Dr. Rantz was born and raised in Michigan and graduated in 1979 from
Otsego High School. At 17, he enlisted in the United States Air Force
and attended basic training as an Airman Basic, he received an
honorable discharge as a Staff Sergeant. While in the Air Force, he
became a Licensed Practical Nurse which enabled him to pay for
Registered Nursing school at Solano Community College.
Mr. Rantz continued to remain a Reserve Sergeant in the Aeromedical
Evacuation Reserve squadron at Travis until he became a Registered
Nurse and was commissioned, 2nd Lieutenant in September, 1985. After
4 years at Travis Air Force Base, California,
In 1986, he transferred to Charleston Air Force Base, South Carolina
and moved to Warner Robins, Georgia. During late 1986, Mr. Rantz
married, Pam, and began his undergraduate studies in
biology/chemistry at Mercer University in Macon, Georgia.
Over the next 4 years, he continued to work as an R.N. In the surgical
ICU unit at Houston County Medical Center in Warner Robins, Georgia
and commuted to Charleston, South Carolina for his reserve duty. Dr.
Rantz graduated in 1990 and received a Medical School student
position at Medical College of Georgia. He and his family moved to
to began the rigorous training of medical school. The next four years went
by very fast and, what seemed like 4 million hours of study. He graduated
Dr. Rantz moved back to Macon, Georgia to attend the Family Practice
Residency program offered by the Medical Center of Central Georgia
and completed his training in June 1997. Because he applied for and
received a scholarship from the United States Air Force for his medical
school training, he owed Uncle Sam four years of active duty service.
As an active duty Captain, he was stationed at Robins Air Force Base
and worked in the Emergency Room and Family Practice Clinic. Due to
his experience, he was chosen as the Medical Director of the Family
Practice Clinic. As with any military program his additional duties included
Program Director for the Allergy Clinic, Advance Cardiac Life Support,
and the Army/Air Force Tele-dermatology Program Dr. Rantz
received an honorable discharge from active duty in 2001.
Dr. Rantz continues to serves as a physician in the United States Air Force
Reserve and was promoted to the rank of Lieutenant Colonel in April
2005. He currently serves at Robins Air Force Base in Warner Robins,
Georgia the first weekend every month and 2 additional weeks annually.
After 34 years active and reserve duty, this December 2016, Ltc Darl
Rantz will retire from military service. We are all very proud of his service
to our great United States of America's Air Force!
|Enterprise Family Healthcare
About Dr. Rantz
Darl Rantz, M.D.
Board Certified Family Practice
2192 Ingleside Avenue
Macon, Georgia 31204
Phone (478) 745-9880
Fax (478) 745-8611
Our daily office hours are:
Monday 9:30 AM - 5:30 PM
Tuesday 9:30 AM - 5:30 PM
Wednesday 9:30 AM - 5:30 PM
Thursday 9:30 AM - 5:30 PM
Friday 9:30 AM - 12:30 PM
We are closed for lunch from 1:00 PM
until 2:00 PM daily.