Erlanger Adds 3 Physicians

Tuesday, October 1, 2019

Erlanger Health System adds Drs. David Ambrosetti, Carson Kaeser and Jonathan Walker to its network of physicians. Dr. Ambrosetti joins the Erlanger Primary Care team, Dr. Kaeser joins Erlanger Women’s Health and Dr. Walker joins Erlanger Urology.
 
Dr. Ambrosetti is a board-certified internal medicine provider and Chattanooga native. He is a graduate of the University of Tennessee Chattanooga where he received his bachelor’s in chemistry. He obtained his doctorate of osteopathy from LECOM in Bradenton, Fl.
and completed his residency with the University of Tennessee Chattanooga at Erlanger. Dr. Ambrosetti is a member of the American College of Physicians, American Academy of Family Practice and the Christian Medical and Dental Association. 
 
Dr. Kaeser is a urogynecologist specializing in urology, female pelvic medicine and pelvic reconstruction. He earned his medical degree from Ross University School of Medicine then went on to residency at the University of Tennessee College of Medicine in Chattanooga. He completed his female pelvic medicine and reconstructive surgery fellowship at The Christ Hospital and University of Cincinnati. 
 
Dr. Walker is a pediatric urologist joining Children’s Hospital at Erlanger. He earned his medical degree at the University of Tennessee College of Medicine in Memphis and completed his residency at the University of Kentucky. Dr. Walker attended the University of Colorado, Children’s Hospital Colorado for his pediatric urology fellowship.

Erlanger Express Care Facilities Offering Flu Shots

Free Blood Lead Screenings Offered For Children Under Age Of 6 On Saturday

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Erlanger Express Care facilities are offering flu shots at all four of their walk-in locations. Cost of the flu shots at Erlanger’s downtown, East Brainerd, Soddy-Daisy and Ringgold locations ... (click for more)

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Erlanger Express Care Facilities Offering Flu Shots

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Free Blood Lead Screenings Offered For Children Under Age Of 6 On Saturday

There will be free blood lead screenings offered for children under the age of six who live in south Chattanooga in one of the eight neighborhoods affected by soil lead contamination, which include: Southside Gardens, Cowart Place, Oak Grove, Alton Park, East Lake, Jefferson Heights, Highland Park and Richmond. The screenings are provided by UTC and Lions Club and available ... (click for more)

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