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George John Heymach, III

George John Heymach, III, American physician, educator, health facility administrator, consultant. Diplomate in internal medicine, pulmonary medicine, critical care medicine, geriatrics American Board Internal Medicine. Grantee in field.


III, George John Heymach, was born on November 17, 1942 in New York City. Son of George John and Bertha Vina (Floerke) H.


Bachelor of Science, Civil Engineering, City College of New York, 1964. Master of Science, University Pennsylvania, 1966. Doctor of Philosophy, University Pennsylvania, 1969.

Doctor of Medicine, Jefferson Medical College, 1976. Master of Business Administration, University Pittsburgh, 1997.


Assistant professor chemical engineering Kansas State University, Manhattan, 1969—1972. Resident in medicine Thomas Jefferson University Hospital, Philadelphia, 1976—1979. Fellow in medicine Washington University, St. Louis, 1979—1981.

Physician Pittsburgh Pulmonary Association Ltd., 1981—1996. Vice president medical affairs Baptist Medical Center, Kansas City, Missouri, 1997—1998. Medical director Health Midwest, 1998—2000.

Senior vice president healthcare Fleishman-Hillard, 2000—2001. President Physicians' Health Care Consultant, since 2001. Clinical assistant professor medicine University Pittsburgh, 1982-2003.

Adjunct professor biomedical engineering Carnegie-Mellon University, Pittsburgh, 1982-1996.


Fire surgeon Fox Chapel (Pennsylvania) Volunteer Fire Department, 1984-1992. Tuberculosis physician Allegheny County Health Department, Pittsburgh, 1986-1990. Served to captain United States Army, 1970-1972.

Fellow American College of Physicians, American College Chest Physicians.


  • Other Interests

    Boating, travel, racketball, music.


Married Barbara Lynne Lerew, October 26, 1968. Children: Brooke Lerew, G. John IV, Bria Lerew.