Looking for an Orthopedic surgeon that you can trust is a daunting task. You do not want to chance that the person you are going to for ankle, knee, hip, or even spinal surgery may not be among the best in their field. Though this is a decision you have to make for yourself after meeting the orthopedic surgeons in person we are giving you a good start. Hopefully an end to your frustration even.
Orthopedic surgery is becoming ever more common as advancements allow for better hip and knee replacements which of course makes the demand for orthopedic surgeons higher. Find the best ones in Tennessee so you can find the surgeon that is right for you and your needs. Something as important as a hip replacement or any other orthopedic surgery, can’t be left to chance and all the time spent researching surgeons around can take up an awful lot of time. So here are the top orthopedic surgeons we have chosen in Tennessee.
Dr. W. Cooper Beazley attended Medical School at the Vanderbilt University and he is currently in practice at Gateway Medical Center. Dr. W. Cooper Beazley specializes in performing general orthopedic surgery procedures.
Dr. J. Woody Kennedy is known to be active in a certain sports medicine program where has treated hundreds of student athletes from area high schools and colleges. He graduated from the University of Alabama-Birmingham and is currently in practice at Center for Sports Medicine.
Dr. Paul Abbey is a specialist in performing surgery of the hand and upper extremities, as well as reconstructive microsurgery. He is also a member of the American Board of Orthopaedic Surgeons and the National Board of Medical Examiners. Dr. Paul Abbey completed his MD degree from the Tufts University School of Medicine.
Dr. Harold Cates is well-known for being an adjunct professor at the University of Tennessee and the President of the Tennessee Orthopaedic Foundation for Education and Research as well. Dr. Cates completed medical school at the University of Tennessee in Memphis.
Dr. Apurva Rashmikant Dalal offers several treatment modalities, ranging from conservative medicine to Joint Fluid Therapy and Physical Therapy. He also specializes in performing arthroscopic and open surgical procedures at Methodist, Baptist and St. Francis Hospitals.
Dr. S. R. Brown completed a sub specialty Certificate in Surgery of the Hand in 2011. She currently specializes in complex fracture care and tendon injuries in the upper extremity, as well as joint replacement and reconstruction in the elbow, wrist, and hand.
Dr. Dr. Joseph Chenger is a specialist in performing Minimally Invasive Total Hip Replacement, Unicompartmental Knee Surgery, and Patellafemoral Knee Surgery. He completed his medical degree from the University of Calgary and is currently in practice at Premier Orthopaedics.
Dr. Russel Betcher focuses his practice on Sports Medicine but focuses more on arthroscopy which includes the shoulder, knee, hip and elbow. He began his practice with the Knoxville Orthopedic Clinic in 1998 and he is currently known to be very involved within the local sports community.
Dr. Stephen Waggoner’s practice is all about spinal disorders, minimally invasive spinal surgery, adult reconstruction, and total joint replacement. He received his medical degree from East Tennessee State University and is a fellow of the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons too.
Dr. W. David Hovis specializes in performing Arthroscopic and Reconstructive Surgery procedures of the knee and shoulder, as well as providing Sports Medicine care for athletic injuries. He earned his Medical Degree with honors from Vanderbilt University in Nashville.