New Nurse Practitioner Joins Physicians Care – Hamilton Place

Chattanooga, Tenn., (September 18, 2019)Physicians Care is proud to welcome nurse practitioner, Shannon Shuler to the Hamilton Place healthcare team.

Shuler graduated from North Georgia College & State University in Dahlonega, Georgia with a Master of Science in Nursing. He most recently served as a family nurse practitioner at Northeast Georgia Physicians Group in Toccoa, Georgia. His prior experience includes several years as a nurse practitioner at Northeast Georgia Physicians Group’s MedAccess after-hours urgent care.

“We are excited to have Shannon join our team,” said Physicians Care Division Vice President Ellis Harris. “His vast nursing and patient care experience, particularly in family and urgent care settings, will be a wonderful addition.”

Physicians Care – Hamilton Place is located at 2021 Hamilton Place Blvd., across from Big River Grill. The center is open Monday through Friday 8 a.m. to 8 p.m.; and Saturday and Sunday 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Walk-ins are welcome or for added convenience, patients can schedule a same day or next day visit online with Hold My Spot®. Most insurance plans, TRICARE and VA, Medicare and Medicaid, as well as cash and credit cards, are accepted.



Physicians Care, with ten locations in Alabama, Georgia, and Tennessee, is an affiliate of Urgent Team, one of the largest independent operators of urgent and family care centers in the Southeast. The Urgent Team Family of Centers provides quality and affordable family healthcare at 76 locations under seven brands: Ascension Saint Thomas Urgent Care, Washington Regional Urgent Care, Huntsville Hospital Urgent Care, Physicians Care, Urgent Team, Sherwood Urgent Care, and Baptist Health Urgent Care. Physicians Care’s convenient, walk-in centers provide a range of healthcare services including treatments for injuries and illnesses, occupational health and wellness care. Most centers offer 24/7 online scheduling with Hold My Spot®.  Urgent Team’s company headquarters are located in Nashville, Tenn. For more information, visit or