Referring Physicians

Thank You For Your Referral


Thank you for entrusting your patient’s care to us. Our partnerships with health professionals in our communities are vital, and we’re grateful for each referral you make to The University of Tennessee Medical Center.

Whether you refer a patient for an initial assessment, for a second opinion or for treatment, we’ll keep you informed throughout the referral process and your patient’s course of treatment.

We also offer resources such as prediction tools that you can review with your patient, as well access to the best clinical trials in the region.

Our referring physicians are our partners. We are available to you and your patients to deliver the care they need.


Make a Referral

We make the referral process quick and easy for you and your patient.


Why UT Medical Center?

Referring your patients to is is an important and personal decision. Learn more about our award-winning care.


Our Services

At The University of Tennessee Medical Center, we're the region's academic medical center. Through our three-fold mission of healing, education and discovery, we strive to provide the best possible care to our patients.


Patient Stories

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Centers of Excellence

Brain & Spine Institute


We bring patients the best health care in East Tennessee for a full range of neurological diseases and disorders, including treating the most complex stroke cases.


Cancer Institute

As the largest single provider of cancer care in the region, the Cancer Institute offers a broad spectrum of cancer specialists and services to care for patients and their families. From prevention and early detection strategies to treatment, supportive care and survivorship, the Cancer Institute is here for you.


Emergency and Trauma Center

The Emergency and Trauma Center serves as the tertiary referral center for medical care in East Tennessee, serving Knox County and 21 surrounding counties.


Heart Lung Vascular Institute

As the region's dedicated heart hospital, we're treating the diseases that afflict more Americans each year than any other.


Orthopaedic Institute

Whatever your orthopaedic needs — total or partial hip or knee replacement, arthritis or osteoporosis care, or Level I trauma care — our team delivers the most advanced skills, interventions, and treatments available in East Tennessee.


Center for Perioperative Services

The University of Tennessee Medical Center is proud to announce the formation of The Center for Perioperative Services.


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Primary Care Collaborative

The Primary Care Collaborative is made up of experts in internal medicine and family medicine who provide comprehensive primary care to people of all ages. With more than 20 practices around the Knoxville area, primary care physicians provide superior patient care that aids in the prevention, diagnosis, and management of...


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Center for Women & Infants

A woman’s healthcare needs change throughout her lifetime. The Center for Women & Infants is here for you along the way. Whatever the need – caring for the tiniest baby, reproductive health, pregnancy, gynecologic care or menopause – we offer the very best care to give you the personalized and...