The local Tellico Village and Knoxville area supports 7 excellent, major hospitals including the University of Tennessee Memorial Hospital, Mercy Health/Baptist Hospital and Fort Sanders Regional Hospital (a member of the Covenant Health Systems chain of affiliated hospitals and medical specialty services) which touts the most advanced robotic heart surgery and advanced cancer treatments.
Tellico Village maintains its own local Fire Department and staffs a 3 minute First Responders Team within Tellico Village. 911 Emergency Services and Local Ambulatory Services are immediately available.
Fort Loudon Medical Center Hosptal (Covenant Health Systems) is located just outside of Tellico Village in Lenior City. The Fort Loudon Medical Center supports a Helipad for extreme emergency medical services, as well as, state of the art imaging (CAT, MRI, XRAY, ULTRASOUND, BONE DENSITY, MAMMOGRAM and NUCLEAR MEDICAL TESTING). Covenant Health Systems also manages the Thompson Cancer Survival Center. Covenant Heath has been named among the top 51 best performing systems and is only one of five health systems in the South to make the list.
There are approximately 1400 + physicians, 275 + dentists, and a VA Clinic and Hospital in the area.