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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.

Frozen Shoulder

Frozen shoulder is what we call technically, adhesive capsulitis. Basically, it is a condition that is actually quite common. What causes a Frozen Shoulder? We don’t always know exactly what causes it. People just basically start getting a gradual loss…

Rotator Cuff Tear

A common problem that we see in patients who have shoulder problems is what we call rotator cuff tears. What is a rotator cuff tear? Little tears that develop in the tendons deep down inside our shoulder, around the ball…

Why do I have arm pain?

Frequently, patients will tell me they have more pain in their arms than they do in their shoulders.  Because those nerves that run through the shoulder go right down your arm.  What may be causing the arm pain? So you…

Hot Topics: Common Shoulder Injuries

Good morning guys. My name is Dr. Justin Kennon. I’m one of the shoulder and elbow surgeons here at Tennessee Orthopedic Clinics here in Knoxville and in Oak Ridge. I appreciate you guys taking the opportunity to allow me to…

Success After Shoulder Surgery

Pam Willis lived with pain in her left shoulder for many years. A retired Knoxville realtor, the 68-year-old now works part‐time at a women’s clothing store in Pigeon Forge, where she had trouble reaching clothes that were hanging higher up…

Groundbreaking Robotic Surgery

Dr. Ryan Dabbs, who lives just outside Farragut, recently has performed the first robotic total knee replacement surgery in the state using the newest ZimmerBiomet ROSA device. A board-certified orthopedic surgeon, Dabbs specializes in hip, knee, shoulder, total joint and…

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.

Randall Robbins Reverse Shoulder

Some patients are good candidates for Reverse Shoulder Surgery. Title: Dr. Randall Robbins explains Reverse Shoulder surgery.