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Summit Express Clinics expand hours to 8 a.m-8 p.m. daily to serve urgent care needs of Knoxville area

October 1, 2019

Summit Express Clinics now are open every day from 8 a.m.-8 p.m. to serve the urgent care and walk-in medical needs of the Knoxville area. Operated by Summit Medical Group, East Tennessee’s largest primary care organization, Summit Express Clinics provide timely health services and treat acute illnesses and injuries for patients age 2 and older at four locations: Farragut, Bearden, Fountain City and Powell.

Walk-ins are welcome at Summit Express Clinics, and appointments are available. Patients do not have to be a Summit Medical Group primary care patient to visit a Summit Express Clinic.

“We are expanding our hours to serve the community when and where they need care, seven days a week,” Summit Medical Group COO Ranee Guard said. “We understand that many people have busy schedules and need non-emergency medical services throughout the day, evening and weekends, and Summit Express Clinics allow patients to walk in at their convenience or make a last-minute appointment any day of the week.”

Summit Express Clinics offer treatment for common ailments including cold, flu and bronchitis; nausea and vomiting; earaches; urinary problems; skin rashes; sprains and fractures; sore throats; allergies and sinusitis; and minor lacerations requiring stitches. Vaccinations, including flu shots and measles boosters, are available, as well as sports, DOT, military and fit-for-duty physicals. The clinics also provide on-site laboratory and X-ray services.

The four locations, all of which are open 8 a.m.-8 p.m. daily, include:
• Summit Express Clinic at Farragut
10820 Kingston Pike, Ste. 11; next to Papa John’s near Costco

• Summit Express Clinic at Bearden
6537 Kingston Pike; on Bearden Hill next to Calhoun’s

• Summit Express Clinic at Fountain City
103 Midlake Drive; behind duck pond, on the lower level

• Summit Express Clinic at Powell
7545 Barnett Way; in the Emory Station shopping center near Five Guys

In addition to the expanded hours of 8 a.m.-8 p.m. daily, Summit Express Clinics have limited location and hours available on all holidays as well. A full schedule and more information are available at

“The urgent care services at Summit Express Clinics complement Summit’s full offering of comprehensive healthcare services, and patients will receive the same excellent care East Tennessee expects and receives from Summit primary care offices,” Guard said.

For more information about Summit Medical Group, its locations and services, visit or call 865-584-4747.

About Summit Medical Group
Summit Medical Group is East Tennessee’s largest primary care organization with more than 300 providers at more than 60 practice locations in 13 counties. Summit also consists of four diagnostic imaging centers, mobile diagnostic services, eight physical therapy centers, four express clinics, central laboratory and sleep services center. Summit provides healthcare services to more than 280,000 patients, averaging over one million encounters annually. For more information, visit