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Dr. Rickey Parsons, MD

Orthopedic Surgery*
4.9 (93)
Map Pin Small Knoxville, TN
Accepting new patients
39 years of experience

Offers telehealth

Overview of Dr. Rickey Parsons, MD

Dr. Rickey Parsons, MD is an Orthopedic Surgery Specialist in Knoxville, TN. They specialize in Orthopedic Surgery, has 39 years of experience, and is board certified in Orthopedic Surgery. They graduated from East Carolina University Brody School of Medicine and is affiliated with Parkwest Medical Center and Blount Memorial Hospital. Patients rated Dr. Parsons an average 4.9 star rating.

Dr. Parsons works at Practice in Knoxville, TN with other offices in Lenoir City, TN. They frequently treat conditions like Joint Pain along with other conditions at varying frequencies. They are accepting new patients and accept Aetna, Anthem and Blue Cross Blue Shield 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. Parsons' Office Locations

  1. 1
    Office
    9430 Park West Blvd Ste 130, Knoxville, TN 37923 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (865) 690-4861
    Monday
    08:00 - 17:00
    Tuesday
    08:00 - 17:00
    Wednesday
    08:00 - 17:00
    Thursday
    08:00 - 17:00
    Friday
    08:00 - 17:00
    Saturday
    Closed
    Sunday
    Closed
  2. 2
    Tennessee Orthopaedic Clinics A Div. of Toa
    576 Fort Loudoun Medical Center Dr Ste 100, Lenoir City, TN 37772 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (865) 988-8667
  3. 3
    Tennessee Orthopaedic Clinics PC
    9430 Park West Blvd, Knoxville, TN 37923 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (865) 560-8550
  4. 4
    Parkwest Medical Center
    9352 Park West Blvd, Knoxville, TN 37923 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (865) 373-1000

Hospital Affiliations
Admitting Hospitals

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  • Parkwest Medical Center
  • Blount Memorial Hospital

Experience & Treatment Frequency

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Joint Pain
Arthrocentesis
Steroid Injection

Treatment frequency



Many providers have expertise treating multiple conditions or procedures. FindCare uses a variety of data sources to determine which conditions or procedures a provider treats and their level of experience.
Joint Pain
Arthrocentesis
Steroid Injection
Internal Derangement of Knee
Knee Arthroscopy
Adhesive Capsulitis Shoulder
Ankle Fracture
Ankle Sprains and Strains
Broken Arm
Bursitis of Hip
Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
Chondromalacia
Difficulty With Walking
Femur Fracture
Fracture of Hand and Fingers
Humerus Fracture
Knee Ligament Tears
Meniscus Tear
Miner's Knee
Osteoarthritis
Osteoarthritis of Hand
Osteoarthritis of Hip
Osteoarthritis of Knee
Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
Rotator Cuff Tear
Rotator Cuff Tendinosis
Shoulder Fracture
Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
Trigger Finger
Wrist Fracture
Carpal Tunnel Release
Knee Replacement
Meniscectomy
Rotator Cuff Surgery
Shoulder Arthroscopy
Total Knee Arthroplasty with Robotic Assist
Trigger Finger Release
Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
Anterior Cruciate Ligament (ACL) or Posterior Cruciate Ligament (PCL) Tear
Anterior Cruciate Ligament (ACL) Tear
Arthritis of the Elbow
Avascular Necrosis
Chondrocalcinosis
Coccygeal Pain
Complications of Joint Prosthesis
Dupuytrens Contracture
Elbow Injuries
Elbow Sprain
Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
Enthesopathy of Knee (incl. Bursitis of Knee)
Fibular Fracture
Fracture
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Glenoid Labrum Tear
Hand Conditions
Hand Fracture
Hip Fracture
Hip Impingement
Hip Sprain
Hip Tendinitis
Knee Dislocation
Knee Disorders
Knee Fracture
Knee Sprain
Knee Tendinitis
Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
Leg Fracture Above Knee (incl. Hip)
Lumbar Spinal Stenosis
Lumbosacral Radiculopathy
Lumbosacral Stenosis
Medial Collateral Ligament (MCL) Sprain
Neck Strain (incl. Whiplash Injury)
Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh
Osteoarthritis of Wrist
Patellar Tendonitis
Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome (PFPS)
Rheumatoid Arthritis
Runner's Knee
Scapular Fracture
Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
Sever's Disease
Shoulder Dislocation
Shoulder Disorders
Shoulder Osteophyte
Shoulder Tendinitis and Tenosynovitis
Snapping Hip
Spinal Osteophyte
Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
Tarsal Tunnel Syndrome
Tibia and Fibula Fractures
Tibial Fracture
Wrist Sprain or Strain
ACL Surgery
All Shoulder or Elbow Replacement Procedures
Arm Surgery
Arthroscopic Shoulder Surgery
Carpal Tunnel Injection
De Quervain's Release
Dressing and Debridement of Wound or Infection
Elbow Arthroscopy
Elbow Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
Elbow Replacement
Excision of Femur or Knee
Excision of Ganglion
Fracture Care
Hand and Wrist Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
Hand or Wrist Tendon Transfer
Hip Arthroscopy
Hip Dislocation
Hip Replacement
Hip Replacement Revision
Hip Replacement with Robotic Assist
Hip Resurfacing
Joint Drainage
Knee and Leg Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
Knee and Lower Leg Fracture Treatment, Open
Knee Replacement Revision
Knee Surgery
Meniscus Surgery
Musculoskeletal Function Test
Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
Partial Hip Replacement
Partial Knee Replacement
Quadriceps Tendon Repair
Reverse Total Shoulder and Total Shoulder Replacement
Revision of Shoulder or Elbow Replacement
Shoulder Dislocation Treatment
Shoulder Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
Shoulder Fracture Treatment
Shoulder Replacement
Somatic Nerve Block
Total Hip Replacement
Trigger Point Injection
Ulnar Nerve Transposition
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    4.9
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    Based on 93 ratings
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    Specialties*
    • Orthopedic Surgery

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    Years of Experience
    • 39 years of experience
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    Languages Spoken
    • English
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    NPI Number
    • 1235159591
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    Education & Certifications

    Internship
    • Wake Forest School of Medicine
    Internship
    Medical Education
    • East Carolina University Brody School of Medicine
    Medical Education
    Board Certifications
    • Orthopedic Surgery
    Board Certifications
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    Dr. Parsons has seen patients for Joint Pain, and more. You can see other conditions treated by Dr. Parsons on their profile. Please call the provider’s office to confirm all visit reasons.

    93 patients have reviewed Dr. Parsons. The overall rating for this provider is 4.9. You can read verified reviews and ratings and leave your own review based on your experience with Dr. Parsons.

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