Dr. Christopher R. Morris, MD

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Specializes in Rheumatology • Male • Age 56

3 Sheridan Sq
Kingsport, TN 37660
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Dr. Morris:

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Dr. Morris' Experience

Research training, expertise and qualifications

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Hospital Quality

The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

Holston Valley Medical Center
130 West Ravine Road
Kingsport, TN 37660
Indian Path Medical Center
2000 Brookside Drive
Kingsport, TN 37660

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Healthgrades

9 Facts About Hospital Quality

Patients’ risk of dying during a hospital stay for heart bypass surgery could be 85.2% lower, on average, at a hospital rated 5 stars compared to a hospital rated 1 star for that procedure. Choosing the right hospital is critical to your health. View Slideshow

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Patient Satisfaction

Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Morris

Healthgrades

8 Facts About Patient Satisfaction Surveys

Patient satisfaction surveys provide a standardized way of reporting about healthcare experiences. But there can be more than meets the eye when reviewing scores. Here's what you should know

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Appointments & Offices

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Accepting new patients?

  • Yes
Arthritis Associates
Arthritis Associates
3 Sheridan Sq
Kingsport, TN 37660
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  1. Healthgrades

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    Dr. Morris' Experience

    Research training, expertise and qualifications

    Specialties

    • Rheumatology

    Board Certifications

    • Internal Medicine
    • Rheumatology
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    • Arthrocentesis
    • Bone Density Scan
    • Bursa Injections
    • Injection of Tendon
    • Injection Therapy
    • IV Therapy
    • Joint Drainage
    • Joint Injection
    • Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
    • Soft Tissue Injections
    • Steroid Injections
    • Trigger Point Injections
    • Viscosupplementation With Hyaluronate
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    • Adhesive Capsulitis
    • Amyloidosis
    • Ankylosing Spondylitis
    • Arthritis
    • Behçet's Disease
    • Bursitis
    • Calcium Pyrophosphate Dihydrate Deposition Disease (CPPD)
    • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
    • Chronic Neck Pain
    • Cryoglobulinemia
    • De Quervain's Disease
    • Degenerative Disc Disease
    • Dermatomyositis
    • Dupuytren's Contracture
    • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
    • Enthesopathy of Knee (incl. Bursitis of Knee)
    • Fibromyalgia
    • Giant Cell Arteritis
    • Gout
    • Immune Thrombocytopenic Purpura (ITP)
    • Lateral & Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis & Golf Elbow)
    • Low Back Pain
    • Lupus Erythematosus
    • Marfan Syndrome
    • Osteoarthritis
    • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
    • Osteoarthritis of Knee
    • Osteoarthritis of Spine
    • Osteopenia
    • Osteoporosis
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    • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
    • Plantar Fasciitis
    • Polymyalgia Rheumatica (PMR)
    • Polymyositis
    • Psoriatic Arthritis
    • Raynaud's Disease
    • Reiter's Syndrome (Reactive Arthritis)
    • Rheumatic Diseases
    • Rheumatoid Arthritis
    • Sarcoidosis
    • Scleroderma
    • Sjögren's Syndrome
    • Spondylitis
    • Still's Disease
    • Systemic Lupus Erythematosus (SLE)
    • Systemic Sclerosis
    • Tendonitis
    • Trigger Finger
    • Vasculitis
    • Wegener's Granulomatosis
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    Background Check for Dr. Morris

    0 Malpractice Claims

    • No malpractice history found for Tennessee.
    • No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

    0 Board Actions

    • No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.
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    Awards & Recognitions

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    Education & Training

    Medical School

    Universidad Autonoma De Guadalajara, Facultad De Medicina
    Graduated in 1987

    Internship Hospital

    Uc Irvine
    Complete in 1988

    Residency Hospital

    University Tenn Med Center
    Complete in 1991

    Fellowship Hospital

    Bowman Gray School Of Med
    Complete in 1992
    Med College Of Georgia
    Complete in 1993
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Morris & Staff

    • English
    • Spanish
  2. Healthgrades

    9 Facts About Hospital Quality

    Patients’ risk of dying during a hospital stay for heart bypass surgery could be 85.2% lower, on average, at a hospital rated 5 stars compared to a hospital rated 1 star for that procedure. Choosing the right hospital is critical to your health. View Slideshow

    Dr. Morris' Hospital Quality

    The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

    Check out the quality of care at the 2 hospitals where Dr. Morris has admitting privileges:

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    • Holston Valley Medical Center

    • Indian Path Medical Center

  3. Healthgrades

    8 Facts About Patient Satisfaction Surveys

    Patient satisfaction surveys provide a standardized way of reporting about healthcare experiences. But there can be more than meets the eye when reviewing scores. Here's what you should know

    Patient Satisfaction

    Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Morris

    Likelihood of recommending Dr. Morris to family and friends

    15 responses
    below
    national average

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    Dr. Morris' Office & Staff
    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments
    15 responses
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    national average
    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
    16 responses
    below
    national average
    Staff friendliness and courteousness
    16 responses
    below
    national average
    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
    31 – 45 minutes 16 responses
    longer than
    national average
    Experience with Dr. Morris
    Level of trust in provider's decisions
    16 responses
    below
    national average
    How well provider explains medical condition(s)
    15 responses
    below
    national average
    How well provider listens and answers questions
    16 responses
    below
    national average
    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
    16 responses
    below
    national average

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    Healthgrades

    7 Tips to Prepare for Your Appointment

    The key to a successful appointment is communication. To get the most out of your visit, prepare ahead of time so you can lead the conversation with your doctor. These 7 tips will get you ready

    1

    Appointments & Offices

    Check insurance plans, locations and make an appointment

    Is Dr. Morris accepting new patients?

    • Yes.

    What insurance does he accept?

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    Office Locations

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    Arthritis Associates
    3 Sheridan Sq
    Kingsport, TN 37660
    (423) 392-6840 (Office)
    (423) 392-6845 (Fax)
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