Upper Cumberland District

Cumberland District is composed of Clay, Cannon, Cumberland, Dekalb, Fentress, Jackson, Macon, Overton, Pickett, Putnam, Smith, Van Buren, Warren and White counties.

District Chair:  Larry Burks - email:  lburks@frontiernet.net


Meeting Schedule:


Upper Cumberland District Meeting

March 11th, 2014

Class I CEU course

APTA members - Free

Nonmembers - $10

Location:  Art Circle Public Library on 3 East Street in Crossville

From I-40 East/West    Take Exit #317

Take US-127 South to Crossville

Follow US-127 South into Downtown Crossville

Turn Left onto East Second Street

Turn Left onto East Street

 Time:              6:00  Dinner

                        6:30  District Meeting

                        7:00  Program

Program:  “Implementation of Arthroscopic Subacromial Decompression and Rotator Cuff Repair” by Russell T. Garland, M.D.


Dr. Russell T. Garland with Crossville Orthopedics and Sports Medicine, is chief of Orthopedic surgery at Cumberland Medical Center with over 28 years of experience.  He is a graduate of Clemson University and East Caroline University School of Medicine.  His current appointments include Associate Clinical Professor of Orthopedic Surgery from Ohio University, Associate Clinical Professor of Orthopedic Surgery from University of North Carolina, and Associate Clinical Professor of Orthopedic Surgery from Lincoln Memorial University School of Medicine.  He has affiliations with the Sports Car Club of America, Robert Yates Racing team, the Charlotte Hornets, and Carolina Panthers.  He specializes in arthroscopic surgery of the shoulder, as well as expertise in knee and ankle/foot surgery.  He has been married to his wife Noelle for 35 years, and they have 3 children:  TJ, Jon, and April. 


For further information contact:


Larry H. Burks, P.T.

Upper Cumberland District Chair







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