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Dr. Paul Branca, MD

Critical Care Medicine*
3.0 (6)
Map Pin Small Knoxville, TN
Accepting new patients
24 years of experience

Overview of Dr. Paul Branca, MD

Dr. Paul Branca, MD is a Critical Care Medicine Specialist in Knoxville, TN. They specialize in Critical Care Medicine, has 24 years of experience, and is board certified in Critical Care Medicine. They graduated from VANDERBILT UNIVERSITY / MEDICAL CENTER and is affiliated with University of Tennessee Medical Center. Patients rated Dr. Branca an average 3.0 star rating.

Dr. Branca works at Practice in Knoxville, TN. They are accepting new patients and accept Aetna, Blue Cross Blue Shield and Cigna as well as other major insurance plans. Please call ahead to schedule an appointment and to confirm all accepted insurance plans.

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Dr. Branca's Office Locations

  1. 1
    Knoxville Pulmonary Group P.A.
    1940 Alcoa Hwy Ste E210, Knoxville, TN 37920 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (865) 524-7471
  2. 2
    University of Tennessee Medical Center
    1924 Alcoa Hwy, Knoxville, TN 37920 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (865) 305-9000

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  • University of Tennessee Medical Center

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    Specialties*
    • Critical Care Medicine

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    Years of Experience
    • 24 years of experience
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    • English
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    • 1700893252
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    Education & Certifications

    Medical Education
    • VANDERBILT UNIVERSITY / MEDICAL CENTER
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    Board Certifications
    • Critical Care Medicine and Pulmonary Disease
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