Pediatric Emergency Medicine Associates

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Pediatric Emergency Medicine Associates



Join Pediatric Emergency Medicine Associates

A unique group of pediatric emergency medicine and pediatric physicians practicing in the greater Atlanta, GA metropolitan area and in Chattanooga, TN. 


PEMA is dedicated to providing a supportive professional environment for clinical work, research, and education in all areas of pediatric acute care medicine. Our focus is to recruit, retain, and reward motivated, skilled physicians devoted to the pursuit of excellence in our specialty.


  • Physician owned and operated specialty group practice with 33 years of experience

  • A business model unique in its physician engagement

  • Empowers physicians to craft their careers to match their interests and needs

  • Encourages physicians to take ownership in their respective hospital environments

  • Promotes clinical excellence, customer service, and physician participation in hospital initiatives, research, teaching, and medical staff leadership

  • Industry leading metrics with our hospital partners


  • Diversified clinical work experiences

  • Scheduling Flexibility

  • Opportunities to practice sedation medicine with Pediatric Sedation Services (PSS)

  • Opportunities to collaborate in clinical research with your colleagues via the PEMA Research Consortium

  • Opportunities to teach resident physicians in all of our hospital systems


Compensation and Benefits

PEMA proudly offers you comprehensive benefits including:

  • Incentive-Based Compensation System

  • Highly competitive semi-annual productivity bonus opportunity

  • Employer Funded

    • Full Family Health Insurance

    • Malpractice Insurance with No tail liability

    • 401k Retirement Plan

    • Health Savings Account

  • Employee Expense Allowance

  • Short-Term Disability Plan

  • Dental and Vision Insurance Options

Please feel free to take a better look at our group by visiting our websites for PEMA and Pediatric Sedation Services. 

Contact PEMA for interest in any of our physician opportunities, for any additional information, or if you have questions about our group








Georgia, Tennessee
David Bakken Image David Bakken
P.O. Box 422002
Atlanta, GA 03042