Dr. Paul Gorman, MD

Dr. Paul Gorman, MD

Orthopedic Hand Surgery  |  
Male  |  
Age 60
(163)
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Dr. Paul Gorman, MD is an orthopedic hand surgery doctor who practices in Johnson City, TN. He is 60 years old and has been practicing for 33 years.

2335 Knob Creek Rd Ste 100

Johnson City, TN 37604

Contact Information

(423) 282-5332

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Tennessee
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
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more than 6% of peers

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Gorman "We recognize that treatment outcomes are optimized when a motivated and well-informed patient is treated by a highly-qualified hand surgeon who incorporates state-of-the-art hand therapy in the patient's care when needed. This triad of patient, physician, and therapist characterizes our name and the reason that, with excellence and enthusiasm, we've enjoyed together caring for the hands that care for you at THS since 2005."
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Specialties

  • Orthopedic Hand Surgery
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Board Certifications

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

  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Bone Disorders
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • De Quervain's Disease
  • Dupuytren's Contracture
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Fracture
  • Ganglion Cyst
  • Hand Conditions
  • Hand Fracture
  • Joint Pain
  • Joint Stiffness
  • Nerve Injury
  • Numbness
  • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Tendon Disorders
  • Trigger Finger
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Procedures

  • Arm Surgery
  • Arthritic Hand Reconstruction
  • Arthritis Surgery
  • Carpal Tunnel Release
  • De Quervain's Release
  • Finger Amputation
  • Finger Joint Fusion
  • Finger Joint Replacement Surgery
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Hand or Wrist Tendon Transfer
  • Nerve Conduction Studies
  • Nerve Release
  • Nerve Surgery
  • Neuroplasty
  • Non-Surgical Arthritis Treatment
  • Steroid Injection
  • Trigger Finger Release

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

  • Texas Christian University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1980
  • University Of Texas Medical Branch At Galveston
    Medical School | Graduated 1984
  • University Hospital Of Arkansas For Medical Sciences
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1985
  • University Hospital Of Arkansas For Medical Sciences
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1989
  • Shands Health Care At The University Of Florida
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1990

