Dr. Christopher Bowlin, DPM

Dr. Christopher Bowlin, DPM

Podiatric Foot & Ankle Surgery  ·  
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Age 35
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Dr. Christopher Bowlin, DPM is a podiatric foot & ankle surgery specialist in Knoxville, TN. He graduated from Ohio College of Podiatric Medicine and specializes in podiatric foot & ankle surgery, orthopedic foot & ankle surgery, and more.

1400 Dowell Springs Blvd Ste 340

Knoxville, TN 37909

Contact Information

(865) 588-1605

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Gait Abnormality
very high
more than 99% of peers
Difficulty With Walking
very high
more than 99% of peers
Limb Pain
high
more than 90% of peers

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7  Specialties

  • Podiatric Foot & Ankle Surgery
  • Orthopedic Foot & Ankle Surgery
  • Orthotics
  • Pedorthics
  • Podiatric Foot Surgery
  • Prosthetics & Orthotics
  • Reconstructive Orthopedic Surgery

1  Board Certifications

  • Podiatric Orthopedics and Primary Podiatric Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Podiatric Medicine

99  Conditions Treated

  • Achilles Tendinitis
  • Achilles Tendon Rupture
  • Ankle and Foot Instability or Derangement
  • Ankle Disorders
  • Ankle Fracture
  • Ankle Injury
  • Ankle Instability
  • Ankle Laxity
  • Ankle Ligament Rupture
  • Ankle Misalignment
  • Ankle Sprain
  • Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
  • Ankle Sprains and Strains
  • Arthritis of the Elbow
  • Ataxia
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Autosomal Dominant Charcot-Marie-Tooth Disease With Hearing Loss
  • Avulsion Fracture
  • Back Pain
  • Bone Disorders
  • Bunion
  • Bursitis
  • Calcaneus Fracture
  • Charcot Disease
  • Charcot-Marie-Tooth Disease, Type 1
  • Charcot-Marie-Tooth Disease, Type 4E
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Complex Fractures
  • Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
  • Compound Fracture
  • Compression Fracture
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Diabetic (Charcot) Foot
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Extra-Articular Fracture
  • Foot and Ankle Disorders
  • Foot and Ankle Injuries
  • Foot Conditions
  • Foot Deformities
  • Foot Fracture
  • Foot Infections
  • Foot Injuries
  • Foot Pain
  • Foot Sprain
  • Foot Wounds
  • Fracture
  • Fracture of Hand (incl. Fingers)
  • Fractured Lower Leg
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Ganglion Cyst
  • Gout
  • Hammer Toe
  • Hand Conditions
  • Hand Fracture
  • Heel Spur
  • Insufficiency Fracture
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Intra-Articular Fracture
  • Joint Fracture
  • Joint Pain
  • Knee Disorders
  • Knee Sprain
  • Leg Fracture Above Knee (incl. Hip)
  • Leg Fracture Below Knee (incl. Ankle)
  • Leg Ulcer
  • Leg Venous Ulcer
  • Limb Length
  • Limb Pain
  • Low Back Pain
  • Metatarsal Fracture
  • Morton's Neuroma
  • Non-Unions and Malunions of Fractures
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Osteochondritis Dissecans
  • Osteopenia
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Pathologic Fracture
  • Pediatric Ankle Fractures
  • Pediatric Fractures
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Plantar Fasciitis
  • Pyogenic Arthritis
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Sever's Disease
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Simple Fractures
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spondylitis
  • Spondylosis
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Stress Fracture
  • Tibia and Fibula Fractures
  • Tibia Fracture
  • Toe Fractures
  • Ulcer of Foot
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28  Procedures

  • Ankle Arthroscopy
  • Ankle Fracture Repair
  • Ankle Ligament Reconstruction
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Excision of Tarsal or Metatarsal
  • Foot and Ankle Dislocation Treatment, Closed
  • Foot and Ankle DislocationTreatment, Open
  • Foot and Ankle Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Foot and Ankle Fracture Treatment, Open
  • Foot and Ankle Ligament and Tendon Repair
  • Foot and Ankle Reconstruction
  • Forefoot Reconstruction
  • Fracture Care
  • Ingrown Toenail Treatment
  • Joint Drainage
  • Knee and Lower Leg Fracture Treatment, Open
  • Knee Surgery
  • Midfoot Fracture and-or Dislocation Surgery
  • Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
  • Nail Avulsion and Excision
  • Nerve Block, Somatic
  • Peripheral Nerve Block
  • Reconstructive Ankle Surgery
  • Reconstructive Foot Surgery
  • Resection or Ablation of Bone Tumor, Partial or Complete Resection of Bone, Debridement of Bone
  • Steroid Injection
  • Wart Removal
  • Wart Treatment

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
  • Ohio College of Podiatric Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated
  • Cleveland Clinic
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • University of Louisville
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Bowlin has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Bowlin's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Bowlin

3.1

Based on 25 reviews

5 Stars
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1 Star
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Dr. Bowlin is fantastic. Plantar Fasciitis is horrible, Dr Bowlin had me up and walking without pain in days. Totally healed today. Office staff is fantastic as well.
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Phylliss in Knoxville, TN – Jul 30, 2018
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Dr. Bowlin is amazing. He had to do surgery on my foot a couple of yrs ago. And I had to do physical therapy. And every thing turned out just fine. He's very nice and sweet. Also, very professional. He listens and answers every question. I highly recommend going to him. My husband even sees him....Read More
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Brandy Butler in Powell, Tennessee – Feb 12, 2018
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Very Professional and personable. I did have to wait a little while in the waiting room but he's obviously a popular Doctor. Some reviews bashed him for being "arrogant" but I didn't get that impression at all. I would call it confidence and that's what you want in a Physician. I've been to a...Read More
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M.S. in Knoxville, TN – Oct 10, 2016
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Great experience for a doctors office... He was thorough in examination of a foot issue, addressed issue, and was concise about followup care. I would definitely recommend Dr Bowlin as a Podiatrist
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Brian in Knoxville, TN – Sep 30, 2016
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My husband had charcot and had to have surgery twice. He did a horrible job. We went to other drs. and the only way they can fix this mess is to amputate all or part of his foot. We would not recommend him to anyone. We would fill charges if we could. He was more interested in sports than...Read More
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Rodney Wamsley in Jacksboro, Tn – Sep 27, 2016
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