Quick Facts

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  • Qualchoice
  • Coventry Health Care
  • BCBS Tennessee
  • United Healthcare
  • BCBS Blue Card

Doctors in The Sutherland Clinic

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Specialties

2 specialties

  • Internal Medicine

    An internist is a physician who focuses on the diagnosis and treatment of conditions that affect the adult population—both acute and chronic.
    These doctors are often who adults see as their primary physicians because they treat a broad range of illnesses that do not require surgical or specialist interventions. They also work to help a patient maintain optimal health in order to prevent the onset of disease.
    In addition to treating the common cold and flu, internists also treat chronic diseases like diabetes and heart disease.

  • Cardiology

    Cardiologists are doctors who specialize in the diagnosis, prevention and treatment of conditions related to the heart and blood vessels.
    A patient may be referred to a cardiologist if he experiences symptoms like chest pains, shortness of breath, dizziness, or high blood pressure. The physician will then evaluate your symptoms, take your health and family history and your weight. The cardiologist may order additional diagnostic tests, such as an echocardiogram, X-ray or blood tests. If necessary, the cardiologist may also call for a cardiac catheterization - a procedure in which a small tube is inserted into or near the heart that can take pictures of the heart's activity, or relieve blockage.
    Once determining whether there is a heart condition, a cardiologist will treat a patient through cholesterol management, cardiac rehabilitation, and fitness. If surgical intervention is required, like open-heart surgery, a cardiologist will make that determination, but a cardiothoracic surgeon will perform the procedure.

  • Hospital Affiliations

    The Sutherland Clinic is affiliated with the following hospitals

  • Baptist Memorial Hospital Booneville Booneville, MS 38829
  • Baptist Memorial Hospital-Collierville Collierville, TN 38017
  • Baptist Memorial Hospital - Desoto Southaven, MS 38671
  • Baptist Memorial Hospital For Women Memphis, TN 38120
  • Baptist Memorial Hospital Huntingdon Huntingdon, TN 38344
  • Baptist Memorial Hospital - Memphis Memphis, TN 38120
  • Baptist Memorial Hospital North Ms Oxford, MS 38655
  • Baptist Memorial Hospital Tipton Covington, TN 38019
  • Baptist Memorial Hospital Union City Union City, TN 38281
  • Baptist Memorial Hospital Union County New Albany, MS 38652
  • Baptist Memorial Rehabilitation Center Germantown, TN 38138
  • Methodist Extended Care Hospital Memphis, TN 38104
  • Methodist Fayette Hospital Somerville, TN 38068
  • Methodist Le Bonheur Germantown Hospital Germantown, TN 38138
  • Methodist South Hospital Memphis, TN 38116
  • Methodist University Hospital Memphis, TN 38104
  • Nea Medical Center Jonesboro, AR 72401
  • Education

    Affiliated doctor has gone to the following school

  • University Of Santo Tomas
  • Nearby Group Practices

    The Sutherland Clinic is similar to the following 3 Group Pracices near Memphis, TN.

  • St Francis Healthnow

    Group Practice

    Memphis, TN

  • Vogelfanger and Struble Clinic PLLC

    Group Practice

    Memphis, TN

  • Roger B. Vogelfanger and Associates

    Group Practice

    Memphis, TN

Information About Group Practices

What is a Group Practice?

According to The Medical Group Management Association, a group practice is any relationship between three or more physicians who share facilities, expenses, profits and other resources like support staff and equipment. Group practices tend to fall into two categories: those that organize around a particular medical specialty and those that encompass several specialties like East Boston Neighborhood Health that specializes in internal medicine

Why Group Practice?

As medicine became more complex in the twentieth century, the need for group practices made more sense. Physicians found it impossible to know everything about the emerging drugs and technologies on the medical landscape. In addition, the cost of providing a full range of diagnostic services, such as tests and X-rays, in one location became prohibitive to the individual practitioner. Hence, doctors from various disciplines began to team together in order to provide more comprehensive care to their community of patients.

Benefits of Group Practice

As medicine became more complex in the twentieth century, the need for group practices made more sense. Physicians found it impossible to know everything about the emerging drugs and technologies on the medical landscape. In addition, the cost of providing a full range of diagnostic services, such as tests and X-rays, in one location became prohibitive to the individual practitioner. Hence, doctors from various disciplines began to team together in order to provide more comprehensive care to their community of patients.