The distinction recognizes achievements in internal medicine, the specialty of adult medical care.
Dr. Ayer was elected upon the recommendation of peers and the review of ACP's Credentials Committee. He may now use the letters, FACP after his name in recognition of this honor.
Dr. Ayer is affiliated with Southside Community Hospital. He is a member of the Department of Internal Medicine. Dr. Ayer is American Board Certified in Internal Medicine and Nephrology. A graduate of Government Medical College, Surat, India, Dr. Ayer completed his residency at Lincoln Medical and Mental Health Center Bronx, New York, New York, then pursued subspecialty training at Long Island Jewish Medical Center, New Hyde Park, New York.
Dr. Ayer lives in Farmville. He and his wife have two children.
The American College of physicians (ACP) is the second largest physician group in the United States. Membership includes more than 115,000 internists, related subspecialists, and medical students. Internists are specialists in the prevention, detection, and treatment of illnesses in adults.