Mid-Tennessee Bone and Joint Clinic is proud to welcome Dr. Zachary Pharr to the practice. Dr. Pharr received his degree in Biology from Lipscomb University in 2010, as a part of the university golf team. He received his medical degree from The University of Tennessee Health Science Center College of Medicine in Memphis TN in 2015. There he served as an elected member of the class leadership committee, graduated in the top of his class with Alpha Omega Alpha honors, and was selected by his peers to the Gold Humanism Honor Society for his compassionate care.
He completed his orthopedic residency in 2020 at the historic Campbell Clinic where he served as a peer selected Chief Resident during his final year. He completed his fellowship at the world-renowned American Sports Medicine Institute in Birmingham, AL with Andrews Sports Medicine and Orthopaedic Center, assisting with the team orthopaedic coverage for the University of Alabama 2020-2021 National Champion football team. Throughout his training in residency and fellowship, he has treated athletes at all levels from youth to professional sports, including the University of Memphis and University of Alabama athletics, Memphis Redbirds and Birmingham Barons baseball, and the Memphis Grizzlies.
He has authored multiple publications, book chapters, and surgical technique videos, including multiple presentations throughout the country. He is passionate about Sports Medicine and is eager to be a team provider for our local athletes. Dr. Pharr’s primary focus will be Sports Medicine, including minimally invasive arthroscopic surgery of the shoulder, elbow, hip, and knee, as well as Tommy John surgery, in addition to general orthopedics.
In his spare time, Dr. Pharr enjoys spending time with his family, being involved locally, exercising, and playing golf.