Thursday, May 19, 2022

Medical Profiles

⊕ UC native tapped to lead new geropsych unit at River Park

MCMINNVILLE – River Park Hospital is planning to open a new inpatient geriatric psychiatric unit and has chosen an Upper Cumberland native to lead...

Medical Profile: Dr. Vertilio Cornielle

By Amye Anderson UCBJ Managing Editor COOKEVILLE – Following in his father’s footsteps, cardiologist Dr. Vertilio Cornielle knew he wanted to practice medicine. But it was...

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...

⊕ Sleep specialist joins Cookeville Regional Sleep Center

COOKEVILLE – Rest easy. One of Cookeville Regional Medical Center’s newest physicians is an expert on sleep. Dr. James Davis, a sleep specialist, joined...

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...

Dr. Thomas Summers joins CRMC

COOKEVILLE – Cookeville Regional Medical Center’s newest physician is looking to take a personalized approach to cancer care. Dr. Thomas Summers, a specialist in medical...