Gastroenterology & Pulmonology

The Endoscopy Center at UT Medical is equipped with state-of-the-art equipment and private rooms, providing diagnostic and therapeutic care for patients with gastrointestinal and pulmonary diseases.

Our full range of services are supported by our expert physicians and specially trained nurses with ready access to modern diagnostic and treatment facilities. In addition, physicians utilize minimally invasive procedures, when applicable, to provide the shortest recovery times with the best possible outcomes. The Endoscopy Center is conveniently located near the front entrance of the Heart Hospital at UT Medical Center.

Gastroenterologists at The University of Tennessee Medical Center specialize in the prevention, diagnosis and treatment of digestive disorders, including Crohn’s Disease, acid reflux disease,colorectal cancer and Hepatitis C. Digestive disorders include diseases related to the esophagus, stomach, small bowel, colon, gall bladder, liver and pancreas. Gastroenterologists perform a wide range of diagnostic and therapeutic procedures for patients with gastrointestinal diseases.

Pulmonologists at the medical center specialize in the prevention, diagnosis and treatment of pulmonary (lung) diseases and disorders that may range from asthma, airway strictures or blockages to coughing up blood or cancer. 

Questions? Call the Endoscopy Center at 865-305-9576.

Additional Resources

The following pages contain information to help gastroenterology patients and visitors of UT Medical Center. The Patient Guide contains forms and information for your next visit as well as disease and condition information, which will help for you to make the best treatment choices for you and your family. Diagnostic Procedures & Medical Services page contains information on detection and treatment procedures.

In addition to the resources provided by The University of Tennessee Medical Center, here are related websites providing useful information: 



Gastroenterologists and Pulmonologists

Referrals from your physician are not necessary unless required by your insurance. Specialist offices will require copies of your medical records, so working with the referral specialist in your primary care physician office will help expedite getting an appointment scheduled.

The Office of Thomas L. Young
1928 Alcoa Highway
Suite B-105
Knoxville, TN 37920

University Gastroenterology, PC
1928 Alcoa Highway
Suite B-100
Knoxville, TN 37920

University Colon & Rectal Surgery 
1934 Alcoa Highway,
Professional Building D, Suite 370
Knoxville, TN 37920

University Pulmonary & Critical Care 
1940 Alcoa Highway
Suite E-210
Knoxville, TN 37920