Why Choose HMG

We're pleased you're investigating provider opportunities within Holston Medical Group. As the largest physician-owned and directed, patient-focused, multi-specialty provider group between Knoxville, Tennessee, and Roanoke, Virginia, Holston Medical Group holds enormous opportunity for those committed to excellence—and the belief that it is a privilege to care for patients.

HMG at a Glance

To fully understand HMG and all of its patient offerings, we invite you to explore the extensive information provided throughout this website, especially our History of Excellence. For those serious about a potential career within Holston Medical Group, we believe you'll find the information within "HMG at a Glance" to be of much interest. Learn more about HMG.

Physician-Owned and Physician-Directed

Of much importance is HMG's commitment of being physician-owned and physician-directed. While the focus is always that of making decisions that are patient-focused, we do so from a perspective that understands the daily clinical and operational challenges facing physicians.

Providers within HMG enjoy an egalitarian, team approach of fellow physicians who seek to advocate on behalf of the interests of fellow physicians. With this physician-directed approach, we seek to continually reinforce the foundational importance of the physician-patient relationship.

Interesting Provider Demographics

Holston Medical Group's team of excellence includes more than 150 of the region's most talented providers. With a diversity of interests and areas of medical specialty, each of our providers share a single defining commonality—they consider it a privilege to be involved in the delivery of healthcare.

  • 26% of HMG physicians are female.
  • HMG providers originate from 12 different countries, ranging from Korea to the Ukraine, and from 30 different states.
  • 60% of HMG's providers are primary care.
  • 43 years is the average age of our physicians.
  • There are 18 "medical marriages" within Holston Medical Group, meaning physicians married to physicians.
  • Our Medical Service Area population is approximately 750,000.

Regional Medical Excellence

Holston Medical Group is situated in the midst of a sophisticated medical community. Our MSA includes 14 hospitals and 1,400 physicians.

About the Region

Located at the foothills of the Appalachian Mountains in Northeast Tennessee and Southwest Virginia, Holston Medical Group is located in one of the most beautiful areas of the United States. With four distinct seasons of weather, outdoor attractions are bountiful, whether the serenity of the region's mountains, lakes and streams, or the lightning fast speed of the Bristol Motor Speedway, there's something for everyone. Learn more.

Weather & Climate

Those within the Tri-Cities enjoy four distinct seasons with moderate temperatures that allow much outdoor enjoyment. Generally, the climate within the Tri-Cities is warm during summer when temperatures tend to be in the 70's and very cold during winter when temperatures tend to be in the 30's. Learn more.

Educational Opportunities

From an abundance of colleges and universities providing regional higher education opportunities to the region's most successful public schools, the Tri-Cities' is home to a culture that values the importance of educational achievement. For those who prefer private schooling or home schooling, they'll find the region offers attractive options for a variety of schooling opportunities. Learn more.

Travel Accessibility

Centrally located in the eastern half of the United States, the Tri-Cities enjoys convenient travel access. With a regional airport offering non-stop service to select major cities and a network of Interstate Highways, the Tri-Cities is a great starting point for travel. View driving distances.

Population Demographics

The Tri-Cities regional population is 589,200, representing 244,710 households. The population mix is 51% female and 49% male.

  • 23% of the population is under 19.
  • 26% of the population is between 20 and 40.
  • 34% of the population is between 40 and 65.
  • 17% of the population is greater than 65.

(Source: Applied Geographic Solutions, 2008)

Contact our Provider Recruiter

If you find that you are interested in a potential career within Holston Medical Group, we encourage you to please contact Christi Keller at 423-279-1648. You may also reach her by email at christi.keller@myhmg.com.