From adolescent gynecology to menopausal medicine, we have compassionate and comprehensive care for every woman. We offer the latest in technology and evidence-based medicine to meet your healthcare needs.
We currently provide five divisions of women's services:
General OB/GYN | Drs. Jernigan, Holmes, Herrell, Olsen, Rouse, Sarkodie
Female Pelvic Medicine and Reconstructive Surgery | Dr. Huffaker and Nurse Practitioner, Jana Flynn
Fertility and Women's Services | Drs. Assad and Ransom
GYN Oncology | Dr. Kramer
Maternal / Fetal Medicine | Drs. Davis and Welt
A listing and more information about our specialists can be found by clicking the gray titles to the left.
Contact Information for Women's Services
325 North State of Franklin Road, Johnson City, TN, 37604
Call for Consultation (423) 439-7246 | Fax (423) 282-4698
6 Sheridan Square, Suite 100, Kingsport, TN, 37660 GYN Oncology
Appointment Line (423) 245-1040
Our office hours are Monday through Friday from 8:30 AM until 4:30 PM.
Many of our providers are also professors at ETSU's Quillen College of Medicine. Since they bear the responsibility of teaching the next generation of physicians, they are passionate about staying current with the latest advances and technologies.
You will benefit by having providers who desire to be on the leading edge of medical technologies – and who also have the wisdom when and when not to use them.
325 North State of Franklin Road, Johnson City, TN, 37604 Fax (423) 439-7235
Our Obstetrics and Gynecology Specialists work in close concert with our sub - specialists to offer you and your family the most comprehensive set of services in our region. From family-centered childbirth to the medical and surgical management of even the most complex gynecologic problems, you'll find the latest in technology – like advanced robotic surgery or minimally-invasive in-office sterilization.
T. Watson Jernigan, MD, MA
Dr. Jernigan is the Associate Dean of Clinical Affairs at the ETSU Quillen College of Medicine. He received his BA from Denison University, Granville, OH. He received his medical degree at the University of West Virginia, Morgantown, WV. He finished his residency at the Akron City Hospital, Akron, OH.
Specialties Menopausal symptoms, perimenopausal bleeding, hormonal therapy including alternative and complimentary medications.
Sheri Holmes, MD
Dr. Holmes is an assistant professor, Vice Chair, and tenured faculty at the ETSU Quillen College of Medicine. She received a BSN from ETSU in 1989. Her medical degree was completed at ETSU/QCOM in 2001. She completed her residency at the Medical College of Georgia in Augusta, GA in 2005.
Specialties Robotic, laparoscopic & minimally invasive surgery; pre-invasive disease of the cervix and vulva; general obstetrics and gynecology.
Howard Herrell, MD
Dr. Herrell is an assistant professor at the ETSU Quillen College of Medicine. He earned his medical degree and completed his residency at ETSU/QCOM in Johnson City, TN.
Minimally invasive and advanced laparoscopic surgery; vaginal surgery; hysteroscopic sterilization; pelvic pain; abnormal uterine bleeding; family - oriented childbirth.
Martin E. Olsen, MD
Dr. Olsen is a professor and OB/GYN resident program director at ETSU Quillen College of Medicine. He received his BS from Muskingham College in 1981. He completed medical school at the Medical College of Ohio at Toledo in 1985. He completed his Family Medicine residency at the Akron General Medical Center in Akron, Ohio in 1988 and OB/GYN residency at the University of Tennessee at Chattanooga in 1991. He was board certified in Obstetrics & Gynecology in 1993 and Family Medicine in 1988.
Adolescent Gynecology, teen pregnancy, medical missions, and patient simulation.
Ann Rouse, MD
Dr. Rouse is an assistant professor and tenured faculty at the ETSU Quillen College of Medicine. She received a BS in Biomedical Engineering in 1996. She completed her medical degree at the University of Miami in 2000. She completed her residency at the University of Texas Medical Branch, Galveston.
Women's preventive care, general obstetrics, general gynecology, and basic medical Spanish.
Olga Sarkodie, MD
Dr. Sarkodie is an associate professor at the ETSU Quillen College of Medicine. She completed her medical degree at the Minsk State Medical Institute in Belarus and her residency at ETSU/QCOM in Johnson City, TN. She also received a second graduate degree in International Law from the President's of Belarus Academy in 1998.
Specialties Prenatal care, labor and delivery, Cervical & Vulvar Preinvasive Disease, General Gynecology, Ultrasound.
1st Floor, 325 North State of Franklin Road, Johnson City, TN 37604
R. Keith Huffaker, MD, MBA, FACOG, FPMRS
We have the region's only fellowship trained board-certified physician specializing in Female Pelvic Medicine and Urogynecology. We offer the very latest in the diagnosis and evaluation of surgical and non-surgical treatments of female urinary and fecal incontinence, pelvic organ prolapse, fistula, and other problems involving the female pelvic floor. Our interdisciplinary approach includes physical therapy and biofeedback.
Quillen Fertility and Women's Services provides you and your family the latest in the diagnosis and treatment of infertility, recurrent miscarriage, congential anomalies of the reproductive tract, and other endocrinological problems affecting women of all ages. Our services range from basic infertility to In Vitro Fertilization.
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Infertility solutions for East Tennessee and our neighbors in North Carolina, South Carolina, Virginia, West Virginia, Kentucky and Georgia.
6 Sheridan Square, Suite 100, Kingsport, TN, 37660
Paul R. Kramer, MD Dr. Kramer is associate professor at the ETSU Quillen College of Medicine. He received his medical degree at the Medical College of Virginia in Richmond, VA. He completed his residency and fellowship at the Pennsylvania State University in Hershey, PA. He has board certification in Obstetrics and Gynecology and Gynecologic Oncology.
Gynecologic cancers, breast cancer, breast disorders
325 North State of Franklin Road, Johnson City, TN, 37604 Fax (423) 439-7235
The Division of Maternal/Fetal Medicine is the region's only fully-integrated department focusing on high risk obstetrical problems, pre-natal diagnosis and fetal DNA studies. We have specialists trained in Perinatology, Ultrasonography, Genetics, and Dietetics/Nutrition to help you and your family with the very best in high risk obstetrics services. The care of your pregnancy moves from our office to the Johnson City Medical Center which features the region's most advanced Neonatal Intensive Care Unit and highly trained and specialized nurses at the Center for Women's Health. Learn More About Maternal/Fetal Medicine
George H. Davis, DO, FACOOG
Dr. Davis received his BS from Southern Methodist University in Dallas, TX. He earned his doctorate of osteopathic medicine at the University of North Texas Health Science Center (TCOM) formerly known as the Texas College of Osteopathic Medicine.
He completed his residency in Obstetrics and Gynecology at Metropolitan Hospital in Philadelphia, PA. Then, he was Chief Resident at the Oklahoma Osteopathic Hospital in Tulsa, OK. He finished his fellowship in Maternal-Fetal Medicine at the Thomas Jefferson University Medical College in Philadelphia, PA.
Selman Welt, MD
Dr. Welt received his BS from the College of William & Mary in Williamsburg, VA. He earned his medical degree from the University of North Carolina in Chapel Hill, NC.
He completed his residency from the Washington University of St. Louis, Barnes Hospital in St. Louis, MO. His fellowship was completed at Duke University Medical Center in Durham, NC.
He has two daughters that are grown and return to East Tennessee yearly to visit family and friends. He likes to cook, travel, read and garden. This year he is tending a tulip patch.