Southern Tennessee Internal & Family Medicine Specialists Office Relocating

May 6, 2020

Southern Tennessee Regional Health System – Winchester/Sewanee is pleased to announce the relocation of Southern Tennessee Internal & Family Medicine Specialists to better serve the growing healthcare needs of the community.  To accommodate its growth and to make its office even more convenient, the clinic will be moving to 2006 Dinah Shore Blvd., Decherd, TN on May 18, 2020.   

Dr. Chris Murray and Dr. Walter Boyanton have both been serving the community at the Southern Tennessee Internal & Family Medicine Specialists location at 186 Hospital Rd, Ste. 200.  On May 18, 2020, Dr. Chris Murray will begin seeing patients at the new Decherd location and Dr. Boyanton will join First Choice Health in Winchester.

“We are very excited to bring primary care to a location that creates an easy access point for our patients,” said Cliff Wilson, CEO of Southern Tennessee Regional Health System-Winchester/Sewanee.  “The new Southern Tennessee Internal & Family Medicine Specialists location in Decherd on Dinah Shore Boulevard has been renovated through a partnership with local developer Herschel Wells and general contractor Blue Oak Projects.  The new practice will be staffed by Dr. Chris Murray, a board certified internal medicine physician.  Dr. Walter Boyanton, who is a board certified family medicine physician who has been in practice over 25 years will be joining the First Choice Health team in Winchester.  Both Dr. Boyanton and Dr. Murray are committed to each patient and their healthcare needs and are great assets to our community.  We are very excited about this opportunity to further our mission of making communities healthier.”

Dr. Chris Murray received his undergraduate degree from Siena Heights University in Adrian, Michigan.  He received his medical degree from Lincoln Memorial University-DeBusk College of Osteopathic Medicine in Harrogate, Tennessee and completed his residency in internal medicine at Beaumont Hospital in Farmington Hills, Michigan (MSU).   

Dr. Murray offers a wide range of adult healthcare services including chronic disease management, diabetes management, preventive care of the elderly, hypertension management, weight loss management and counseling, COPD and asthma management, rheumatologic evaluation, thyroid disorders, osteopathic manipulative therapy, annual wellness exams, and more.

Dr. Walter Boyanton received his medical degree from Autonomous University of Guadalajara in Guadalajara, Mexico and completed his residency in Family Medicine at Pontiac General Hospital in Pontiac, Michigan.  Dr. Boyanton is board certified in family medicine and has been in practice for more than 20 years.   

Dr. Boyanton offers a wide range of healthcare services including chronic disease management, diabetes management, elevated cholesterol, routine medical care, high blood pressure, flu & flu shots, bronchitis/sinusitis/colds, ear infections, COPD/asthma, physicals and more.

For additional information about Dr. Murray or to make an appointment, call 931.967.0931.

For additional information about Dr. Boyanton or to make an appointment, call 931.962.4040.