Smyrna Pulmonary and Sleep Associates

Opening Hours : Mon-Fri 8am to 5pm
  Contact : 615-355-5105


Vineesha Arelli, M.D

Dr. Vineesha Arelli joined our team in December 2018.She works mainly out of our Smyrna location for clinic and at Stonecrest Medical Center.

Dr. Arelli completed her undergraduate degree in Biochemistry and medical degree at University of Missouri-Columbia.  She completed her residency in Internal Medicine and her fellowship in Pulmonary and Critical Care at the Cleveland Clinic.

She is board certified in pulmonary and critical care medicine.  Dr. Arelli’s practice focuses on general pulmonary and special emphasis on Asthma, COPD, Interstitial Lung Disease and Pulmonary Hypertension.

Krista Nowlin Gessler, NP

Krista Nowlin Gessler began her career in the medical field in 2011 as a registered nurse. She graduated from Middle Tennessee State University with a Bachelor’s Degree.

Connie Leanza, NP

Connie Leanza Graduated 1982 from University Tennesse Health science center Memphis TN with BSN worked Critical care and cornary care until completing Master Nursing 1999.

Russell Harland M.D.

Dr. Russell Harland joined our team in June, 2021, and sees patients in Smyrna, Tullahoma, Shelbyville, and Fayetteville.