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M. Chris Testerman

Orthopedist

Dr. M. Chris Testerman is a top Orthopedist in Knoxville, . With a passion for the field and an unwavering commitment to their specialty, Dr. M. Chris Testerman is an expert in changing the lives of their patients for the better. Through their designated cause and expertise in the field, Dr. M. Chris Testerman is a prime example of a true leader in healthcare. As a leader and expert in their field, Dr. M. Chris Testerman is passionate about enhancing patient quality of life. They embody the values of communication, safety, and trust when dealing directly with patients. In Knoxville, Tennessee, Dr. M. Chris Testerman is a true asset to their field and dedicated to the profession of medicine.
M. Chris Testerman
  • Knoxville, TN
  • Virginia Commonwealth University School of Medicine
  • Accepting new patients

Is there a cure for bursitis?

Bursitis is an inflammation at a tendon bone attachment site. It can be related to overuse, poor mechanics in walking, weakness if the muscle. It can be improved with physical READ MORE
Bursitis is an inflammation at a tendon bone attachment site. It can be related to overuse, poor mechanics in walking, weakness if the muscle. It can be improved with physical therapy, anti inflammatory medicines and /or steroid injections depending on the area

My 80 year old mother recently fell and fractured her ankle. How long should it take for her to recover?

It takes a bone about 6-8 weeks to heal. Surgery is needed if the bone is displaced. Nutrition, elevation to control swelling, and adding a Vitamin D supplement can improve healing. READ MORE
It takes a bone about 6-8 weeks to heal. Surgery is needed if the bone is displaced. Nutrition, elevation to control swelling, and adding a Vitamin D supplement can improve healing.