Our team of
certified professionals.

Kate Gassaway


Kate is board certified as a Family Nurse Practitioner and is a certified advanced injector with a focus in facial rejuvenation artistry. She earned both her RN and MSN from the University of Memphis. After working as a Nurse Practitioner at Humphrey’s Family Practice in Memphis, she opened what is now Solutions Medical Center in February 2008. She has an unparalleled passion for helping others feel better from the inside out. This pushed her to create Solutions to be a “one stop shop” for functional medicine as well as advanced aesthetics.

Carissa Henderson


Carissa is board certified as a Family Nurse Practitioner and earned both her BSN and MSN from the University of Memphis. As a registered nurse, she specialized in medical-surgical and stroke care at Methodist University Hospital for 8 years. She completed her adult FNP rotation at Solutions, and fell in love with functional medicine. According to Carissa, “finding the root cause of patient problems and helping patients get to a healthier, better state of well-being is one of the most rewarding experiences as a health care provider.” Carissa has been a part of the Solutions Medical Center’s team since 2015.

Emily Yopp

Pharm. D.

Emily is a graduate of University of Tennessee College of Pharmacy.  With 14 years of experience, she brings an extensive knowledge of medication therapy management, drug compounding, and bioidentical hormone replacement therapy with an emphasis on functional medicine and nutrition.  Her greatest satisfaction comes from helping patients achieve well-being by optimizing the use of supplements and medication  along with lifestyle changes.

Dr. James Bryant


Dr. James Bryant graduated from the University of Tennessee Health Science Center College of Medicine and has been practicing medicine for over 50 years. He started Bryant Family Practice Clinic which was later changed to Humphrey’s Family Practice. He is the medical director of several Back Care Institutes, Precision Infusion centers, and our medical director at Solutions Medical Center.

Julie Stephens

Licensed Medical Aesthetician (LMA)

Stephanie Hom

Certified Health Coach

Gretchen Purkey


Leigh Sistrunk


Marisha Puckett

Patient Coordinator

Camryn Burnette

Licensed Medical Aesthetician (LMA)

Savannah Williams

Aesthetics Care Coordinator

Leighton Sanders

RN, BSN (Nurse)