One GI® physician Dr. Rajesh Ramachandran has been named the Tennessee 2021 Doctor of the Year by the national Men’s Health Network

Gastro One physician Rajesh Ramachandran, M.D. has been named Tennessee Men’s Health Network’s (TMHN) 2021 “Doctor of the Year.” Dr. Ramachandran was presented the award on Wear Blue for Men Friday (June 18, 2021) of National Men’s Health Week (June14-20, 2021).

“TMHN is proud to award Dr. Ramachandran our 2021 “Doctor of the Year”, says Mike Leventhal, Executive Director for Tennessee Men’s Health Network. “Dr. Ramachandran has been a leader within the men’s health movement not only within our organization but regionally through his dedicated community service. Dr. Ramachandran is committed to building healthy communities and is always willing to collaborate with TMHN on signature projects that educate men and their families about the importance of early detection regarding colon cancer.

“I am extremely honored for this recognition and for what Tennessee Men’s Health Network does for families throughout the state,” says Dr. Rajesh Ramachandran.” I value their contributions and their unique programs that help educate men about the importance of seeking annual visits with a health care provider. I am proud to have had the opportunities to serve with TMHN and I look forward to continuing to collaborate to positively improve the health of men and boys.”

Tennessee Men’s Health Network (TMHN) is an affiliate of Men’s Health Network (MHN) based in Washington, D.C. MHN and TMHN are both nonprofit educational organizations comprised of physicians, researchers, public health specialists, health professionals, and other individuals. TMHN is committed to improving the health and wellness of men through education campaigns, data collection, and collaborations with health providers to provide better programs and funding on men’s health needs. Additional questions or comments should be referred to [email protected],, or by calling 865. 406.0129.

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Mary Mackey