News & Events

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

  • WE'VE MOVED! We are excited to offer our same specialized care at UT Medical Center's brand new, state-of-the-art Orthopaedic Institute at The University of Tennessee Research Park at Cherokee Farm. Our new office location will feature: In-office…
  • The specialty-trained doctors of University Orthopaedic 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 Orthopaedic 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, orthopaedic surgeon Dr. Brian Tonne…
  • 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 orthopaedic trauma and hand surgeon Andrew P. Harris, M.D., has come back home to join the team of experts at University Orthopaedic 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. Orthopaedic Urgent Care UT Medical Center…