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To help keep you safe from coronavirus (COVID-19), telephone, telemedicine, and patient portal messaging is available. Learn more.

Welcome to Knoxville Neurology Specialists

Office Hours Update – 5/4/2020

We’re now back to normal office hours!
We’re seeing patients Monday – Thursday, 8:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. and Friday, 8:30 a.m. – 12 p.m.
Telemedicine appointments are still available in lieu of in-person visits.

Thank you for visiting Knoxville Neurology Specialists. We provide complete medical care for patients with diseases of the brain, spinal cord, and nervous system. Our office is led by board-certified neurologists Timothy Braden, MD; Joel Torres, MD; and Gregory Wheatley, MD, who have more than 60 years of combined medical experience. Our office is affiliated with Fort Sanders Regional Medical Center and is a proud member of Covenant Health.

This facility complies with applicable Federal civil rights laws and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, age, disability, or sex. Click here to learn more.

Dr. Wheatley Named 2020 Top Doc

Congratulations to Dr. Wheatley for being recognized as a top neurologist. Read more here.

Knoxville Neurology Specialists News

  • Dr. Wheatley Named 2020 Top Doc

    On behalf of the entire medical team at Knoxville Neurology Specialists, we are proud to congratulate Dr. Gregory Wheatley for his 2020 recognition as a Top Neurologist in Cityview Magazine’s Top Doc issue. Winners are chosen by the local medical community via secret ballot. To learn more about this year’s Top Doc winners, read this Cityview Magazine 

  • Telephone, Telehealth, and Patient Portal Messaging Available During COVID-19

    To ensure the health and safety of our patients and staff from the risk of coronavirus (COVID-19), whenever possible, we’re recommending telephone, telehealth ( and direct messaging with your providers via MyCovenantHealth. This service is for established AND new patients. Here are some frequently asked questions and answers about these types of visits: How are 

  • Welcome Kendra Bellamy, FNP-BC

    We’re proud to welcome certified family nurse practitioner Kendra Bellamy, FNP-BC, who joins our board-certified neurologists. Learn more. 

Read more stories on the Knoxville Neurology Specialists blog .