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Gorman has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Gorman's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Gorman to family and friends
4.9
based on 163 total reviews (47 with comments)
Dr. Gorman's Performance
  • Trustworthiness
    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well
    EXCELLENT
  • Answers Questions
    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent
    EXCELLENT
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment
    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness
    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time
    Under 10 minutes
Patient Comments (47)
in Johnson City, TN |
Dr. Gorman is very soft spoken and explains every detail of your treatment. By far the best office I have been to in a long time. His staff is so inviting and friendly.
in Johnson City, TN |
Dr. Gorman and his staff are very helpful and compassionate about what they do. I never feel rushed in and out of the office and all my questions and concerns were answered in a very timely fashion. I have full confidence in Dr. Gorman and would recommend him and his staff to any one who is experiencing hand problems.
in Johnson City, TN |
Very professional. Very kind. Reputation is excellent
in Johnson City, TN |
He has helped me with a trigger thumb tremendously over the last month. He always shows kindness and compassion for any problems.
in Johnson City, TN |
I had surgery in the office and and it was great! No surgery centers to deal with, less cost for me and the same outcome. Dr. Gorman and his staff are exceptional!
in Johnson City, TN |
Dr. Gorman is very reassuring,at first I was little nervous but after talking to him my fears were gone. He does not talk over your head. I would highly recommend him to anyone.
in Johnson City, TN |
Staff is excellent, very courteous, respectful and knowledgable. Dr. Gorman is awesome. He explains things so us lay people can understand and make an educated decision on our form of treatment.
in Johnson City, TN |
Everyone in the office was wonderful. Got me back to work in no time.
in Johnson City, TN |
I received excellent care.
in Johnson City, TN |
If you are experiencing and tingling, numbness, or pain in your hand and wrist I highly recommend Dr. Gorman and his staff. He spends time with you explaining everything. Totally worth the drive to Johnson City. They are totally awesome. The night after my surgery Dr. Gorman called to see how I was doing. .
in Johnson City, TN |
Just an all around great office. Dr. Gorman explains everything with such details. His office staff is wonderful and always so courteous. And leave out that the lobby chairs are by far the most comfortable I have ever sat in, even though you usually do not have to wait very long.
in Johnson City, TN |
This office is just a bunch of real nice people. They do a great job.
in Johnson City, TN |
Always a professional,courteous staff. It's nice to see a warm smile greeting you from the front desk upon arrival to the office. Dr. Gorman, Lisa, and Sherry are always thorough, informative, and friendly. I have recommended this office in the past and will continue to do so.
in Johnson City, TN |
Exceptional staff! I would suggest and have suggested Dr. Gorman to many people! The results from surgery are life changing. I had the right hand done 1 year before the left hand. Knowing the great results I could not wait to get the surgery done on the left hand to get the same relief! Dr. Gorman and the staff are very personable and professional! Thank you for such a wonderful experience in this type situation!
in Johnson City, TN |
Doctor Gorman takes time to explain what is going on with your injury.
in Johnson City, TN |
Wonderful Doctor and staff.
in Johnson City, TN |
Dr. Gorman was very thorough and explained everything so I understood it all. His staff was very nice.
in Johnson City, TN |
The Dr. And staff was very with the q and a...
in Johnson City, TN |
Dr Gorman has been wonderful. He had treated my husband previously and after his care I would not go anywhere else for mine. His staff are so nice and always so willing to help with anything you need or answer any questions. Highly recommend!!
in Johnson City, TN |
Dr Gorman is great and I would send all people with carpal tunnel to him. His staff was great too and always so helpful.
in Johnson City, TN |
I always feel at ease with the staff and Dr Gorman. They take care of your needs and listen to all your questions.
in Johnson City, TN |
Exceeded all expectations with excellent prep and post op education as well as takes time to discuss all care in a relaxed and unhurried manner, His surgical skills are exceptional. He is also. Highly respected by the surgical center with those that work closely with him relating that he is truly working for me and is an exceptional patient advocate. What a wonderful doctor and individual.
in Johnson City, TN |
Wonderful experience from 8 years ago and a few weeks ago. I would recommend and do recommend Dr. Gorman on a weekly basis.
in Johnson City, TN |
All avenues of service were great, very thorough, very helpful.
in Johnson City, TN |
Everything dr Gorman and staff have done for me has been great thank you all so much.
in Johnson City, TN |
The entire staff is extremely helpful and professional.
in Johnson City, TN |
Dr. Gorman and his staff are great. Always a pleasant experience.
in Johnson City, TN |
Always friendly and professional.
in Johnson City, TN |
A-pleasant-and-informative-experiance.
in Johnson City, TN |
Great experience, caring and personable staff.
in Johnson City, TN |
All of my care has exceeded my expectations.
in Johnson City, TN |
Dr Gorman dose a really good job and I would recommend him for anwsawey hand surgy.
in Johnson City, TN |
Dr. Gorman and his staff have more than exceeded expectations. EXCELLENT!!
in Johnson City, TN |
I have had a wonderful time ,everyone has been the best.
in Johnson City, TN |
Wonderful service.
in Johnson City, TN |
Dr. Gorman is always so thoughtful and careful about explaining everything you need to know.
in kingsport, TN |
Very charismatic Dr, unfortunately money hungry and once surgery is done , cares very little for post operative pain , refers you to his " associate" a therapist in his office! What a conflict of interest. Makes it difficult for you to chose your own.
in Johnson City, TN |
Wonderful.
in Johnson City, TN |
Very wonderful time I have been here you all are amazing.
in Johnson City, TN |
Everyone was very professional and I was pleased with the surgery.
in Johnson City, TN |
Everyone was very friendly and helpful.
in Johnson City, TN |
Dr.Gorman was very professional and thorough.
in Johnson City, TN |
Dr Gorman has always been very professional and his staff. He seems to really care.
in Johnson City, TN |
Have taking very good care of me ,very good doctor.
in Johnson City, TN |
They have been the most helpful people have ever dealt with.
in Johnson City, TN |
Dr Gorman is always kind and compassionate.
in Johnson City, TN |
PROFFESIONAL, FRIENDLY, WELL INFORMED.
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Dr. Gorman accepts 10 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Tennessee
    Network S
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
    Open Access
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • Humana
    Choice Care Network PPO
    Choice Care PPO
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
  • UnitedHealthCare
    Choice Plus POS
    Navigate HMO
    Navigate POS
    Options PPO
    United Healthcare

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