Dr. Robert Capps, MD

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Specializes in Rheumatology • Male • Age 63

4707 Papermill Dr Ste 200
Knoxville, TN 37909
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Dr. Capps' Specialties

  • Rheumatology

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Hospital Quality

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East Tennessee Children's Hospital
2018 W Clinch Ave
Knoxville, TN 37916

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Accepting new patients?

  • Yes
4707 Papermill Dr Ste 200
Knoxville, TN 37909
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    Dr. Capps' Experience

    Specialties

    • Rheumatology

    Board Certifications

    • Internal Medicine
    • Rheumatology
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    • Joint Drainage
    • Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
    • Steroid Injection
    • Trigger Point Injection
    • Viscosupplementation With Hyaluronate
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    • Achilles Tendinitis
    • Adhesive Capsulitis
    • Antiphospholipid Syndrome (APS)
    • Arthritis
    • Autoimmune Diseases
    • Behçet's Disease
    • Bleeding Disorders
    • Bone Disorders
    • Bursitis
    • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
    • Chronic Neck Pain
    • Cutaneous Lupus Erythematosus
    • De Quervain's Disease
    • Degenerative Disc Disease
    • Dermatomyositis
    • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
    • Fibromyalgia
    • Foot Conditions
    • Gout
    • Hammer Toe
    • Hand Conditions
    • Intervertebral Disc Disease
    • Juvenile Chronic Arthritis
    • Knee Disorders
    • Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
    • Low Back Pain
    • Osteoarthritis
    • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
    • Osteoarthritis of Hands
    • Osteoarthritis of Hip
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    • Osteoarthritis of Knee
    • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
    • Osteoarthritis of Spine
    • Osteopenia
    • Osteoporosis
    • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
    • Plantar Fasciitis
    • Polymyalgia Rheumatica (PMR)
    • Polymyositis
    • Psoriatic Arthritis
    • Pulmonary Disease
    • Raynaud's Disease
    • Reiter's Syndrome (Reactive Arthritis)
    • Rheumatoid Arthritis
    • Sarcoidosis
    • Scleroderma
    • Shoulder Disorders
    • Sjögren's Syndrome
    • Spine Disorders
    • Spondylitis
    • Still's Disease
    • Systemic Lupus Erythematosus (SLE)
    • Systemic Sclerosis
    • Temporal Arteritis
    • Vascular Disease
    • Vasculitis
    • Wegener's Granulomatosis
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    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

    Washington University St Louis
    Graduated in 1978

    Internship Hospital

    University Ky
    Complete in 1979

    Residency Hospital

    Barnes Jewish Hospital
    Complete in 1981
    University Ky
    Complete in 1980

    Fellowship Hospital

    University Mo
    Complete in 1985
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Capps & Staff

    • English
    • Polish
  2. Healthgrades

    9 Facts About Hospital Quality

    Patients’ risk of dying during a hospital stay for heart bypass surgery could be 87.4% 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. Capps' Hospital Quality

    The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

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    Patient Satisfaction

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    Likelihood of recommending Dr. Capps to family and friends

    4.4 out of 5

    14 responses

    Dr. Capps' Office & Staff

    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments

    3.7 out of 5

    14 responses

    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.

    4.4 out of 5

    14 responses

    Staff friendliness and courteousness

    4.2 out of 5

    14 responses

    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)

    10 – 15 minutes

    14 responses

    Experience with Dr. Capps

    Level of trust in provider's decisions

    4.4 out of 5

    14 responses

    How well provider explains medical condition(s)

    4.4 out of 5

    14 responses

    How well provider listens and answers questions

    4.4 out of 5

    14 responses

    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients

    4.4 out of 5

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    4707 Papermill Dr Ste 200
    Knoxville, TN 37909
    (865) 602-7983 (Office)
    (865) 602-7984 (Fax)
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