Thursday, April 9, 2020

Medical Profiles

⊕Dr. Qurrat Shamim joins CRMC staff

COOKEVILLE – Dr. Qurrat Shamim has had a full year to settle into her new role at Cookeville Regional Medical Center (CRMC), and it...

Medical Profile: Dr. William Wassynger

By Amye Anderson UCBJ Managing Editor COOKEVILLE – Dr. William Wassynger, cardiologist, was planning to retire in Paducah, Kentucky. But when an opportunity came open at Cookeville...

Doctor joins CRMC to form two-part neurohospitalist team

COOKEVILLE – Neurologists, by nature, can be a somewhat compulsive breed. Double checking, investigating, crunching numbers. Dr. Jay Turkewitz, a neurohospitalist at Cookeville Regional Medical...

⊕Kidney specialist wants to expand in the UC [SPONSORED]

COOKEVILLE – Ten years and counting. While it’s been exactly a decade since Dr. Anju Mendiratta saw her first patient in Cookeville, she isn’t...

Medical Profile: Dr. Shawn Stachler

By Michelle Price UCBJ Managing Editor COOKEVILLE - For most people a hand injury four weeks before your wedding would be a major inconvenience, but for Dr....

Dr. Karpurapu: Cancer care specialist joins growing oncology team

COOKEVILLE – The fast pace. The availability of new developments and treatments. And more personalized cancer care for patients. All three are major reasons...