Troy F. Kimsey

Troy Franklin Kimsey, MD, FACS

Education & Certifications
  • BS: University of Georgia, Athens; Medical College of Georgia, Augusta
  • MD: University of Georgia, Athens; Medical College of Georgia, Augusta
  • Residency: General Surgery, Medical College of Georgia, Augusta
  • Fellowship: Surgical Oncology, Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center, New York
  • Board Certified: General Surgery
  • Member: Fellow, American College of Surgeons; Society of Surgical Oncology; Society of American Gastrointestinal and Endoscopic Surgeons
  • Positions Held: Medical Director Thompson Cancer Survival Center; Chief of Surgery Fort Sanders Regional Medical Center
  • Recognition: CityView magazine “Top Docs”2019
  • Joined Premier Surgical: 2014, following 2008-2014 practice with Phoebe Cancer Center – Albany, GA


Surgical Oncology, General Surgery, Thyroid Surgery


Fort Sanders Regional
1819 Clinch Avenue, Suite 200
Knoxville, TN 37916

Patient Feedback
  • “Dr. Kimsey was great!”
  • “Everyone is so kind, courteous and professional, I am so thankful for being referred to Dr. Kimsey.”
  • “Dr. Kimsey was very good with my husband and we really liked him and his great team.”
  • “Dr. Kimsey was awesome! I felt very comfortable and confident putting my well being in his hands.”



Fort Sanders Regional HealthWatch
Dr.Kimsey discusses how Surgical Oncologists helps guide patients through the cancer treatment process at Fort Sanders Regional and Thompson Cancer Survival Center.

In this Fort Sanders Regional HealthWatch segment, Dr. Kimsey explains the inclusion of Fort Sanders and Thompson Cancer Survival Center on the Becker’s Top 100 Great Oncology Programs list.