G. Blake Chandler, M.D.


About Dr. G. Blake Chandler

G. Blake Chandler, MD, is a board-certified orthopedic surgeon at West Tennessee Bone & Joint Clinic, P.C., serving patients in Paris and Union City, Tennessee. He is board certified by the American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery.

A native of Paris, Tennessee, Dr. Chandler earned his medical degree at the James H. Quillen College of Medicine at East Tennessee State University in Johnson City. He completed his residency in orthopedic surgery at the University of Tennessee-Campbell Clinic.

His clinical specialties include orthopedic surgery, knee, shoulder, and hip surgery, hand surgery/carpal tunnel, arthroscopic surgery (including rotator cuff repair), treatment for work-related injuries, minimal incision joint replacement, and anterior approach hip replacement. Additionally, Dr. Chandler is trained in the Oxford uni-compartmental knee system, a less-invasive alternative to regular knee implants.

Dr. Chandler is a member of the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons, the American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery, the Tennessee Medical Association, the American Medical Association, and the West Tennessee Physicians' Alliance.

In addition to seeing patients at West Tennessee Bone & Joint Clinic, P.C., Dr. Chandler practices at Bone & Joint Specialists, PLLC, in Paris, Tennessee, which he established in 2000. He is also affiliated with Henry County Medical Center and Surgery Center in Paris, Tennessee. 

Clinical Specialty:

  • Orthopedic Surgery
  • Knee, Shoulder and Hip Surgery
  • Hand Surgery/Carpal Tunnel
  • Arthroscopic Surgery (Including Rotator Cuff Repair)
  • Treatment for Work-Related Injuries
  • Minimal Incision Joint Replacement
  • Anterior Approach Hip Replacement


  • Orthopedic surgery at The Campbell Clinic and University of Tennessee at Memphis

Medical Degree:

  • East Tennessee State University, James H. Quillen College of Medicine in Johnson City, Tenn.

Credentials & Qualifications:

  • Board Certified, American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery
  • MAKO Robotic Assisted Total Joint Replacements 
  • MAKO Robotic Assisted Partial Joint Replacements
  • PRP injections/Stem Cell Injections

Professional Associations:

  • American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons
  • American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery
  • Tennessee Medical Association
  • American Medical Association
  • West Tennessee Physicians' Alliance


  • Paris
  • Union City

Dr. Blake Chandler explains the benefits of platelet-rich plasma and stem cell injections. Patricia Hollingsworth, a patient of Dr. Blake Chandler, explains her experience with stem cell therapy.