University of Tennessee Medical Center

The University of Tennessee Medical Center is the region's only academic medical center, Magnet® recognized hospital and Level I Trauma Center.
The 581-bed hospital also is home of the region's only dedicated Heart Hospital, only adult and pediatric transplant center, a Joint Commission/American Heart Association recognized Comprehensive Stroke Center, houses the region's only Level III private-room neonatal intensive care unit and serves as a regional perinatal center.
Our six Centers of Excellence provide comprehensive care to patients. They include:

  • Brain and Spine Institute
  • Cancer Institute
  • Emergency and Trauma Center
  • Heart, Lung, and Vascular Institute
  • Orthopaedic Center of Excellence
  • Center for Women and Infants

For more information, please visit our website.

Located at the UTMCK is the University of Tennessee Graduate School of Medicine. The UTGSM has a national reputation in education and is building research programs of national merit. As part of the University of Tennessee Health Science Center College of Medicine, with campuses in Memphis and Chattanooga, we are committed to provide statewide initiatives in medical and dental education as well as selected research endeavors. Our clinical partner, University Health System Incorporated, works with us to create the University of Tennessee Medical Center through which we provide the best medical care in the region. Today the UTGSM is a growing enterprise of faculty and research with 213 residents and approximately 430 faculty (both full-time and volunteer) in 11 residency and 11 fellowship programs in medicine and dentistry. We offer medical student core third year rotations and fourth electives. Our faculty and residents are some of the nation's finest. Educational and research opportunities are available with the main University of Tennessee (UTK) campus, the University of Tennessee School of Veterinary Medicine, and Oak Ridge National Laboratories. To learn more, visit our website.


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The flagship campus of the University of Tennessee System