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Tennessee Orthopaedic Clinics provides specialized, dynamic care for virtually any orthopedic condition. We partner this professional care with a highly-trained, medical support team and advanced medical technologies, providing you a matrix of care that gets you back to daily activities as quickly as possible. Visit any one of our many locations in East Tennessee to receive the orthopedic care you deserve and the treatment you expect.

Back Pain Relief with Dr. John Lavelle

Dr. John Lavelle, a spine medicine physician at Tennessee Orthopaedic Clinics,  explains the options available for back pain to get you back to being your best self!   Are you suffering from back pain? If you’re suffering from back pain,…

Dr. Pesut Demonstrates the Myerson Wrap

The proper Myerson Wrap technique for bunion surgery patients.

Getting Cultured: Man’s Knee Injury Repaired by Re-Implanting His Own Cells

Matt Thompson knew immediately that loud “pop” he heard was serious. On a wet Dec. 26, 2016, Thompson — a lineman for a cable company — was coming down off a pole when his foot slipped on a 6-inch curb. “At first, I thought I broke my leg,” Thompson said. Instead, it was more injury to a knee that had given him trouble for nearly 20 years, following a torn ACL after playing high school, college and rec sports.

Sports-Related Concussions

Today Dr. Chase Wilson, a primary care sports medicine specialist is going to discuss sports-related concussions. He practices at our Fort Sanders regional office, our Parkwest office, our Oak Ridge office, and our Sevierville office.

Total Shoulder and Reverse Shoulder Replacement

Learn more with Dr. Brad Jaquith whose specialty is knees and shoulders and practices at Fort Sanders Regional Medical Center and at TOC Sevierville.

Shoulder: Rotator Cuff

Dr. Paul Brady is an Arthroscopic Shoulder Specialist with Tennessee Orthopedic Clinics. Today he will discuss torn rotator cuffs.

Pain In Your Arm Could Be A Shoulder Injury

John Reynolds is an Orthopedic Sports Medicine Specialists with Tennessee Orthopedic Clinics. He specializes in treating a lot of shoulder injuries, for example, One of the more common things he is asked in the office by patients is about pain they’re having in their arm.

Real People. Real Stories. Troy Peterson

Total Hip Replacement Anterior Approach

Tennessee Football Legend Lee North Undergoes Two Knee Replacements

One Football Legend Gets Two New Knees in Three Months!

Hip To Pain

Andrea Anderson was hurting – she just didn’t know how much.

But when orthopedic surgeon Paul Yau, MD, urged her to track her hip pain after a cortisone shot, she installed a diary application on her smartphone and began making almost daily notes. “When I look back, I can see that I had no idea,” Anderson said. “I wanted to believe that it wasn’t as bad as I thought. But there were months when I was in pain 25 days out of 30.”