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INCHARGE HEALTHCARE 2021 Medicine, Nursing and Pharmacy, as well as some of the state’s largest multispecialty faculty practice groups.

David Schwartz, MD

Market Chief Medical Officer Saint Francis Hospital 5959 Park Avenue Memphis, TN 38119 901-765-1000

Recognized Nationally. Loved Locally.


In 2019, Dr. Schwartz assumed the role of CMO for the Mid-South Region that includes Saint Francis Memphis, TN; Saint Francis Bartlett, TN; Piedmont Medical Center, Charlotte, NC; East Cooper Medical Center, Coastal Carolina Hospital and Hilton Head Hospital in South Carolina. Dr. Schwartz oversees quality, patient safety, regulatory readiness, and medical staff services. Under his leadership, Saint Francis Hospital-Memphis earned the prestigious Advanced Thrombectomy-Capable Stroke Center certification from The Joint Commission. Saint Francis Hospital-Memphis and Saint Francis Hospital-Bartlett received the distinction of being Accredited Chest Pain Centers from the Society of Chest Pain Centers, and have garnered disease-specific certifications for hip, knee and stroke from the Joint Commission. He earned his Doctor of Osteopathic Medicine at the College of Osteopathic Medicine Residency at Tucson Medical Center. Before assuming his role at Saint Francis Healthcare, Schwartz was in a variety of administrative roles with Sentara Health System based in Woodbridge, Virginia and Vanguard Health Systems in Nashville.

Proud to be named to Newsweek’s list of America’s Best ASCs* *OrthoSouth Surgery Center - Germantown

OrthoSouth’s two advanced surgery centers in Germantown and Southaven are designed to accommodate a wide range of orthopedic surgical procedures, from same day joint replacement to spine surgery, and everything in between. Our award-winning team goes to work every day with the goal of delivering a 5-star experience to every patient we serve. With 8 clinics across the Mid-South, same day appointments, evening and Saturday hours, and urgent care, OrthoSouth offers world-class comprehensive orthopedic care and an exceptional patient experience where you need us, when you need us.

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