HMG collaborates with Wellmont's Hawkins County Memorial Hospital to provide orthoapedic services
Friday, September 17, 2010
KINGSPORT, Tenn. – HMG’s orthopaedic division, The Orthopaedic Center of the Southeast, is pleased to announce a collaborative effort with Wellmont’s Hawkins County Memorial Hospital that will result in the provision of advanced orthopaedic services to the residents of Hawkins’ county and surrounding areas.
HMG orthopedic surgeons Steven Krein, MD, and Gregory Purnell, MD, along with HMG physician assistants of The Orthopaedic Center of the Southeast will provide orthopaedic care five days a week at 401 Scenic Drive, Rogersville. As an added convenience, patients will enjoy the proximity of Wellmont Hawkins Rehabilitation located within the same facility.
“HMG is incredibly pleased to be working with Wellmont in bringing the much needed orthopaedic services to the residents of Hawkins County,” says HMG President Scott R. Fowler, MD. “We’re continually looking for ways to bring services and care to the patients of our region. It’s especially great when that effort is accomplished collaboratively for the greater good of patient care.”
“We’re thrilled to partner with HMG to provide enhanced care for our patients,” said Fred Pelle, president of Hawkins County Memorial. “Our patients have been loyal to us, and our goal is always to provide them with superior care with compassion. We are excited by the opportunities this additional service will provide for our patients and Hawkins County Memorial.”
An “Open House Celebration” introducing The Orthopaedic Center of the Southeast’s new location will be held Tuesday, September 21 from noon until 3 p.m. at the 401 Scenic Drive, Rogersville, location.
For more information or to schedule an appointment, please call Rogersville’s The Orthopaedic Center of the Southeast at (423) 921-7206.
About Holston Medical Group
As one of the largest multi-specialty providers within the Southeast, Holston Medical Group’s “Family of Care” consists of more than 800 employees, including 150 physicians and mid-level providers in its provision of 24-hour medical/surgical coverage. Regarded as a national leader in clinical research as well as electronic health record integration and utilization, Holston Medical Group provides convenient locations throughout Northeast Tennessee and Southwest Virginia, offering two Urgent Care Clinics (Bristol & Kingsport) and state-of-the-art diagnostic capabilities. On-site ancillary services available include digital x-ray and mammography, CT, MRI, ultrasound and cardiac services. Additionally, HMG provides the patient convenience of on-site laboratory services.