Thursday, April 9, 2020

Medical Profiles

Dr. Matthew Sample: CRMC

COOKEVILLE – Cookeville Regional Medical Center’s newest M.D. may have some small-town roots, but he’s looking to make a big-time impact on his new...

Mario Cruz: CRMC Sports Medicine at Tennessee Tech

COOKEVILLE – For Mario Cruz, working in a profession tied directly with athletics was an all but natural fit. The Colombian native grew up playing...

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...

MEDICAL: Pulmonary specialist Urbina joins Cookeville Regional

COOKEVILLE– Luis Urbina, M.D., a specialist in pulmonary medicine, has joined the staff at Cookeville Regional Medical Center and Cookeville Regional Medical...

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...

Medical Profile: Dr. Sullivan Smith

By Amye Anderson UCBJ Managing Editor COOKEVILLE – Long nights, tough cases, and a miles-long resume. When Dr. Sullivan Smith joined the Cookeville Regional Medical Center...