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Wade Denney MD

Physician Assistant

Medical Director


Dr. Denney returned to Lipscomb to join the faculty of the School of Physician Assistant Studies as Medical Director in 2020. He obtained his undergraduate degree in biochemistry from Lipscomb in 1982 and his medical degree from the University of Tennessee College of Medicine in 1986. He completed his pediatric internship and residency in the UT Memphis system at LeBonheur Children’s Medical Center, St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital and The Med. After completing residency, he was the first pediatric hospitalist at LeBonheur Children’s Medical Center. Dr. Denney retired from Columbia Pediatric Clinic in Columbia, TN after a 33 year career in general pediatrics and joined the Lipscomb faculty full time as an Associate Professor of Medicine in 2022.

Academic Degrees

B.S. in Biochemistry, Lipscomb University; M.D.,University of Tennessee College of Medicine

Academic Department

Physician Assistant Studies