Dr. Tracy Pesut, MD

Dr. Tracy Pesut, MD

Orthopedic Foot & Ankle Surgery  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 46
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Dr. Tracy Pesut, MD is an orthopedic foot & ankle surgery specialist in Knoxville, TN and has been practicing for 19 years. She graduated from University Of Tennessee Health Science Center College Of Medicine in 1999 and specializes in orthopedic foot & ankle surgery and orthopedic surgery.Read her 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. Pesut performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Ankle Sprains and Strains
very high
more than 99% of peers
Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
very high
more than 99% of peers
Ankle Fracture
very high
more than 97% of peers

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Dr. Pesut's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Pesut " Dr. Tracy Pesut is a board certified physician whose undergraduate work began at the University of Tennessee in Knoxville. While obtaining her medical degree at the University of Tennessee College of Medicine, Dr. Pesut was recognized as the Cannon Scholar during her final year. Her extensive training continued through an internship and residency at The University of Mississippi Medical Center. Dr. Pesut participated in a Trauma fellowship in Interlaken, Switzerland, as well as Johnson City, Tennessee and later a Fellowship in Foot and Ankle Surgery at the American Sports Medicine Institute in Birmingham, Alabama. Professional organizations and affiliations of Dr. Pesut include the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons and The American Orthopaedic Foot & Ankle Society. 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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2  Specialties

  • Orthopedic Foot & Ankle Surgery
  • Orthopedic Surgery

1  Board Certifications

  • Orthopedic Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery*

37  Conditions Treated

  • Achilles Tendinitis
  • Ankle and Foot Instability or Derangement
  • Ankle Fracture
  • Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
  • Ankle Sprains and Strains
  • Bunion
  • Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Enthesopathy of Knee (incl. Bursitis of Knee)
  • Foot Conditions
  • Foot Fracture
  • Foot Sprain
  • Fracture
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Hammer Toe
  • Heel Spur
  • Leg Fracture Below Knee (incl. Ankle)
  • Lupus
  • Morton's Neuroma
  • Neck Muscle Strain
  • Non-Traumatic Rupture of Achilles Tendon
  • Osgood Schlatter Disease
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Osteochondritis Dissecans
  • Peripheral Autonomic Neuropathy
  • Plantar Fasciitis
  • Pseudoarthrosis
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Sever's Disease
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Stress Fracture of Foot
  • Systemic Chondromalacia
  • Tibia and Fibula Fractures
  • Tibia or Fibula Stress Fracture
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16  Procedures

  • Achilles Tenotomy
  • Ankle Arthroscopy
  • Ankle Replacement
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Excision of Tarsal or Metatarsal
  • Excision of Tibia or Fibula
  • Foot and Ankle DislocationTreatment, Open
  • Foot and Ankle Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Foot and Ankle Fracture Treatment, Closed
  • Foot and Ankle Fracture Treatment, Open
  • Foot and Ankle Ligament and Tendon Repair
  • Fracture Care
  • Knee and Leg Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Knee and Lower Leg Fracture Treatment, Closed
  • Knee and Lower Leg Fracture Treatment, Open
  • Steroid Injection

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

  • University Of Tennessee
    Undergraduate School | Graduated
  • University Of Tennessee Health Science Center College Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1999
  • University Of Mississippi Medical Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • University Of Mississippi Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • American Sports Medicine Institute Birmingham Al
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Pesut has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Pesut's Reviews

4.7
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Pesut to family and friends
42 total reviews (23 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (42)

  • 5
    (39)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (3)

Dr. Pesut'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

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (23)

Dr. Pesut has been taking care of me and my ankle needs for well over 10 years now. She has preformed 4 surgeries over the years and has been excellent in helping me regain control of my life. At age 14 I broke nearly every bone in my ankle and foot. Dr. Pesut has always taken into account my age...more
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I saw Dr. Pesut for two hammer toes. I was given a list of things to buy to put on my toes. I have a flat foot and my bones are out of line. She said she would not do surgery because I walk with a rollator. She never gave me any options, nor did she work with me to come up with a solution. She was...more
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Very thorough. Easy to communicate.
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I highly recommend Dr. Pesut. She surgically repaired my posterior tibial tendon and rebuilt my arch to resolve chronic ankle pain that other surgeons had been unable to identify. She was straight forward and easy to talk to. I trusted her completely and am so grateful that she was recommended to...more
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H. Mcneal, your satisfaction is our top priority. Thank you again for the great review!

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I've seen Dr. Pesut for about 10 years and never been dissatisfied with any aspect of her care. She is efficient and professional, listens well, and tells me what she can do about my problem. I always feel that she cares and I trust her judgment. Most recently she removed a screw from my foot...more
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