SRMC Welcomes First Baby of 2018

January 3, 2018

Katilin and Ben, of Lavergne, TN, with son Maddox

Sumner Regional Medical Center (SRMC) is ringing in 2018 with the year’s first bundle of joy. Weighing 6 pounds and 5.5 ounces and measuring 19.25 inches, baby Maddox was born to mom, Kaitlin, and dad, Ben, Monday, Jan. 2, at 9:42 a.m. Baby Maddox is the family’s second child, joining four-year-old big sister, Rilyn.

Baby Maddox was delivered by SRMC OB/GYN Jessica Pugh, MD, and received newborn care from pediatrician Megan Tackett, MD.

As SRMC’s New Year’s Baby, the family received a gift basket filled with items for the newborn, including clothes, blankets, personal care items, and a large supply of diapers and wipes.

Sumner Regional Medical Center’s Women’s Center is committed to providing high quality, compassionate care close to home for new and expecting parents. The Center offers board certified obstetricians/gynecologists and pediatricians, an experienced and compassionate team of nurses, childbirth and lactation education classes, beautifully renovated labor and delivery and post-partum units, and outpatient lactation consultations.

SRMC’s Women’s Center is located in the hospital, located at 555 Hartsville Pike in Gallatin. To learn more or to schedule a tour, please call 1-800-424-DOCS or visit