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Welcome to East Tennessee Orthopedics & Sports

Temporary Office Hours

Please note our office hours are temporarily changing. We’re now closing at 12pm on Tuesdays and Fridays until further notice. We’re open Monday-Wednesday, 8 a.m. – 5 p.m. 

COVID-19 Update: Notify us in advance of your appointment if you’re sick or have been exposed to anyone with Coronavirus so we can prepare for your arrival.

At East Tennessee Orthopedics & Sports we are committed to excellence in orthopedics and sports medicine. We treat you as if we were treating our own family member – every patient, every time. 

Our board-certified orthopedic surgeon, Gregory Hoover, MD, treats adolescent and adult patients and has more than 20 years experience in diagnosing and treating diseases and injuries of the bones, joints, ligaments, tendons, muscles, and nerves in the body. And we bring advanced technologies and the latest treatments to East Tennessee as a member of Covenant Health, the region’s top-performing healthcare system.

So if you’re suffering an exercise or sports injury, or if you’ve been living with a chronic orthopedic condition that affects your daily activities, let us help bring you relief so you can be active and enjoy life.

This facility complies with applicable Federal civil rights laws and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, age, disability, or sex. Click here to learn more.

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Gregory Hoover, MD of East Tennessee Orthopedics & Sports provides sports medicine and orthopedic procedures to diagnose and treat orthopedic diseases and injuries.

Click here for a complete list of common procedures we perform.

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PRP is now a recommended treatment option by the Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons.Tennis elbow, or lateral epicondylitis, is a painful condition of the elbow caused by overuse. The condition is common in athletes and in people with jobs that require vigorous use of the forearm muscles, such as painters, carpenters, and plumbers. Learn more on #OrthoInfo: ... See MoreSee Less

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Dr. Hoover’s patient’s success story with PRP.
#prp #regenerativemedicine #orthopedicsA Patient Story: “A Different Kind of Therapy”
As a business professional, wife, and mother, Rose Swanger doesn’t fit the typical profile of someone who would frequent a sports medicine doctor. But, orthopedic surgeon and sports medicine specialist Gregory Hoover, MD, has proven that sports medicine isn’t just for athletes. Read more:
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Timeline PhotosEmergency department data collected by CDC surveillance networks indicate some patients may be delaying emergency care during the COVID-19 pandemic. Don’t delay necessary medical care. Talk to a healthcare provider if you are sick or have health concerns. Healthcare providers can follow local and CDC guidance to keep you safe if you need in-person care. Fewer visits for critical conditions might result in complications or death. Learn more from MMWR: ... See MoreSee Less

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East Tennessee Orthopedics & Sports News

  • “A Different Kind of Therapy” As a business professional, wife, and mother, Rose Swanger doesn’t fit the typical profile...

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  • To ensure the health and safety of our patients and staff from the risk of coronavirus (COVID-19), whenever possible,...

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  •  After years of industrial electrical work, swinging hammers and carrying heavy conduit day after day, Travis Mayton was experiencing...

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  • Tennis elbow, or lateral epicondylitis, is a painful condition of the elbow caused by overuse. Not surprisingly, playing tennis...

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  • Advances in medical technology are enabling doctors to identify and treat injuries that went unnoticed 20 years ago. For...

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  • The knee is the largest joint in your body and one of the most complex. It is also vital...

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  • All sports carry with them a certain risk of injury. This is something that every athlete, coach and trainer...

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  • Every year, millions of teenagers participate in high school sports. An injury to a high school athlete can be...

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