Affiliated Teaching Hospitals
Memphis 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.
Consultation and ICU services are offered at our VA facility. This is also one of the sites for continuity clinics throughout the full three years of fellowship. Fellows will have the opportunity to participate in state of the art multidisciplinary clinics offered at the VA. Fellows experience a vast variety of complex pulmonary conditions including ILD, PAH, etc. The 10 bed MICU provides state of the art critical care to veterans.
Methodist University Hospital
1265 Union Avenue
Methodist University Hospital (MUH) is a partnership of two healthcare leaders, Methodist Healthcare and the University of Tennessee Health Science Center (UTHSC). Located in the medical center and formerly known as Methodist Central, MUH is a 617-bed facility and the principal adult private teaching hospital for UTHSC. Methodist University Hospital will provide real-world experiences of managing medical problems in an efficient and effective institution.
MUH and UTHSC bring together research, medicine and innovation. This partnership supports multidisciplinary collaboration among doctors and clinical team members, leading to more advanced medical care for patients.
ICU services as well as consult services are required rotations. Methodist University Hospital is currently our busiest ICU rotation. Fellows are exposure to a myriad of conditions including neuro critical care, surgical post op care, etc. providing a real world experience under optimal supervision.
Regional 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.
As the city hospital, ROH allows fellows access to care for many indigent patients with significantly advanced diseases that would normally not be able to afford care. The ROH ICU rotation provides exposure to many of the sickest patients in the Memphis metro area.
Pulmonary, Critical Care, and Sleep Medicine
Pulmonary Critical Care Program Directory
Muthiah Muthiah, MD
Sleep Medicine Program Director
Amado X. Freire, MD, MPH, D-ABSM, FAASM
956 Court Ave. Suite H-314
Memphis, TN 38163
956 Court Ave., Suite G-228
Memphis, TN 38163