Dr. John Swisher, MD

Critical Care MedicineMaleAge 64

Critical Care Medicine

Dr. John Swisher, MD is a Critical Care Medicine Specialist in Knoxville, TN and has over 33 years of experience in the medical field. He graduated from Thomas Jefferson U, Medical College medical school in 1989. He is affiliated with medical facilities such as Fort Sanders Regional Medical Center and Parkwest Medical Center. His office is not accepting new patients.

Dr. John Swisher, MD

StatCare Pulmonary Consultants

6473 Kingston Pike Knoxville, TN 37919 ()
Telehealth services available

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(865) 588-8831

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

  • Abdominal Pain
  • Acidosis
  • Acute Bronchitis
  • Acute Pharyngitis
  • Alkalosis
  • Arterial Blood Gas Test (ABG)
  • Asbestosis
  • Asthma
  • Benign Neoplasm of the Digestive System
  • Bronchiectasis
  • Bronchitis
  • Bronchopulmonary Aspergillosis
  • Bronchoscopy
  • Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak (CSF Leak)
  • Cholecystitis and Gallstones
  • Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
  • Collapsed Lung (Pneumothorax)
  • Colorectal Cancer
  • Continuous Positive Airway Pressure (CPAP)
  • COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
  • Cough
  • Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
  • Emphysema
  • Esophageal Diverticulum
  • Esophageal Varices
  • Gallstones
  • Gastric Ulcer
  • Hiatal Hernia
  • Ileus
  • Influenza (Flu)
  • Inguinal Hernia
  • Interstitial Lung Disease
  • Intestinal Obstruction
  • Liver Cancer
  • Low Blood Oxygen Level
  • Lung Abscess
  • Lung Cancer
  • Lung Nodule
  • Metastatic Respiratory System Cancer
  • Mycobacterial Lung Infection
  • Partial Lung Collapse
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm and Dissection
  • Peripheral Arterial Dissection
  • Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
  • Pleural Effusion
  • Pneumoconiosis and Pneumonopathy
  • Pneumonia
  • Pneumonitis (Due to Solids or Liquids)
  • Primary Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Edema
  • Pulmonary Embolism
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Insufficiency
  • Pulmonary Rehabilitation Services
  • Respiratory Failure
  • Respiratory Management
  • Rib Fracture
  • Ruptured Aortic Aneurysm
  • Sarcoidosis
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Shortness of Breath
  • Sleep Apnea
  • Small Intestine Cancer
  • Stomach and Small Intestine Cancer
  • Swine Flu
  • Systemic Sclerosis
  • Thoracentesis
  • Umbilical Hernia
  • Ventral Hernia
  • Viral Infection
  • Wegener's Granulomatosis
  • Wheezing

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About Me


Dr. John Swisher, MD is a Critical Care Medicine Specialist in Knoxville, TN and has over 33 years of experience in the medical field. He graduated from...Read more


  • Critical Care Medicine
  • Pulmonary Disease

Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine
  • Pulmonary Disease


Penn State U
Fellowship Hospital
Penn State Univ
Residency Hospital
Penn State Univ
Internship Hospital
Thomas Jefferson U, Medical College
Medical School


Frequently Asked Questions

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What are Dr. John Swisher, MD's top areas of care?

Dr. Swisher frequently treats Primary Pulmonary Hypertension, Pulmonary Hypertension, and Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension). See all procedures and conditions Dr. Swisher treats.

Where is Dr. John Swisher, MD's office located?

Dr. Swisher's office is located at 6473 Kingston Pike, Knoxville, TN 37919. Find other locations and directions on Healthgrades.

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StatCare Pulmonary Consultants

StatCare Pulmonary Consultants6473 Kingston Pike Knoxville, TN 37919

Affiliated Hospitals

Dr. Swisher is affiliated with the following hospitals. Select a hospital below to learn more.

Learn more about how Healthgrades measuresHospital Quality.

Fort Sanders Regional Medical Center

Knoxville, TN

78% Patients that would definitely recommend, 8% higher than the national average

3 Awards Received

Parkwest Medical Center

Knoxville, TN

80% Patients that would definitely recommend, 10% higher than the national average

1 Award Received

Sarasota Memorial Hospital

Sarasota, FL

82% Patients that would definitely recommend, 12% higher than the national average

3 Awards Received

Tennova Healthcare North Knoxville Medical Center

Powell, TN

69% Patients that would definitely recommend, 1% lower than the national average

4 Awards Received