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Richard Gibson M.D.


  • Bone and Joint Institute of Tennessee
  • 3000 Edward Curd Lane
    Franklin, Tennessee 37067


  • (615) 791-2630 (Phone)
  • (615) 791-2639 (Fax)

Professional Bio

Medical School

East Tennessee State University James H. Quillen College of Medicine; Johnson City, TN


Bayfront Health, St. Petersburg, FL


American Sports Medicine Institute, Birmingham, AL

Board Certifications

Sports Medicine & Family Medicine


Richard Gibson, M.D. is a board-certified family medicine and sports medicine physician specializing in the evaluation and non-operative treatment of orthopaedic injuries. Originally from Maryville, Tenn., Dr. Gibson grew up admiring his father’s career as a family medicine physician and team doctor for Maryville College. He was inspired to pursue a career in medicine, earning his undergraduate degrees from University of Tennessee and his Doctor of Medicine from East Tennessee State University. He completed his family medicine residency at Bayfront Health in St. Petersburg, Fla., and his fellowship training at American Sports Medicine Institute, founded by the world-renowned sports medicine specialist Dr. James Andrews, in Birmingham, Ala..

Dr. Gibson specializes in the evaluation and treatment of concussions and related injuries. Throughout his training, he has served as team physician for multiple high school and college athletics departments, including providing coverage for Troy University, Samford University, Birmingham-Southern University and the SEC baseball tournament. He is the current team physician for both Page High School and Fairview High School. Outside of the office, Dr. Gibson and his wife, Sarah, enjoy spending time with their newborn son, Thomas, while exploring all that Franklin and the surrounding area have to offer.


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