East Tennessee Children's Hospital Pediatric Physical Medicine

A physiatrist:

  • is a doctor with specialized training in Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation.
  • Has expertise in caring for children with complex medical conditions.
  • Brings expertise in rehabilitation to improve function and quality of life to children.

A physiatrist will put together a rehabilitative plan of care that may include:

  • Physical therapy
  • Occupational therapy
  • Speech therapy
  • Feeding therapy
  • Medical Nutrition therapy
  • Medical equipment
  • Orthotics

Conditions treated by a physiatrist:

  • Developmental delay
  • Cerebral Palsy
  • Torticollis
  • Sensory processing disorder
  • Neonatal Abstinence Syndrome (NAS)
  • Spinal cord injury
  • Acquired brain injuries
  • Foot pain or conditions
  • Neck or back pain

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Visit our Patient Portal to ask questions about your scheduled visit with our physiatrist. We're here to make you and your child's visit as successful as possible

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More About East Tennessee Children's Hospital Pediatric Physical Medicine

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Our team is committed to helping your children and teens deal with complex physical health issues related to physical impairments or disabilities. We invite you to get to know our providers and learn why they enjoy practicing medicine.

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East Tennessee Children's Hospital
Pediatric Physical Medicine

(865) 690-5006
1025 Childrens Way
Knoxville, TN 37922


  • Monday: 8 A.M. to 4:30 P.M.
  • Tuesday: 8 A.M. to 4:30 P.M.
  • Wednesday: 8 A.M. to 4:30 P.M.
  • Thursday: 8 A.M. to 4:30 P.M.
  • Friday: 8 A.M. to 2:30 P.M.
  • Saturday: CLOSED
  • Sunday: CLOSED