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Primary Care Doctor, Family Practitioner
32 years of experience
Accepting new patients
License & Identifications

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Patient Reviews

Patient comments (3)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Gerald Russell is Good. Dr. Russell has been reviewed by 7 patients who have provided 3 comments. The rating is 4 out of 5 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 4.1
Promptness 4.6
Courteous Staff 3.7
Accurate Diagnosis 4.6
Bedside Manner 4.1
Spends Time with Me 3.7
Follows Up After Visit 3.7

Specialties & Research

Dr. Gerald Russell, MD is board certified in Family Medicine.

  • He has special expertise in 2 areas:
  • Diabetes
  • Diabetes Complications

Education & Awards

Dr. Russell graduated from University of Tennessee, Memphis. He has 8 awards.

Patients' Choice Award (2014 - 2015)
Bridges to Excellence Recognition
Diabetes Care Recognition (2014 - 2016)
Level II
Cardiac Care Recognition (2015 - 2017)
Level II
Bridges to Excellence Medical Home Recognition (2013 - 2016)
Level III
NCQA Diabetes Physician Recognition Program (2014 - 2017)
NCQA Heart/Stroke Recognition Program (2015 - 2018)
NCQA Physician Practice Connections - Patient Centered Medical Home (2013 - 2016)
On-Time Doctor Award (2014 - 2015)


Dr. Russell has 10 hospital affiliations:

  • St Mary's Medical Center, Inc 
  • Roane Medical Center 

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Additional Information
Dr. Gerald Thomas Russell MD is a male Family Practitioner, has 32 years of experience and practices in Family Medicine.
Where does Dr. Gerald T. Russell practice?
Dr. Gerald Russell has 1 office location.
Dr. Gerald Russell practices Family Medicine near Knoxville, TN.
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