In the Spotlight…

Lincoln Memorial University Medical Clinic

Name of Medical Director: Nicole Shields, MD

Phone Number: (423)-869-6710



What are your business’ core values, goals, and overall mission?
Values: current, evidence based medicine; exemplary patient-centric, team based healthcare; mentors and educators to future physicians. Our mission is to serve our community with the highest quality medical care.

Share some unique facts about your business. What makes your business stand out?
LMU Medical Clinic offers several specialties, including primary care, gynecology, osteopathic manipulative medicine (OMM), pediatric, physical medicine and rehabilitation, sports medicine, child psychiatry and geriatric care. On-site lab, x-ray and ultrasound services are also provided.

What products or services do you offer companies or individuals?
LMU Medical Clinic provides many services to our patients including: Physical Exams, Sports physicals, Allergy injections, Pediatric care, Osteopathic manipulations, X-rays, Child and Adult Immunizations, EKG, Pulmonary Function Testing, Hearing and Vision Screening, Drug Testing, Treatment of acute and chronic illnesses, Acute Care Visits, Routine GYN exams and Pap Smears, Abnormal PAP smear, evaluation and treatment, Chronic Pelvic Pain, evaluation and treatment, Abnormal Menstruation, evaluation and treatment, STD, screening and treatment, Menopause management, Urinary incontinence, evaluation and treatment, Endometriosis, Ovarian Disorders, evaluation and treatment, Ultrasounds, Synvisc1 Injections, and Prolotherapy.

What accomplishments are you most proud of?

LMU Medical Clinic is proud to serve the community as a multi-specialty clinic in both Harrogate and New Tazewell.

Our clinicians are Juanita Brown, DO, Board Certified, Family Practice, Neuromusculoskeletal Medicine and OMT; Leah Cobb-Snodgrass, MD, Board Certified, Psychiatry; Beverly Ely, FNP, AANP Certified; Gina DeFranco Zulandt, DO, Board Certified, Family Medicine; Mark Moran, PA-C, NCCPA Certified; Dwan Perry, DO, Board Certified, Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation; Nicole Shields, MD, Board Certified, Family Medicine; Ava Stanczak, DO, Board Certified, Pediatrics and Emergency Medicine; Michael Stephens, PA-C, NCCPA Certified; Kenneth Trzil, MD, Board Certified, Internal Medicine; Michael Wieting, DO, Board Certified, OMM and Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation; R. Chris Yonts, DO, Board Certified, Family Medicine; Timothy York, DO, Board Certified, Pediatrics; Allison Yow, DO, Board Certified, Internal Medicine; Jan Zieren, DO, Board Certified, Family Medicine.

Why are you a member of the Claiborne Economic Partnership?
Lincoln Memorial University has been a long standing member of Claiborne Economic Partnership and LMU Medical Clinic is a department within the University.