Benjamin Tyler Bailey, M.D., joins Greeneville Internal Medicine & Family Practice

Dr. Benjamin Tyler Bailey has joined Summit Medical Group as a family physician with Greeneville Internal Medicine & Family Practice. He currently is accepting new patients.

Dr. Joseph Austin is retiring from Greeneville Internal Medicine & Family Practice on Sept. 15. He has enjoyed serving the community over the past 39 years. Patients of Dr. Austin are welcome to schedule appointments with Dr. Bailey at their convenience. Greeneville Internal Medicine & Family Practice is scheduling appointments now, and Dr. Bailey will begin seeing patients on Sept. 25.

Bailey earned a bachelor’s degree in cellular and molecular biology from King University in Bristol, Tennessee, in 2009 and a medical degree from Quillen College of Medicine at East Tennessee State University in 2013. After completing his residency in family medicine at AnMed Health Medical Center in Anderson, South Carolina, in 2016, Bailey completed a year of training in orthopedics and sports medicine at AnMed Health Primary Care Sports Medicine and Clemson Sports Medicine. His training centered on performing orthopedic procedures and treating non-operative orthopedic injuries.

Bailey is board certified in family medicine with a Certificate of Additional Qualifications (CAQ) in Sports Medicine. He is a member of the American Academy of Family Physicians (AAFP), American Medical Society for Sports Medicine (AMSSM) and American College of Sports Medicine (ACSM). Prior to joining Summit Medical Group, he was the team physician for Anderson University and assisted in the care of athletes at Southern Wesleyan University and Clemson University.

A longtime Greeneville resident, Bailey is the son of Stan and Jeannie Bailey of Afton, Tennessee. He and his wife, Ashley, who also grew up in Greeneville, have two children, Benjamin and Ava. The family enjoys outdoor activities and being involved in their local church.

Greeneville Internal Medicine & Family Practice, located at 1404 Tusculum Blvd., Suite 3100, is open Monday through Friday, 7:45 a.m.-5 p.m. For an appointment, call 423-638-4114.