December 3, 2014


Sumner Regional Medical Center (SRMC) has announced that Jodi Gerdes, M.D., a board certified vascular surgeon, has joined its growing medical staff and will be offering surgical services to patients throughout Gallatin and the surrounding communities.


“We are thrilled to have Dr. Gerdes joining the medical staff at Sumner Regional Medical Center,” said Susan Peach, RN, BSN, MBA, CEO of Sumner Regional Medical Center and HighPoint Health System.  “Dr. Gerdes is an excellent addition to the existing surgical staff at SRMC and our overall medical team.  We welcome her to Sumner Regional and the Gallatin community.”


Dr. Gerdes graduated from Concordia College in Moorhead, Minn., and Creighton University School of Medicine in Omaha, Neb.  She completed her residency at Phoenix Integrated Surgical in Phoenix, Ariz., and her fellowship at Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center in New Orleans, La.  Dr. Gerdes is a member of the American College of Surgeons, Society of Vascular Surgery, Vascular and Endovascular Surgery Society, Southern Association of Vascular Surgery and the Gulf Coast Vascular Society.


Dr. Gerdes is now accepting patients at Swan Surgical, which has offices in both Gallatin and Hendersonville.  Office hours are 8 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. Monday through Thursday and 8 a.m. – Noon on Friday.  For more information, or to schedule an appointment, please call (615) 206 -1700.



About Sumner Regional Medical Center

A part of LifePoint Hospitals®, a leading hospital company dedicated to providing quality healthcare services close to home, Sumner Regional Medical Center is a progressive, 155-bed acute care facility in Gallatin, Tenn., and is the flagship hospital of HighPoint Health System.  The hospital offers a full range of diagnostic, surgical, therapeutic, women’s, pediatric and rehabilitative services and has been serving the communities of Sumner County and beyond for more than 55 years. To learn more, visit



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