Dr. Peter James Nowotarski MD Orthopedic Surgeon

Dr. Peter Nowotarski is an orthopedic surgeon in Chattanooga, Tennessee. He is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including Erlanger Medical Center and The University of Tennessee Medical Center. He received his medical degree from Jefferson Medical College and has been in practice for 20 years. He is one of 21 doctors at Erlanger Medical Center and one of 86 at The University of Tennessee Medical Center who specialize in Orthopedic Surgery.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Orthopedic Surgeon: General Orthopedic Surgery

Hospital Affiliation

Erlanger Medical Center

The University of Tennessee Medical Center
High performing in Orthopedics

Education & Medical Training

University of Maryland
Residency, General Surgery, 1988 - 1989

University of Maryland
Residency, Orthopedic Surgery, 1989 - 1993

University of Maryland
Fellowship, Orthopedic Trauma, 1997 - 1998

Jefferson Medical College
Class of 1988

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery
Certified in Orthopaedic Surgery

TN State Medical License
Active through 2014

Publications & Presentations

Intramedullary nail fixation of fibular fractures associated with tibial shaft and pilon fractures.
Stewart, C. M.,Kiner, D.,Nowotarski, P.

Biomechanical analysis of a novel femoral neck locking plate for treatment of vertical shear Pauwel's type C femoral neck fractures.
Nowotarski, P.J., Ervin, B., Weatherby, B., Pettit, J., Goulet, R., Norris, B.

Conversion of external fixation to intramedullary nailing for fractures of the shaft of the femur in multiply injured patients.
Nowotarski, P. J., Turen, C. H., Brumback, R. J., Scarboro, J. M.

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Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS Tennessee Network 5
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • Great West PPO
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Humana/ChoiceCare+ Network PPO
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO
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