Ramon V. Meguiar, M.D., became senior vice president and chief medical officer in 2004. He is a board-certified obstetrician and gynecologist and past chief-of-staff at MUMC. Meguiar provides leadership for medical education, quality and patient safety, medical affairs, community affairs, strategic programs/centers of excellence, risk management, and our hospitalist program.
Meguiar grew up in Georgia. He attended Georgia State College and the University of Georgia before earning his medical degree at the Medical College of Georgia in Augusta. Meguiar then completed his internship and residency training at the Naval Regional Medical Center in Portsmouth, Va. After practicing at hospitals in Cherry Point, N.C., and Jesup, Ga., he moved to Savannah in 1989.
Meguiar is an associate professor at Mercer University School of Medicine and senior associate dean for clinical affairs for the Savannah Campus of Mercer University School of Medicine. He is also an associate clinical professor at the Medical College of Georgia. Until his appointment as chief medical officer, he served as vice chair of the OB/GYN residency program at MUMC. He has been recognized for excellence in resident education by the Council on Resident Education in Obstetrics and Gynecology. Meguiar is a fellow in the American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists and a member of numerous professional organizations. He has also donated his services as a medical volunteer in Ghana, Zimbabwe, and Nigeria.