Dr. Robert “Bob” Overholt
has been in private practice since 1970 and is a renowned expert on medical and health issues. He is certified by both the American Board of Internal Medicine and the American Board of Allergy and Immunology. Dr. Bob has maintained an active role in medical research and is a fellow with the American College of Allergy, Asthma and Immunology and the American Academy of Allergy, Asthma & Immunology.
Dr. Bob received his medical degree from the University of Tennessee Medical School in Memphis. He then completed a three-year internal medicine residency followed by his allergy fellowship at the University of Michigan. During the course of Dr. Bob’s professional career, he has seen his practice grow to include more than 25 providers serving 20 locations in Tennessee, Kentucky and Georgia.
In addition to “The Dr. Bob Show,” Dr. Bob discusses current medical topics twice each week on Knoxville’s NBC affiliate WBIR’s “Live at 5 at Four” and Sunday morning show, “10 News Weekend.”
Dr. Bob’s involvement in the medical and media sectors has won him the Tennessee Medical Association's Distinguished Service Award, but more importantly, Dr. Bob has earned the highest respect among his peers and patients within the communities he serves.