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Dr. Robert Capps, MD

Rheumatology*
4.2 (19)
Map Pin Small Knoxville, TN
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46 years of experience

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Overview of Dr. Robert Capps, MD

Dr. Robert Capps, MD is a Rheumatology Specialist in Knoxville, TN. They specialize in Rheumatology, has 46 years of experience, and is board certified in Internal Medicine. They graduated from Washington University and is affiliated with Blount Memorial Hospital, East Tennessee Children's Hospital, Hawkins County Memorial Hospital, Leconte Medical Center, Methodist Medical Center of Oak Ridge, Tennova Healthcare North Knoxville Medical Center and University of Tennessee Medical Center. Patients rated Dr. Capps an average 4.2 star rating.

Dr. Capps works at Rheumatology Consultants in Knoxville, TN. Please call ahead to schedule an appointment and to confirm all accepted insurance plans.

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Dr. Capps' Office Locations

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    Rheumatology Consultants
    4707 Papermill Dr Ste 200, Knoxville, TN 37909 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (865) 602-7983

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  • Blount Memorial Hospital
  • East Tennessee Children's Hospital
  • Hawkins County Memorial Hospital
  • Leconte Medical Center
  • Methodist Medical Center of Oak Ridge
  • Tennova Healthcare North Knoxville Medical Center
  • University of Tennessee Medical Center

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Rheumatoid Arthritis of Hand
Rheumatoid Arthritis of Hip
Rheumatoid Arthritis of Shoulder
Rheumatoid Arthritis of Wrist
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    Specialties*
    • Rheumatology

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    Years of Experience
    • 46 years of experience
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    NPI Number
    • 1336234376
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    Education & Certifications

    Medical Education
    • Washington University
    Medical Education
    Board Certifications
    • Internal Medicine and Rheumatology
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    Dr. Capps works at Rheumatology Consultants in Knoxville, TN. View the full address on Dr. Capps’s profile.

    19 patients have reviewed Dr. Capps. The overall rating for this provider is 4.2. You can read verified reviews and ratings and leave your own review based on your experience with Dr. Capps.

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