Physician News2017-05-04T10:45:58+00:00

ONE Health introduces new care for Memphis

Camden Coalition representatives meet with Justin Griner, inpatient pharmacist at Regional One Health, to discuss ONE Health. Within health care, there is a patient population who utilizes high-cost services, like emergency department care, more than others. These “high utilizers” often lack social resources or find themselves with economic, education, addiction or housing issues that exacerbate their health. It’s time for ONE Health in Memphis, an opportunity to use compassionate care and exceptional [...]

July 28th, 2017|

Physician Spotlight: Diabetes research informs patient care for Dokun

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 Center. Dr. Dokun's roles as researcher and physician give him a rare combination in medicine of someone who studies the [...]

July 14th, 2017|

Regional One Health Part of Medical Career Gateway

Regional One Health and University of Tennessee Health Science Center work together to train students and residents. At Regional One Health, taking care of every person who comes to us is the passion of our 3,000 employees, doctors and providers on a daily basis. That passion is part of a foundation we work with the University of Tennessee Health Science Center to create for the medical students and residents who embark on [...]

July 12th, 2017|

Dispelling myths and misconceptions about midwifery

Home births with no pain medications allowed is a pretty common assumption people make about how midwives deliver babies. The six Certified Nurse Midwives (CNM) at Regional One Health have heard that and much more, honestly. But more than 94 percent of Certified Nurse Midwife-attended births in the U.S. actually occur in a hospital, including here at Regional One Health where an estimated 350 deliveries with a CNM will occur this year. Regional One [...]

June 22nd, 2017|

Rehabilitative Medicine gets patients back to daily life

Cracking joints, sore backs and achy knees are common ailments for athletes, both the serious and casual variety. But activities of daily life come with their own risks, too, and you don’t have to be a hardcore athlete to struggle with physical pain from time to time. Whether it’s playing a casual game of basketball with friends, bending over a backyard garden every weekend or jogging a few times a week, these activities and [...]

June 20th, 2017|

Technology drives men’s care at East Campus

Memphis Medical News feature story Robert Wake, MD Dr. Robert Wake, MD, and the urology team at Regional One Health are using the latest technologies for the detection and diagnosis of prostate cancer. The UroNav fusion biopsy procedure available at Regional One Health’s East Campus is the latest technology used in helping diagnose prostate tumors that previously were missed using the standard prostate biopsy technique in which tumors couldn’t be seen. This [...]

June 15th, 2017|

Physician Spotlight: Abdu brings minimally invasive hope to women’s care

Rarely does a day go by that Dr. A. Ben Abdu, MD, isn’t amazed at the strength of his female patients. A. Ben Abdu, MD Dr. Abdu focuses on minimally invasive gynecological surgeries at Regional One Health. His training focused on advanced laparoscopy, minimally invasive female pelvic medicine and reconstructive surgery, vaginal surgery, tubal reversals, female urology and pelvic pain medicine. He primarily works out of Regional One Health’s East Campus, which [...]

June 9th, 2017|

Regional One Health providers recognized as ‘Top Doctors’

Memphis Magazine has released their annual Top Doctors edition, and eleven physicians who practice at Regional One Health were among the honorees.  Regional One Health is proud to be partners with the top doctors in the Mid-South, together providing compassionate care and exceptional services to our community. Honorees this year include: Patricia Adams-Graves, MD – Hematology Laura Detti, MD - Reproductive Endocrinology Ramasubbareddy [...]

June 7th, 2017|

High Risk Pregnancy Team Takes Safety Expertise Overseas

When a team of four providers from Regional One Health visited China last month, it was a trip that ultimately could have an impact on some 110 million people. That’s how many people live in a region of China where doctors from 36 hospitals attended safety training led by a high-risk obstetrics care team from Regional One Health. Danielle Tate, MD; Giancarlo Mari, MD; Ravpreet Gill, MD; and Bonnie Miller, RN, perinatal patient [...]

May 23rd, 2017|

Boggs brings caring touch to anesthesiology

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 in April. He reasons there are plenty of professions that allow people to help others, from business to the clergy. [...]

May 4th, 2017|
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