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Paulina Hartney

Certified Integrative Health Coach


Paulina Hartney is a Certified Integrative Health Coach trained through Duke Integrative Medicine. She has served 9+ years in healthcare assisting patients and medical groups in various roles including analytics, community outreach, and health coaching. She strives to provide an open and engaging atmosphere to empower others to seek the best in themselves and to find fulfillment in their careers and lives.

As a Certified Integrative Health Coach her goal is to help individuals explore their WHY and give them the tools, they need to lead health and sustainable lives. 



Galen Health and Wellness​

4976 Alpha Lane, Hixson, TN 37343



Since 2020


Bachelors in Anthropology | North Carolina State University



Certified Integrative Health Coach through Duke Integrative Medicine

Professional Certificate in Meeting and Event Planning from the University of North Carolina at Charlotte


Women’s healthcare services require compassion and expertise. Here at Galen OB/GYN we provide comprehensive, specialized obstetric and gynecological care with the highest regard for patient satisfaction to meet a woman’s needs throughout her lifetime. Whether you are planning a family, staying healthy with routine care, or having health difficulties, our provider’s have the wisdom and medical expertise to help you make informed decisions about your healthcare. 

Some of our services include:

  • Obstetrics
  • Pregnancy Care
  • Labor & Delivery
  • Gynecology
  • Women’s Medicine & Surgery
  • 3D/4D Ultrasound
  • Birthing Classes

Galen’s Labor and Delivery teams are here to help make your birthing experience everything you want it to be. We work closely with you to support your healthcare choices, such as medicated or non-medicated labor and other birthing practices or aids. We strive for a vaginal delivery and only recommend a C-section if your health or your baby’s health is at risk.

Labor and Delivery expectations:


Support for your birth plan, your delivery team will work with you to support your birth plan choices, including:

  • Having an medicated or non-medicated labor
  • Having a support, family members, or friends present at the time of your child’s birth
  • Breastfeeding support
  • Skin-to-skin bonding time immediately after delivey


Immediate access to specialty care, mothers who deliver with Galen have healthy pregnancies and uncomplicated deliveries. However, if additional care is required for you or your baby:

  • Our High-Risk Obstetrics team specializes in providing the most advanced, nurturing care for complex health problems.
  • Our Neonatology team provides word class care for newborn babies with critical or special care needs.


Comfort management during labor available 24 hours a day:

  • For women who desire a medicated labor or require a C-section, our obstetric anesthesia service is always available in Labor and Delivery.

Are you prepared for your newest arrival?

Galen OB/GYN wants to help with a  

Complete Childbirth Class  

Topics include:

  • Labor
  • Breathing & Relaxation techniques
  • Birth Plans
  • Post-partum lifestyle
  • Newborn Care Basics
  • Tour of Erlanger East

Classes are taught by a Registered Labor and Delivery Nurse and Cost: $65.00

Saturday Classes: 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.

Tuesday and Thursday Classes: 6:30 p.m. to 9:30 p.m.

For more information see a receptionist or call us at  (423) 899-9133.


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Explorers Hiking Group Join us the 2nd Saturday of every month as we discover trails and greenways in the Greater Chattanooga, North Georgia, Collegedale, and Cleveland areas. Our team of experienced health coaches lead participants in guided and intentional hiking experiences by challenging participants physically and mentally in an open and supportive group atmosphere.

New to Chattanooga or just looking for a fun welcoming event to boost your physical and social well-being? Join us on the first Friday of every month as we bike and skate through Downtown Chattanooga. All fitness levels and wheels are welcome. Bike route will vary per month as we discover and support new small businesses and art galleries around town.