Sumner County EMS is pleased to announce the affiliation of Dr. Duane Harrison as Co-Medical Director. Dr. Harrison has served this community for years as an emergency room physician at Hendersonville Medical Center and Portland Medical Center ER. Dr. Harrison will partner with long time Sumner EMS Medical Director Dr. Ray Pinkson, an emergency physician with Sumner Regional Medical Center. Dr. Pinkston has served Sumner County as EMS Medical Director and the county’s Medical Examiner since 1997. Both of these gentlemen bring an impressive experience in their emergency medicine expertise to the table. The Advanced EMTs and paramedics who protect the people of Sumner County work directly under the medical oversight of these two physicians. Much effort goes into the work done by our team in order to deliver the highest industry standards in emergency medical care to the people in this community, and it could not be done without our physician medical directors.

Dr. Ray Pinkston

Dr. Ray Pinkston

Dr. Duane Harrison