Julie Gilliam is a Family Nurse Practitioner at Imperial Pain Specialists. After completing her bachelor degree at King University, she worked as a Registered Nurse at Johnson City Medical Center for 11 years. She decided to go back to school to become a nurse practitioner and graduated from ETSU in August 2016. She has been working in pain management since April 2017. She believes in empowering and engaging each person in their health to ensure the best outcome is achieved. Her goal is to partner with her patients and provide quality care. She focuses on creating an atmosphere that allows open communications between herself and the patients. She want them to feel that they can share their goals or concerns and know they are heard.