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Welcome to TN Brain and Spine

Please Note: Fort Sanders Regional Medical Center is currently undergoing construction. For parking information, click here.


Thank you for visiting TN Brain and Spine, the neurosurgical office of Joel E. Norman, MD. We  have more than 10 years of experience performing minimally invasive and traditional surgeries to treat injuries and diseases of  the brain, spine and nervous system. Our surgeries are performed at Fort Sanders Regional Medical Center, and we have office locations throughout East Tennessee.

This facility complies with applicable Federal civil rights laws and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, age, disability, or sex. Click here to learn more.

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At TN Brain and Spine we provide advanced technology and procedures for minimally invasive neurosurgery to treat disorders of the brain, spine and peripheral nerves. No referral is required.

For a full listing of our services, please visit our services page.

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Congratulations to Michael Maggart, MD and Lucy Gregory for being named to the 2019 class of Health Care Heroes! This is a well-deserved recognition of their medical expertise and dedication to providing excellent patient care. Learn more about their achievements: www.knoxnews.com/story/money/business/2019/07/09/knox-biz-names-2019-health-care-heroes-winners-t.... ... See MoreSee Less

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Happy Environmental Services Week to these hard working folks who work year round to make our facility shine! We simply couldn't do it without them! #CountonFortLoudoun #EVSWeek ... See MoreSee Less

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We love celebrating our incredible employees and all that they do to put patients first every day. Congrats, Eva!Congratulations to Patricia Neal Rehabilitation Center nurse Eva Buckles for winning our Speak Up Award for putting her patients first! ... See MoreSee Less

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Excellence in Neurosurgery

We treat injuries and diseases of the brain, spine and nervous system.

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