James Crownover, M.D.
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Dr. James Crownover is a sports medicine physician who is board certified in Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation and Sports Medicine. He specializes in sports medicine injuries and musculoskeletal problems. He grew up in Northeast Atlanta and attended the University of Georgia for his undergraduate education obtaining a B.S. in biology and psychology. He completed his medical training at the Medical College of Georgia in Augusta. He then went on to the University of Pittsburgh for physical medicine and rehabilitation residency where he was named the neurorehabilitation resident of the year related to his interest and work in traumatic brain injury and concussion. He then completed a fellowship in Primary Care Sports Medicine at the University of Tennessee Medical Center in Knoxville.
Dr. Crownover has served as an assistant team physician for Tennessee Wesleyan College, the Knoxville Ice Bears a semi-professional hockey team, and several Knoxville and Pittsburgh area high school football teams. He has also provided medical coverage at the Marine Corp Marathon, the Pittsburgh Marathon, Gold Gloves Boxing events, and wheelchair athletics. He has written multiple peer-reviewed publications and given presentations at national meetings. He has also authored a textbook chapter in the area of traumatic brain injury and concussion. He is a member of the American Medical Society of Sports Medicine, American College of Sports Medicine, and the American Academy of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation.
In his free time, Dr. Crownover enjoys spending time with his wife and two dogs, lifting weights, fishing, and cooking.
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