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Map & Directions

Fort Sanders Regional Medical Center is located at:

1901 Clinch Ave.
Knoxville, TN 37916

For parking instructions click here.

From the West:

  • Take I-40 Eastbound Lanes
  • Take the TN-62 exit (exit number 387) towards 17th Street/Western Avenue
  • Immediately get in the Right lane
  • Turn Right onto 17th Street
  • Turn Right onto Highland Avenue
  • Turn Left onto 19th Street
  • Parking Garage entrance is on your Left

From the East:

  • Take I-40 Westbound Lanes
  • Take exit number 387 towards TN-62/17th Street/Western Avenue
  • Turn slight Right onto Ailor Avenue
  • Turn slight Right onto 17th Street
  • Turn Right onto Highland Avenue
  • Turn Left onto 19th Street
  • Parking Garage entrance is on your Left

From the South:

  • Take the Alcoa Hwy/TN-115 N/TN-73 N
  • Take the US-11 Kingston Pike/US-70 ramp
  • Turn Right onto Kingston Pike
  • Turn Left onto 21st Street
  • Turn Right onto Laurel Avenue  
  • Turn Left onto 19th Street
  • Parking Garage entrance is immediately on your Right

From the North:

  • Take I-75 South
  • Take I-275 S towards Asheville
  • Merge onto I-40 West
  • Take exit number 387 towards TN-62/17th Street/Western Avenue
  • Turn slight Right onto Ailor Avenue
  • Turn slight Right onto 17th Street
  • Turn Right onto Highland Avenue
  • Turn Left onto 19th Street
  • Garage entrance is on your Left

Patient Stories

  • Back in the Saddle

    After spine surgery at Fort Sanders Regional, Michelle Rose is finally free from the suffering that held her back for so long.

  • Going Beyond the Limit

    Tammy Brooks arrived by helicopter at Fort Sanders Regional Medical Center at least 24 hours – maybe even several days – after suffering an acute ischemic stroke.

  • WATE-TV: East Tennessee man survives one of the deadliest types of stroke

    A local man survived the type of stroke that normally kills 80 percent of its victims. He’s doing so well, he just moved to Europe and is enjoying life to its fullest. It’s been three and a half years since Ken Harrawood suffered a stroke. It hit while he was driving to Y-12 for his first day of work with Bechtel. He now lives in Manchester, England.

  • WATE-TV: Technician who works with stroke patients becomes one himself

    Adam Hill gets the tools in place for the next life-saving surgery in the interventional radiology lab at Fort Sanders Regional Medical Center. As lead tech, Hill knows this place like the back of his hand. He never dreamed he’d be a patient receiving treatment here, suffering from a ruptured aneurysm, like so many patients he’s helped treat.

  • Fast Action Makes a Difference for Stroke Patient

    Since recovering from a stroke, Paul DeWitt appreciates simple pleasures that are easily taken for granted. He grasps a cup of coffee. He smiles and laughs. He even appreciates the ability to whistle.

  • Doctors Use Tiny Vacuum To Help Stroke Patients

    Jane Coleman heard her husband make an odd noise, “almost like hiccups but not exactly,” but when she turned to look at him, she knew immediately what was happening: He was having a stroke.