Welcome to Hamblen Primary Care! Learn about our office.

Hamblen Primary Care provides complete medical care for pediatric to adult patients. Our office is led by board-certified family medicine physician James Schindler, MD. With more than 20 years of medical experience, Dr. Schindler is skilled in the prevention, diagnosis and treatment of chronic and acute illnesses. He is supported by family nurse practitioner Elizabeth Howard, FNP, who works closely with Dr. Schindler to provide excellent primary care for all of our patients. Thank you for learning more about our office.

Our Pledge to Our Patients

Our patients deserve excellent medical care. That’s why we pledge to put our patients first every day and strive for excellence in everything we do.

About Covenant Health

Morristown Family Medicine is a proud member of Covenant Health, the region’s top performing health care network. Our mission is to improve the health of the communities we serve. That is why our more than 10,000 employees, physicians, and volunteers are unified by one covenant:

To put our patients first every day, to strive for excellence in everything we do, and to make Covenant Health the first and best choice in our region.

This is how we care for more than one million patients and families every year, and one reason why Covenant Health is the only healthcare system in East Tennessee to be named three years in a row by Forbes as One of America’s Best Employers.

Morristown-Hamblen Healthcare System

Dr. Schindler is affiliated with Morristown-Hamblen Healthcare System (MHHS), a member of Covenant Health. Morristown-Hamblen Healthcare System has served Hamblen County for more than a century. The medical center has six centers of excellence and the latest medical technology. MHHS is the only hospital in our area offering round-the-clock emergency surgical services, cancer care, cardiology, and women’s services.

908 West Fourth North Street
Morristown, TN 37814
(423) 492-9000