Dr. Lee M. Perry Named Top Doctor By HealthTap

Wednesday, April 24, 2013
Dr. Perry
Dr. Perry

Dr. Lee M. Perry was named the Top Allergist and Immunologist in Tennessee by HealthTap. The HealthTap Top Doctor Competition (Winter 2013) brought together the world's best and most helpful online and mobile medical experts to compete for both local and national titles.  Tens of thousands of doctors competed for Top Doctor, Top Specialist, Most Influential Doctor, and Thought Leader Awards. Winners were selected by other doctors (who rated their peers based on demonstrated knowledge and expertise) as well as by consumers (who rated doctors on bedside manner and personality).

Dr. Perry is a double Board Certified Pediatric and Adult Allergy and Asthma Specialist who practices at Chattanooga Allergy Clinic in Chattanooga. He is also on staff at Erlanger Medical Center. Dr. Perry enjoys sports and spending time with his wife and their five children.

Dr. Perry received his medical degree from the Medical College of Georgia in 2004, completed his Pediatric Residency in 2007, and his Pediatric and Adult Allergy/Immunology Fellowship in 2009 at the Medical College of Georgia. Upon completion of training, Dr. Perry joined the Chattanooga Allergy Clinic as an Allergist/Immunologist, where he primarily treats asthma, allergic rhinitis, food allergy, eczema, urticaria and immunodeficiency. He is also involved in clinical teaching for the University of Tennessee Pediatric and Internal Medicine residency programs.

Meanwhile, on HealthTap, Dr. Perry is a founding medical expert and is nationally recognized for his responses to patient questions regarding asthma and food allergy profile. Due to his excellent responses and experience, Dr. Perry was named a Top Allergist and Immunologist in the state of Tennessee. 


Blood Assurance Seeks Blood During Holiday Season

During this holiday season, Blood Assurance is asking the community to consider scheduling an appointment to donate blood. Whole blood donations have a shelf life of 42 days, meaning the blood must be used during this time frame; therefore, blood donors are continuously needed to maintain a substantial supply to local hospitals serviced by Blood Assurance. Once an individual makes ... (click for more)

Voices Of Lee Visits Morning Pointe Of Hixson

The Voices of Lee visited the residents at Morning Pointe of Hixson, bringing with them bright smiles, beautiful songs and the season's greetings from their hearts. The choir from Lee University in Cleveland is known for its famous appearances, including the 2012 Presidential Inauguration and nationally broadcasted singing competitions. The Voices of Lee recently performed ... (click for more)

Curtis Coleman Sentenced To 144 Months For Dealing Heroin

Curtis Allen Coleman, 41, of Dayton, Ohio, was sentenced to serve 144 months in prison by Federal Judge Travis R. McDonough for heroin distribution in Chattanooga. Coleman pleaded guilty in August to a federal indictment charging him with, among other things, conspiracy to distribute heroin.  According to information on file with the United States District ... (click for more)

Red Cross Continues Tornado Relief In Southeast Tennessee

After tornadoes and strong straight-line winds moved through Southeast Tennessee on Tuesday evening, Red Cross mobilized more than 70 volunteers, provided shelter for displaced residents, and is working to ensure that emergency needs are being met for everyone who was affected.   “We are working very closely with our local Emergency Management Agencies and community partners ... (click for more)

Tennessee River Gorge Trust Trail Warriors Make You Want To Take A Hike

Trail warriors of the Tennessee River Gorge Trust make you want to take a hike.  The Tennessee River Gorge Trust staff and volunteers make a huge difference in the Chattanooga community and have been making the outdoor areas around the River Gorge clean and protected for more than 30 years.  They deserve to be recognized and praised for all of the hard work they have ... (click for more)

Roy Exum: Why Our Schools Stink

Cheryl Roddy has spent her lifetime, for the biggest part, as a teacher for the Hamilton County Department of Education and, more specifically, at East Ridge High School. She has loved teaching there for nearly 40 years and is hardly “average;” she has her master's degree in education, was twice East Ridge’s teacher of the year, was the first teacher at East Ridge to reach the first ... (click for more)