Physician News 2017-05-04T10:45:58+00:00

Dr. Jones treats pain without opioids

2018-02-23T09:10:07+00:00 February 22nd, 2018|

Jerry Jones, MD, believes there are better ways to address patient’s pain than prescribing opioids. As an anesthesiologist at Regional One Health, Dr. Jones helps patients manage exceptional acute pain, and he believes it’s possible without giving patients opioids. Memphis Medical News recently featured Dr. Jones. In the article he discussed methods of treating acute pain with nerve blocks instead of opioids. “Just giving people tons of narcotics, that system is no longer sustainable,” Dr. [...]

February 22nd, 2018|

Dr. Fischer leads Stop the Bleed effort

2018-02-16T17:07:56+00:00 February 16th, 2018|

One person can make a difference. That was the idea behind the recent Stop the Bleed training course that taught participants basic bleeding control techniques. Peter Fischer, MD, MS, NREMT-P, FACS With simple steps, it only takes one person to stop a bleed, said event organizer Peter Fischer, MD, a trauma surgeon at Regional One Health’s Elvis Presley Trauma Center. “Sixty seconds can make the difference between life and death if a [...]

February 16th, 2018|

Martinez offers headache care at East Campus

2018-02-22T16:20:33+00:00 February 15th, 2018|

Individuals suffering with headaches don’t have to go through life dealing with the pain. Jesus Martinez, MD, sees patients dealing with a range of neurological issues, including those who suffer with headaches. He sees patients at Regional One Health’s Multispecialty Care Clinic where he works with a team of providers who offer a person-centered approach to care. Dr. Martinez guides patients suffering with headaches and enables them to get control of their condition. [...]

February 15th, 2018|

UTROP welcomes new physicians

2017-12-05T16:40:50+00:00 December 5th, 2017|

UT Regional One Physicians welcomes emergency medicine physician Dr. Alan Campbell Taylor and gastroenterologist Dr. Nazneen S. Ahmed. Drs. Nazneen S. Ahmed and Alan Campbell Taylor have joined UT Regional One Physicians. Dr. Ahmed is board certified in internal medicine and gastroenterology. Dr. Taylor is board certified in emergency medicine. Dr. Ahmed is a gastroenterologist at Regional One Health and an assistant professor in the Department of Internal Medicine at University of [...]

December 5th, 2017|

UTROP welcomes infectious disease provider

2017-10-12T11:59:10+00:00 October 10th, 2017|

Christian Fuchs, MD UT Regional One Physicians has welcomed Dr. Christian Jan Fuchs, MD, to the Internal Medicine and Infectious Disease practices at Regional One Health. Dr. Fuchs practices in Regional One Health’s Adult Special Care Center in the Outpatient Center at 880 Madison Ave. He’s also an assistant professor in the Department of Medicine at University of Tennessee Health Science Center. No two days are the same in medicine, and Dr. Fuchs [...]

October 10th, 2017|

Flu season means vaccination time

2017-12-11T08:31:40+00:00 October 3rd, 2017|

Flu vaccination helps prevent someone from getting the flu, it is important to not spread germs by washing your hands, covering your mouth when you cough or sneeze and avoid those who are sick. Flu season is quickly approaching, and the best way to keep it at bay is with a flu shot. The season typically starts in early October and can last as late as May. The flu vaccine causes antibodies [...]

October 3rd, 2017|

UTROP welcomes four OB/GYN providers

2017-09-27T08:48:45+00:00 September 26th, 2017|

OB/GYN providers (l-r): Drs. Ashekia Pinckney, Pedro Argoti Torres, Ramona Phinehas and Marina Santa Cruz Terrazas. UT Regional One Physicians has welcomed Drs. Ramona Phinehas, Ashekia Pinckney, Marina Santa Cruz Terrazas and Pedro Argoti Torres to the OB/GYN practice at Regional One Health. These four join the nationally and internationally renowned, board-certified physicians dedicated to women’s health issues in our OB/GYN clinic. Dr. Phinehas, MD, is an OB/GYN physician at Regional One [...]

September 26th, 2017|

Khanna earns Certified Menopause Practitioner designation

2017-09-12T15:52:37+00:00 September 12th, 2017|

  Pallavi Khanna, MD, OB/GYN at Regional One Health. Pallavi Khanna, MD, has successfully met the criteria and has passed the examination necessary to become a North American Menopause Society (NAMS) Certified Menopause Practitioner (NCMP). Dr. Khanna specializes in OB/GYN services at Regional One Health. “When I joined Regional One Health a couple of years ago I saw that there was a need for more gynecological care in our community,” she said. [...]

September 12th, 2017|

UTROP welcomes trauma surgeons Filiberto, Lewis

2017-08-10T08:43:50+00:00 August 10th, 2017|

UT Regional One Physicians is proud to introduce trauma surgeons Dr. Dina Filiberto and Dr. Richard Lewis to our practice. Drs. Filiberto and Lewis are part of the team of trauma surgeons at the Elvis Presley Trauma Center, which is designated as a Level 1 Trauma Center in Tennessee, Mississippi and Arkansas. It’s the only Level 1 Trauma Center within 150 miles of Memphis. Dr. Filiberto attended medical school at SUNY Health Science Center at [...]

August 10th, 2017|

Patient Story: Nurse midwives provide special delivery

2018-03-14T09:40:08+00:00 August 8th, 2017|

Photo Credit: JL Scott Photography When Sarah Irby returned to Memphis with her husband in 2015 after living in Nebraska for a couple of years, she recently had given birth to a son with the assistance of nurse midwives. She knew that if she had another child she wanted to again deliver with the care of a nurse midwife. Before she got pregnant, Irby researched and discovered Regional One Health is the [...]

August 8th, 2017|
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