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About Us

Welcome to Hookman Cardiology!

About Us

Thank you for learning more about our office. Our heart care team at Hookman Cardiology is led by board-certified cardiologist Lawrence Hookman, MD, FACC. Dr. Hookman has provided quality cardiovascular care in East Tennessee since 1988 and is supported by medical assistant Tonya Jones. We provide comprehensive, quality care to prevent, diagnose, and treat heart disease.

We partner with the heart doctors and hospitals of Covenant Health for patient access to complete cardiac care, so you can always get excellent care close to home.


“To my current patients, thank you very much for the opportunity to provide you cardiac care over the years. It would be my pleasure to continue caring for you at my new office, Hookman Cardiology in Clinton and Tazewell, Tennessee. Please contact us to schedule an appointment by calling (865) 494-3279.”
– Best regards, Dr. Hookman


Our Pledge to Our Patients

Our patients deserve excellent medical care. That’s why we pledge to put our patients first every day and strive for excellence in everything we do so that we’ll be your first and best choice for heart care.

About Covenant Health

Hookman Cardiology is a proud member of Covenant Health, the region’s top performing health care network whose mission is to improve the health of the communities we serve. Our more than 10,000 employees, physicians, and volunteers are unified by one covenant:

To put our patients first every day, to strive for excellence in everything we do, and to make Covenant Health the first and best choice in our region.

This is how we care for more than one million patients and families every year, and one reason why Covenant Health is the only healthcare system in East Tennessee to be named three years in a row by Forbes as One of America’s Best Employers.

Claiborne Medical Center

Dr. Hookman performs procedures at Claiborne Medical Center, a member of Covenant Health. Claiborne Medical Center has served the Tri-State area for more than 50 years.  It brings care close to home for the whole family. Claiborne Medical Center provides inpatient services, emergency services, surgery, diagnostic testing, and imaging.

1850 Old Knoxville Road
Tazewell, TN 37879
(423) 626-4211