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Welcome to Fort Sanders Neurosurgery and Spine

Please Note: Fort Sanders Regional Medical Center is currently undergoing construction. For parking information, click here.


At Fort Sanders Neurosurgery and Spine we strive to achieve the highest level of quality service in neurosurgical care. Our practice includes Dr. Paul Peterson, a reputable and board certified neurosurgeon who has served the Knoxville area for more than 10 years, and Physician Assistant Chris Sawyer. We’ve coupled our clinical expertise with the strength of one of the nation’s highest performing health networks, Covenant Health. That means access to an extensive network of primary care and specialty physicians, the latest medicines, the newest technologies and advanced treatments.

We welcome patients throughout the Southeast looking for the best in patient care and satisfaction.

This facility complies with applicable Federal civil rights laws and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, age, disability, or sex. Click here to learn more.

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At Fort Sanders Neurosurgery and Spine we strive to achieve the highest level of quality neurosurgical care. We offer a full range of services that includes treatment of disorders of the brain, spine and peripheral nerves, and we are part of Covenant Health, the region’s top performing healthcare network.

Click here to contact us about how we can be your health care partner.

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We're proud to welcome physical medicine and rehabilitation physicians Brandon Fisher, DO and Eric Hartman, MD to Patricia Neal Rehabilitation Center at Fort Sanders Regional Medical Center. Patricia Neal is East Tennessee’s recognized leader in rehabilitating stroke, spinal cord and brain injury patients. Learn more: bit.ly/2TU2C6v ... See MoreSee Less

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Exciting things are happening at Fort Sanders Regional Medical Center!We got our first aerial look at the construction work underway at the Center for Advanced Medicine last week. Work is taking place at the bottom and top of the building! Learn more about our expansion project here: www.fsregional.com/construction ... See MoreSee Less

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Today is Certified Nurses Day! We celebrate our more than 450 nurses who pursue advanced training so that our patients receive the best care possible. www.covenanthealth.com/certified-nurses-day-2019. ... See MoreSee Less

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Fort Sanders Neurosurgery and Spine News


  • Fort Sanders Regional Medical Center is currently undergoing a construction project to expand emergency and critical care capacity in...

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  • Chris Sawyer, PA-C

    Chris Sawyer, PA-C joins Fort Sanders Neurosurgery and Spine and Covenant Health, the region's top-performing healthcare network.

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