William Cushman, MD

Practice: Hypertension

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6401 Poplar Ave. Suite 195

Memphis, Tennessee, 38119

Office: 901-866-8547

Fax: 901-302-2547



  • Medical Degree: University of Mississippi School of Medicine Jackson, Mississippi


  • (Internal Medicine) University of Mississippi School of Medicine Jackson, Mississippi

Academic Title:

  • Professor, Departments of Preventive Medicine, Medicine, and Physiology, University of Tennessee Health Science Center, Memphis, Tennessee
  • Director, Department of Preventive Medicine Research Clinics, University of Tennessee Health Science Center, Memphis, Tennessee

Special Interests:

  • Hypertension

Professional Membership:

  • American Heart Association, Fellow
  • International Society of Hypertension
  • American College of Physicians, Fellow


  • Outstanding Scientific/Professional Award for 2000 and 2008, Federal Executive Association, Memphis Metropolitan area
  • John Blair Barnwell Award (Barnwell Award) for outstanding achievement in clinical science, the Department of Veterans Affairs Clinical Science Research and Development’s (CSR&D) highest honor for scientific achievement, 2010
  • Memphis Business Journal 2010 Healthcare Heroes Award, Healthcare Innovations Winner (2010)
  • Inter-American Society of Hypertension Lifetime Achievement Award (2017)
  • Albert Nelson Marquis Lifetime Achievement Award 2018
  • Marquis Who’s Who in The World 2018, 2019
  • American Heart Association’s Council on Hypertension 2018 Irvine Page-Alva Bradley Lifetime Achievement Award, given to an individual with a lifetime of outstanding achievements in the field of hypertension
  • America’s Top Doctors, Castle Connolly, 2003-2020