Orthopedic Surgeon at OrthoTennessee
M.D., University of Tennessee Health Science Center, Memphis, 2005
Fellow with the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons
A Maryville native, Dr. Asbury played sports at and graduated from Maryville High School, earned a Bachelor’s degree in Biology with honors from Maryville College, and received his Doctor of Medicine degree with honors from the University of Tennessee Health Science Center in Memphis. He completed an internship and Orthopaedic surgery residency at the UT College of Medicine’s Chattanooga Unit at Erlanger Hospital. He currently serves as William Blount High School’s team Physician.
As much as he enjoys the technical demands of surgery, interactions with patients and positively affecting an individual’s quality of life are Dr. Asbury’s greatest rewards in the practice of medicine. As a general Orthopaedist, he treats all manner of orthopaedic injuries and conditions. His sub-specialty interests included total joint replacement with a special interest in muscle sparing knee replacement and anterior hip replacement. He also has a specialty training in the arthoroscopic treatment of complex sports injuries of the shoulder, knee, and hip.
Dr. Asbury is extensively involved in improving the quality of orthopaedic care locally. He has served as the Medical Director of the the Total Hip and Knee Replacement Center of Excellence since that distinction was awarded to Blount Memorial in 2012 by the Joint Commission. He is also serving as the Vice Chief of the Department of Surgery.
Dr. Asbury loves spending time with his two boys, Landon and Cooper. He also calls himself an avid sports fan, and in his leisure time enjoys UT sports, particularly football and basketball.