Dr. Rickey Hutcheson, DO

Orthopedic Surgeon

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Dr. Rickey Hutcheson, DO is a Orthopedic Surgery Specialist in Cleveland, TN and has over 30 years of experience in the medical field. Dr. Hutcheson has more experience with Shoulder & Upper Arm Surgery, Spine Disorders & Surgical Procedures, and Knee & Lower Limb Surgery than other specialists in his area. He graduated from West Virginia School of Osteopathic Medicine medical school in 1991. He is affiliated with medical facilities Starr Regional Medical Center Athens and Tennova Healthcare-cleveland.

A native of Georgia, Dr. Hutcheson attended West Virginia School of Osteopathic Medicine, graduating with honors and was president of Sigma Sigma Phi Honor Society. He went on to complete his residency in Orthopedic Surgery at the Pinnacle Health Systems in Harrisburg, PA in 1991 and was chief resident from 1995-1996. He started a private practice in August of 1996, providing services to Cleveland, Athens, Etowah, and surrounding areas for over 17 years. He is an active member of the AOAO and Board Certified in Orthopedic care.

Dr. Hutcheson professional focus is in general orthopedic care with emphasis on joint replacement and operative/non operative spine. An Orthopedic physician can treat many different musculoskeletal conditions. If you have pain, stiffness, or an injury decreasing your quality of life and mobility, don’t hesitate to seek orthopedic care. Often, non operative treatment including medications, physical therapy, injections, or braces can improve mobility. In other cases, surgery might be recommended. We offer pain management for established patients, including epidurals, facet injections, and neural stimulators.

Dr. Hutcheson is married with two children and enjoy the outdoors, bird hunting, fishing, and spending time with my family. I am a licensed pilot and enjoy flying for travel and recreation.