News & Events

University Orthopedic Surgeons is often featured in area news media as an expert in orthopedics. Be sure to bookmark this page and check back often to see the latest news and events at University Orthopedic Surgeons.

  • The specialty-trained doctors of University Orthopedic Surgeons, in partnership with OrthoTennessee and UT Medical Center, are opening a brand-new clinic. The facility is slated to open at The University of Tennessee Research Park at Cherokee Farm…
  • Sam, an avid hiker and biker, was in a horrific car accident in December of 2013. When he arrived at UT Medical Center, Dr. Scott Smith from University Orthopedic Surgeons was the on-call surgeon. He along, with the trauma team, saved his life.…
  • Congratulations to Dr. Michael Eilerman, Dr. E. Michael Holt, Dr. William Oros, Dr. Christine Seaworth, and Dr. Kostas Triantafillou for once again being voted by their peers as Top Docs in Cityview Magazine under Surgery, Orthopaedic.…
  • Steve, an avid runner, mixed martial artist, swimmer, weight-lifter, and golfer, tore his Achilles playing basketball. After only being able to walk with a boot, Steve made the decision to schedule an appointment with Dr. Christine Seaworth at…
  • The outdoors has served as a bastion for safe exercise in the midst of COVID-19, and many local residents have found their stride with cycling and mountain biking. As bone, joint and muscle care providers, orthopedic surgeon Dr. Brian Tonne and…
  • For many community members throughout our region, climbing a mountain isn’t just a metaphor. And some of those mountain climbers face greater obstacles than the heights. With literal and figurative mountains, the story of Asheville-area resident…
  • Knoxville native and dual-fellowship-trained orthopedic trauma and hand surgeon Andrew P. Harris, M.D., has come back home to join the team of experts at University Orthopedic Surgeons. Patients in need of specialized hand, elbow or wrist care are…
  • BIG NEWS! | We have officially broken ground in partnership with OrthoTennessee and UT Medical Center on our brand new 91,000-square-foot facility at Cherokee Farm. Expected to open sometime in the Spring of 2022, our state-of-the-art facility will…
  • In response to COVID-19, our office hours have changed effective April 13, 2020, until further notice. UT Medical Center Clinic Hours: Monday - Thursday, 8:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. Friday, 8:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. Orthopedic Urgent Care UT Medical Center…
  • Congratulations to Dr. Michael Eilerman, Dr. E. Michael Holt, Dr. William Oros, and Dr. Christine Seaworth for once again being voted by their peers as Top Docs in Cityview Magazine under Surgery, Orthopaedic. Click here to read the full…