W. Todd Cockerham, MD, FACS

Dr. Cockerham, board certified through the American Board of Surgery (ABS) and a Fellow of the American College of Surgeons (FACS), specializes in laparoscopic, breast, colon and hernia surgery. Dr. Cockerham joined University Surgical Associates in 2004.

Dr. Cockerham has office hours at USA’s Surgical Specialties Building on Wednesdays (1 – 4 pm) and Thursdays at Gunbarrel (1– 4 pm). Dr. Cockerham performs surgery at Erlanger Hospital, the Plaza Surgery Center at Erlanger, CHI Memorial Hospital and Parkridge Hospital.

Dr. Cockerham is an assistant professor of surgery, Department of Surgery, for the University of Tennessee College of Medicine, Chattanooga.

Nurse: Tabitha Kellams, RN
Contact: (423) 493-2356

USA Hernia Center

Dr. Cockerman offers hernia surgery through the USA Hernia Center. At our hernia center, we offer a collaborative approach to improve the quality of care for hernia patients.

Learn more about the USA Hernia Center

Education

Undergraduate (1988 – 1991)
Arkansas State University
Jonesboro, AR

Undergraduate (1991 – 1993)
University of Arkansas
Fayetteville, AR
Bachelor of Science, Chemical Engineering

Graduate (1993 – 1994)
University of Arkansas
Fayetteville, AR
MS, Engineering

Medical School (1998)
University of Arkansas
Little Rock, AR
Medical Degree

Internship (1998 – 1999)
Surgery
UT College of Medicine
Chattanooga, TN

Residency (1999 – 2004)
Surgery
UT College of Medicine
Chattanooga, TN

Academic Appointments

2004 – present
Clinical Instructor
UT College of Medicine
Chattanooga, TN

Certifications

ABS, 2005
Medical License – Tennessee, 2004

Professional Organizations

Southeastern Surgical Congress, Member; American College of Surgeons, Fellow; American Society of Breast Surgeons, Member

W. Todd Cockerham, MD, FACS

Dr. Cockerham, board certified through the American Board of Surgery (ABS) and a Fellow of the American College of Surgeons (FACS), specializes in laparoscopic, breast, colon and hernia surgery. Dr. Cockerham joined University Surgical Associates in 2004.

Dr. Cockerham has office hours at USA’s Surgical Specialties Building on Wednesdays (1 – 4 pm) and Thursdays at Gunbarrel (1– 4 pm). Dr. Cockerham performs surgery at Erlanger Hospital, the Plaza Surgery Center at Erlanger, CHI Memorial Hospital and Parkridge Hospital.

Dr. Cockerham is an assistant professor of surgery, Department of Surgery, for the University of Tennessee College of Medicine, Chattanooga.

Nurse: Tabitha Kellams, RN
Contact: (423) 493-2356

USA Hernia Center

Dr. Cockerman offers hernia surgery through the USA Hernia Center. At our hernia center, we offer a collaborative approach to improve the quality of care for hernia patients.

Learn more about the USA Hernia Center

Education

Undergraduate (1988 – 1991)
Arkansas State University
Jonesboro, AR

Undergraduate (1991 – 1993)
University of Arkansas
Fayetteville, AR
Bachelor of Science, Chemical Engineering

Graduate (1993 – 1994)
University of Arkansas
Fayetteville, AR
MS, Engineering

Medical School (1998)
University of Arkansas
Little Rock, AR
Medical Degree

Internship (1998 – 1999)
Surgery
UT College of Medicine
Chattanooga, TN

Residency (1999 – 2004)
Surgery
UT College of Medicine
Chattanooga, TN

Academic Appointments

2004 – present
Clinical Instructor
UT College of Medicine
Chattanooga, TN

Certifications

ABS, 2005
Medical License – Tennessee, 2004

Professional Organizations

Southeastern Surgical Congress, Member; American College of Surgeons, Fellow; American Society of Breast Surgeons, Member