Dr. Rose is a native of the Claiborne County
area and began his education at Lincoln Memorial University
in Harrogate, TN and received his B.S. in the summer of 1965.
He then finished his Master of Science in the Fall of 1967.
He went to Medical School and finished at the University of
Tennessee Memphis in the summer of 1971. His internship was
completed at the University of TN in Knoxville in June 1972.
Dr. Rose then finished his surgical residency at the University
of TN Knoxville in the summer of 1976. He carries two state
licenses, one in the state of TN and the other in KY. He became
a board certified surgeon in the spring of 1978. Dr. Rose is
currently practicing medicine in Tazewell TN at the Claiborne
County Hospital and also in Middlesboro KY at Appalachian Regional
Hospital. He has practiced medicine and surgery at these two
locations for over 30 years. Along with his surgical practices,
he also oversees and directs other medical clinics in the East
Tennessee area. Dr. Rose’s society memberships include
the American College of Surgeons, TN Chapter of The American
College of Surgeons, The Society of Laparoendoscope Surgeons
and The South Eastern Surgical Society.