Part of the Heart Lung Vascular Institute

University Pulmonary & Critical Care

Main Campus


1940 Alcoa Highway

Building E, Suite 210

Knoxville, TN 37920



Our Services

Our services include evaluation and treatment of:

  • Difficult breathing (dyspnea)
  • COPD/Emphysema
  • Asthma
  • Pulmonary Fibrosis
  • Lung Cancer
  • Sleep Disorders
  • Acute and Chronic Pneumonia
  • Lung Nodules and Other Abnormalities
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Bronchiectasis/Cystic Fibrosis
  • Pulmonary Embolism
  • Bronchoscopy

UPCC welcomes physician consultations and referrals.

Whether you’re a new or returning patient, refer to our Patient Guide for assistance before your next appointment.

We provide specialty services through our clinics:

Our Providers

Prepare for Your Visit


1940 Alcoa Highway
Knoxville, TN 37920

Where we are

Building E, Suite 210


Parking Garage 4 OR Parking Garage G

Map of The University of Tennessee Medical Center

About Us

University Pulmonary and Critical Care (UPCC) physicians and nurse practitioners specialize in the diagnosis and treatment of inpatient critical care patients who are typically hospitalized as well as diagnosis and treatment of pulmonary (lung) conditions in an outpatient setting.

We have been providing exceptional and compassionate care to the region for more than 40 years. Our board-certified physicians and team of practitioners will work with you, your family and your primary care physician to ensure you receive the best treatment possible.

UPCC uses state-of-the-art diagnostic tools and treatments to address our patients’ pulmonary concerns. Our physicians and nurse practitioners provide compassionate, expert care.