Dr. Troy Kimsey, MD

Dr. Troy Kimsey, MD

Surgical Oncology  ·  
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Age 48
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Dr. Troy Kimsey, MD is a surgical oncology specialist in Knoxville, TN and has been practicing for 10 years. He graduated from Med Coll Of Ga Sch Of Med in 1996 and specializes in surgical oncology and general surgery.

6408 Papermill Dr Ste 200

Knoxville, TN 37919

Contact Information

(865) 588-8229

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerihealth
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Georgia
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Tennessee
  • CHAMPVA
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
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Top Care Areas

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Breast Diseases
high
more than 88% of peers
Thyroid Cancer
normal
more than 80% of peers
Gastrointestinal Diseases
normal
more than 75% of peers

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2  Specialties

  • Surgical Oncology
  • General Surgery

1  Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*

96  Conditions Treated

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68  Procedures

  • Adrenalectomy
  • Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
  • Appendectomy, Open
  • Axillary Lymph Node Dissection
  • Biopsy of Breast
  • Bone Marrow Biopsy
  • Breast Reconstruction
  • Breast Surgical Procedure
  • Colectomy
  • Colon and Rectal Surgery
  • Cystectomy
  • Decortication and Pleurectomy
  • Dialysis Access Procedures
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Enterostomy (Laparoscopic or Open)
  • Esophageal Surgery
  • Esophagectomy (Esophagogastrostomy, Esophagojejunostomy)
  • Excision of Breast Tumor
  • Excision of Skin Lesion
  • Excision of Stomach Tumor
  • Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
  • Gallbladder Removal
  • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Laparoscopic
  • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Open
  • Gastrectomy
  • Gastroenterology Procedures
  • Head and Neck Surgery
  • Hepatectomy
  • Hernia Repair
  • Incisional Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Inguinal Hernia Repair, Open
  • Intestinal Transplant (incl. Enterectomy)
  • Kidney Surgery
  • Laparoscopic Abdominoperineal Resection of the Rectum With Robotic Assistance
  • Laparoscopic Sigmoidectomy With Robotic Assistance
  • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
  • Laparoscopic Tumor Ablation, Liver
  • Lobectomy, Open
  • Lung Removal (Partial or Complete): Open, or Resection of Lung Tumor: Open
  • Lung Surgery
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Lymphadenectomy With Robotic Assistance
  • Mastectomy
  • Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
  • Open Tumor Ablation, Liver
  • Pancreatectomy (incl. Pancreas Transplant and Whipple Procedure)
  • Parathyroidectomy
  • Percutaneous Tumor Ablation, Liver
  • Peripheral Artery Catheterization
  • Plasmapheresis
  • Port Placements or Replacements
  • Proctectomy, Open or Laparoscopic (incl. Swenson and Duhamel Procedures)
  • Removal of Reproductive Organs (Hysterectomy, Oophorectomy, Salpingectomy, Salpingo-Oophorectomy, Resection of Peritoneal Malignancy)
  • Removal or Destruction of Rectal or Intestinal Tumor (incl. Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, Sigmoidoscopy and Control of Hemorrhage)
  • Renal Transplant and Nephrectomy
  • Splenectomy
  • Splenectomy and Splenorrhaphy
  • Stomach Surgery
  • Thoracentesis
  • Thyroid Lobectomy
  • Thyroidectomy
  • Thyroidectomy or Thyroid Lobectomy
  • Tracheal Surgery
  • Trigger Point Injection
  • Umbilical or Ventral Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Vaginal Surgery
  • Vascular Surgical Procedure
  • Wound Repair
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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 Georgia
    Undergraduate School | Graduated
  • Med Coll Of Ga Sch Of Med
    Medical School | Graduated 1996
  • Medical College Of Georgia Hospital and Clinic
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2006
  • Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2008

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Kimsey has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Kimsey's Reviews

4.6
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Kimsey to family and friends
12 total reviews (5 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (12)

  • 5
    (10)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (1)

Dr. Kimsey's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (5)

I had surgery in 2009. In Albany Georgia at Phobe Putney Hospital. Dr. Kimsey & his staff went beyond the call of duty to make sure my stay was relaxing & comfortable. After talking with Dr. Kimsey we grew up in the same city. My heart was crushed when I found out he no longer practice in Georgia....more
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Dr. Kimsey is the most amazing man! He actually cares for his patients! He takes time to talk to you and really listens. He got my husband through a very difficult and dangerous part of his cancer treatment. He operated and made my husband stronger and in better shape to fight this horrible...more
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Dr Kimsey did a splenectomy, and removed a rather large cyst March 7th 2016. From the first day I walked into his office I was always treated with the up most respect & professionalism. He & his nurse Shawna are very down to earth and really seem to care. Most doctors don't take the time to...more
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Dr Kimsey went above and beyond for my father. Consult to surgery date was less than a week. Made rounds on him twice a day while hospitalized. Waiting time for appts very reasonable. Most importantly, he is a man of God with great faith.
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Incredible man and physician. Very personable and professional. Would recommend him to anyone I care about.
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