David Ross, M.D. completed his undergraduate degree from Austin Peay State University and studied Physiology at the University of Tennessee Knoxville before deciding to pursue his career as a medical doctor. A 2000 graduate of the University of Tennessee College of Medicine in Memphis, he completed an Internal Medicine residency from the prestigious Mayo Graduate School of Medicine, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN in 2003. Dr. Ross is board certified by the American Board of Internal Medicine.
Dr. Ross’ practice focus is in the treatment of long-term, comprehensive care, managing both common and complex illnesses of adults and the elderly. He is trained in the diagnosis and treatment of cancer, infections, diseases affecting the heart, blood, kidneys, digestive, respiratory and vascular systems.
Dr. Ross began his career with DMA in August 2003. He has served as a shareholder and member of the DMA Board of Directors since 2004. His professional memberships include the American Medical Association and Tennessee Medical Association. Dr. Ross was the recipient of the Dickson Herald Readers’ Choice Award as the 2010 Best Family Practice Doctor, even though he is an internist.
A 1990 graduate of McEwen High School, Dr. Ross grew up and worked on his family’s farm where he developed an appreciation for the outdoors and a love for wildlife. He plans to one day return to the farm with his family to follow the same traditions. Dr. Ross enjoys spending quality time with his wife, Beth, and their three children. He also enjoys hunting and fishing when time permits.