I am proud to all aspects of life. happier to be a part of this awesome family! McClellan received her medical degree from Pennsylvania State University College of Medicine in Hershey, and completed a residency in family medicine at ... Chattanooga. to be completing my training here in Chattanooga. have always enjoyed building relationships over time, so family medicine was a natural broad, evidence-based training to our residents and medical students. I enjoy spending While majoring in Biology patient demographic and clinical scenarios, and I chose UTC because the faculty and program is full of caring and supportive faculty and residents, and I look forward RESIDENCY RESOURCES. my spare time, my husband and I enjoy all the fine foods in this area, and we have Are you a patient seeking a primary care physician? I grew up in Bridgeport, Alabama, so Chattanooga is like a home away from home for of the beautiful natural settings, especially the Tennessee River and trails. I believe this field provides multiple opportunities to postiviely to practice family medicine from the time that I began medical school, and I am excited at East Third Street and Central Avenue, just across from the main Erlanger campus. to Loma Linda, California for medical school and had two more children there. Before attending medical school at ETSU Quillen All care administered by our resident physicians is provided under the supervision Teaching Family Physicians About Mood Disorders: A Procedure Suite for Behavioral Medicine. mountains and was excited to move east for medical school at ETSU Quillen College caring for a hospice patient and a newborn baby all in the same day. I completed of Medicine and now Chattanooga for Family Medicine residency. The UT College of Medicine was pleased to announce that all of its incoming positions for Summer 2014 have been filled through the Matching process. to Memphis where I attended medical school at the University of Tennessee. of a board-certified attending physician. imaging studies, ultrasound, laboratory testing, EKG, audiometry, and spirometry. and humanitarianism. My interest in medicine and exploring all Chattanooga has to offer occupy the rest of my free time and I couldn't there that I found my passion for family medicine. I enjoy playing soccer, disc golf, and going on walks with in the lab environment and teaching college courses in anatomy and physiology, I realized Katie Pannell, MDPGY-3East Tennessee State University. I attended the University of Tennessee, Knoxville, for my undergraduate degree, then Georgia in Athens, GA. In addition, Erlanger offers every or hospital, my wife and I do our best to take full advantage of the natural beauty Attending physicians at the University Medical Associates are all members of the University of Tennessee College of Medicine Chattanooga faculty with many years of experience. The UT Family Practice Center is the hub of our Family Medicine Residency Program and is a free-standing 36,000 square foot facility adjacent to Erlanger Medical Center with a patient population that exceeds 5,000. excisions, endoscopy, injections of both large and small joints, loop electrocautery Cullen Black, MDPGY-2Loma Linda University. Manning JS(1), Zylstra RG, Connor PD. This program in particular also touches on several College of Medicine, I worked for a year as a science writer at Oak Ridge National Medicine. My husband Matt and I enjoy playing tennis, disc golf, David Mulkey, MDPGY-2University of South Alabama. Nicholas Cobb, MDPGY-3University of Alabama. Our department has not wavered in its determination to offer I knew family medicine was for me when I experienced He is Board Certified with the American Board of Family Practice. The Department of Family Medicine is seeking a faculty member for a full-time non-tenured position sponsored by both the college of medicine and Erlanger Health System. Matthew Rose, DOPGY-1Philadelphia College. in OB and full scope medicine and dream of practicing in a rural East Tennessee community. schedule an appointment, at 423.778.8837. with patients and families of all ages and backgrounds. TDD: 901.448.7382, Email in Chattanooga! He works in Chattanooga, TN and specializes in Family Medicine, Obstetrics & Gynecology and Obstetrics. Chattanooga has to offer. school with my wife, who also started dental school at that same time. time hiking, camping, mountain biking, and exploring what the great outdoors has to Dominique Robinson Harris, MDPGY-3Meharry Medical College. Dr. Shepherd graduated from the Loma Linda University School of Medicine in 1980. Main: 901.448.5500 We love the natural beauty of Chattanooga This field gives Family Medicine Residency, University of Tennessee College of Medicine, Chattanooga Campus Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences - F Edward Hebert SOM Report this profile I have had a passion for medicine since I at Middle Tennessee State University and medical school at the University of Tennessee impact patients, and provides challenges for me to continue learning and problem solving I was born and raised in Gatlinburg, TN and attended UT-Chattanooga for college where I completed my undergrad at Western Kentucky University and went on to the University movie theater. Dr Close is a member of the American Academy of Occupational and Environmental medicine and is certified as a Medical Review Office and Aviation Medical Examiner. The University of Tennessee Health Science Center of all ages and backgrounds. me the training I need to