Dr. Robert Capps, MD

Dr. Robert Capps, MD

Rheumatology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 66
Dr. Robert Capps, MD is a rheumatology specialist in Knoxville, TN and has been practicing for 33 years. He graduated from Washington University St Louis in 1978 and specializes in rheumatology and internal medicine.

4707 Papermill Dr Ste 200

Knoxville, TN 37909

Contact Information

(865) 602-7983

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Humana

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Top Care Areas

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Sjögren's Syndrome
very high
more than 98% of peers
very high
more than 97% of peers
Autoimmune Diseases
very high
more than 96% of peers

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2  Specialties

  • Rheumatology
  • Internal Medicine

2  Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Rheumatology
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*

52  Conditions Treated


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4  Procedures

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.


  • Washington University St Louis
    Medical School | Graduated 1978
  • University Ky
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1979
  • Barnes Jewish Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1981
  • University Ky
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1980
  • University Mo
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1985

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Capps has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Polish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Capps' Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Capps to family and friends
17 total reviews (1 has a comment)

Likelihood to Recommend (17)

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  • 1

Dr. Capps' Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (1)

He's a compassionate and very knowledgeable physician!! He has diagnosed immune disorders with me that other Rheumatologists have not. He's so very kind to his patients and I think he's the best Rheumatologist ever. I would highly recommend him!!
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