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Ophthalmologists Join Staff of UT’s Hamilton Eye Institute and UT Medical Group
Roderick N. Hargrove, MD:
Dr. Hargrove is a
graduate of the University of North Carolina School of Medicine. He did his internship at
Barrett Haik, MD,
Hamilton Professor and chair of the Department of Ophthalmology, commented, “He
was an outstanding fellow, and we are very pleased that Dr. Hargrove has chosen
to return to
Dr. Hargrove is a member of the
Mary Ellen Hoehn, MD:
Dr. Hoehn graduated
from the University of Tennessee College of Medicine and
“We are very pleased that she has decided to return to her alma mater and join us as an assistant professor of pediatric ophthalmology,” Dr. Haik said.
Dr. Hoehn is a member of the
Steven R. Sarkisian, Jr., MD:
Dr. Sarkisian is a
graduate of the Jefferson Medical College in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. He completed his ophthalmology residency at
the State University of New York,
Dr. Haik stated, “We
are very pleased that Dr. Sarkisian has chosen to remain in
Dr. Sarkisian is a member of the
Melvin Litch, Jr., MD:
Dr. Melvin Litch, Jr., has recently joined the faculty of the University of Tennessee Department of Ophthalmology as a clinical assistant professor.
Dr. Haik said, “Dr.
Litch comes to the faculty following a distinguished career in private practice
as a well-respected ophthalmologist in
Dr. Litch graduated from the Duke University
School of Medicine and completed his residency at
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