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Welcome to Fort Sanders Regional Medical Center

Welcome to Fort Sanders Regional Medical Center where you will find award-winning, certified and accredited care in a variety of medical specialties. We are located in Knoxville, Tennessee, at the foot of the beautiful Smoky Mountains.

As a Joint Commission Comprehensive Stroke Center, Fort Sanders offers state-of-the art care that maximizes recovery from stroke.  We are also the region’s leader in technology in areas such as bariatric surgery, robotic surgery and minimally invasive spine surgery. Our door-to-balloon times for heart attack patients are below the national average, and our hip fracture center offers advanced diagnosis, surgery and recovery procedures for hip patients.

Top people and advanced capabilities for specialized treatment

  • More than 600 top physicians in 45 specialties and over 1,000 outstanding nurses, technologists, therapists, pharmacists, dieticians and others
  • The most advanced diagnostics, latest technologies, and leading-edge surgery techniques

The quality of care at Fort Sanders Regional Medical Center has been recognized by The Joint Commission, a national accrediting agency for healthcare organizations, the U.S. Department of Health and other leading associations which measure hospital performance and outcomes.

Fort Sanders Regional is proud of our performance on a variety of quality indicators.

Our focus is on you – our patients and customers. We strive to make your visit to Fort Sanders an excellent experience for both you and your family members. We know you have a choice, and we thank you for choosing Fort Sanders Regional Medical Center.

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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The cutting-edge programs offered at Fort Sanders Regional Medical Center constantly adapt to meet the needs of our community and to align with technological advances in the medical field.

For a full listing of our services, please visit our services page.

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In a year, Danny Hottle has shed 304 pounds through a combination of diet, exercise and bariatric surgery at Fort Sanders Center for Bariatric Surgery. Read his inspiring story here: bit.ly/2tDuN8Q. ... See MoreSee Less

July 20th, 8:00 am  ·  

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It's a happy day at Regional when we get to recognize one of our own. Congratulations to Amanda Dunn, our July DAISY Award winner! Learn more about how we honor our exceptional nurses like Amanda with the DAISY Award: fsregional.com/daisy ... See MoreSee Less

July 19th, 9:54 am  ·  

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Do you want to say thank you to an exceptional nurse at Fort Sanders Regional? Share you story and nominate a nurse who went beyond the call of duty to show you incredible care: bit.ly/2sjr9AV ... See MoreSee Less

July 17th, 9:00 am  ·  

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Patients & Visitors

Information about the amenities available to our patients and their visitors can be found here.

Fort Sanders Regional Medical Center News


  • Thanks to gastric bypass surgery, Danny Hottle of Rogersville is 304 pounds lighter today than a year ago.

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  • Patient is back to keeping up with her grandchildren after complex hernia repair at Fort Sanders Regional

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  • Hitesh Mehta, MD

    Covenant Health is proud to welcome Hitesh Mehta, MD to Knoxville Heart Group. Dr. Mehta will see patients in...

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  • Two Fort Sanders Regional registered nurses were acknowledged individually with the hospital’s top nursing awards to honor their excellence...

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  • Fort Sanders Regional recently announced the 2017 recipients of the hospital’s annual Clinical Excellence in Nursing Awards. More than...

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  • A Stephen Minister comes alongside a person whose life has been affected by illness or other crisis and provides...

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  • Cardiac rehab unit encourages Corryton man

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  • Fort Sanders Regional Prepared for the Unexpected Tachycardia is the term used to describe an abnormally rapid heart rate,...

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