MARYVILLE, Tenn., Jan. 14, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Tasheema L. Fair, MD, FACOG, is a distinguished biographee of Marquis Who's Who. As in all Marquis Who's Who biographical volumes, individuals profiled are chosen from among a pool of the most prominent professionals and are selected on the basis of current reference value. Factors such as position, noteworthy accomplishments, visibility, and prominence in a field are all taken into account during the selection process.
A lieutenant colonel in the United States Army Reserve, Dr. Fair is an accomplished medical practitioner currently working in private practice. Since 2014, she has contributed her skills as a physician to All Women's Care PLLC, specializing in obstetrics, general gynecological care and surgery. Caring deeply about each of her patients, her goal in her career is to be able to provide her patients with world-class health care. Choosing to specialize in gynecology out of a passion for working with women, she considers the highlight of her career to be the first time she delivered a baby. Prior to her current appointments, Dr. Fair spent several years as a physician at the Bayne-Jones Army Community Hospital in Fort Polk, LA and the Blanchfield Army Community Hospital in Fort Campbell, Kentucky, during her active service with the United States Army.
In addition to her primary career responsibilities, Dr. Fair has excelled in a number of other professional endeavors. She currently serves as a health and wellness coach with Ladydoc Nutrition and a Strong by Zumba fitness instructor. She has previously spoken at the annual meeting of the South Atlantic Association of Obstetricians and Gynecologists. Also an active member in her community and Dr. Fair has done much work as a volunteer with the Unveiled Truth Church.
Choosing a career in medicine out of a desire to make a difference, Dr. Fair pursued an education at The University of Tennessee Health Science Center in Memphis, earning a Doctor of Medicine in 2005. Following this accomplishment, she completed her residency at the Memorial Health University Medical Center in Savannah, Georgia, under the guidance of Dr. Donald Gallup and Dr. Tony Royek. Furthermore, Dr. Fair has received a board certification from the American Board of Obstetrics and Gynecology.
Considering the rising cost of health care to be the most significant issue facing the field of medicine today, Dr. Fair says that if there was one problem she could solve, it would be to provide affordable and accessible health care to everyone. An elected fellow of the American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists and member of the American Board of Obstetrics and Gynecology, she attributes her success to her diligence, hard work and her ability to set herself a path and stick to it. In five years' time, Dr. Fair intends to continue expanding her career and building a name for herself as a hard-working and goal-oriented person.
For excellence in her career, Dr. Fair has received a number of awards and accolades. Notably, she has been the recipient of both a Commendation Medal and an Achievement Medal from the United States Army for her exceptional service. Recognized as a Worldwide Branding Professional of the Year in Obstetrics and Gynecology in 2015, Dr. Fair was recently presented with a Distinguished Humanitarian Award and an Albert Nelson Marquis Lifetime Achievement Award in 2017.
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