July 2, 2014


HighPoint Health System CEO Susan Peach announced today that Michael Diaz, M.D., a board certified gastroenterologist located in Hendersonville has joined the hospital’s employed practices group, HighPoint Physician Practices, effective July 1, 2014.  Dr. Diaz will continue to offer gastroenterology services to patients throughout Gallatin, Hendersonville, and the surrounding communities from his current clinic location. 


“We are very pleased to have Dr. Diaz joining the employed practices of HighPoint Health System,” said Peach, RN, BSN, MBA, CEO of Sumner Regional Medical Center and HighPoint Health System. “Dr. Diaz has spent numerous years specializing in gastroenterology and liver disease, is respected among his peers and patients and is an impressive compliment to our gastroenterology team at Sumner Regional Medical Center and our employed medical staff. We are thrilled he has chosen to partner with Sumner Regional Medical Center to offer his services throughout Sumner County.” 

Dr. Diaz graduated from Ohio State University in Columbus, Ohio, and attended medical school at Case Western Reserve University in Cleveland, Ohio.  He completed his residency at Ohio State University Hospitals in Columbus, and his fellowship at Cleveland Metropolitan General Hospital and Case Western Reserve University in Cleveland.  He is board certified in Internal Medicine and Gastroenterology.


"I am proud to have provided medical care in Sumner County for the last 29 years, and I look forward to partnering with HighPoint Health System as I continue my practice,” said Michael Diaz, M.D.  “Healthcare has changed quite a bit since 1985, and I believe the resources and support from HighPoint will allow me to continue to focus on the care of my patients."
Dr. Diaz is accepting patients at his private practice, located at 105 Glen Oak Boulevard, Suite 200, in Hendersonville.  For more information, or to schedule an appointment, please call (615) 822-6716.


To learn more about the physicians at Sumner Regional Medical Center or the employed physicians of HighPoint Physician Practices, please visit www.MySumnerMedical.com/physicians.



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 www.MySumnerMedical.com.


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