Carole has been an Internal Medicine Physician in Maryville, Tennessee for 20 years. She has a solo office and is an active member of the Blount Memorial Hospital. She is experienced in both inpatient and outpatient adult medical care. Prior to coming to Maryville, she completed her undergraduate degree at Wittenberg University; her medical degree at The Ohio State University School of Medicine; and an Internal Medicine Residency and additional year as chief resident at the Medical College of Ohio at Toledo. She served 3 years as an Air Force Physician in the United States Air Force. She then traveled throughout the United States as a Locum Tenens physician for 3 years. She has been in Maryville, Tennessee since 1992. Dr. Long is aware that good medical care includes meeting patients emotional and spiritual needs as well as their physical needs, and that often the patients in the most intense needs are the ones who are least able to afford the assistance.