Dr. Elmer G. Pinzon, MD

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Specializes in Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation • Male • Age 52

10710 Murdock Dr Suite 103-104
Knoxville, TN 37932
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Hospital Quality

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Parkwest Medical Center
9352 Parks West Boulevard
Knoxville, TN 37923
Physicians Regional Medical Center
900 East Oak Hill Avenue
Knoxville, TN 37917

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Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Pinzon

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Pinzon to family and friends is 3.4 out of 5 5 1 48

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  • Yes
University Spine and Sports Specialists PLLC
University Spine and Sports Specialists PLLC
10710 Murdock Dr Suite 103-104
Knoxville, TN 37932
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    Dr. Pinzon's Experience

    Research training, expertise and qualifications

    Dr. Pinzon's Care Philosophy

    Specialties

    • Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation
    • Electrodiagnostic Medicine
    • Interventional Pain Medicine
    • Musculoskeletal Rehabilitation
    • Occupational Medicine
    • Pain Medicine
    • Sports Medicine
    • Sports Neuromusculoskeletal Medicine
    • Sports Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation

    Board Certifications

    • Pain Medicine
    • Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation
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    • EMG (Electromyography)
    • Epidural Steroid Injections
    • Facet Joint Injection
    • Facet Joint Nerve Ablation
    • Interventional Pain Management
    • Interventional Spine Procedures
    • Joint Injection
    • Lysis of Adhesions
    • Nerve Block, Sympathetic
    • Nerve Blocks
    • Nerve Conduction Studies
    • Nerve Root Block
    • Pain Management
    • Radio Frequency Denervation
    • Radiofrequency Nerve Ablation
    • Sacroiliac Joint Injection
    • Spinal Cord Stimulation
    • Spinal Injections
    • Spine and Sports Musculoskeletal Rehabilitation
    • Ultrasound, Musculoskeletal
    2
    • Back Pain
    • Cervical Disc Degeneration
    • Cervical Radiculopathy
    • Kyphosis
    • Lordosis
    • Lumbar Radiculopathy
    • Lumbar Spinal Stenosis
    • Musculoskeletal Diseases
    • Musculoskeletal Disorders
    • Musculoskeletal Pain
    • Occupational Disorders
    • Occupational Injuries
    • Pain Disorder
    • Scoliosis
    • Spinal Stenosis
    • Spine Deformities
    • Spondolthesis
    • Spondyloarthropathies
    • Sports Injuries
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    Background Check for Dr. Pinzon

    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

    Awards

    Media & Publications

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    Education & Training

    Medical School

    Hahnemann University
    Graduated in 1994

    Internship Hospital

    Lehigh Vly Hospital
    Complete in 1995

    Residency Hospital

    Baylor College Of Med
    Complete in 1998
    Baylor College Of Medicine Affiliated Hospitals
    Complete in 1998

    Fellowship Hospital

    Georgia Pain Physicians, Pc
    Complete in 1999

    Undergraduate Schools

    University Of Pittsburgh
    Graduated in 1986

    Other Education

    Tulane University, School Of Public Health & Tropical Medicine
    Complete in 1988
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Pinzon & Staff

    • English
    • Spanish
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    9 Facts About Hospital Quality

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    Dr. Pinzon's Hospital Quality

    The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

    Check out the quality of care at the 6 hospitals where Dr. Pinzon has admitting privileges:

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    • Baptist Hospital West

    • Fort Loudoun Medical Center

    • Fort Sanders Regional Medical Center

    • Parkwest Medical Center

    • Physicians Regional Medical Center

    • University of Tennessee Medical Center

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    Patient Satisfaction

    Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Pinzon

    Likelihood of recommending Dr. Pinzon to family and friends

    48 responses
    below
    national average

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    Dr. Pinzon's Office & Staff
    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments
    48 responses
    below
    national average
    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
    48 responses
    below
    national average
    Staff friendliness and courteousness
    48 responses
    below
    national average
    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
    16 – 30 minutes 43 responses
    longer than
    national average
    Experience with Dr. Pinzon
    Level of trust in provider's decisions
    48 responses
    below
    national average
    How well provider explains medical condition(s)
    48 responses
    below
    national average
    How well provider listens and answers questions
    48 responses
    below
    national average
    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
    48 responses
    below
    national average

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    7 Tips to Prepare for Your Appointment

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    Appointments & Offices

    Check insurance plans, locations and make an appointment

    Is Dr. Pinzon accepting new patients?

    • Yes.

    What insurance does he accept?

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    Office Locations

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    University Spine and Sports Specialists PLLC
    10710 Murdock Dr Suite 103-104
    Knoxville, TN 37932
    (865) 690-3737 (Office)
    (865) 690-3757 (Fax)
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