Welcome to Accordia Health & Wellness where we have a whole body wellness approach to family medical care. We want to make sure that we are treating more than your symptoms; that we are treating you. We coordinate treatment, medications, referrals, and any other aspect of your care required to help you maintain wellness.
Our Medical Team
Ashlen Aggen, MD
Ashlen Aggen, M.D., has joined Accordia Health and Wellness as a family medicine physician. She earned a bachelor’s degree from the University of Alabama at Birmingham. She continued her studies at the University of South Alabama - College of Medicine, graduating with a medical degree in 2015, and completing her residency training in family medicine in June 2018.
During her residency, Aggen showed leadership initiative spearheading the introduction of the Patient Advisory Board on Clinic Policy program and Reach Out and Read; programs aimed at providing the best care and opportunities for patients. She was also chosen as the Chief Resident for the 2017-2018 year, and received the Program Director’s Award in June 2018; an award given to the graduating resident who exhibits qualities of exemplary patient care, demonstrates leadership, displays a commitment to the community, contributes to scholarly activity and is dedicated to the specialty of Family Medicine.
Alyson Buckley, CRNP
Alyson Buckley, CRNP, joined Accordia Health and Wellness in 2018 to practice family medicine. She earned her bachelor’s degree in nursing from the University of Oklahoma in Norman and worked in trauma critical care at Oklahoma Univeristy Medical Center while obtaining a master’s in science from the University of South Alabama. She is board-certified as a family nurse practitioner through the American Association of Nurse Practitioners (AANP). She currently is an active member of AANP and has an alumnus status with the American Association of Critical-Care Nurses (AACN). While in Oklahoma, she worked as an advanced practice nurse at the Children’s Center Rehabilitation Hospital caring for children with complex medical needs.
Tanya Rowell, CRNP
Tanya Rowell, CRNP, joined Accordia Health and Wellness, AltaPointe’s primary care division in July 2018. Rowell earned a bachelor’s degree in Nursing from Capstone College of Nursing at the University of Alabama in Tuscaloosa. She earned a master’s in Nursing with a Family Nurse Practitioner focus from Troy University in Troy, Alabama. Rowell is board certified as a CRNP in the State of Alabama and Mississippi, and she also has national certification through the American Association of Nurse Practitioners (AANP) as a Family Nurse Practitioner. She has more than 20 years of nursing experience working with patients in both intensive inpatient settings and outpatient programs.
- Allergic reactions, headaches and ear aches
- Coughs, colds and sinus infection care
- Management of chronic diseases such as diabetes, high blood pressure, asthma, weight management, COPD
- Family planning, birth control and other gynecological issues
- Primary care annual check-ups and physical exams
- Minor laceration repair
- Medical screenings, lab testing and EKG/ECG
- Fever and flu treatment
- Tobacco cessation
- Vaccinations for adults
- Wellness counseling