Tjuan L. Overly, MD

Interventional Cardiologist, Clinical Assistant Professor

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Enjoys music and is a former member of the world renowned Fisk Jubilee Singers.


About Me

Gender: Male

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For Dr. Overly, the greatest satisfaction originates in the interpersonal relationships and trust that develop in patients for whom I provide care. Dr. Overly and his wife, Sara, a nurse practitioner, live in Knoxville. In his leisure time, Dr. Overly enjoys reading, playing basketball and tennis, traveling with his wife and cheering for University of Kentucky Wildcats.

Clinical Focus:
Carotid Artery Disease, Complex Coronary Interventions, PFO, ASD closure, Valvular Heart Disease, TAVR, MitraClip, Venous Disease

Interventional Cardiology

Education & Credentials

Medical School

Medical School University of Kentucky College of Medicine, Lexington, KY, 1999


Internal Medicine, Vanderbilt University Medical Center, Nashville, TN


Internal Medicine, Vanderbilt University Medical Center, Nashville, TN, 2003


Cardiovascular Medicine, The Cleveland Clinic Foundation, Cleveland Ohio, 2006 Interventional Cardiology, The Cleveland Clinic Foundation, Cleveland Ohio, 2008

Board Certifications

American Board of Internal Medicine (Cardiovascular Disease, Interventional Cardiology)

Organizations & Societies

Society for Cardiovascular Angiography and Interventions American Society of Nuclear Cardiology American College of Cardiology Association of Black Cardiologists


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Where I See Patients

University Cardiology

1940 Alcoa HighwayBuilding E, Suite 310Knoxville, TN 37920

Phone: 865-544-2800

Fax: 865-544-6812

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