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MMC Physicians Recognized as Top Doctors 2018

July 31st, 2018

Murfreesboro MedicalClinic is proud to announce eighteen physicians were chosen as top doctors inthe 2018 Nashville Top Doctors issue of Nashville Lifestyle Magazine.

NashvilleLifestyle partners with Castle Connolly Medical Ltd. to publish a list oftop, local medical professionals, nominated by their peers. MMC is honored tohave eighteen doctors on this list. These physicians include:

Tammy H.Adams, M.D. – Pediatrics

David A. Beaird, M.D. – GeneralSurgery

Lee Bigham, M.D. – Pediatrics

Elizabeth S. Bray, M.D. –Internal Medicine

James T. Carter, M.D. – GeneralSurgery

Marcie S. Castleberry, M.D. -Pediatrics

Brad S. Chesney, M.D. –Obstetrics & Gynecology

Jeremy B. Harrison, M.D. –Pediatrics

Michael S.Herlevic, M.D. – Internal Medicine

Steve Humphrey, M.D. – Pediatrics

Derek K. Johnson, M.D. –Pediatrics

Marcus A. Owen, M.D. -Rheumatology

Utpal Patel,M.D. – Internal Medicine

Jason W. Pollock, M.D. –Obstetrics & Gynecology

Brent Rosser, M.D. – Pediatrics

Kimberly B. Shannon, M.D. –Internal Medicine

Gregory M. Taylor, M.D. –Obstetrics & Gynecology

Kelly G. Williams, M.D. –Obstetrics & Gynecology


Murfreesboro Medical Clinic physicians have been recognizedin this issue nearly every year. The physicians receiving this recognition makeup numerous practices at MMC, including Pediatrics, General Surgery, InternalMedicine, Obstetrics & Gynecology, and Rheumatology.

Chief Executive Officer, Joey Peay, shares, “While we knowthe physicians of Murfreesboro Medical Clinic are exceptional, it is truly anhonor when a third party recognizes this as well. Congratulations to thehonorees.”

Castle Connolly Medicals Ltd. was created with the missionto find the best healthcare in the nation and share this information withconsumers. To receive this honor, physicians must be nominated by their peersand then go through an extensive screening process. This process is based on avariety of different factors, including their medical education and training,hospital appointments, professional reputation, and disciplinary histories. Theonly way for a physician to be honored on the Top Doctor list is to be one ofthe best in their field and to be nominated by a colleague. Physicians areneither permitted to nominate themselves nor pay in order to be included in thelist.

Murfreesboro MedicalClinic is a multi-specialty, physician owned practice, committed to offeringthe patient both primary and specialty care within their community.

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