Derek Purcell, M.D. has joined Nashville Knee and Shoulder Center at Centennial Medical Center, part of TriStar Health System®. 

Dr. Purcell received his medical degree from the University of Virginia School of Medicine in Charlottesville, VA.  He completed his General Surgery internship at Barnes-Jewish Hospital in St. Louis, MO.  Dr. Purcell completed his Orthopaedic Surgery residency there as well.  At Washington University in St. Louis, he completed an Orthopaedic Surgery Sports Medicine fellowship and served as an assistant physician for the St. Louis Rams, St. Louis Cardinals and St. Louis Blues. Dr. Purcell is certified by the American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery.

Dr. Purcell is currently accepting new patients.  His office is located at 345 23rd Avenue North, Suite 301.  For appointments, please call (615) 329-2520, or for more information, call Tristar MedLine at 615-342-1919 or 800-242-5662.

Recently named a Thomson’s 100 Top Hospital, Centennial Medical Center, part of TriStar Health System®, is a 665-bed tertiary facility that has been accredited by the Joint Commission on Accreditation of Healthcare Organizations.  Centennial Medical Center has been recognized as one of the country’s 100 Top Hospitals in cardiovascular medicine, stroke service, orthopedics, and breast cancer management.