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Dr. John Swisher, MD

Critical Care Medicine*
5.0 (3)
Map Pin Small Knoxville, TN
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35 years of experience

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Overview of Dr. John Swisher, MD

Dr. John Swisher, MD is a Critical Care Medicine Specialist in Knoxville, TN. They specialize in Critical Care Medicine, has 35 years of experience, and is board certified in Critical Care Medicine. They graduated from Thomas Jefferson University Sidney Kimmel Medical College and is affiliated with Fort Sanders Regional Medical Center and Parkwest Medical Center. Patients rated Dr. Swisher an average 5.0 star rating.

Dr. Swisher works at Practice in Knoxville, TN with other offices in Johnson City, TN. They frequently treat conditions like Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension), Pulmonary Hypertension and Respiratory Failure along with other conditions at varying frequencies. Please call ahead to schedule an appointment and to confirm all accepted insurance plans.

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Dr. Swisher's Office Locations

  1. 1
    Cherokee Health Systems
    2240 Sutherland Ave Ste 103, Knoxville, TN 37919 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (865) 588-8831
  2. 2
    Statcare Outpatient LLC
    6473 Kingston Pike # 6473, Knoxville, TN 37919 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (865) 588-8831
  3. 3
    Office
    10904 Kingston Pike Ste 102, Knoxville, TN 37934 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (865) 392-1540
  4. 4
    Office
    2333 Knob Creek Rd Ste 15, Johnson City, TN 37604 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (865) 271-6000

Hospital Affiliations
Admitting Hospitals

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  • Fort Sanders Regional Medical Center
  • Parkwest Medical Center

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Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)

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Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
Pulmonary Hypertension
Respiratory Failure
Primary Pulmonary Hypertension
Pulmonary Embolism
Shortness of Breath
Acidosis
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Asphyxia and Hypoxemia
Asthma
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Bronchitis
Chronic Thromboembolic Pulmonary Hypertension
COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
Emphysema
Interstitial Lung Disease
Low Blood Oxygen Level
Pleural Effusion
Pneumonia
Pulmonary Edema
Sleep Apnea
Traumatic Brain Injury
Pulmonary Rehabilitation Services
Thoracentesis
Abdominal Pain
Acute Bronchitis
Acute Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
Acute Lower Respiratory Infection
Acute Pharyngitis
Acute Sinusitis
Acute Upper Respiratory Infection
Acute Venous Embolism Thrombosis
Alkalosis
Asbestosis
Benign Neoplasm of the Digestive System
Bone Cancer
Bronchiectasis
Bronchiolitis
Bronchopulmonary Aspergillosis
Bronchospasm
Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak (CSF Leak)
Chest Pain
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Chronic Bronchiolitis
Chronic Bronchitis
Chronic Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
Chronic Pulmonary Embolism
Chronic Sinusitis
Chronic Venous Embolism Thrombosis
Coal Workers Pneumoconiosis
Collapsed Lung (Pneumothorax)
Colorectal Cancer
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Diaphragmatic and Hiatal Hernia
Esophageal Diverticulum
Esophageal Varices
Exercise Induced Asthma
Gallstones
Gastric Ulcer
Hiatal Hernia
Hypersensitivity Pneumonitis
Ileus
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Influenza (Flu)
Inguinal Hernia
Intestinal Obstruction
Liver Cancer
Lung Abscess
Lung Cancer
Lung Nodule
Metastatic Respiratory System Cancer
Mycobacterial Lung Infection
Neuroendocrine Tumors
Osteosarcoma
Partial Lung Collapse
Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm
Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm and Dissection
Peripheral Arterial Dissection
Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
Pneumoconiosis and Pneumonopathy
Pneumonitis
Pneumonitis (Due to Solids or Liquids)
Pulmonary Insufficiency
Rib Fracture
Ruptured Aortic Aneurysm
Sarcoidosis
Secondary Malignancies
Small Intestine Cancer
Stomach and Small Intestine Cancer
Swine Flu
Systemic Sclerosis
Thyroid Cancer
Umbilical Hernia
Ventral Hernia
Viral Infection
Wegener's Granulomatosis
Wheezing
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Arterial Blood Gas Test (ABG)
Bronchoscopy
Bronchoscopy with Robotic Assist
Continuous Positive Airway Pressure (CPAP)
Respiratory Management
Sleep Study
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    About Dr. John Swisher, MD

    Specialties*
    • Critical Care Medicine

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    Years of Experience
    • 35 years of experience
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    Languages Spoken
    • English
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    NPI Number
    • 1083609564
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    Education & Certifications

    Fellowship
    • Penn State University
    Fellowship
    Internship
    • Penn State University
    Internship
    Medical Education
    • Thomas Jefferson University Sidney Kimmel Medical College
    Medical Education
    Board Certifications
    • Critical Care Medicine, Internal Medicine and Pulmonary Disease
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    Dr. Swisher has indicated that they do offer telehealth services. Please call the provider’s office at for more information.

    Dr. Swisher has seen patients for Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension), Pulmonary Hypertension and Respiratory Failure, and more. You can see other conditions treated by Dr. Swisher on their profile. Please call the provider’s office to confirm all visit reasons.

    3 patients have reviewed Dr. Swisher. The overall rating for this provider is 5.0. You can read verified reviews and ratings and leave your own review based on your experience with Dr. Swisher.

    Whether a person prefers to schedule an appointment online or over the phone with Dr. Swisher, there are benefits to both methods. A person calling to schedule an with Dr. Swisher appointment can ask questions about the practice, provider availability, conditions treated, procedures performed, and if their insurance carrier is accepted. While online scheduling is quicker, easier, allows one to view a wide range of appointment times, and may provide the ability to sync with a personal calendar.

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