Dr. Brian Close graduated from Richmond Hill High School before earning his undergraduate degree in microbiology from The University of Georgia in Athens. Dr. Close earned his Doctor of Medicine at Mercer University School of Medicine. He did his internship and residency in internal medicine at Wellstar Kennestone Regional Medical Center in Marietta. Dr. Close is board certified by the American Board of Internal Medicine. He is a member of the American College of Physicians and Cobb County Medical Society.