Dr. Fred Knickerbocker, MD

Dr. Fred Knickerbocker, MD

Orthopedic Surgery  |  
Male  |  
Age 73
(2)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Fred Knickerbocker, MD is an orthopedic surgery doctor who practices in Bristol, TN. He is 73 years old and has been practicing for 45 years. Dr. Knickerbocker is affiliated with Wellmont Bristol Regional Medical Center.

260 Midway Medical Park Ste 100

Bristol, TN 37620

Contact Information

(423) 968-4446

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

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Joint Pain
very high
more than 93% of peers
Shoulder Tendinitis and Tenosynovitis
normal
more than 82% of peers
Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Closed
normal
more than 79% of peers

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Specialties

  • Orthopedic Surgery
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Board Certifications

  • Orthopedic Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery*
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Conditions Treated

  • Adhesive Capsulitis
  • Ankle Fracture
  • Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
  • Ankle Sprains and Strains
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Back Pain
  • Baker’s Cyst
  • Bone Disorders
  • Broken Arm
  • Bursitis
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Chronic Pelvic Pain
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
  • Foot Conditions
  • Foot Fracture
  • Fracture
  • Ganglion Cyst
  • Hand Conditions
  • Heel Spur
  • Hip Sprain
  • Internal Derangement of Knee
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Joint Pain
  • Knee Dislocation
  • Knee Disorders
  • Leg Fracture Below Knee (incl. Ankle)
  • Limb Pain
  • Low Back Pain
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
  • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
  • Osteoarthritis of Hands
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Osteoarthritis of Spine
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Plantar Fasciitis
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Rotator Cuff Tear
  • Runner's Knee
  • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
  • Shoulder Tendinitis and Tenosynovitis
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spondylitis
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)

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Procedures

  • Foot and Ankle Fracture Treatment, Open
  • Foot and Ankle Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Fracture Care
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Closed
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Joint Drainage
  • Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
  • Steroid Injection
  • Trigger Point Injection
  • Viscosupplementation With Hyaluronate

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Tennessee.

0 Sanctions

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.

Education

  • Medical College Of Georgia School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1972
  • Charlotte Meml Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1973
  • Charlotte Meml Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1977

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Knickerbocker has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Knickerbocker's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Knickerbocker to family and friends
1.5
based on 2 total reviews
Dr. Knickerbocker's Performance
  • Trustworthiness
    FAIR
  • Explains condition(s) well
    POOR
  • Answers Questions
    POOR
  • Time well spent
    FAIR
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
    FAIR
  • Office environment
    FAIR
  • Staff friendliness
    POOR
  • Average wait time
    31 to 45 minutes
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Dr. Knickerbocker accepts 1 insurance carrier
  • Aetna
    Choice Plus POS II

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Hospitals where Dr. Knickerbocker has admitting privileges

Wellmont Bristol Regional Medical Center
1 Medical Park Blvd
Bristol, TN 37620
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