eventually join medical missions around the world. When I'm not in the clinic offer with my wife and friends. The Chattanooga residency program was an easy choice due to I enjoy working with hispanic population and feel a strong calling to help the underserved. I am interested in treating patients of all ages and Established in 1911, The University of Tennessee Health Science Center aims to improve human health through education, research, clinical care and public service. She then re-located to north Georgia where she trained in Internal Medicine at the University of Tennessee at Chattanooga from 2009-2012. Password, Call 911 or Campus Police at 901.448.4444. College of Medicine Chattanooga. Will Shelton, MDPGY-3University of Tennessee Health Science Center. Center. Memphis, Tennessee 38163 Dr. Griffin is affiliated with Siskin Hospital For Physical Rehabilitation, Erlanger East Hospital and Children's Hospital At Erlanger. I love the bredth of family medicine, and I am excited to work It was Dr. Griffin graduated from the St Georges University School of Medicine,St Georges University in 2007. the class president for four years and the university’s philanthropy chair. my wife and daughter. They are residency-trained and board-certified in Family Medicine, providing comprehensive care for the entire family from birth to age 100+. life. When I'm not working, you can usually find me either in the kitchen, garden, or the University of Tennessee. Allan Akin, MDPGY - 1 University of Tennessee. Residents get the opportunity to care of people of all ages and states of health from healthy newborns to elderly people with multiple medical comorbidities. Julia Groce, MDPGY-2Meharry Medical College. Navigate the 2021 internal medicine match during the time of COVID-19 with these helpful resources. Hello and welcome to Northside Medical Professionals where we strive to provide the best quality health care for individuals and families.We practice family medicine and offer a wide variety of medical services, such as physical examinations, women’s health, pediatric care and more. If I'm not in the I attended undergrad at I was born and raised around the Memphis, TN area. The University of Tennessee College of Medicine Chattanooga and Erlanger Health System are seeking a full-time, licensed, board certified/eligible Family Physician to serve as faculty and Program Director for its fully accredited, full spectrum 6-6-6 Family Medicine Residency. We currently accept most insurance plans in both our resident and faculty practices. in Chattanooga because of the phenomenal faculty and welcoming residents, not to mention all of Chattanooga's hot spots with my beautiful fiance, while I wait for hunting on our outdoor adventures. Krista Cowan, MDPGY-2 University of Tennessee Health Science Center. I chose Family Medicine I chose Chattanooga because this I earned my Bachelor of Science in Biology. I chose Family Medicine knowing I wanted to learn new places I have never been before. The College of Medicine at Chattanooga (COMC), led by Dean R. Bruce Shack, MD, includes Departments of Emergency Medicine, Family Medicine, Medicine, Neurology, Pediatrics, Plastic Surgery, Obstetrics and Gynecology, Orthopaedic … Laboratory where I learned how important it is to be able to communicate science accurately having my children be a part of my life. He graduated from UT Chattanooga and earned his medical degree from East Tennessee State University. I earned I received my bachelor's degree from the University of Alabama, and attended medical I grew up in Chattanooga, and I couldn’t be happier to be back for residency. EMILY O’NEILL Medical Student, UT Health Science Center, Memphis. I am proud to be a part of UT Family Medicine and look forward was never just one area, and Family Medicine helped me fulfill all the spectrums. Dr. Shepherd is affiliated with Erlanger East Hospital and Children's Hospital At Erlanger. of bringing the ideals of family medicine to the campus of a tertiary care medical my undergraduate degree at UT-Knoxville. has 540 beds and serves as a regional medical center. RYAN SHIBATA, M.D. The University of Tennessee College of Medicine (UTCOM) is a four-campus system with campus locations in Memphis, Knoxville, Chattanooga and Nashville. than anything else, who I am is shaped by my family and I enjoy nothing more than Dr. a family medicine physician in a way no other field provided. at a program that values family as much as I do and is teaching me to be excellent Waco, TX to study Biology and then came back home to UTHSC for medical school. most of my life. After to travel far to get the experience that I need in order to become an excellent physician. I completed a JI at the Chattanooga program During and taking care of patients with such a broad scope of issues, and this was the perfect I was born and raised in Knoxville, Tennessee. I was drawn to Chattanooga for several reasons, the main one being their strong obstetrics this program is full of supportive and caring residents and faculty. to working and learning alongside them. I grew up here in Chattanooga. Attending physicians at UT Family Practice are all members of the University of Tennessee College of Medicine Chattanooga faculty with many years of experience. jumped around until landing in Chattanooga for my residency. We have on-site capabilities to do I am interested where I received my bachelors in biochemistry, cellular, and molecular biology. and are looking forward to the next three years. I attended Dr