Dr. Bernard Parham, MD

Dr. Bernard Parham, MD

Internal Medicine  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 61
Dr. Bernard Parham, MD is an internal medicine specialist in Chattanooga, TN and has been practicing for 27 years. He graduated from University Of Alabama At Birmingham in 1988 and specializes in internal medicine.Read his story

3475 Brainerd Rd Bldg B

Chattanooga, TN 37411

Contact Information

(423) 800-8337

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
  • UnitedHealthCare

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

Learn about Dr. Parham

Be confident in your decisions by checking out your provider's top areas of care, education, patient reviews and more. Learn about finding the right doctor for you.

Dr. Parham's Experience

Dr. Parham's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Internal Medicine
  • Board certified in Internal Medicine
  • No malpractice claims found
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found

Dr. Parham's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Parham "Dr. Bernard Parham Sr. is a board certified internal medicine physician with over twenty-five years experience. He grew up in Sumter, South Carolina and is a U.S. Army Veteran. After graduating from the University of Alabama Birmingham school of medicine he completed a post-graduate fellowship in internal medicine at Emory University of Atlanta, Georgia.He has practiced in Chattanooga, Tennessee since 1991 and he has over 25 years primary care, eight years urgent care and four years emergency medicine experience.Dr. Parham has received excellence awards from Grady Hospital of Emory University, the American Medical Association and the Tennessee Managed Care Network.In his spare time, Dr. Parham does volunteer work building and maintaining technology platforms for under-served parochial schools."
Read Less

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Parham "Dr. Bernard Parham provides urgent and primary care for individuals and families throughout the Chattanooga area. We see patients on a short term and long term basis, providing them with top-flight healthcare and the tools they need to take charge of their health."

1  Specialties

  • Internal Medicine

1  Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*

43  Conditions Treated

Read Less

25  Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Tennessee.

0 Sanctions

No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

0 Board Actions

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.


  • Alabama Agricultural and Mechanical University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1983
  • University Of Alabama At Birmingham
    Medical School | Graduated 1988
  • Emory University School Of Medicine
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • Emory University School Of Med
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1991
  • Emory University School Of Medicine
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Parham has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

Dr. Parham does not have any memberships or affiliations listed. If you are Dr. Parham and would like to add memberships or affiliations, please update your profile.

Dr. Parham's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Parham


Based on 4 reviews

5 Stars
4 Stars
3 Stars
2 Stars
1 Star

Leave a review

How likely are you to recommend
Dr. Parham?
(Select your rating)
Average Wait Time
  • 10 – 15 minutes
Dr. Parham's Performance
  • Trustworthiness
  • Explains condition(s) well
  • Answers questions
  • Time well spent
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
What People Say About Dr. Bernard Parham, MD
Excellent doctor!
Was this helpful?
thumbs up icon option
thumbs down icon option
Patient L in Chattanooga, TN – May 30, 2018
×Post a ResponseAre you Dr. Bernard Parham, MD?
Dr Parham is very friendly and helpful with diagnosis and if can’t find what’s wrong he will refer someone who can. I only seen him a few times and every time that I go to him I’m not there no longer then 30 mins. His office is very clean and his front desk receptionist is very nice. I suggest if...Read More
Was this helpful?
thumbs up icon option2
thumbs down icon option1
Ashley Moss in Chattanooga – Mar 16, 2018
×Post a ResponseAre you Dr. Bernard Parham, MD?

Leave a review

How was your experience with Dr. Parham?