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Dr. Merri Collins

Merri Collins, M.D., grew up in Cookeville and has spent most of her life in Tennessee. She is honored to work in a Christian healthcare environment where the primary mission is to care for children of all socioeconomic backgrounds and where there is true concern for all aspects of the lives of the patients, the families, and the staff.

Her husband, Reid, is also a pediatrician and together they have two wonderful children. Dr. Collins sings on the praise team at her church. She loves reading, running, hiking, being in theatrical productions, and spending time with her family.

Education
B.A., The University of the South (Sewanee)
M.D., University of Tennessee, Memphis

Residency
University of Tennessee – Memphis, Internal Medicine & Pediatrics

Affiliations/Certifications
Fellow, American Academy of Pediatrics
Board Certified, Pediatric Medicine and Internal Medicine
Clinical Instructor, Vanderbilt University Medical Center

Hospitals
Vanderbilt Children’s Hospital
Williamson Medical Center