TriStar Centennial September 26, 2012

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (September 26, 2012) – TriStar Centennial Women’s & Children’s hospital is proud to announce that Jeffrey Guy, M.D., has assumed the new role of chief medical officer for the facility’s pediatric program.

“We are excited to welcome Dr. Guy to our team, especially at such an exciting time in our facility’s history,” said Joann Ettien, administrator of TriStar Centennial Women’s & Children’s hospital in Nashville, Tenn. “His vast experience in both providing healthcare and healthcare program development will be invaluable as we continue expanding options available specifically for children in Nashville and Middle Tennessee communities.”

Guy’s areas of expertise include adult and pediatric healthcare program development, adult and pediatric burn surgery, trauma surgery, and surgical critical care services. He is board-certified in general surgery and surgical critical care.

Prior to joining TriStar Centennial, Guy was the director of the regional burn center and acute operative services at Vanderbilt University Medical Center in Nashville. He also served as an associate professor of surgery, chief of the division of burn surgery, fellowship director of burn surgery, and course director of the critical illness immersion course at the Vanderbilt University School of Medicine.

In his current role, Guy will be responsible for overseeing the medical affairs of the pediatric program at TriStar Centennial Women’s & Children’s. He will play a significant role in quality and utilization analysis, as well as policy development and implementation. Guy will collaborate with other physicians, clinical staff, and hospital administration as TriStar Centennial Women’s & Children’s hospital expands healthcare services available for children in Middle Tennessee.

Guy received his medical degree from Northeastern Ohio Universities College of Medicine and completed his residency in general surgery at Northeastern Ohio University College of Medicine, Akron General Medical Center in Akron, Ohio. He completed fellowships in trauma surgery research at Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine in Cleveland, surgical critical care and trauma surgery at University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill in Chapel Hill, N.C., and burn surgery at North Carolina Jaycee Burn Center at University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. He also completed the Charles Fox Traveling Burn Fellowship with the American Burn Association.

In 2009, Guy received a Masters of Management in Health Care from Vanderbilt’s Owen Graduate School of Management in Nashville.

For more information on pediatric services available at TriStar Centennial Women’s & Children’s hospital, visit and select TriStar Centennial or call (615) 342-1919.

Celebrating 44 years of providing quality healthcare to Nashville, Middle Tennessee and the surrounding region, TriStar Centennial Medical Center is a 657-bed comprehensive facility offering medical and surgical programs including behavioral health, 24-hour emergency, heart and vascular, imaging, neurosciences, oncology, orthopaedics, pediatrics, rehabilitation, sleep disorder, and women’s services. An affiliate of TriStar Health, TriStar Centennial Medical Center is home to TriStar Centennial Sarah Cannon Cancer Center, TriStar Centennial Women’s & Children’s, TriStar Centennial Heart & Vascular Center as well as TriStar Centennial Parthenon Pavilion, one of the oldest and largest full-service psychiatric facilities in the region. Round-the-clock care is also available at TriStar Ashland City, a critical access hospital in nearby Cheatham County. The new TriStar Emergency Room at Spring Hill will provide 24-hour emergency care for nearby Spring Hill, Tenn., and surrounding communities when it opens in 2013. For more information about the services offered and health plans accepted by TriStar Centennial Medical Center or TriStar Health, call TriStar MedLine® at (615) 342-1919 or (800) 242-5662, or visit and choose TriStar Centennial Medical Center. TriStar Centennial Medical Center is located at 2300 Patterson Street in Nashville.

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