Dr. Ron Eaker is a board certified Obstetrician and Gynecologist as well as Bariatric Medicine in private practice for over 30 years in Augusta, Georgia.
Dr. Eaker is a Fellow of the American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists and a clinical advisor to the American Running and Fitness Association. He was awarded the National Focus on Patient Education Award by the American College of Ob-Gyn for his innovative patient education program on menopause and has been listed in “America’s Best Doctors” for the past several years.
He is the past Chief-of-staff and Chairman of the department of OB-Gyn at Trinity Hospital. He has been awarded Diplomate status by the American Board of Obesity Medicine and is a member of the Obesity Society and the Obesity Medicine Association. This allows him to focus on both women’s health and weight management and solve problems related to many areas of health and wellness.
Dr. Eaker is the author of “Holy Hormones”, “Healthy Habits for a Fit Family” and most recently “A Woman’s Guide To Hormone Health”, a book on everything menopause. It explores such topics as traditional and natural hormones, herbs, exercise, nutrition, and stress, and provides solutions to many common menopausal issues. For the past ten years, Dr.Eaker has written a newspaper column on women’s health issues and numerous magazine and online articles. He writes a weekly blog as well as a monthly newsletter for patients.
Dr.Eaker is the medical director for Women's Wellness Weight Management, a comprehensive weight loss, and maintenance program providing weight control solutions encompassing mind, body, and spirit.
His greatest asset is his wife Susan and his two daughters, Katie and Caroline. When he is not practicing medicine, writing, speaking, sleeping, or eating….he is running, having completed seventy-nine marathons and half marathons on three continents including Chicago, New York, Reykjavík, Rome, and five Boston Marathons.