Dr. Peeples attended Jacksonville University on a President’s Scholarship and graduated Magna Cum Lauda in 1977 with a B.S. in Mathematics. He Attended Georgia Tech on a President’s Fellowship and received a M.S. Degree in Information & Computer Science in 1978.
He worked for IBM in Research Triangle Park, North Carolina as a computer programmer for 5 years before attending medical school at East Carolina, where he received his MD in 1987. He then finished a pediatric residency program at Carolinas Medical Center in Charlotte, NC in 1990.
He, his wife Elizabeth, and his two sons Matthew, and Andrew, moved immediately to Eastman, where he has been in practice ever since. He has been married to his wife, Elizabeth a Pediatric Nurse, for over 30 years.
Dr. Peeples is board certified by the American Board of Pediatrics and is a Fellow of the American Academy of Pediatrics. He is an active member of the Georgia Chapter of the AAP.
He is a volunteer assistant clinical professor of Community Medicine at Mercer University School of Medicine, teaching medical students
He is a preceptor for Trinity School of Medicine, teaching medical students.
He is a preceptor for Georgia Regents University and the University of the South, teaching physician assistant students.