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Timothy Fullagar, MD

Dr. Timothy Fullagar

Timothy Fullagar, MD

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(423) 232-8301

Physician Profile


Dr. Timothy Fullagar came to East Tennessee Brain & Spine Center from Colorado, where he served at the Colorado Neurologic Institute, Englewood. He received his doctorate of medicine from the Medical College of Virginia, Richmond, and completed a neurosurgical residency with the University of Tennessee’s Health Science Center’s Semmes Murphey Clinic, Memphis.

Board certified in neurosurgery, Dr. Fullagar has special interest in the general neurosurgical management of cervical and lumbar spine disorders, peripheral nerve conditions, and the treatment of intracranial pathology.

Dr. Fullagar is known for his treatment of brain tumors.

A member of the Society for Neuro-Oncology, Dr. Fullagar has participated in numerous clinical trials involving the surgical treatment of brain tumors and postoperative chemotherapy.

Serving his nation with fifteen years of duty in the United States Naval Reserve, Dr. Fullagar completed his military career achieving the rank of Commander. Dr. Fullagar and his wife enjoy an active life with two sons and make their home in Johnson City.


Physician Groups


  • Bristol Regional Medical Center
    1 Medical Park Boulevard
    Bristol, TN 37620
  • Franklin Woods Community Hospital
    300 MedTech Parkway
    Johnson City, TN 37604
  • Holston Valley Medical Center
    130 West Ravine Road
    Kingsport, TN 37660
  • Indian Path Community Hospital
    2000 Brookside Drive
    Kingsport, TN 37660
  • Johnson City Medical Center
    400 N. State of Franklin Road
    Johnson City, TN 37604

Credentials & Education

Medical School

Medical Education
  • Virgina Commonwealth University
  • Medical College of Virginia Hospitals
  • University of Tennessee College of Medicine
Board Certification
  • American Board of Neurological Surgery - Neurological Surgery