Women have unique health care needs and issues. Sometimes we are quick to dismiss something because we don’t think it is important, or we’re simply so busy we let it slip into the category of “I’ll look into that later.” We have all been there. It’s also easy to just accept things you’ve heard [...]
“They’re typical boys:” the Duncan family relishes the joys of normal life thanks to high-tech medical science
Gail Duncan remembers the procedure that saved her babies as something out of a sci-fi movie. The scary news. The rush to surgery. The parade of men and women in white lab coats. The laser aimed at her abdomen. Gail and Jeff Duncan are loving every minute with 4-year-old twins Gunner and Garrett, [...]
A small exposure to opioids can spark addiction – so Regional One Health is finding ways to treat pain without the risk
When a public health crisis emerges, it’s the emergency room physicians of American’s major urban hospitals who find themselves on the frontline. How they react can be crucial to saving lives and addressing the problem. That challenging work is underway at Regional One Health with the Opioid Light program after emergency medicine physician Chantay [...]
Epilepsy patients can decrease how many seizures they experience or even become seizure-free. Exploring treatment options with an expert is key.
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Clinical teaching and learning lead to community building in Memphis. Memphis is a place where many aspiring professionals find the inspiration and resources to hone their craft. Whether it’s our distinct musical sound, our culinary feats and inventions or our business concepts that have shaped the future of entire industries, Memphis is on the [...]
Ayotunde Dokun, MD, PhD Patients receive an extra level of expertise in diabetes care when Dr. Ayotunde Dokun, M.D. Ph.D., is their physician. He combines science with care in his dual role as Chief of Endocrine Service for Regional One Health and Associate Professor in Endocrinology at University of Tennessee Health Science [...]
Shannon Anzivino, RN, MSN, FNP-C Men and women looking for cosmetic services have an option in the heart of the city at Regional One Health. Regional One Health’s Plastic Surgery and Laser Center specializes in a variety of surgical and non-surgical aesthetic, reconstructive procedures focused on restoring natural beauty. Regional One Health’s [...]
The opportunity to help others is a common reason people go into the medical profession. But Dr. Steven Boggs, MD, takes that idea a little further. Dr. Boggs is the newest anesthesiologist with UT Regional One Physicians and a member of the University of Tennessee Health Science Center Department of Anesthesiology, coming to Memphis [...]
“Being HIV-positive is no longer a death sentence,” says Gwen Reese. “There may not be a cure yet, but life-changing treatments are now available.” Gwen is director the of clinical services at the Adult Special Care Center at Regional One Health. The center strives to meet the medical and psychosocial needs of those living [...]