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Specialty Care

CHI Memorial Medical Group's network of specialists provide care for patients throughout Southeast Tennessee and Northwest Georgia. 

CHI Memorial Arthritis and Rheumatology Associates

Natalie Braggs, MD,  Melinda Garcia-Rosell, MD, and nurse pracititoner Laura Godwin, NP,  diagnose and treat arthritis and other rheumatic diseases which affect the joints, muscles, bones and sometimes other organs in the body (e.g., kidneys, lungs, blood vessels, brain). 

CHI Memorial Breast Care Associates

Fellowship-trained breast surgical oncologists Betsy Washburn, MD, and Takeyla Williams, MD, provide surgical treatment for breast cancer. Nurse practitioners Angela Reich, WHNP-BC, and Casey Waddle, FNP-C, provide pre and post-surgical breast care. 

CHI Memorial Endocrinology Associates

Prashanth Sekhar, MD, and Tiffany Potter, APRN-BC, FNP-C, diagnose and treat a full spectrum of hormone-related conditions and diseases like Type 1 and type 2 diabetes, thyroid disorders, thyroid cancer, osteoporosis, calcium disorders, and a range of metabolic, pituitary and adrenal disorders. Deborah LaGoo, BSN, RN, CDES,  and Jackie Rogers, MS, RD, CDCES, are certified diabetes care and education specialists. 

CHI Memorial Surgical Associates

John Gwin, Jr., MD, FACS, Daniel Heithold, MD, FACS, S. Clark Kennedy, MD, J. Andrew Lovette, MD, Christina Parkhurst, MD, Walter Rose, MD, FACS, Rishabh Shah, MD, MBA, FACS, FASMBS, and Justin Wilkes, MD specialize in minimally invasive laparoscopic and robotic-assisted surgery. CHI Memorial Surgical Associates has offices in Chattanooga, Hixson, Ooltewah, and Ringgold. 

CHI Memorial Surgical Oncology Associates

R. Hunter Jennings, MD, FACS,  provides surgical treatment for benign and malignant tumors through a multidisciplinary team approach. He specializes in a number of organs and organ systems including: esophagus, stomach, small bowel, colon, rectum, abdomen, liver and biliary tract, gallbladder, pancreas, spleen, skin and soft tissue, endocrine system, and critically ill patients with underlying surgical problems.

CHI Memorial Center for Healthy Aging

Alycia Cleinman, MD specializes in geriatric medicine providing quality health care that helps patient 55 and older remain healthy and active. 

CHI Memorial Infectious Disease Associates

Mark Anderson, MD, Paul Cornea, MD, Hal Hill, MD, and nurse practitioner Erika Puzanov, AG-ACNP-FNP, specialize in diagnosing and treating difficult, unusual and complicated illnesses caused by bacteria, fungi and viruses.

CHI Memorial Metabolic and Bariatric Care

Jaime Ponce, MD, FACS, FASMBS, Rishabh Shah, MD, MBA, FACS, FASMBS, Brooke Henson, APRN, FNP-C, CBN, Mary Ballard, RD, LD, and Graham Brannan, LCSW, specialize in comprehensive weight loss solutions to help individuals struggling with obesity lose weight and keep it off.  

CHI Memorial Neuroscience Institute Endovacular Clinic

Mayshan Ghiassi, MD, FAANS, Jussie C. Lima, MD, and Trevor Wright, MSN, APRN, FNP-BC, provide specialized care for patients who have suffered a stroke or who have other vascular diseases of the brain including aneurysms, abnormal blood vessels such as as arteriovenous malformation (AVMs), arteriovenous fistula, and stroke.

CHI Memorial Neuroscience Institute Neurosurgery and Spine Center

Ranjith Babu, MD, Mayshan Ghiassi, MD, FAANS, and Sydney Adams, PA-C provide neurosurgical care for patients who have tumors of the brain or spine and those who suffer from spinal conditions including spondylolisthesis, spinal stenosis, cervical stenosis, or cervical myelopathy.  Paul Hoffmann, MD and Maegen Frizzell, PA-C provide non-operative spine care. 

CHI Memorial Neuroscience Institute Stroke and TIA Outpatient Clinic

Thomas Devlin, MD, PhD, FSVIN, and Jennifer Bryan, MSN, APRN, FNP-BC, CVRN-BC, provide follow-up stroke and neurological care for some patients who have suffered a stroke or TIA. 

CHI Memorial Interventional Pulmonology

Krish Bhadra, MD; Bethany Condra, MSN, FNP-C; Johanna Cortes, MSN, AGACNP-BC; and Sarah Harris, MSN, FNP-C focus on minimally-invasive procedures to treat lung conditions, including lung cancer. 

CHI Memorial Lung Care Associates

Angelique Gross, MD; Sumit Patel, MD; Jesse Tucker, MD, MPH;  Carole Johnson, MSN, FNP; Josue Mendoza, MSN, FNP; Sandra Webb, MSN, FNP-C; and Kristen Wright-Miranda, MSN, ACNP-BC treat bronchitis, asthma, pneumonia, COPD, chest infections, cystic fibrosis, lung cancer and other  breathing related diseases. 

CHI Memorial Chest and Lung Cancer Center

J. Rob Headrick, MD, specializes in minimally invasive and traditional surgical treatment options for cancers of the chest, esophagus and lungs. Ashley Miller, FNP, Jeremy Smith, ACNP, Marlana Spiva, RN, and Matthew Worley, FNP-BC, provide preoperative and postoperative care for patients. 

CHI Memorial Urology Associates

Mark Currin, MD, Kymber Habenicht, MD, Edward Henson, MD, John House, MD, John House, MD, Jeffrey Mullins, David Sahaj, MD, Marty Scheinberg, MD, William Young, MD, Sarah Olds, NP,  Brittany Patterson, NP, Theresa Popas, NP, and Lacie Roddy, FNP-BC, specialize in treatment for problems such as urinary incontinence, urinary tract infections, kidney stone disease, infertility and impotency, disorders of the prostate, bladder and kidneys and a range of other urologic diseases. 

CHI Memorial Vascular Surgery Specialists

Mark W. Fugate, MD, FACS, Amith Reddy, MD, L. Richard Sprouse, II, MD, Meghan Fuller, ACNP-BC, Candice Heuser, FNP-C, Samantha Patterson, PA-C, and Katy Weaver, FNP-C, treat diseases of the vascular system - the arteries, veins, and lymphatic systems.