Knox County Tennessee

Contact Us

Administration
865-215-5300


Academic Health Department
865-215-5179

  • Student internships
  • Clinical rotations
  • Volunteering
  • More

Air Quality
865-215-5900

  • Air Monitoring
  • Burn Permits
  • Complaint & Compliance Inspections
  • Industrial Air Contaminant Permits
  • More

Centers of Excellence (COE)
865-215-5080

  • HIV & AIDS Case Management
  • HIV & AIDS Medical Care, Nutritional & Pharmaceutical Counseling
  • Requires referral from patient’s primary care physician for appointment
  • More

CHANT
865-215-5190

  • Serves families and individuals in Knox County who have children in the home who are ages birth to 21 years old or are pregnant.
  • Bridges gaps between families and resources they need.
  • More

Communicable Disease Clinic (CDC)
865-215-5370

  • Sexually Transmitted Disease (STD) Testing
  • Tuberculosis (TB) Screening
  • More

Community Health
865-215-5170

  • Adolescent Pregnancy Prevention
  • Health Equity Promotion
  • Nutrition & Physical Activity Promotion for Worksites, Childcare & Neighborhoods
  • Senior Fall Prevention
  • Tobacco Use Prevention & Control
  • Violence Prevention
  • More

Dental Clinic
865-215-5110

  • The Dental Clinic, located on the second floor of the main health department, provides emergency care and routine dental services to qualified Knox County residents. The dental clinic is open from 8 a.m. until 4:30 p.m. Monday through Friday.
  • More

Diabetes Management Series
865-215-5170

  • Helping participants learn how proper diet, medication, stress management and exercise can keep you healthier.
  • More

Emergency Preparedness
865-215-5093

  • Public Health Preparedness & Response to Infectious Disease Outbreaks, Bioterrorism, Public Health Threats & Other Emergencies
  • More

Environmental Health
865-215-5200

  • Food Handler Training & Education
  • Groundwater Protection
  • Mosquito Control
  • Restaurant Inspections
  • Septic System Permits
  • More

Epidemiology
865-215-5093

  • Knox County Health Status Data
  • Disease Outbreak Investigations
  • More

Immunization Program
865-215-5150

  • Immunization Certificates & Records
  • More

Medical Records
865-215-5024

  • Medical Records Requests
  • More

Pediatric Clinic (A partnership with Cherokee Health System)
865-934-6100

  • Well-child Care
  • Immunizations
  • Care for Acute & Chronic Illness
  • The Pediatric Clinic is located at 2240 Sutherland Ave., Suite 103, Knoxville, TN 37919
  • More

Substance Misuse Response Division
865-215-5355

  • Peer navigation for substance use and mental health disorders
  • Education on substance misuse and related topics
  • Naloxone and fentanyl test strip distribution
  • Community HIV and Hepatitis C testing
  • More

Travel & Immunization Clinic
865-215-5070

  • Immunizations for Travel Outside the U.S.
  • Routine Adult & Childhood Immunizations
  • More

Vital Records
865-215-5100

  • Birth & Death Certificates
  • More

West Clinic
865-215-5950

  • Adult and Child Immunizations
  • Family Planning
  • Sexually Transmitted Disease (STD) Testing
  • Newborn screenings
  • More

WIC Program
865-215-5030

  • Breastfeeding Support
  • Healthy Supplemental Food
  • Nutrition Education
  • More

Women's Health Clinic
865-215-5320

  • Breast & Cervical Cancer Screening
  • Family Planning
  • GYN Wellness Care
  • Sexually Transmitted Disease (STD) Treatment
  • More


Have Questions?
Call: 865-215-5555
Email: health@knoxcounty.org



Need to report a public
health emergency?

Call 865-215-5093


On the first Wednesday of every month, all KCHD offices and clinics are closed in the morning for staff in-service. On these days, the main location (140 Dameron Ave.) will open at 11 a.m. and the West Clinic (1028 Old Cedar Bluff) will open at 11:30 a.m.

Clinics will also open at 10:30 a.m. (Main location) and 11 a.m. (West Clinic) on the following Wednesdays: April 17 and July 17. All other offices will open at 8 a.m.