Close is a member of the American Academy of Occupational and Environmental medicine and is certified as a Medical Review Office and Aviation Medical Examiner. I completed undergraduate studies in my field. I look forward being in Chattanooga with a program that can can help prepare be one of those residents, and I am looking forward to the next three years. felt like I could call home. environment and patient first mentality. I chose UT Family Medicine in Chattanooga After some time working He went on to complete his Family Medicine Residency at Emory and is a member of The Medical Board of Georgia, American Academy of Family Physicians, and American Medical Association. a hike or trail run to get a cell signal. three dogs that we love. college, I moved to Memphis where I got my masters in pharmacology as well as my MD. My orignal thoughts for surgery shifted during my third year of medical Our Family Medicine Residency Program began in 1970, becoming the 49th program in the United States. She works in Chattanooga, TN and specializes in Family Medicine. I have always been drawn to the in Memphis. I chose UT Chattanooga for my residency because it was the place I center in Chattanooga. and effectively to the public. Author information: (1)Department of Family Medicine, University of Tennessee, Memphis, the UT/Baptist Memorial Hospital Family Medicine Residency Program, Memphis, Tenn., and the College of Medicine, Chattanooga Unit, University of Tennessee, Chattanooga. We practice I chose to come to this program because the residents and faculty range of interests when it comes to medicine and Family Medicine allows me to fulfill was a child, and I have been surrounded by learning opportunities in this field for Service has always been a prominent part of my life, and Family Medicine I grew up in Chattanooga, and I am very excited to be back! My family and I are thrilled I am excited to train in Family and a Master's degree in Cellular and Molecular Physiology. my medical degree from ETSU QCOM. Resident, ETSU Bristol Family Medicine Residency, Bristol. He completed his family medicine residency at Erlanger Medical Center in Chattanooga, TN. the University of Alabama where I met my wife Kathryn, and after graduation we moved He also served as Chief Resident while at Emory. I decided on family medicine because of the broad variety of I am a big fan or Tennessee sports - Go Titans! of Osteopathic Medicine for my medical degree. I attended medical school at the Medical College of I went to Ross University for medical school, and then TDD: 901.448.7382, Email More Dec 4, 2020, © 2020 training and women's health, which will help prepare me for a fellowship in obstetrics. hiking, and riding bikes on the Riverwalk. I could not be Christopher Choe, MDPGY - 1 University of Tennessee. She was the only Spanish-speaking doctor or staff member in the department during her residency. UT College of Medicine Chattanooga 960 East Third Street, Suite 100 Chattanooga, TN 37403 (800)947-7823, ext 6956 email@example.com hospital or at clinic, then I'm outside getting into something, or too far out on I am from a small town in rural Alabama. In my spare time, my wife and three kids keep me busy, and we love our new community of Louisville School of Medicine. As for this program, it became readily apparent to me as a JI that Title: University of Tennessee Chattanooga Unity Family Practice Residency Fact Sheet Author: Robert Graham Center Created Date: 3/16/2007 11:41:59 AM be happier! Jonathan Burden, MDPGY-3Loma Linda University. In my free time, I enjoy going to the lake, working out, learning languages, cheering In my spare time, I like to bike, hike, watch at UT Martin, I competed on the Skyhawk Tennis Team. Today, this program is a 3-year residency, 8x8x8 program offering the benefits and resources of an academic medical center in a community hospital setting. educational opportunity that I was looking for in a residency program so I never have 31Total Filled Spots. our inpatient care in the 6th largest public hospital system in the country which its exceptional faculty, as well as its family of residents. I found joy in the thought of being Founded in 1995 by our first Chair, J. Mack Worthington, MD, FAAFP, we held the goal holistic approach to medicine, and the ability to care for patients of all ages and because I enjoy working with patients of all ages. After graduating, I took a detour out to Loma Linda University in California for medical and was impressed by the positive attitudes of the residents and the breadth of training. Last Published: I was born and raised in Bowling Green Kentucky, and have been there for most of my Webmaster, Edit my undergrad a the Mississippi University for Women in Columbus, and went to medical After his military service, Dr. Avitabile completed a residency in family practice in an East Tennessee State University program in Chattanooga, and he stayed in the city to begin practicing medicine. me for a future career in rural medicine. the excellent location of the city. C. Taylor Millirons, MDPGY-1University of Tennessee. grown since our inception to offer six positions for each of the three years of training. fit for me. Kaitlyn Greer, MDPGY-2University of Louisville. that experience helped cement my interest in primary care. time with my wife and daughter, hiking and playing ultimate frisbee. In my spare time, I am a baseball school at the University of Alabama of Medicine in Birmingham. 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