Patient Information

Welcome to University Surgical Oncology. Our practice is part of the University of Tennessee Medical Center’s Cancer Institute. The Cancer Institute is a Center of Excellence at the region’s academic medical center.

See our specialists and receive treatment in one location, located on the campus of The University of Tennessee Medical Center.

We provide:

  • Board-certified, fellowship-trained surgical and breast oncologists
  • Cutting-edge technology and treatment options
  • A comprehensive, coordinated, and compassionate team approach to oncology care
  • Superior service to our patients in an academic setting
  • Surgeons specializing in procedures not performed elsewhere in the region

Initial Appointments

To save time, you can print and fill out your medical forms before arriving. Download PDF of Medical Forms

Please plan to arrive 15 minutes early to complete any necessary paperwork. Please bring:

  • List of current medications
  • List of current physicians
  • List of allergies
  • Insurance plans/cards including drug plans
  • A family member (support group)
  • A written list of any questions you have

Initial appointments are guaranteed within five days. Cases are reviewed by the core team prior to arrival and every attempt will be made to schedule all initial consultations on the same day.

Nurse navigators coordinate each referral and provide information, education and support for patients and their families.

Please take the elevator to the Third Floor for appointments.Surface parking is available in the lot in front of Cancer Institute. Shuttle services available for assistance to and from vehicle.

Tumor Conference

Patient cases are reviewed at a weekly multidisciplinary tumor conference attended by surgeons, medical oncologists, radiation oncologists, gastroenterologists, radiologists, pathologists, genetic counselors and clinical nurses in order to determine the best treatment plan for the individual. This individualized treatment plan is designed to maximize outcomes and quality of life.

Referring Physicians

Patients may be referred for only special diagnostic procedures or treatments and then returned to the referring physician for completion of their care plan and follow-up.

Contact Info
University Surgical Oncology
1926 Alcoa Hwy
Building F (Cancer Institute)
Knoxville, TN, 37920
Fax: 865-305-8262
865-544-9218

Monday-Friday: 8 am-4:30 pm

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Contact Info
University Surgical Oncology
1926 Alcoa Hwy
Building F (Cancer Institute)
Knoxville, TN, 37920
Fax: 865-305-8262
865-544-9218

Monday-Friday: 8 am-4:30 pm

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