• Osteopathic Family Medicine Residency Hospitals and Facilities

    As a resident, you will receive hands-on training in a wide range of specialties and be directly involved in your patients' care. And you will have the opportunity to work in a rural setting for primary care training, while also gaining invaluable experience from larger hospitals with a Level I trauma center, a Level III neonatal intensive care unit, the da Vinci Surgical System, the Trilogy linear accelerator, one of the top heart hospitals in the nation and the region's only CyberKnife Radiosurgery System.

  • Rural hospitals and medical centers


  • Mountain View Regional Medical Center

    Mountain View Regional Medical Center offers various inpatient and outpatient services and also includes a 24-hour emergency department, which provides examination rooms for cardiac, pediatric and critical care emergency patients. Mountain View Regional also provides access to WellmontOne and MedFlight II air transport services.

    The hospital offers inpatient and outpatient surgery, cardiopulmonary rehabilitation services, an intensive care unit, occupational medicine, physical therapy, comprehensive laboratory services and long-term care.

    Its diagnostic imaging department offers a 64-slice computed tomography - or  CT - scanner, ultrasound, mammography, HeartSHAPE® calcium scoring, magnetic resonance imaging - or MRI - screening, nuclear medicine, digital fluoroscopy and a position emission topography - or pet - scanner.

    Lonesome Pine Hospital

    Lonesome Pine Hospital offers various inpatient and outpatient services, including a 24-hour emergency department with 14 beds, three trauma/cardiac rooms and access to WellmontOne and MedFlight II air transport services. The facility offers inpatient and outpatient surgery, obstetrics and gynecology, physical therapy, pediatrics, wound care, cardiopulmonary and respiratory services, including a four-bed sleep evaluation center.

    The hospital's diagnostic imaging department utilizes state-of-the-art technologies, including a CT scanner, ultrasound, cardiac stress testing, MRI screenings, nuclear medicine, digital mammography and a pet scanner. It was recognized in 2012 by CareChex, a healthcare ratings organization, for being among the top 10 percent of hospitals in the nation for medical excellence in general surgery and orthopedic care.

  • Tertiary facilities


  • Holston Valley Medical Center

    Partnering with and serving the Kingsport community for more than 75 years, Holston Valley Medical Center houses one of Tennessee's six Level I trauma centers, while its Level III neonatal intensive care unit heals the region's sickest babies. Operating suites and a new intensive care unit, as well as expanded emergency and radiology departments, were part of Project Platinum, a $114 million renovation of the facility.

    With the Wellmont Cancer Institute, Holston Valley's Christine LaGuardia Phillips Cancer Center provides a full range of diagnostic and treatment options. The hospital's breast center is Tennessee's first hospital-based breast program to be accredited by the American College of Surgeons' National Accrediting Program for Breast Centers. And CareChex selected Holston Valley as the No. 1 hospital in the nation for carotid artery stenting in 2012, and ranked Holston Valley among the top 100 hospitals in the nation for cardiac care, cardiac surgery and coronary bypass surgery.

    Bristol Regional Medical Center

    Bristol Regional Medical Center has served its communities through physician partnership, technological innovation and growth. It was the first hospital in the region to offer a digital cardiac catheterization lab and primary stroke center and offers procedures with two robotic systems - CyberKnife and da Vinci. Located in the hospital's J.D. and Lorraine Nicewonder Cancer Center, CyberKnife uses state-of-the-art robotic technology to treat life-threatening tumors that would otherwise be inoperable. And the da Vinci system provides enhanced, high-definition three-dimensional imagery for superior clinical capability.

    CareChex recently selected Bristol Regional among the top 100 hospitals in the nation for major neurological surgery and trauma care. Additionally, Bristol Regional was ranked in the top 10 percent in the state for heart attack and heart failure treatment and cancer care.

  • How do I apply?

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    Learn how to apply for Wellmont Health System's Osteopathic Residency Program today.


  • Are you interested in an audition rotation?

    Fourth-year medical students have an opportunity to experience the residency program during a four-week audition rotation. Free housing is available. Contact us for more information.


  • Would you like more information about our program?

    Please contact us, or call (276) 679-7457 to request more information about the osteopathic family medicine residency program available at Wellmont Health System.