Expanding Williamson Medical Gastroenterology Practice Relocates to Updated Suite

FRANKLIN, Tenn. (Dec. 13, 2021) – Williamson Medical Center (WMC) has announced the relocation of its Williamson Medical Group (WMG) gastroenterology (GI) practice to a renovated suite inside the hospital’s main medical tower. The new location, opening today, includes an expanded waiting space for patients and family members to comfortably distance, a sub-waiting area to schedule gastroenterology procedures with ease and a reimagined workflow to maximize efficiencies.

“Regular GI screening and care is a crucial part of maintaining our patients’ overall health,” said Elizabeth Lindsey, M.D., gastroenterologist at WMC. “We are committed to providing compassionate care in a relaxed setting, and this relocation enhances our ability to do so as comfortably and efficiently as possible.”

WMG’s team of board-certified gastroenterologists, including Dr. Lindsey and Eric Sumner, M.D., have transitioned to the new office space. Also joining the new location is GI professional Claire Davis, MSN, CFNP. Davis is specialized in evaluating and treating chronic abdominal pain, bowel disorders and more.

“We are thrilled to welcome Claire to WMG,” said Dr. Sumner. “Her unique skillset and passion for working with patients to identify problems and solutions is a perfect fit for the clinic and adding her to the team enables us to offer patients greater access to appointment availability and scheduling.”

Current GI screening and procedures include colonoscopies, esophageal dilation and manometry, Bravo pH testing, upper endoscopy and endoscopic ultrasound.

“We are excited about expanding this office to our community,” said Tim Burton, associate administrator for operations, WMG. “As our community and its needs grow, the new location will allow for future expansion of GI services that will allow us to better meet those needs.”

The Gastroenterology office will be located on Williamson Medical Center’s campus in the medical office tower at 4323 Carothers Pkwy, Franklin, TN 37067, suite 600. Appointments can be made online by visiting https://williamsonmedicalcenter.org/gi/ or by calling 615-435-7979.

For more information about GI services at WMG, visit williamsonmedicalcenter.org/gi/.

 

ABOUT WILLIAMSON MEDICAL CENTER | Williamson Medical Center offers comprehensive inpatient and outpatient services, 24-hour emergency care, preventive health screenings and wellness activities. Services offered by Williamson Medical Center are developed to provide the most cost-effective, convenient and accessible healthcare possible. More than 825 providers represent over 70 medical specialties and sub-specialties. In 2021, Williamson Medical Center received CMS’ highest Five-Star Rating for its Overall Hospital Quality which measures hospitals on seven areas of quality: Mortality, Safety of Care, Readmission, Patient Experience, Effectiveness of Care, Timeliness of Care, and Efficient Use of Medical Imaging. The caliber of physicians and care at Williamson Medical Center continues to advance the way healthcare is delivered to our region with compassion and convenience unique to WMC. Our campus also houses Monroe Carell Jr. Children’s Hospital Vanderbilt at Williamson Medical Center, which provides pediatric emergent and inpatient care, and Bone and Joint Institute of Tennessee – the region’s premiere destination for orthopaedic excellence. In addition, WMC’s Williamson Medical Group includes more than 40 providers offering everything from primary care to surgery to pulmonary and sleep medicine. For more information, visit WilliamsonMedicalCenter.org.

 

ABOUT WILLIAMSON MEDICAL GROUP | Williamson Medical Group is a family of physicians and mid-level providers who practice breast surgery and navigation, family medicine, general surgery/surgical critical care, gastroenterology, gerontology, internal medicine, internal medicine and pediatrics, neurology/vascular neurology, pulmonary and sleep medicine, supportive and palliative care services and travel medicine. With offices in Franklin, Brentwood and Thompson’s Station, the physicians and staff at WMG are focused on delivering exceptional health care to the members of our community. For more information on WMG and its physicians, please visit www.williamsonmedicalgroup.com.

 

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