STAFFExperience - Compassion - Specialization
Sibyl Wray, MD
Dr. Wray received her MD from Wake Forest Medical School and completed her residency and a fellowship at Duke University Medical Center. As an MS Certified specialist, she was recruited to establish a multiple sclerosis center in Knoxville in 1999, with a local hospital group. In 2003, Dr. Wray opened her independent practice so that she could focus on the specialized treatment of MS patients. In addition, Dr. Wray serves as a primary investigator on many clinical trials and is an active participant and board member of the Mid South Chapter of the MS Society.
David Brandes, MD
Dr. Brandes completed his medical training at University of California, Los Angeles. After working for several years in California, Dr. Brandes relocated to Knoxville in 2008 where he also specializes in treatment MS patients. He also serves as a primary investigator and is a certified MS Specialist.
Both physicians are active in clinical research projects, have numerous published medical articles and lecture on Multiple Sclerosis internationally.
Kelsey Lenihan, RN, MSN, ANP-BC
Kelsey has a master’s degree in nursing from UT, beginning her nursing education locally after receiving a BA in Psychology from UNC-Asheville. She has been in the neurology field since beginning her career at UT Medical Center. As opposed to an acute care setting, Kelsey enjoys treating patients with a chronic disease in an all-encompassing manner. Her focus is not only on the disease course, but the day-to-day effect on patients’ lives.
Nancy Bellinger, RN
Adrienne Vaccaro – Pre-Certification Medical Assistant
Brittnie Ward – Infusion Assistant
Candy Brewer – Ms. Lenihan’s Medical Assistant
Lettie Brown – Dr. Brandes’ Medical Assistant
Lea Coover – Bookkeeper
Linsey Dunlap – Medical Records
Bob Potvin – Dr. Wray’s Nurse
Pat Shipman – Receptionist
Brenda Albertson Whitehead, CCRP
Kim Puccio, LPN, CRC
Shannon Stubblefield, CRC, Financial Analyst