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Russell Betcher, MD

Dr. Betcher is an orthopedic surgeon in the Knoxville area. He is affiliated with University of Tennessee Medical Center and 3 more hospitals.
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Dr. Betcher saw more torn meniscus patients than 95% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2019. Learn more.

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Dr. Betcher saw more osteoarthritis patients than 95% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2019. Learn more.

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Dr. Betcher saw more joint dislocations patients than 95% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2019. Learn more.

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Dr. Betcher saw more broken leg patients than 85% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2019. Learn more.

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Dr. Betcher saw more sprained ankle patients than 85% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2019. Learn more.

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Dr. Betcher saw more rotator cuff syndrome patients than 85% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2019. Learn more.

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Dr. Betcher saw more broken ankle patients than 85% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2019. Learn more.

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Dr. Betcher saw rotator cuff tear patients in 2014–2019, but we couldn’t determine whether he was a top doctor for the condition nationwide. Learn more.

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Dr. Betcher saw swelling patients in 2014–2019, but we couldn’t determine whether he was a top doctor for the condition nationwide. Learn more.

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Locations

Dr. Betcher sees patients and can be reached at the following locations.

1422 Old Weisgarber Rd
Knoxville, TN 37909
684 miles away
Ortho Tennessee Imaging
260 Fort Sanders West Blvd
Knoxville, TN 37922
691 miles away
7557 Dannaher Dr
Powell, TN 37849
680 miles away

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Credentials
  • University of Mississippi School of Medicine
    MEDICAL EDUCATION, 1992

Specializations

    1. Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians
    2. Orthopaedic Surgery
    1. Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians
    2. Orthopaedic Surgery
    3. Sports Medicine

Hospital affiliations

Dr. Betcher is able to admit and treat patients at the following hospitals.

  • University of Tennessee Medical Center
    A
    Hospital safety grade (Fall 2019)
  • North Knoxville Medical Center
    B
    Hospital safety grade (Fall 2019)
  • Tennova Women's Imaging Center at Turkey Creek Med Center
    B
    Hospital safety grade (Fall 2019)
  • Mercy Medical Center St Marys-Cancer Services
    Hospital safety grade not available

Insurance accepted

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  • Aetna
  • Anthem
  • Arkansas Blue Cross and Blue Shield
  • Assurant Health
  • Aultcare
  • AvMed
  • Baptist Health Plan
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Arizona
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Alabama
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Florida
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Illinois
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Kansas
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Kansas City
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Louisiana
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Minnesota
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Mississippi
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Montana
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Nebraska
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of New Mexico
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of North Dakota
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Oklahoma
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Rhode Island
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Texas
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Vermont
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Wyoming
  • Blue Cross of Idaho
  • Blue Shield of California
  • BlueCross BlueShield of South Carolina
  • BlueCross BlueShield of Tennessee
  • CareFirst BlueCross BlueShield
  • Cigna
  • CoreSource
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Cross and Blue Shield of North Carolina
  • EmblemHealth
  • First Choice Health
  • Group Health Cooperative of South Central Wisconsin
  • Harvard Pilgrim Health Care
  • Health Alliance
  • Health Alliance Plan of Michigan
  • Health Net
  • HealthPartners
  • HealthSCOPE Benefits
  • HealthSmart
  • Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey
  • Humana
  • Independence Blue Cross AmeriHealth
  • MVP Health Care
  • MagnaCare
  • MedCost
  • Medica
  • Medical Mutual of Ohio
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  • Pomco
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  • Premera Blue Cross
  • Priority Health
  • Providence Health Plan
  • Regence Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Security Health Plan
  • TRICARE
  • The Health Plan
  • Tufts Health Plan
  • UPMC Health Plan
  • United Healthcare
  • Viva Health
  • Wellmark Blue Cross and Blue Shield