Summit Medical Group opens primary and urgent care practice in South Knoxville


Summit Medical Group of South Knoxville will open to provide primary and urgent care to the community effective May 1. The new location is accepting new patients and provides both primary care and walk-in urgent care services.

The Chapman Highway location previously served the community under different ownership and now is a member of Summit Medical Group, the largest primary care organization in East Tennessee. It is the only Summit Medical Group office in South Knoxville north of Seymour, and the office will provide family medicine, internal medicine and urgent care.

Physician Assistant Jim Womack, who worked at the location previously, has joined the Summit team and will continue providing care to his patient base. Summit Medical Group physicians who will rotate at Summit Medical Group of South Knoxville to provide additional patient care include Andy Adams, M.D.; Kelly Baker, M.D.; John Cooper, M.D.; Anthony Morton, M.D.; and James Rivers, M.D.
“Expanding Summit Medical Group’s presence in South Knoxville is a natural opportunity to deliver top quality care and value to the community,” Summit Medical Group CEO Ed Curtis said. “We are very pleased that PA Jim Womack is joining the team to provide consistency of care to his patients, and we know that our team will continue and expand his work to provide excellence in primary health care and urgent care services in South Knoxville.”

Summit Medical Group of South Knoxville is located at 7323 Chapman Hwy, Suite 170, in the Tennova South building. Patients with scheduled appointments and walk-in urgent care patients are seen from 8 a.m.-6 p.m. Monday-Thursday and from 8 a.m.-5 p.m. on Friday. The clinic’s phone number is 865-579-0599.

Medical records for all patients seen previously at this location will be available immediately at Summit Medical Group of South Knoxville.

For more information or to schedule an appointment, call 865-579-0599 or visit