Dr. J Woodfin Kennedy MD Surgeon

Dr. J Kennedy is a surgeon in Chattanooga, Tennessee. He is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including Erlanger Medical Center and Memorial Health Care System. He received his medical degree from University of Alabama School of Medicine and has been in practice for 25 years. He is one of 35 doctors at Erlanger Medical Center and one of 39 at Memorial Health Care System who specialize in Surgery.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Surgeon: Trauma Surgery & Surgical Critical Care

Education & Medical Training

University of Alabama Medical Center
Residency, General Surgery, 1990 - 1994

University of Tennessee College of Medicine at Chattanooga
Residency, Plastic Surgery, 1994 - 1996

University of Texas Medical Branch Hospitals
Residency, General Surgery, 1989 - 1990

University of Alabama Medical Center
Fellowship, Hand Surgery, 1996 - 1997

University of Alabama School of Medicine
Class of 1989

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Family Medicine
Certified in Family Medicine

American Board of Family Medicine
Certified in Sports Medicine

AL State Medical License
Active through 2012

FL State Medical License
Active through 2014

Awards, Honors & Recognition

Meaningful Use Stage 1 Certification, Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services

Publications & Presentations

Giant basal cell carcinoma surgical management and reconstructive challenges.
Lackey, P.L., Sargent, L.A., Wong, L., Brzezienski, M., Kennedy, J.W.

An unusual presentation of methotrexate-induced B-cell lymphoma of the metacarpophalangeal joint: a case report and literature review.
Kennedy, J.W., Wong, L.K., Kalantarian, B., Turner, L., Hayes, C.W.

Robert Arthur Bruce, MD. Exercise cardiology.
Kennedy, J.W., Cobb, L.A., Samson, W.E.

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Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS North Carolina BlueOptions PPO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • First Health PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Lifewise Health Plan of Oregon
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO
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