Biography

Dr. Relyea Ashley is board certified in both Internal Medicine and Pediatrics, and enjoys caring for patients across the lifespan as a primary care provider.  She also has a special interest in caring for patients of all ages living with HIV.  She completed her training in combined Internal Medicine and Pediatrics at the University of Kentucky.  Dr. Relyea Ashley practices primary care at the Combined Internal Medicine and Pediatrics Clinic at UT Southwestern as well as at the ARMS clinic at Dallas Children's Medical Center.  When not at work, Dr. Relyea Ashley enjoys spending time with her husband and child.

Education

Medical School
University of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston (2011)
Residency
University of Cincinnati Hospital (2013), Internal Medicine & Pediatrics
Residency
University of Kentucky College of Medicine (2015), Internal Medicine & Pediatrics

Clinical Interest

Adult Preventive Medicine

  • Cholesterol Management
  • Coordinate Specialty Care
  • Diabetes
  • Promote Wellness & Disease Prevention
  • Routine Health Screenings
  • Women's Health (Pap Smears, Breast Exams, Contraception)

Adult Primary Care

  • Chronic Disease Management
  • Common Dermatologic Conditions ( Acne, Rashes)
  • Diagnose Medical Conditions
  • Gastroesophageal Reflux (GERD) - Heartburn
  • Headaches
  • Hypertension (High Blood Pressure)
  • Management of Chronic Illness
  • Mental Health (Depression & Anxiety)

Pediatric & Adolescent Medicine

  • Adolescent Gynecology
  • Annual Basic Gynecologic Care, including Pap Smears for young women
  • Annual Health Exams
  • Asthma
  • Human Immunodeficiency Virus (HIV)
  • Immunizations
  • School and College Physical Exams
  • Sexually Transmitted Diseases (STD) Screening
  • Sick Child Visits
  • Well Care: Birth through College
  • Well Child Visits

Honors & Awards

  • Graduate of Southeast AIDS Training and Education Center (SEATEC)
    HIV Medicine Clinical Mentoring Program (2015)
  • Resident of the Month
    University of Kentucky Graduate Medical Education Office (2014)
  • Resident of the Month
    Internal Medicine & Pediatrics Department (2013)
  • Gold-Headed Cane Award Finalist
    (2011)
  • MAP International Fellowship recipient
    funding for an 8 week international elective in Kijabe, Kenya in April and May 2011 (2010)
  • Student Scholar in Oslerian Medicine
    University of Texas Medical Branch (2009-2011)
  • UTMB Global Health Scholarship
    for an international elective to Abengourou, Cote d’Ivoire (Ivory Coast); primary and HIV care clinic funded by PEPFAR (2008)

Professional Associations/Affiliations

  • American Academy of Pediatrics
  • American College of Physicians