Erlanger Welcomes New Dermatologist

Wednesday, February 06, 2013
Dr. Cara Hennings, Erlanger's new dermatologist
Dr. Cara Hennings, Erlanger's new dermatologist

Erlanger Health System announced the opening of UT Erlanger Dermatology and welcomed Cara Hennings, MD, to the physician practice.

 

Dr. Hennings received her medical degree from Indiana University School of Medicine and continued her training in dermatology at Vanderbilt University School of Medicine, where she was named Chief Resident in her fourth year.

 

Board-certified in dermatology, Dr. Hennings specializes in both adult and pediatric dermatology, treating a variety of skin conditions including acne, eczema and rosacea, as well as psoriasis and alopecia. In addition, Dr. Hennings treats skin cancer and benign growths, performs routine skin checks, and will also begin offering cosmetic dermatology services including botox and soft tissue fillers.

 

Dr. Hennings’s work has been cited in such publications as the Journal of the American Academy of Dermatology, and she has been invited to speak on numerous occasions for Vanderbilt and the Tennessee Dermatology Society.

 

UT Erlanger Dermatology and Dr. Hennings are now accepting new patients at two locations – Erlanger’s Medical Mall,Suite 445-A, and Erlanger at Volkswagen Drive. Appointments and consults may be made by calling 778-5693.


Love's Travel Stops Raises Money For Children's Hospital

Love’s Travel Stops team members and customers raised more than $14,900 during Love’s annual fundraising campaign for Children’s Hospital at Erlanger, a member of Children’s Miracle Network Hospitals.   Employees invited customers to purchase a $1, $5 or $20 Miracle Balloon at the register during the recent month-long fundraising campaign, Put the Money Where the Miracles ... (click for more)

Department Of Health CMO Named Public Health Champion

David R. Reagan, MD, PhD, of Nashville, has been named the Tennessee Medical Association Public Health Champion for 2014. The honor recognizes TMA member physicians for their outstanding public health contributions across the state. Nominated by TMA’s Public Health Committee, Dr. Reagan was instrumental in developing a cohesive, long-range strategic plan for the Tennessee Department ... (click for more)

Attorneys For Life Care Centers Of America Seek Direct Appeal On Key Issue In Federal Lawsuit

Attorneys for Life Care Centers of America are seeking a direct appeal to the Sixth Circuit Court of Appeals on a key issue in the case in which the federal government is seeking millions of dollars in reimbursements, plus treble damages, against the Cleveland, Tn.,-based firm. The attorneys want to appeal a decision by Federal Judge Sandy Mattice that would allow the testimony ... (click for more)

Couple Die In Wreck In Marion County After Vehicle Goes Off Highway In A Curve

Two people died in a wreck in Marion County late Saturday night. The victims were identified as Glenda White, 33, of Palmer, Tn., and Jeremy Braden, 28, of Gruetli Laager, Tn. Both were ejected from their vehicle. They ran off the left side of Highway 108 at a curve while going north. The vehicle went through a fence into a field, before striking a tree and then coming ... (click for more)

Frances Pope Is The Only Answer For East Ridge Mayor

The time is upon us to stand together for a change, a changing of the guard for the better.  A time to elect officials that will actually listen to all the citizens that have concerns. A time to come together to watch East Ridge grow with new development. A time to elect the people in charge of the direction the city goes. A time when community involvement is essential. ... (click for more)

Roy Exum: UT Ain’t Heard Nothing Yet!

Just moments before Florida would seal a football 10-9 victory over Tennessee in early October, the student section in Neyland Stadium stooped to a new low when it vociferously chanted, “F*** you, Florida! F*** you, Florida!” It was shocking, a loud and vulgar display of all that sportsmanship isn’t, and served as a great embarrassment to Knoxville and the university. Jimmy Cheek, ... (click for more)