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We would like to take this opportunity to welcome you to our practice. Our goal is to provide you with the best health care possible in a pleasant, courteous environment. Your health care is a of primary importance and your cooperation and understanding will help make that goal achievable.


Meet our team of professionals

 

Dr. David Martin

 

Dr. David Martin

 

Dr. Martin completed the Gynecologic Oncology Fellowship at the University of North Carolina in 1990. Prior to that, he earned his medical degree from the Indiana University School of Medicine. He also completed a four year residency in General Obstetrics and Gynecology at the Indiana University Medical Center. During his fellowship, Dr. Martin received extensive training in Chemotherapy and cancer surgery. Dr. Martin previously taught at the University of Florida as a faculty member teaching medical students and residents while working in the Gynecologic Cancer Division for the department of OB-GYN at the University of Florida. While there he received a national award for teaching. Hel also collaborated in cancer research in the laboratory and in supervised clinical trials.

 

Dr. Martin has a particular interest in using laparoscopic surgery and in 2008 also became certified in robotic-assisted techniques to enhance laparoscopic  procedures. He was the first doctor in Tennessee to do laparoscopic sentinel lymph node assessment. He continues to develop a proactive to provide complete resection of advanced ovary cancer and optimal chemotherapy with the newest agents.

 

Dr. Martin is a Fellow of the American College of Surgeons and the American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists. He is a member of the Florida Society of Gynecologic Oncologists, American Society of Clinical Oncologists, the Society of Gynecologic Oncologists, and the International Gynecologic Cancer Society. Dr. Martin is board certified as a diplomete of the American Board of Obstetrics and Gynecology and the Gynecologic Oncology Certificate by the American Board of Obstetrics and Gynecology.

 

Ashley Bernier

Ashley

 

Ashely Bernier joined our Practice in July 2014. She is a certified Women's Health Nurse Practitioner. She received a Bachelor's of Science in Nursing from Mercer University in Atlanta, Georgia in 2004. She obtained her Master's of Science in Nursing and Women's Health Nurse Practitioner Certification from Emory University in Atlanta, Georgia in 2009. She has been practicing as a Women's Health Nurse Practitioner in the Knoxville area since September 2009. Prior to obtaining her degree in Women's Health, Ashely proactive nursing in a variety of Intensive Care settings including Medical/Surgical ICU, Cardiac Care ICU, Burn ICU, and Recovery Room of Kennestone Hospital in Marietta, Georgia as well as Weill Cornell Medical Center. She participated as a Research RN for the Kidney Transplant team at Weill Cornell Medical Center. Ashley moved to the Knoxville area in 2009. She has enjoyed becoming a part of the Knoxville Community where she lived with her husband and 2 young boys.


 

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