“This new facility is designed to provide comprehensive orthopedic excellence to meet the changing needs of this community for years to come,” said Jon David Deeson, CEO of OrthoTennessee. “Every part of this project has been intentionally planned to improve the patient experience and reduce the cost of care without compromising our commitment to providing the best care possible. The RTG team has done an outstanding job working with our partners in design and construction to help bring our vision to reality.This is the only facility of its kind in the region, and we are thrilled to make this resource available to our patients.
The 91,000 square foot facility was first announced in 2018 and construction started in October 2020. Efficient June 6, 2022, OrthoTennessee has moved the Academic Orthopedic Surgeons Clinic on the main campus of UT Medical Center at the new facility. The first floor of the three-story building serves as an outpatient surgery center, which includes five operating rooms and an advanced imaging center. The second and third floors house clinical spaces as well as research and administrative offices. The new location offers ample convenient parking and an after-hours injury clinic for unforeseen orthopedic emergencies.
“The entire RTG team is proud to partner with UT Medical Center and OrthoTennessee to realize this exciting project. The new Advanced Orthopedic Institute is not only positioned to provide the highest quality of orthopedic care possible to patients of East Tennesseebut will also advance specialized medical and technological research,” said Chad SimpsonExecutive Vice President of RTG.
Fourteen (14) UOS/OrthoTennessee orthopedic surgeons will practice at the new location and provide a wide range of clinical, imaging, diagnostic, surgical, rehabilitative care and therapy services. The facility represents an ongoing partnership by UOS, OrthoTennessee and UT Medical Center to collaboratively meet the changing medical needs of the greater community in East Tennessee.
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