Lamar County Board of Health
Lee T. Woodall, MD, Chairman, Physician
Samantha Bishop, RN, Vice-Chairperson, Consumer/Advocate for health services
Ryran Traylor, County Representative
VACANT, Consumer representing needy, underprivileged or elderly
Julian Wilson, County School Superintendent
Peter Banks, Mayor, Largest City Representative
Robert Taylor, Consumer or licensed nurse interested in promoting public health


Lamar County Health Dept.
100 Academy Drive
Barnesville, GA 30204
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Ph: 770.358.1483
Fax: 770.358.1258
Hours: Monday-Friday 8am – 5pm

Lamar County Environmental Health
100 Academy Drive
Barnesville, GA 30204
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Lamar County WIC & Nutrition Center
100 Academy Drive
Barnesville, GA 30204
Ph: 706-298-6080
Fax: 706-647-2267[/column]

Please have your insurance information readily available when you call to make an appointment.

Environmental Health Customer Service Survey

Please help us serve you better by taking a couple of minutes to tell us about the service you have received. We value your business and want to make sure we meet your expectations.

To do that, we need your feedback by completing a quick customer service survey about your visit from the day of your service.

Lamar County Environmental Health Survey


2018 Community Health Assessment

If you have any questions or comments, please email them to:









Most services are provided the day you call for an appointment.

Car Seat Education
Car seat education is offered the third Thursday of each month. For more information call 770.358.1483. Since 2007, at least 180 children in Georgia who were involved in crashes were saved from serious injury or death by car seats, booster seats and education provided.

Vital Records
Vital Records are not housed at the county health department. They can be found at the Probate Courts Office located at 326 Thomaston Street. For more information call 770.356.5155.

Environmental Health Services
Environmental Health provides assistance with new septic tank installation, septic tank repairs, well permitting and bacterial testing, food service plan reviews and inspections and much more. If you are unsure of who to call for an environmental issue feel free to contact this office and we will refer you to the proper authority.

Important Links

County Health Rankings
Lamar County Board of Health Meetings
Lamar County Low Birth Weight Initiative
Lamar County Dental Clinic
Senior Care
Lamar County Government

Clinical Services available:

  • Immunizations
  • Children’s First
  • Cancer screening (pap smears and breast exams)
  • Women’s Health
  • Mammogram assistance for people who qualify
  • Pregnancy tests are provided (urine only)
  • STD screening and treatment
  • Child Health Checks
  • Head Lice checks
  • Perinatal Case Management
  • Hearing, Vision, Dental Screening
  • WIC (1.866.636.7942 / 706.298.6080)
  • Provide form 3231 for school
  • Tuberculosis screening
  • Infectious disease follow up
  • Healthy lifestyle classes (4th Wed. of each month)
  • Blood tests available (with MD order)