Emmel “Sonny” Golden, MD, FCCP, CCDS

Emmel “Sonny” Golden, MD, FCCP, CCDS

Dr. Golden is a physician associate and medicine lead for Enjoin. He is board-certified in internal medicine and pulmonary disease and has maintained a certification in critical care medicine for 10 years.  Additionally, he earned his Clinical Documentation Specialist (CCDS) credential on Sept. 19, 2017. His years of clinical practice experience and recognition as an outstanding clinician, researcher, physician leader, and educator complements Enjoin’s prestigious and nationally recognized physician team. Dr. Golden has had an extensive career maintaining a clinical practice for over 33 years in Memphis, Tenn.  He has held several leadership positions, including president of the medical staff at The Restorative Care Hospital, president of Memphis Lung Physicians Foundation, board member of the Baptist Medical Group, and medical director of the intensive care units at Baptist Memorial Hospital.  Most recently, he was president of Memphis Lung Physicians Foundation for four years.