Our Physicians

G. Brian Holloway, M.D.

Shoulder Surgery Specialist


Dr. G. Brian Holloway began his practice at Knoxville Orthopaedic Clinic in 1998. As a shoulder specialist, he is particularly experienced with rotator cuff tears, the arthritic shoulder, instability of the shoulder, and sports injuries of the shoulder.

Dr. Holloway is a frequent presenter at various orthopaedic conferences on the shoulder. He is an instructor for the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons on open and arthroscopic shoulder surgery. Dr. Holloway has also had numerous articles and studies published in various medical journals.

Dr. Holloway was elected as a member of the prestigious American Shoulder and Elbow Surgeons in 2014. He is one of only a few surgeons in the East Tennessee area to receive this honor. The American Shoulder and Elbow Surgeons (ASES) is an invitation-only society made up of leading national and international orthopaedic surgeons who specialize in surgery of the shoulder and elbow. The association is an educational body responsible for development of scientific programs, organization of current knowledge, standardization of nomenclature, and publication of scientific materials.

Dr. Holloway’s wife Kathy is a physician with Knoxville Pediatric Associates. They have two children. In his spare time, Dr. Holloway enjoys boating and golf.



Contact Information

Office Info KOC: 865-558-4400
Appointments: 865-558-4444
Office Location

Old Weisgarber Road
Fort Sanders West
North Knoxville Medical Center Physicians Plaza

Administrative Assistant


865-450-1223 or internal ext 4223

865-410-7887 or internal ext 7887


Dr. Holloway's Educational Links



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 Pictured from left to right: Mary Cate, BSN, RN, Cassy Piper, PA, and Brian Holloway, MD

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  • B.S., Ursinus College, Collegeville, Pennsylvania, 1988
  • M.D., Temple University School of Medicine, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, 1992


  • Surgery, Akron City Hospital, Akron, Ohio, 1993


  • Orthopaedic Surgery, Akron City Hospital / St. Thomas Hospital / Children's Hospital, Akron, Ohio, 1997


  • Shoulder/Elbow Fellowship, University of Pennsylvania Health System / Penn Musculoskeletal Institute, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, 1998

Began Practice At KOC

  • 1998

Board Certification

  • American Board of Orthopaedic Surgeons, 2000

Professional Distinctions

  • Global Shoulder Society – Member
  • Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Medical Society
  • Instructor for American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons courses on Open and Arthrosopic Shoulder Surgery

Professional Interests

  • Arthritic conditions of the shoulder and elbow
  • Rotator cuff tears
  • Instability of the shoulder
  • Sports injuries of the shoulder and elbow

Orthopaedic Specialty

  • Shoulder & Elbow Surgery