Accepting all TennCare MCOs

We are pleased to announce the Dr TaTanisha Smith, MD and Anna Biddison Ross, PA-C are contracted and in network to care for patients with all three TennCare managed care organizations, Amerigroup, BlueCare, and United Healthcare Community Plan, as well as several private insurance plans. If you have received a letter stating otherwise, please contact […]

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Going High

We have been made aware that another pediatric/family practice has been disparaging our new practice. Please understand nothing has been done unlawfully. We continue to focus on our mission of serving you and your family with excellent care. We are sorry for the inconvenience and thank you again for trusting us with the care of […]

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Everyone gets nervous about fever..Let’s separate some facts from myth about fever.   Definition Normal body temperature varies by person, age, activity, and time of day. The average normal body temperature is 98.6°F (37°C), but can vary between 97.5°F (36.4°C) and 99.5°F (37.5°C). Considerations In children younger than 6 months of age, the daily variation […]

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Coughs are one of the most common symptoms of childhood illness. Although a cough can sound awful, it’s not usually a sign of a serious condition. In fact, coughing is a healthy and important reflex that helps protect the airways in the throat and chest.  But sometimes, your child’s cough will warrant a trip to […]

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Back to School

As everyone returns from winter break, just a reminder to protect yourself and children from the common cold and other viruses. REMEMBER TO WASH YOUR HANDS EARLY AND OFTEN. If you or you child are unfortunate enough to come down with an illness, here are a few tips to get you back to good health…. […]

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