About Our Providers

garrettVeronica E. Garrett, MD

Dr. Garrett obtained her bachelor's degree from the State University of New York at Stony Brook. She received her Doctor of Medicine degree from the University of California, San Diego School of Medicine, and completed her OB/GYN residency at Kaiser Permanente Medical Center.

Dr. Garrett is Board Certified by the American Board of Obstetrics and Gynecology. She has a special interest in Robotic Surgery, menopause, abnormal bleeding, treating Uterine Fibroids, and Rejuvenation Services. She specializes in Biodentical HRT (SottoPelle pellet inserts) 

Dr. Garrett has hospital privileges at Rockdale Medical Center, Newton General Medical Center and Dekalb Medical Center.

harrisNaomi R. Harris, MD

Dr. N. Ruth Harris obtained her bachelor's degree from Lehman College of The City of New York. She received her Doctor of Medicine degree from Yale University School of Medicine and completed her residency at Emory University School of Medicine.

Dr. Harris is Board Certified by the American Board of Obstetrics and Gynecology. She has special interest in Fibroid management, Infertility, and adolescent gynecology. She also enjoys reading, art and learning new languages.

Dr. Harris has privileges at Rockdale Medical Center, Newton General Medical Center, and Dekalb Medical Center.

Dr YoungKatherine Young, MD

Dr. Young grew up in the Conyers area and is excited about returning to practice near her hometown. Dr. Young graduated summa cum laude from Spelman College in Atlanta, Georgia before earning her medical degree from the University of North Carolina School of Medicine in Chapel Hill, North Carolina. Afterwards, she completed an obstetrics and gynecology residency program as Chief Resident at the Methodist Health System in Dallas, Texas.

Dr. Young is Board Certified by the American Board of Obstetrics and Gynecology, and is an active member in many leading medical organizations, including the American Congress of Obstetrics and Gynecology, the American Medical Association and the Southwest Gynecology Assembly. In her spare time, Dr. Young is a huge football fan and enjoys traveling and spending time with family and friends.


Picture of Dr ProsperRachel Prosper, MD

Dr. Prosper obtained her Bachelor’s Degree in Psychology from Spelman College. She then completed a post-baccalaureate program, Medical/ Dental Education Preparatory Program (MEDPREP) at Southern Illinois University School of Medicine prior to obtaining her Doctor of Medicine Degree at Morehouse School of Medicine. Soon after, Dr. Prosper completed her Obstetrics and Gynecology Residency program at Donald and Barbara Zucker School of Medicine at Hofstra/Northwell Health in her hometown New York. Dr. Prosper chose OB/GYN as her field of specialty due to its diversity of both medical and surgical treatment that allows her to follow a woman through her entire life. Her leisurely activities include dining out at new restaurants, spending time with family and friends, and traveling within the USA and abroad.


mayfieldShannon Mayfield, CNM

Our Certified Nurse Midwife, Shannon Mayfield has been with New Beginnings Comprehensive Women's Healthcare since 2014. She earned an Associate's degree in Nursing from Gordon College, a Bachelor's degree in Nursing from Clayton State University, and a Master's degree from Frontier Nursing University. She is proudly certified by the American Midwifery Certification Board. When not in the office, Shannon enjoys embroidery projects, sewing, crafts, cooking, and spending time with her husband and two girls.


Picture of Kristina CarmainKristina Carmain, CNM, WHNP 

Kristina Carmain joined New Beginnings in May 2016. She received her bachelor's degree from Wofford College and a Masters of Science at Georgia Health Sciences University. Kristina went on to obtain her certification as a Midwife and Women's Health Nurse Practitioner from Georgetown University.  Ms. Carmain has special interest in providing resources for patients suffering from behavior and mental health illness. She likes to research and learn new things. In her spare time she likes to read, travel, and watch sports.