Smyrna Pulmonary and Sleep Associates

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


Russell Harland M.D.

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

Dr. Harland received his undergraduate degree in biology from Carroll College in Waukesha,
Wisconsin. He received his medical degree from The Medical College of Wisconsin in
Milwaukee, Wisconsin. He completed his residency and fellowship training at the Medical
College of Wisconsin Affiliated Hospitals in Milwaukee, Wisconsin.

He is board certified in pulmonary and critical care medicine. Dr. Harland”s practice focuses
on asthma, COPD, interstitial lung disease, cough, sarcoidosis, lung cancer and sleep apnea.

Prakash Patel, M.D

Dr. Prakash Patel received his internal medicine training from East Tennessee State University in Johnson City, TN from 1999-2002.

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.

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.