CHI Memorial Medical Group Hires Erik Ewing, M.D.

Monday, July 9, 2018
CHI Memorial Medical Group announces Erik Ewing, M.D. has joined CHI Memorial Family Practice Associates - Harrison.  Dr. Ewing received his medical degree from Medical College of Georgia in Augusta.  He completed an internship and residency in family medicine at Floyd Medical Center in Rome, Ga.  Dr. Ewing is board certified in family medicine by the American Board of Family Medicine.  
 
Dr. Ewing joins Janak H. Naik, M.D. at CHI Memorial Family Practice Associates - Harrison.  The practice is located at 6800 Harrison Park Dr. in Harrison. Office hours are 8:15 a.m.-5 p.m. on Monday through Thursday and 8:15 a.m.-noon on Friday.  Dr. Ewing is accepting new patients.
  To schedule an appointment, or for more information, call 423-344-7095.



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