Common Questions About Tennessee Medicine and Pediatrics

Below are common questions asked about Tennessee Medicine and Pediatrics.

What is a "Med-Peds" Physician?

Each of our physicians have completed a combined training program in both Internal Medicine (treatment for adults) and Pediatrics (treatment of children). This allows us to offer A Lifetime of Care for your whole family. Our services span newborns through geriatrics.  Maternity and Surgical care are the primary exclusions to our offered services.

What is a Nurse Practitioner?

Our Nurse practitioners are registered nurses who are prepared, through advanced education and clinical training, to provide a wide range of preventive and acute health care services to individuals of all ages. Nurse practitioners complete an extensive graduatelevel course of study that leads to a master’s degree.