Welcome David Koelsch, MD, FACS

Please join us in welcoming our new board-certified general surgeon, David Koelsch, MD, FACS, to the surgical team at Oak Ridge Surgeons and Methodist Medical Center of Oak Ridge! Dr. Koelsch brings 20 years of medical experience to our team of certified surgeons and expert surgical care to our community. Learn more about him below.

David Koelsch, MD, FACS
David Koelsch, MD, FACS

David Koelsch, MD, FACS

Board Certified in General Surgery

Clinical Interests:

  • Breast Cancer
  • Colorectal Cancer
  • Melanoma
  • Surgical Oncology

“My wife and I are excited to return home to our families in Oak Ridge! After 20 years caring for families in West Kentucky, I am looking forward to providing experienced surgical and cancer care to my hometown community.”

Education and Training:


General Surgery,
University of Tennessee
College of Medicine
Memphis, TN

Medical School:

University of Tennessee
College of Medicine
Memphis, TN

Office Location:

Oak Ridge Surgeons
120 Administration Road
Oak Ridge, TN 37830
(865) 483-7030

Monday – Friday
8 a.m. – 5 p.m.

About Us:

This physician is a member of Covenant Medical Group and Covenant Health, an award-winning Tennessee healthcare delivery system serving 23 counties and committed to providing excellent care for our 2 million+ patients each year. We fulfill our mission to improve the quality of life in our region through comprehensive services at nearly 150 locations, including 10 hospitals; outpatient clinics; specialized behavioral, oncology and rehabilitation facilities; home care; physician practices, and community programs. With more than 11,000 employees, physicians and volunteers, Covenant Health is the area’s largest employer and has been recognized by Forbes as a Best Employer several times. Learn more at CovenantHealth.com.

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  • Covenant Medical Group
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  • Methodist Medical Center of Oak Ridge
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