OUR TEAM

Jonathan R. Hughes, M.D.

Jonathan R. Hughes, M.D.

Dr. Hughes joined BAS in July 2012 after completing his Cardiothoracic Anesthesiology Fellowship at Wake Forest University in Winston Salem, NC. He completed his residency in Anesthesiology at the University of Alabama, Birmingham in June 2011. Dr. Hughes is Board Certified through the American Board of Anesthesiology and Board Certified in Advanced Perioperative Transesophageal Echocardiography by the National Board of Echocardiography.

Robert I. Macfarlane, M.D.

Robert I. Macfarlane, M.D.

Dr. Macfarlane joined BAS in 2007. He completed Medical School at Saba University. He completed a combined Internship and Anesthesiology residency at University of Wisconsin-Madison in 2007. Dr. Macfarlane has served as Chairman of the Anesthesia Section at Bristol Regional Medical Center and is currently a member of the Physician Satisfaction, Physician Technology. He is board Certified by the American Board of Anesthesiology.

Joseph M. Nounou, M.D.

Joseph M. Nounou, M.D.

Dr. Nounou joined BAS in 2009. He completed medical school at The University of Cincinnati, College of Medicine in 2004. He completed a surgical internship at Good Samaritan Hospital, Cincinnati, and completed his Anesthesiology residency at the University of Texas Health Science Center, San Antonio in 2009. Dr. Nounou is board certified with The American Board of Anesthesiology and has previously served as Chairman of the Anesthesia Section at Bristol Regional Medical Center.

William D. Smith, M.D.

William D. Smith, M.D.

Dr. Smith joined BAS in 1986. He received his medical degree from West Virginia School of Medicine. He completed his internship and residency at West Virginia University Medical Center. He also completed a fellowship in Pain Management and Cardiovascular Anesthesia at WVU and West Penn Hospital in Pittsburgh. Dr. Smith's clinical interest is cardiovascular anesthesia. Dr. Smith is past-president of the Sullivan County Medical Society and is past chairman of the Department of Surgery. He served on BRMC Board of Directors and on the Board Executive Committee. Dr. Smith also served as Chief of the Medical Staff for Bristol Regional Medical Center in 2009-2010 and is currently the BRMC medical staff representative to the Wellmont Health System Board of Directors. He holds primary Board Certification from the American Board of Anesthesiology and is also Board Certified by the American Board of Anesthesiology in Pain Medicine. He is Board Certified in Advanced Perioperative Transesophageal Echocardiography by the National Board of Echocardiography.

Stefan J. Grenvik, M.D.

Stefan J. Grenvik, M.D.

Dr. Grenvik received his doctorate degree from the University of Pittsburg in 1989. Dr. Grenvik completed his internship and anesthesiology residency at Mercy Hospital of Pittsburgh and has over 28 years of medical experience. He is board certified through the American Board of Anesthesiology, and is part of the American Society of Anesthesiologists. His professional affiliations include: the National Board of Echocardiography, the Anesthesia Section at Bristol Regional Medical Center (BRMC), the Committee of Medical Staff at BRMC, and a current member of the BRMC Trauma Committee. Dr. Grenvik has also received his certification in Basic Perioperative Transesophageal Echocardiography from the National Board of Echocardiography. His clinical interest is cardiac anesthesia.

Michael A. Long, M.D.

Michael A. Long, M.D.

Dr. Long received his doctorate from East Carolina University in Greenville, NC in 2008. Dr. Long completed his Anesthesiology residency at the University of Alabama and has over 9 years of medical experience. He is board certified through the American Board of Anesthesiology, and is part of the American Society of Regional Anesthesia. His professional affiliations include: the Committee on Disaster Management and Emergency Preparedness at Bristol Regional Medical Center (BRMC), The Committee on Orthopedic Service Line (BRMC), the Committee on Critical Care (BRMC), and the Clinical Assistant Professor of Internal Medicine at East Tennessee State University. Dr. Long is also the Chairman of the Anesthesiology Section at Bristol Regional Medical Center and a Diplomat of the American Board of Anesthesiology. His clinical interests include regional anesthesia, ultrasound imaging, medical simulation education and Emergency Preparedness/Disaster Medicine.

Timothy E. Mercer, M.D.

Timothy E. Mercer, M.D.

Dr. Mercer joined BAS in 2006. He received his medical degree from Loma Linda University in 1985. He completed an integrated anesthesiology residency at Wright State University in Dayton, Ohio. Dr. Mercer is a member of the Pharmacy and Therapeutics Committee and is board Certified by the American Board of Anesthesiology.

Elisa C. Schuetz, M.D.

Elisa C. Schuetz, M.D.

Dr. Schuetz joined BAS in 2008. She received her medical degree in 2001 from the University of South Florida. She completed a surgical internship and anesthesiology residency at University of Pittsburgh Medical Center in 2006 and is a member of the BRMC Women's and Children's Section. Dr. Schuetz is board certified by The American Board of Anesthesiology.

Stephen K. Evans, MD

Stephen K. Evans, MD

Dr. Evans received his doctorate from the East Tennessee State University Quillen College of Medicine in Johnson City, TN. Dr. Evans completed his anesthesiology residency at the University of Virginia and his fellowship at the University of Alabama. He is board certified through the American Board of Anesthesiology, and is part of the American Society of Anesthesiologists. His professional affiliations include: the Tennessee Medical Association, the Tennessee Society of Anesthesiologists, the Virginia Society of Anesthesiologists, and the National Board of Echocardiography. Dr. Evans has also received his certification in Advanced Peri-operative Transesophageal Echocardiography and subspecialty training in cardiothoracic anesthesia. His clinical interest is cardiac anesthesia.