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Dr. Latisha Smith-Chase

Latisha Smith-Chase, Internal Medicine

Dr. Latisha Smith-Chase is a permanent physician at the Burney Health Center and Chief Medical Officer for Mountain Valleys Health Centers.

Dr. Smith-Chase is a native of Detroit, Michigan and completed her internal medicine residency there as well. She also had sub-specialty training in Undersea and Hyperbaric Medicine at the University of Hawaii. She spent 7 years in Hawaii where she treated scuba divers from as far away as Tahiti. She remains a SCUBA diving enthusiast. However, her favorite hobby is singing chorale, opera, and musical theater.

She will be practicing at the Burney Health Center as an internist, specializing in adult care.