New doctor joins Family Allergy and Asthma

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Dr. Joseph “Joe” Turbyville joined Family Allergy and Asthma on June 18, after serving 15 years in the U.S. Army. His Army career included tours to both  Iraq and Afghanistan, and he continues his service with the Kentucky National Guard.
Dr. Turbyville is board certified in both pediatrics and allergy/immunology. He joins the practice from his most recent position as chief of allergy, immunology, and immunizations at Fort Knox.
Dr. Turbyville grew up in East Tennessee and earned his B.S. from the University of Notre Dame. He returned to the University of Tennessee for medical school and completed his residency in Pediatrics at Tripler Army  Medical Center in Hawaii. After 10 years as a general pediatrician, Dr.  Turbyville completed a fellowship in adult and pediatric allergy, asthma, and immunology at Walter Reed Army Medical Center in Washington, D.C. In addition to his love of seeing patients, Dr. Turbyville enjoys clinical research and has published several articles in the medical literature.
Dr Turbyville, his wife, and their four children live in Fern Creek. In his free time, he enjoys playing ukulele, fishing and camping.
Dr. Turbyville will see patients in Family Allergy and Asthma’s Lebanon office, located at 325 W. Walnut Street.