Oncological Internist

Anita Arnold, MD, FACP

East Campus
7945 Wolf River Boulevard
Germantown TN 38138 901.683.0055


Undergraduate: Memphis State University, Memphis, TN June 01, 1976-May 15, 1980 B.S. in Microbiology Magna Cum Laude, Dean’s List Baptist Memorial Hospital School of Medical Technology, Memphis, TN August 01, 1980-August 01, 1981 B.S. in Medical Technology Co-Valedictorian Medical School: University of Tennessee Center for the Health Sciences, Memphis, TN August 15, 1989 – June 04, 1993 Medical Doctor Internship: University of Tennessee, Memphis, TN Internal Medicine June 23, 1993-June 30, 1994 Residency: University of Tennessee, Memphis, TN Internal Medicine June23, 1993-June 30, 1996  

Awards and Acknowledgements:

Baptist Memorial Hospital Physician Quality Champion, 2005 UT Top Twenty Internal Medicine Teachers, 2002  

Board Certification:

American Board of Internal Medicine, August 1996 Certified for the period 1996-2006, Number 170441 Recertified in 2006 and is certified 2006-2016  

Society Memberships:

American Medical Association National Association of Inpatient Physicians American College of Physicians  

Hospital Appointments:

Member, Baptist Memorial Health Care Corporation Review Board August 2007 to 2010 Baptist Memorial Hospital, Active Staff, Internal Medicine Memphis, Collierville, DeSoto, Germantown and Women’s October 17, 2000-Present Methodist Healthcare-Memphis Hospitals, Courtesy Staff, Internal Medicine October 25, 2000-Present St. Francis Hospital Consulting Staff, Internal Medicine July 25, 2002-Present Baptist Memorial Restorative Care Hospital, Active Staff, Internal Medicine September 19, 2000-Present  

University Appointments:

Volunteer Faculty Assistant Professor, University of Tennessee, Memphis, TN August 2002-Present Associate Director or Internal Medicine Training Program, University of Tennessee, Memphis, TN September 2000-July 2002 Medicine Service Chief at Baptist Memorial Hospital for University of Tennessee Internal Medicine Training Program September 2000-November 2000 Site Director at Baptist Memorial Hospital-East for University of Tennessee Internal Medicine Training Program December 2000-July 2002 Assistant Professor in Medicine, University of Tennessee, Memphis, Tn September 2000-July 2002  


Member of the Baptist Memorial Hospital Investigational Review Board 2007-2010 Baptist Memorial Hospital Memphis Chairman of the Performance Improvement Committee February 2003-2006 Baptist Memorial Hospital Memphis Medical Staff Leadership Council February 2003-February 2006 UTMG Credentialing Committee June 2001-July 2002 Baptist Memorial Hospital Memphis- Graduate Medical Education Committee September 2000-July 2002 UT Curriculum Committee September 2000-July 2002 UT Faculty Advisory Committee September 2000-July 2002 UT Longitudinal Community Program- Master Clinician September 2000-July 2002 UT Clinical Competence Committee November 2000-July 2002 UT Resident Executive Committee September 2000-July 2002 UT Intern Selection Committee November 2000-2002 Baptist Memorial Hospital Library Committee July 2002  

Practice/Professional Experience:

West Cancer Center 7945 Wolf River Blvd. Germantown, TN 38138 February 1, 2018-Present Threlkeld, Threlkeld and Omer 1068 Cresthaven #250 Memphis, TN 38119 November 5, 2012-January 7, 2018 West Clinic, PC 100 N. Humphreys Blvd. Memphis, Tn 38120 August 18, 2002-October 31, 2012 Inpatient Physicians of the MidSouth Memphis, TN August 31, 2002-July 31, 2003 University of Tennessee (includes UTMG and Baptist) Memphis, TN September 01, 2000-August 15, 2002 Internal Medicine Associates of Oxford 1203 Medical Park Drive Oxford, MS 38655 September 01, 1996-August 15, 2000 UT Medical Group, Inc. 66 N. Pauline Memphis, TN 38105 September 1, 2000-July 2002 UT Attending Physician Rhodes College Clinic November 2000-July 2002 Medplex Clinic 2001-July 2002 UT Attending and Consulting Physician University Hospital 2001-July 2002 VA Medical Center 2001-July 2002 Baptist Memorial Hospital Medical Center Coagulation Lab-Pathology, Staff Medical Technologist 1981-1993 Clinical Education Coordinator 1985-1989


Lewis J, Morrison R, Arnold A. Using a general internal medicine consult service to teach residents and care for patients. AM J Med Sci. 2003 August; 326(2):73-8.



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