IM physician opening in Knoxville

We are currently looking to replace a retiring physician at a large IM office in Knoxville. (2020 or 2021 start date)

Summit Medical Group was formed in 1995 by 35 Knoxville physicians who had been in the practice of internal medicine and family practice for up to 40 years. These physicians had similar ideals, practice standards, and a desire to improve their ability to better serve their patients and to be successful in the practice of medicine.

With the framework of this common vision and the strength of pooled resources, Summit Medical Group has become the largest and most widespread organization in the provision of primary care in the East Tennessee region.


More on the opportunity:

  • 2020 or 2021 Start
  • Competitive salary plus productivity bonus
  • Sign-on bonus, partnership track, student loan assistance, CME allowance and 401(k)
  • Administrative services provided include credentialing, billing, legal, finance, customer service, value based care, HR, IT support, and many more!
  • No hospital coverage and no weekend office hours
  • Take over full practice/patients
  • Typically 8-5 M-F with the option of Friday afternoons off
  • Patient population: 21,000
  • Physicians average about 16 patients/day
  • Services available on-site for patients: retinavue, lab, PT, x-ray, behavioral health and spirometry
  • Moved into new building 11/2016- 23,000 sq. ft. office
  • Collegial work environment with leadership opportunities
  • Secure Employment:: Average Summit Medical Group physician tenure is 15 years
  • Health, dental, vision, disability and malpractice coverage (malpractice premiums paid by SMG)


For more information or to apply: Please contact Amanda Forsythe at or (865) 584-4747