Affiliated Teaching Hospitals

Le Bonheur Children's HospitalLe Bonheur Children's Hospital
848 Adams Ave
Memphis, Tennessee 38103


Founded in 1952, Le Bonheur Children's Hospital is an integral part of the Methodist Healthcare Family and a training site for many University of Tennessee Health Science Center residencies/fellowships. A new $340-million hospital building was built in December 2010 to accommodate the over 100,000 patients seen each year.

Named one of the nation's "Best Children's Hospitals" by U.S. News & World Report, Le Bonheur is the only Level 1 pediatric trauma center in the Mid-South.  It's neonatal intensive care unit (NICU) provides the highest level of care for the region's critically ill newborns.

Regional One HealthRegional One Health
877 Jefferson Avenue
Memphis, TN 38103

In addition to being the home of the Regional Trauma Center, Regional One Health (ROH), formerly The MED, also includes several other Centers of Excellence in Burn, High-Risk Obstetrics, and Neonatal Intensive Care (NICU).

ROH is the largest medical and surgical teaching site for the University of Tennessee Health Science Center and through this affiliation, more than half of Tennessee's doctors will receive some, if not all, training here.

Memphis VA Medical CenterMemphis VA Medical Center
1030 Jefferson Avenue
Memphis, TN 38104

Founded in 1922, the Memphis VA Medical Center (VAMC) is an affiliate of the University of Tennessee Health Science Center and one of it's primary adult teaching hospitals.  It offers quality healthcare for the changing medical, surgical, and quality of life needs of the Mid-South men and women who so proudly served our nation.

Over 196,000 veterans from 53 counties in western Tennessee, northern Mississippi, and northwest Arkansas visit the VAMC for a variety of physical and mental health needs.  New programs include those for traumatic brain injuries, post traumatic stress disorder (PTSD), suicide prevention, and more.

Contact Us

Division of Rheumatology and Connective Tissue Disorders
956 Court Ave., Suite G-326
Memphis, TN 38163-0001
Tel. 901-448-5774
Fax 901-448-7265

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