Local Ownership: Deep Roots in East Tennessee’s Health and Well-Being

At East Tennessee Spine & Sport, we take immense pride in our local ownership and deep roots within the communities we serve. Our journey in providing exceptional physical therapy care began over two decades ago, and our unwavering commitment to East Tennessee is at the heart of everything we do.

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Greg DeFilippo – Our Visionary Founder

Our founder, Greg DeFilippo, a true visionary, embarked on a mission to serve the East Tennessee community back in 1995. This marked the beginning of our enduring commitment to providing high-quality physical therapy care to our neighbors, friends, and fellow community members.

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Graeme Keys – 20+ Years in Farragut

One of our partners, Graeme Keys, has been practicing in Farragut for over two decades. This remarkable tenure not only reflects the passion and dedication he has for his work but also his deep connection to the community. Being an integral part of the Farragut area for so long, he has had the privilege of witnessing the growth and evolution of the community, all while providing invaluable physical therapy services to its residents.

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Donnie Sharp – Born and Raised in Oak Ridge

Another partner, Donnie Sharp, born and raised in Oak Ridge, has spent most of his career working in the very community that shaped him. His local roots run deep, and his commitment to Oak Ridge is unwavering. Serving the place he calls home is a source of pride and fulfillment, and his contributions have positively impacted the lives of countless individuals since his return to Oak Ridge after graduating from PT school in 2010.

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Bill Pendergrass – 15+ Years in North Knoxville

Our fourth partner, Bill Pendergrass, originally from East Tennessee, has been living and working in the North Knoxville community for 15 years. Over this time, he has established deep connections with the community, treating patients and becoming an integral part of the North Knoxville landscape. His passion for improving the well-being of those he serves is palpable.

The Importance of Community

Our long-standing presence and deep local ties are a testament to our dedication to East Tennessee. We take pride in being your trusted partners in health and well-being, and we look forward to many more years of serving and supporting our vibrant and thriving communities.

Thank you for placing your trust in East Tennessee Spine & Sport. Your health is our priority, and we are honored to be a part of your journey to wellness.