William D. Hodgson, M.D., a specialty-trained physical medicine and rehabilitation specialist, joined the team of experts at Appalachian Orthopedics on Aug. 1. Dr. Hodgson is available to see patients at the practice’s Bristol – Hospital office, located at 1 Medical Park Blvd., Suite 300 E, as well as at their Johnson City office, located at 3 Professional Park Drive, Suite 21. Patients in need of specialized physical medicine and rehabilitation care are encouraged to schedule an appointment by calling (423) 844-6450 for their Bristol – Hospital office or (423) 434-6300 for their Johnson City office.
As a specialty-trained physical medicine and rehabilitation doctor, Dr. Hodgson specializes in a wide variety of conservative orthopedic treatments, including ultrasound-guided and platelet-rich plasma injections. Additionally, he provides electrodiagnostic medicine, general rehabilitation, musculoskeletal medicine, neuromuscular medicine, occupational medicine, and running medicine.
“We are thrilled to have Dr. Hodgson join our team at Appalachian Orthopedics,” says T. Lisle Whitman, M.D., orthopedic surgeon and practice president at Appalachian Orthopedics. “He is dedicated to providing compassionate, individualized care for his patients and will be an excellent addition to our practice and community.”
After receiving his medical degree from East Tennessee State University Quillen College of Medicine in Johnson City, Dr. Hodgson completed an internship at the University of Virginia Health System in Charlottesville, Virginia. Following his internship, he underwent residency training in physical medicine and rehabilitation at the University of Virginia School of Medicine, also in Charlottesville.
“I’m excited to join the team of experts at Appalachian Orthopedics as well as the Bristol and Johnson City communities,” says Dr. Hodgson. “My focus is on restoring functional abilities and maximizing the quality of life, and I’m committed to providing patients with the specialized care they can trust to get back to their healthy, active lifestyles.”
To schedule an appointment with Dr. Hodgson, please call (423) 844-6450 for their Bristol – Hospital office or (423) 434-6300 for their Johnson City office.