Mid State Medical Center
Nashville, TN 37203
Our Physicians at Mid State Medical Center
It is with a heavy heart that we share that Dr. Rowland Hawkins passed away suddenly in March 2019. Dr. Hawkins was loved and highly respected, both within HMA and throughout the Middle Tennessee community. Known for treating his patients and colleagues like family, and for his signature greeting of "Happy Day," Dr. Hawkins will be greatly missed.
Dr. Hawkins earned his Doctor of Medicine degree from the University of Tennessee at Memphis. He completed his Ophthalmology Residency at Baylor… Continue Reading
Dr. Kerr is a native Nashvillian. She earned a B.A. in chemistry at the University of Virginia. After teaching high school science for one year, she attended the University of Virginia School of Medicine where she earned her Doctor of Medicine degree. She completed her internship in Internal Medicine at Vanderbilt University Medical Center, and subsequently completed her residency in ophthalmology at the Vanderbilt University Department of Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences.
Dr. Kerr is certified by the American Board of… Continue Reading
Sahar Kohanim, MD, MPH, is an expert in the field of ophthalmology; a widely published author; award-winning researcher; and guest editor for national and international journals. She received her M.D. from Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine and completed her residency in ophthalmology, as well as her fellowship in Cornea, External Disease, and Refractive Surgery, at Harvard Medical School / Massachusetts Eye and Ear Infirmary. Dr. Kohanim then remained on faculty at Harvard, where she was the Director of Cornea… Continue Reading