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THE LATEST GALEN NEWS & UPDATES

Stay informed on the latest news and updates from Galen Medical Group

COVID-19 Update

Due to the amount of COVID-19 testing, we will not be administering COVID-19 tests for vacation travel.

Physician Spotlight: Dr. Chris Lowe, Board-Certified Dermatologist

Dr. Chris Lowe is a board-certified dermatologist at Galen Dermatology...

Men’s Health Month

June is Men’s Health Month, and the team at Galen is celebrating the health and wellness of our male patients and their families...

American Diabetes Month

Learn the risks, symptoms, and types.

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Back-To-School Physicals

It's time for your child's annual wellness exam.

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What is Hepatitis?

About 354 million people around the world are currently living with chronic hepatitis B and C.

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What is Sciatica?

Did you know sciatica is one of the most common types of back pain?

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Not Getting Enough Sleep?

Sleep deprivation can affect many adults.

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COVID-19 Testing Update

Due to an increase in COVID-19 testing, we will not be administering COVID-19 tests for vacation travel.
If you believe you are exhibiting COVID-19 symptoms and need to be tested please call our COVID-19 hotline at 423‑618‑9006.

SHOULDN’T YOUR DOCTOR BE A GALEN DOCTOR ?

The physicians and staff of Galen Medical Group provide evidence based care and patient-friendly services to adults and children of all ages. Our medical group offers several medical specialties throughout the Chattanooga region to better serve you. 

MEET OUR NEWEST PROVIDERS

Jennifer D. Mercer, DNP, CNM

Galen OB/GYN specializes in the medical and surgical care of the female reproductive system and associated disorders for woman of all ages. We take a compassionates and responsive approach to obstetric and gynecological care from adolescence through childbirth and beyond.

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Christopher Lowe, M.D.

At Galen Dermatology we specialize in the treating diseases of the skin, hair, and nails. Our dermatologists are experts in the diagnosis and treatment of a wide variety of skin disorders and possess training in various procedures, such as dermatologic surgery, cosmetic surgery, and cosmetic procedures.

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Asma S.Khan, M.D.

The Center for Diabetes and Endocrinology at Galen is devoted to the management of metabolic disorders and other hormonal problems. Our practice helps individuals manage their goals by using a comprehensive approach, individualized education and the latest technology to provide endocrine management adapted to your lifestyle.

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Susan Gouge, D.O.

At Galen Mountain View Medicine, formerly Mountain View Medicine, care is at the core of what we do. Our practice is committed to providing your family. Located on Apison Pike in Ooltewah, TN our providers, like Susan Gouge, D.O. deliver your healthcare with the highest level of passion and medical expertise.

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Hannah Bujak,
M.D.

Dr. Bujak is a board-certified Family Physician at Galen Mountain View Medicine. Dr. Bujak completed her medical degree at Loma Linda University School of Medicine. She went on to complete her residency in family medicine in upstate New York, serving as Chief Resident during her final year. Upon graduation, she served as a Faculty Physician, where she taught women’s health and obstetrics.
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John E. Tapp, II, M.D., FACP

Dr. John Tapp was born and raised in the Chattanooga area. He graduated in 1988 as valedictorian from Lookout Valley High School. Dr. Tapp received two bachelor’s degrees from the University of Tennessee at Chattanooga; one in chemistry, and the other in biology. He attended medical school at the University of Tennessee Health Science Center in Memphis and completed his residency in internal medicine in 2003.
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Paulina Hartney, Health Coach

Paulina Hartney is a Certified Integrative Health Coach at Galen Health and Wellness. She received training through Duke Integrative Medicine health coaching. Over the past nine years, Paulina has been associated with healthcare assisting patients and medical groups in various roles. She strives to provide an open and engaging atmosphere to empower others to seek the best in themselves.
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Samuel Abbas,
M.D.

Dr. Samuel Abbas is a board-certified medical doctor at Galen Primary Care East Ridge. Dr. Abbas received his bachelor’s degree from Mississippi State University and his master’s in pharmaceutical science from the University of Mississippi. He attended medical school at the University of Mississippi Medical Center in Jackson, Mississippi. Dr. Abbas then did his internship and residency in internal medicine at the MUSC in Charleston.
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Kaushal Chaudhari, M.D.

Dr. Kaushal Chaudhari is a board-certified family medicine doctor at Galen North Georgia Primary Care. He is originally from Ahmedabad, a city located in Gujarat, India. Dr. Chaudhari attended school at the N.H.L. Municipal Medical College, located in Gujarat, India. He completed his residency at Virginia Tech Carilion School of Medicine in Roanoke, VA. Dr. Chaudhari has been practicing medicine for eight years.
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ARE YOU DIABETIC OR AT RISK FOR DIABETES ?

Know where you stand. Galen Health and Wellness offers programs to help patients with Prediabetes and Diabetes Education.

THE GALEN APPROACH TO HEALTH CARE

Our mission is to elevate the health of our community through multiple medical specialties providing excellent care delivered with wisdom, compassion, integrity and a commitment to technology, education and scientific inquiry.

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