November 03, 2015
Nashville, Tenn., (November 1, 2015) – TriStar Centennial Medical Center is pleased to welcome Dr. Susan Garwood, a pulmonary/critical care and lung cancer specialist, to its medical staff.
Dr. Garwood completed her undergraduate degree in Biomedical Science at Texas A&M University and her medical degree at the University of Texas at Houston Medical School. She completed her residency in Internal Medicine at Vanderbilt University and completed her internship in Pulmonary and Critical Care at the Medical University of South Carolina.
She is board-certified in pulmonary and critical care medicine.
Dr. Garwood is now accepting new patients at Centennial Thoracic Surgical Associates located on the TriStar Centennial Medical Center campus. Dr. Garwood’s new practice will focus on interventional pulmonary with a special emphasis on the diagnosis of lung cancer. Therefore, general pulmonary referrals will not be accepted. The new practice will focus on the workup and management of pulmonary nodules, masses, adenopathy and abnormal chest imaging. Patients will be reviewed as part of a weekly multidisciplinary conference that will provide adherence to NCCN guidelines, rapid diagnostic and management decisions, molecular testing assessments and access to clinical trials.