Our Providers 

Robert F. Elder, MD
Nikki B. Zite, MD, MPH
Jaclyn B. van Nes, MD
Natalie P. Blaché, MD
Erinn R. Morgan, MD
Catherine H. Kingery, NP
Sherika D. Welch-Charles, MD
K. Paige Johnson, MD
Walter W. Schoutko, MD, FACOG
Pryor Vester Baird, BSN, MSN, WHNP-BC


Robert F. Elder, MD

Director of Women’s and Children’s Health

Professor, Obstetrics & Gynecology Surgery

 

 

 

EDUCATION & TRAINING

  • Certification: American Board of Obstetrics & Gynecology
  • Schools: East Tennessee State University
  • Internships: University of Tennessee Memphis
  • Residencies: University of Tennessee Memphis

 

MEMBERSHIPS

  • American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists (ACOG)
  • American Urogynecology Society
  • Society of Laparoendoscopic Surgeons
  • American Medical Association
  • Tennessee Medical Association
  • Society of Robotic Surgery

 

 

Nikki B. Zite, MD, MPH

Residency Program Director

Associate Professor, Obstetrics & Gynecology Surgery

  

 

 

EDUCATION & TRAINING

  • Certification: American Board of Obstetrics & Gynecology
  • Schools: Northwestern University Medical School
  • Internships: University of Tennessee
  • Residencies: University of Tennessee
  • Fellowships: Family Planning and Contraception, University of Illinois
  • Masters: Public Health, University of Illinois  

 

MEMBERSHIPS

  • American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists (ACOG)
  • Society of Family Planning
  • Association of Professors in Gynecology and Obstetrics
  • Tennessee Medical Association
  • Knoxville Academy of Medicine

 

Jaclyn B. van Nes, MD

Assistant Professor, Obstetrics & Gynecology

 

 

 

 

 

EDUCATION & TRAINING

  • Certification: American Board of Obstetrics & Gynecology
  • Schools: University of Kentucky College of Medicine
  • Internships: University of Tennessee Medical Center
  • Residencies: University of Tennessee Medical Center

 

MEMBERSHIPS

  • American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists (ACOG)
  • Association of Professors in Gynecology and Obstetrics
  • Tennessee Medical Association
  • Knoxville Academy of Medicine
  • Society of Simulation in Healthcare

Natalie P. Blache’, MD

Clinical Instructor, Obstetrics & Gynecology Surgery

 

 

 

 

 

EDUCATION & TRAINING

  • Certification: American Board of Obstetrics & Gynecology
  • Schools: Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center
  • Internships: University of Tennessee Medical Center
  • Residencies: University of Tennessee Medical Center

 

MEMBERSHIPS

  • American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists (ACOG)
  • Tennessee Medical Association
  • Knoxville Academy of Medicine

 

 Erinn R. Morgan, MD




EDUCATION & TRAINING

  • Schools: University of Tennessee College of Medicine
  • Internships: Greenville Memorial Hospital
  • Residencies: University of Tennessee Medical Center

 

Catherine H. Kingery, WHNP-BC

 

 

 

 

 

 

EDUCATION & TRAINING

  • Certification: National Certifying Corporation
  • Schools: University of Tennessee, Knoxville

 

MEMBERSHIPS

  • Tennessee Nurses Association
    

Walter W. Schoutko, MD, FACOG 

Assistant Professor, Obstetrics & Gynecology





 

EDUCATION & TRAINING

  • Certification: American Board of Obstetrics & Gynecology
  • Schools: Ohio State College of Medicine 
  • Internships: The Metro Health Center 
  • Residencies: The Metro Health Center 

 

K. Paige Johnson, MD

Clinical Assistant Instructor, Obstetrics & Gynecology 

 

 

 

EDUCATION & TRAINING

  • Certification: American Board of Obstetrics & Gynecology
  • Schools: West Virginia University School of Medicine  
  • Residencies: University of Tennessee Medical Center  

 

Sherika D. Welch-Charles, MD

 

 

 

 

EDUCATION & TRAINING

  • Certification: American Board of Obstetrics & Gynecology
  • Schools: Meharry Medical College  
  • Residencies:  Meharry Medical College
 

                       Pyror Vestor Baird, BSN, MSN, WHNP-BC

EDUCATION & TRAINING

  • Certification: National Certifying Corporation
  • Schools: University of Tennessee, Knoxville

 

MEMBERSHIPS

  • Tennessee Nurses Association

Patients Speak...

“I feel the entire staff from the receptionist, to all the nurses and doctors care about me as a person. Everyone is extremely courteous and knowledgeable!”

 

–Jennifer B.

 

Quick Contact

Main Location:

1928 Alcoa Highway, Suite B-300 
Knoxville, TN 37920

Quick Contact:

Phone: 865-305-9799

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