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Edith Ruchelle SteeleEdith Ruchelle Steele

Advanced Practice Nurse & Board Certified Adult Health Clinical Nurse

Edith Ruchelle Steele, APN, ACNS-BC specializing in both Urgent Care and Family Medicine. She is highly skilled in women’s health, weight loss, primary care, and minor surgery, Steele is a Tennessee Board Certified Nurse Practitioner, who is welcoming new patients and most insurances in both the hometown locations of Cookeville and Gainesboro.

Even though born in Cleveland, Ohio, Steele was raised most of her life in middle Tennessee. She has been in the medical field for over 18 years with many years in cardiac and emergency medicine. She was awarded her Masters of Science in Nursing (MSN) at Liberty University in Lynchburg, VA with her graduate studies consisting of Adult Acute Care.

Her goal in embarking in this area of study is to contribute to the quality of life in the adult older population. With her unique one-on-one approach, Steele learns how to really communicate with her patients and better understand their needs. She aims to work with her patients on well-being and healthy lifestyle habits to helping them live longer, healthier lives.

In her spare time, she is active at her church as a Praise and Worship leader here in the Cookeville area. She is also a second-degree blackbelt and the mother of two sons. She also enjoys long walks and different types of exercise, including Yoga.

Why Choose Us?

  • Multiple Locations

    Our clinics are conveniently located in Cookeville, Gainsboro, and Crossville.

  • Care for Whole Family

    Wide range of services for newborn, pediatric, adult, and geriatric patients.

  • Urgent Care Services

    Shorter wait times, enhanced in-person hours, and 24/7 contact access to our care team.

  • Insurance Help

    Accepting most insurance plans and will file your claim, meaning fewer insurance headaches for you.

  • Comprehensive Medical Care

    We provide everything from physician care, urgent care, on-site pharmacy, lab work & nursing home.

  • Patient-Centered

    Sound medical care sensitive to your unique needs, culture, values, and health preferences.

  • Licensed Team

    Accredited facilities, state certified personnel, and high quality level 3 medical home.

  • Caring Staff

    Our bilingual team values integrity, professionalism, and compassion above all else.