Tennessee OB-GYN merger creates new major player in Memphis area


Memphis (Tenn.) Obstetrics and Gynecological Association absorbed Women's Health Specialists in Germantown, Tenn., effective Feb. 1, according to Commercial Appeal.

When the merger is official, Women's Health Specialists will be a division of the Memphis Obstetrics and Gynecological Association, allowing it to retain location and branding.

The transaction creates a 39-provider group, which will be a new heavyweight in the Memphis area's obstetrics landscape. The region has seen an uptick in consolidation among all healthcare providers, including both hospitals and physician practices, according to the report.

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