Dr. Nwedo Joins Medical Staff at HCMC

Cutline:  Pictured is Sylvester Nwedo, the newest Psychiatrist at HCMC. He will be located at Lake Haven Behavioral Center.

Paris, TN – Henry County Medical Center is pleased to announce that Sylvester Nwedo has joined the medical staff and has started seeing patients at Lake Haven Behavioral Center.

Dr. Nwedo joins Lake Haven Behavioral Center from Pathways Behavioral Services at Jackson Madison County General Hospital in Jackson, TN, as Psychiatrist. He also serves as a clinical assistant professor at the University of Tennessee Health Science Center in Memphis, TN.

Dr. Nwedo earned his Medical degree from the University of Benin, Benin City, Nigeria, and received his graduate degree from Vrije University in Brussels, Belgium. He is a member of the American Society of Addiction Medicine, the American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, and a member of the American Association of Medical Review Officers.

“I am excited to be a part of this friendly community,” said Dr. Nwedo. “I look forward to jumping in and growing with this organization.”

Dr. Nwedo resides in Paris with his wife and two daughters. He enjoys spending time with his family and is excited to explore the terrain of the Kentucky Lake area. He also enjoys spending time playing tennis.

“We are so happy to have Dr. Nwedo join our team. We’re excited to grow forward and develop new programs to benefit our patient population,” said Kristy French-Binkley, director of Lake Haven Behavioral Center.

For more information about Dr. Nwedo or to learn more about Lake Haven Behavioral Center, please visit our website at www.hcmc-tn.org and click on Lake Haven Behavioral Center or give us a call at 731-644-8420.

About Henry County Medical Center
Located in Paris, TN, Henry County Medical Center is a progressive, integrated healthcare organization committed to serving the healthcare needs of Henry County and the adjoining region.  Including a 142-bed hospital and other facilities, the medical center provides a variety of outpatient services, as well as inpatient care. Additionally, HCMC owns and operates 8 provider clinics in various specialties.  Henry County Medical Center is a county-owned and operated nonprofit institution. For more information: www.hcmc-tn.org.