Area physicians see rise in children injured by shootings

Dr. S. Dave Bhattacharya

Dr. S. Dave Bhattacharya

CHCMS member and pediatric surgeon Dr. Dave Bhattacharya recently talked with NewsChannel 9 about an increase in children being injured by shootings in Chattanooga. Dr. Bhattacharya says the increase in this public health crisis is striking, with 70 children in a three year period being injured by gunshots. While it's difficult for him to process the emotional side of seeing children the victims of gun violence, Dr. Bhattacharya is hoping to reduce those numbers. Click here to read more about his efforts.  

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