Sonia Humphrey
Sonia Humphrey Medical Doctor at HCA Healthcare

Sonia Humphrey is an experienced medical doctor who's been working in the healthcare industry since 1997. She's currently practicing with HCA Healthcare and Mission Hospitals in Asheville, North Carolina where she specializes in obesity medicine, including both medical and surgical treatments, and has developed a specific interest and skill in adolescent obesity and pediatric obesity program development. Additionally, her role includes teaching residents in family medicine, dietetics, and pharmacy, further demonstrating her commitment to education and improvement within the medical sector. Her professional experience also extends to holding the role of Medical Director in areas of bariatrics and geriatrics, reflecting exceptional leadership and management skills.

Dr. Humphrey's expertise is highlighted by her impressive certifications. She has been board-certified in Bariatrics since 2006, with a strong emphasis on individualized patient care, and has extensive experience in the field of geriatrics. Dr. Humphrey contributes to population health metrics, best practice guidelines, and quality of life standards through her strong focus on patient education, disease management, preventive medicine, and quality outcomes. She leverages her skills in quality control, policy analysis, regional planning, program development, and team leadership to drive patient satisfaction and enhance the efficiency and effectiveness of healthcare delivery.

Her education is noted with a medical degree from Wake Forest University School of Medicine and an earlier study period at Indiana University Bloomington. She continues to have a holistic treatment model and a focus on risk factor reduction and disease management, seeking to provide the best care possible for her patients.

More about this expert

Full name
Sonia Humphrey
Location
Asheville, North Carolina, United States
Title
Medical Doctor
Company
HCA Healthcare (since 1997)
Industry
Hospitals and Health Care
LinkedIn Connections
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Summary
Experienced physician with emphasis on quality outcomes, patient education/satisfaction, preventive medicine, risk factor reduction, disease management, holistic treatment model. Practice individualized medicine in relation to population health metrics, best practice guidelines and quality of life standards.
Skills
Quality Control Policy Analysis

Education

Wake Forest University School of Medicine
Attended in Jul 1994 - Jun 1997
Indiana University Bloomington
Attended in Jul 1990 - May 1994

Positions

HCA Healthcare
Medical Doctor
Jul 1997 - Present

Specialize in obesity medicine. Highly qualified in medical and surgical obesity treatment, experience in adolescent obesity treatment and pediatric obesity program development. Teach residents in family medicine, dietetics and pharmacy. Team based skills. Medical Director experience in bariatrics and geriatrics. Internal Medicine trained and boarded. Board Certified in Bariatrics since 2006, practicing in this field since 2004. Geriatric experience in LTCF 1998-2002, Care Partners PACE August 2022-present.
Mission Hospitals
1997 - Present · 26 yrs 10 mos
MD
1997 - Present
Mission Hospitals
1997 - Present · 26 yrs 10 mos
Medical Director
2011 - 2019

Skills: Regional Planning · Program Development · Center of Excellence · Patient Satisfaction · Team Leadership
HIGHLAND FARMS RETIREMENT COMMUNITY
Medical Director
1998 - 2002

Medical Director of Assisted Living and Skilled Nursing Facility and developed on-site Independent Living Outpatient Clinic