Dr. Tersa Lively, DO

Dr. Tersa Lively, DO

Family Medicine  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 50
Dr. Tersa Lively, DO is a family medicine specialist in Crossville, TN and has been practicing for 20 years. She graduated from University Of New England College Of Osteopathic Medicine in 1998 and specializes in family medicine.

49 Cleveland St Ste 330

Crossville, TN 38555

Contact Information

(931) 484-5141

Insurance Accepted

  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care of Tennessee
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • MultiPlan

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Dr. Lively's Experience

Dr. Lively's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Family Medicine
  • No malpractice claims found
  • Sanctions found
  • No board actions found

1  Specialties

  • Family Medicine

0  Board Certifications

Dr. Lively does not have any board certifications listed.

78  Conditions Treated

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8  Procedures

  • Cholesterol Screening
  • Diabetes Counseling
  • Diabetes Screening
  • Liver Function Test
  • Pap Smear
  • Pregnancy Test
  • Thyroid Screening
  • Wellness Examination

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Tennessee.

1 Sanction
  • Misprescribing or Overprescribing Drugs (11/30/2013)
    Action Taken: Probation
    Summary: Lively, Tersa L MD: License # 1321: NATURE OF COMPLAINT: The physician engaged in unprofessional, dishonorable or unethical conduct; gross health care liability or pattern of continued or repeated gross health care liability, ignorance, negligence or incompetence in the course of medical practice; dispensing , prescribing or otherwise distributing any controlled substance or other drug not in the course of professional practice, or not in good faith to relieve pain and suffering, or not to cure an ailment, physical infirmity or disease or in amounts and/or for duration not medically necessary, advisable or justified for a diagnosed condition; failure to follow Board Rules and with respect to patient assessments, histories and physicals and treatment plans involving controlled substance prescribing and Board Rule treatment plans involving controlled substance prescribing and Board Rule with respect to continuing medical education courses. ACTION TAKEN: License placed on PROBATION for a minimum of one year; must complete series of medical practice courses through Case Western Reserve University; assessed$1,500.00 Civil Penalty, plus costs not to exceed $ 5,000.00.
    State: Tennessee
0 Board Actions

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.


  • University Of New England College Of Osteopathic Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1998
  • Etsu
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Lively has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Lively's Reviews

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

Likelihood to Recommend (13)

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Dr. Lively's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (1)

When I was in high school, I was having trouble with anxiety and depression. Instead of trying me on safer and non addicting meds, this physician tossed me on Ativan and Xanax at a very young age. She did not tell me or my parents at the time that I wouldn't become dependent on it and they were for...more
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