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Revolutionary Hip Replacement Surgery at the Advanced Orthopaedic Center

Hip replacement surgery can be a scary thing. At The University of Tennessee Medical Center, it's no big deal because of a revolutionary type of surgery. It's called Anterior Approach Hip Replacement surgery, and you can be up and walking the very next day.

Jan 27 2015 Read more Save

University Bariatric Center Selected for Project to Improve National Surgical Outcomes

The University of Tennessee Medical Center’s University Bariatric Center has been chosen by the Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery Accreditation and Quality Improvement Program (MBSAQIP) to be included in the Decreasing Readmissions through Opportunities Provided (D.R.O.P) project. University Bariatric Center is one of only 150 centers in the country named to the project.

Jan 26 2015 Read more Save


The National Breast Cancer Foundation (NBCF) has awarded a $20,000 one-year grant to the Breast Health Outreach Program (BHOP) at The University of Tennessee Medical Center Cancer Institute to increase awareness of the life-saving benefits of early breast cancer detection. This is the fifth year that the program has received funding from NBCF to support its work on this important health issue.

Jan 23 2015 Read more Save

Pat Summitt Foundation & The University of Tennessee Medical Center Form Partnership to Create the Pat Summitt Alzheimer’s Clinic

Leaders of the Pat Summitt Foundation and The University of Tennessee Medical Center held a media event today to announce a new strategic partnership to significantly expand the scope and capacity of the Medical Center’s existing Alzheimer’s Clinic and establish the Pat Summitt Alzheimer’s Clinic.

Jan 14 2015 Read more Save

Steinway Piano Makes Grand Debut at the Cancer Institute

A ceremony was held at The University of Tennessee Medical Center Cancer Institute on January 12, 2015 to dedicate a new Steinway medium grand piano in honor and memory of Roger Stephens, a former cancer patient.

Jan 13 2015 Read more Save

January is Cervical Cancer Awareness Month

January is cervical cancer awareness month. It is estimated that there were close to 12,400 new cases of cervical cancer in 2014 and over 4,000 were projected to die from cervical cancer.

Jan 1 2015 Read more Save

Dr. Gray at UT Medical Center Receives Outstanding Physician Leader Award

Keith D. Gray, MD, MBA, FACS – Receives Outstanding Physician Leader Award.

Dec 17 2014 Read more Save