Dr. Brian Wetherington, MD

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Dr. Wetherington

East Tennessee Medical Group

266 Joule St Alcoa, TN 37701

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(865) 984-3864

Dr. Brian Wetherington, MD is a Anesthesiology Specialist in Alcoa, TN. He is affiliated with Blount Memorial Hospital. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Wetherington to book an appointment.

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Experience
Background

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No malpractice claims found for Tennessee
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Wetherington's conditions and procedures:

  • Acute Postoperative Pain
  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Autonomic Disorders
  • Back Pain
  • Benign Chronic Pain Syndrome
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain Disorders
  • Cancer Pain
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Chronic Pain
  • Chronic Pelvic Pain
  • Chronic Postoperative Pain
  • Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
  • Epidural Block, Facet Blocks
  • Fibromyalgia
  • Fracture
  • Headache
  • Herniated Disc
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Knee Disorders
  • Low Back Pain
  • Migraine
  • Myelopathy
  • Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
  • Nerve Block, Somatic
  • Nerve Block, Sympathetic
  • Nerve Destruction by Neurolytic Agent
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Osteoarthritis of Spine
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Peripheral Nerve Block
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy
  • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Spinal Nerve Block
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylitis
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Stellate Ganglion Block
  • Steroid Injection
  • Trigger Point Injection
  • Upper Back Pain

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(865) 984-3864

Dr. Wetherington accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Choice Plus POS II
Ambetter
Superior Health Plan
Anthem
National (BlueCard) PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield
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Cigna PPO
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Dr. Wetherington's Reviews

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5.0

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  • Appointment wasn't rushed (5)
  • Explained conditions well (5)
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    I don't think there could be a better doctor. He is intelligent, caring, compassionate, and gives the very best in pain treatment with no meds.
    What went well
    • Appointment scheduling
    • Office environment
    • Staff friendliness
    • Wait times
    • Appointment wasn't rushed
    • Listened & answered questions
    • Explained conditions well
    • Trusted the provider's decisions
    What could be improved
    No results
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    LManes – Jun 30, 2021
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    Dr. Wetherington is very professional he knew exactly what was causing the pain in my back - I can definitely trust him with future medical situations.
    What went well
    • Appointment scheduling
    • Office environment
    • Staff friendliness
    • Appointment wasn't rushed
    • Listened & answered questions
    • Explained conditions well
    • Trusted the provider's decisions
    What could be improved
    No results
    6 people found this helpful
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    Betty – Jul 14, 2019
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    I was very pleased with Dr. Wetherington that he knew right away what my problem was and had me appt. for surgery soon and I am doing very well his staff his very helpful and the waiting was under 15 min.
    What went well
    • Appointment scheduling
    • Office environment
    • Staff friendliness
    • Appointment wasn't rushed
    • Listened & answered questions
    • Explained conditions well
    • Trusted the provider's decisions
    What could be improved
    No results
    6 people found this helpful
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    Tonia in Rockford, TN – Jul 21, 2018
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    My first visit was today and I was very impressed by his level of knowledge and compassion. He is very personable and honest and spent the time necessary to address my condition and concerns. I would definitely recommend him to family and friends.
    What went well
    • Appointment scheduling
    • Office environment
    • Staff friendliness
    • Wait times
    • Appointment wasn't rushed
    • Listened & answered questions
    • Explained conditions well
    • Trusted the provider's decisions
    What could be improved
    No results
    9 people found this helpful
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    Linda S in Greenback , TN – Jun 01, 2018
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    About Me

    Biography

    Dr. Brian Wetherington, MD is a Anesthesiology Specialist in Alcoa, TN. He is affiliated with Blount Memorial Hospital. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Wetherington to book an appointment.

    Specialties

    • Anesthesiology

    Board Certifications

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    Frequently Asked Questions

    Does Dr. Brian Wetherington, MD accept my insurance?

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    What are Dr. Brian Wetherington, MD's top areas of care?

    Dr. Wetherington frequently treats Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement), Osteoarthritis of Spine, and Spondylosis. See all procedures and conditions Dr. Wetherington treats.

    Where is Dr. Brian Wetherington, MD's office located?

    Dr. Wetherington's office is located at 266 Joule St, Alcoa, TN 37701. Find other locations and directions on Healthgrades.

    Does Dr. Brian Wetherington, MD offer telehealth services?

    Dr. Wetherington has not yet indicated whether they offer telehealth services. Please contact the office to check for availability/eligibility.

    How can I make an appointment with Dr. Brian Wetherington, MD?

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    Locations

    East Tennessee Medical Group

    East Tennessee Medical Group266 Joule St Alcoa, TN 37701
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    Affiliated Hospitals

    Dr. Wetherington is affiliated with the following hospital. Select the hospital below to learn more.

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    Blount Memorial Hospital

    Maryville, TN

    64% Patient Experience Rating, 5% lower than the national average