Dr. Timothy Renfree, MD

Dr. Timothy Renfree, MD

Orthopedic Hand Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 47
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Dr. Timothy Renfree, MD is an orthopedic hand surgery specialist in Knoxville, TN and has been practicing for 19 years. He graduated from University Of Texas Medical School At Houston in 1999 and specializes in orthopedic hand surgery and orthopedic surgery.Read his story

9430 Park West Blvd Ste 130

Knoxville, TN 37923

Contact Information

(865) 690-4861

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Cigna-HealthSpring
  • CorVel
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • Medicare
  • 6 More

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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Renfree performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
very high
more than 99% of peers
Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
very high
more than 99% of peers
Trigger Finger
very high
more than 95% of peers

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Dr. Renfree's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Renfree " Dr. Timothy Renfree is a board certified physician whose medical education began at the University of Texas - Houston Medical School. Following the obtainment of his medical degree, Dr. Renfree completed his residency at Southern Illinois University in Springfield, Illinois. A fellowship in Upper Extremity Surgery at the University of Florida in Gainesville further developed his expertise in patient care. An accomplished speaker, Dr. Renfree has presented multiple lectures on total wrist and total knee arthroplasty, arthritis of the hand, fractures and joint injuries of the hand, and other related orthopaedic issues. Dr. Renfree holds memberships in the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons, Notre Dame Orthopaedic Club, and is a candidate member in the American Society for Surgery of the Hand. Tennessee Orthopaedic Clinics offers nine locations to better serve you in Knoxville, Oak Ridge, Lenoir City, Crossville, and Sevierville in East Tennessee. "
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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Renfree "I treat my patients the way I would want a physician to treat my family- by listening, caring and using the most up-to-date non operative and operative treatments available."

2  Specialties

  • Orthopedic Hand Surgery
  • Orthopedic Surgery

1  Board Certifications

  • Orthopedic Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Medical Specialties*

31  Conditions Treated

  • Adhesive Capsulitis
  • Bone Cancer
  • Broken Arm
  • Carpal Fractures
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Clavicle Fracture
  • De Quervain's Disease
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Dupuytren's Contracture
  • Elbow Bursitis
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Elbow Sprain
  • Fracture
  • Fracture of Hand (incl. Fingers)
  • Ganglion Cyst
  • Glenoid Labrum Tear
  • Hand Conditions
  • Hand Fracture
  • Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
  • Osteoarthritis of Hands
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Rotator Cuff Tear
  • Shoulder Dislocation
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
  • Shoulder Tendinitis and Tenosynovitis
  • Trigger Finger
  • Wrist Fracture

31  Procedures

Background Check

1 Malpractice Claim
  • Settlement : 5/26/2015
    Amount or Range: Above Average
    State: 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

  • University Of Texas Medical School At Houston
    Medical School | Graduated 1999
  • Southern Illinois University in Springfield
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • University of Florida, Gainesville
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Renfree has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Renfree has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Renfree's Reviews

4.6
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Renfree to family and friends
42 total reviews (21 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (42)

  • 5
    (36)
  • 4
    (2)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (4)

Dr. Renfree'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

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (21)

My experience with Dr. Renfree and the staff was great. Everyone was concerned about how I was doing.
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I was very happy with the results of both of the hand surgeries that Dr. Renfree performed (for different issues). He and his staff are very approachable and competent. I am always treated like a person there and he fixed my issues. A rare blessing.
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I will definitely be going back to Dr. Renfree when I need my left hand operated on from carpel tunnel . Everyone that I saw that day was so nice and caring to me, very good experience with Dr. Renfree and staff .
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Dr Renfree is by far the best surgeon I’ve had the opportunity to use. He actually cares about his patients and let’s you know straight up what is going to be your best options for your health and well being. Not only have I been here several times I have sent several people to the best surgeon...more
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Dr. Renfree's concern and compassion for the appropriate care of my mother was obvious on the first visit. He addressed her physical and emotional needs in a professional manner. He also initiated physical therapy to maintain walking and improving arm/ hand strength after her arm was in a cast. The...more
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