Residents of Sevier and surrounding counties have access to a multitude of advanced surgical procedures, right here in our hometown. With a growing list of physicians, we offer top-quality inpatient and outpatient operations. 

Our state of the art facility opened on Valentine’s Day in 2010, and has been ranked as a “Top 100 Community Hospital” by Becker’s Hospital Review.  This means our commitment to clinical quality and excellence has been recognized nationally. You can trust the fact that our team is here for you. 

LeConte’s surgical team specializes in:

  • cardiology (heart)
  • gastroenterology (GI)
  • general surgery
  • gynecology (women’s health)
  • ophthalmology (eye)
  • orthopedics
  • otolaryngology (ear, nose, and throat)
  • plastic surgery
  • podiatry (foot specialist)
  • urology

Our modern surgical department features: 

  • Four state-of-the-art surgical suites equipped with: 
    • integrated high-definition cameras and monitors
    • LED (green-energy efficient) lighting
    • built in towers to house necessary laparoscopic equipment
  •  Two endoscopy suites
  • 22 private Ambulatory Staging Rooms (ASU) with flat-screen TVs where patients remain with their family for all pre-op processes and interviews.  

LeConte’s General Surgeons

Located in the Dr. Robert F. Thomas Professional Building, adjacent to the hospital, LeConte Surgical Associates is the general surgery practice at LeConte Medical Center. For more information about each general surgeon click on their names below. 

Jeffrey King, MD

Jeffrey S. King, MD
LeConte Surgical Associates;
Member of The American College of Surgeons

Brian Pugh, DO

Brian Pugh, DO
LeConte Surgical Associates

Dr. Ngo

William Ngo, DO
LeConte Surgical Associates

We know surgery is often a scary experience, but we want you to rest easy in the knowledge that our team has the skills and caring nature you need to recover as quickly as possible. Ask your doctor to schedule any surgical procedures your family may need at LeConte Medical Center.