KNOXVILLE, TN (WLAF) – Tennova Healthcare recently welcomed Sharon E. Glass M.D., physiatrist, to her new medical practice Tennova Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation – East Towne, located at 4711 Centerline Drive in Knoxville. Same-week appointments are available. To schedule an appointment, call 865-647-3280.Glass is dedicated to the evaluation and treatment of a wide range of medical conditions, including stroke, spinal cord and brain injuries, and neurodegenerative diseases. She is experienced in caring for individuals with serious injuries and illnesses, including amputations, multitrauma, myopathy, traumatic brain injury, and neurological conditions. Glass has a special interest in spasticity management, botulinum toxin for chronic migraines and spasticity, and management of neuropathic pain.
Tennova Healthcare recently welcomed Sharon E. Glass M.D., physiatrist, to her new medical practice Tennova Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation – East Towne, located at 4711 Centerline Drive in Knoxville.
She earned her medical degree from The University of Texas Health Science Center in San Antonio, where she also completed a three-year residency program in physical medicine and rehabilitation. Glass is board certified in physical medicine and rehabilitation as well as electrodiagnostic medicine.
Glass has more than 30 years of experience in the field of physical medicine and rehabilitation, also known as physiatry. Prior to joining Tennova, she cared for inpatients and outpatients at Patricia Neal Rehabilitation Center in Knoxville.
“I am committed to helping people with physical impairments or disabilities to achieve optimal independence and enhance their quality of life,” Glass said. “I strive to provide supportive, quality care for those who have experienced a stroke, spinal cord or brain injury, multiple trauma, or those whose movements are diminished as a result of neuromuscular disorders.”
Tennova Healthcare offers inpatient and outpatient rehabilitation care at multiple locations across the region. The health system is dedicated to offering a range of rehabilitative services to address the needs of patients who are recovering from illness, injury or surgery—close to home. (WLAF NEWS PUBLISHED – 11/01/2019-6AM)