients page here.

Our doctors

With a combined 90+ years experience, were here to help you.

Kirk A Melville, MD

Practicing medicine for 40+ years

Find more about this doctor, here.

Specializes in:

  • Internal Medicine
  • Functional Medicine
  • General Medicine
  • Bale/Doneen-Heart Attack & Stroke Prevention
Call: (706) 769-0720

Elizabeth L Schultz, DO

Practicing medicine for 50+ years

Find more about this doctor, here.

Specializes in:

  • Gynecology
  • Hormone Replacement
  • Functional Medicine
  • Bale/Doneen-Heart Attack & Stroke Prevention
Call: (706) 769-0720

Our process

We believe in a multi-level approach when it comes to your health. Through our process,we treat and educate our patients, so that they can maintain their health and live longer lives.


We believe that knowing our patients, helps better our care for our patient's health and wellness.


We believe that employing modern methodologies allows for a better understanding each patient's health.


We believe that balance in our patient's treatment leads to optimized wellness, and a longer healthier life.


We believe in educating our patients to help them understand what to do to maintain their health and well-being.

Ready to live a healthier life?

Call: (706) 769-0720