Orthopedic Care

Orthopedic Care

Is bone or joint pain dragging you down? Don’t let it stop you from living your life. The award-winning orthopedics program at Cookeville Regional offers state-of-the-art physicians and procedures — now including minimally invasive hip surgery for qualified candidates — to help you get back to what you enjoy doing most. 

Cookeville Regional Medical Center is now Joint Commission Certified in Hip Fracture Repair - Learn more!

Physicians referral line: 1-877-377-2762

Our Orthopedic Surgeons

Medical and surgical treatment of skeletal systems, muscles and other supporting structures such as joints or ligaments.

Philip Elizondo, M.D.

Philip Elizondo, M.D.

Tier 1 Orthopedic & Neurosurgical Institute

105 S. Willow Cookeville, TN 38501

931-526-9518

M.D., Baylor College of Medicine, 1975; Orthopedic Surgery Residency, Wilford Hall USAF Medical Center, San Antonio, Texas and John Peter Smith Hospital, Fort Worth, Texas; Board Certified in Orthopedic Surgery; Diplomat, American Board of Orthopedic Surgery; Member, American Medical Association.


Carl Hollman

Carl M. Hollman, M.D.

Tier 1 Orthopedic & Neurosurgical Institute

105 S. Willow Cookeville, TN 38501

931-526-9518

M.D., Vanderbilt University Medical School, 1981; Flexible Internship, Orthopedic residency, University of Tennessee College of Medicine, Chattanooga Unit(Erlanger Medical Center); Board Certified in Orthopedic Surgery, 1989, Recertification 1997; Member, American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons; previous CRMC Chief of Surgery.


James McKinney

James D. McKinney, M.D.

Tier 1 Orthopedic & Neurosurgical Institute

105 S. Willow Cookeville, TN 38501

931-526-9518

M.D., University of Alabama, Birmingham; Orthopedic residency, Wilford Hall USAF Medical Center, San Antonio, Texas; Board Certified in Orthopedics; Member, American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons, Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Medical Society, Licensed Medical Impairment Rating Registry.


Gregory Roberts

Gregory Joseph Roberts, M.D.

Tier 1 Orthopedic & Neurosurgical Institute

105 S. Willow Cookeville, TN 38501

931-526-9518 or 1-888-MR BONES

M.D., University of Tennessee at Memphis, Memphis, Tennessee, 1999; Orthopedic Surgery Residence, University of Tennessee at Memphis, Campbell Clinic, Memphis, Tennessee;; Board Certified in Orthopedic Surgery; Diplomat, American Board of Orthopedic Surgery; Member, American Medical Association.


John Turnbull

John M. Turnbull, M.D.

Tier 1 Orthopedic & Neurosurgical Institute

105 S. Willow Cookeville, TN 38501

931-526-9518 or 1-888-MR BONES

M.D., Vanderbilt University, 1995; Internship in general surgery, Wake Forest University Baptist Medical Center, Winston Salem, North Carolina, 1999; Board Certified in Orthopedic Surgery; Member, American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons; American Medical Association.