Karen Freeman

Doctor of Medicine

Practice Experience:

Dr. Freeman has been with Knoxville Pediatric Associates since 1993.


Dr. Freeman graduated summa cum laude with a degree in Biology from Christian Brothers University in Memphis, TN in 1986. She earned her medical degree from the University of Tennessee College of Medicine in 1990. She completed both her internship and residency at LeBonheur Children’s Hospital in Memphis, TN.

Certifications and Licensures:

Dr. Freeman is certified by the American Board of Pediatrics and was licensed by the Tennessee Board of Medical Examiners in 1993.


Dr. Freeman is an American Academy of Pediatrics Fellow, a member of the American Academy of Pediatrics Section on Adolescent Health, a member of Knoxville Academy of Medicine and the Tennessee Medical Association.


Dr. Freeman is married and has two children. She enjoys spending time with her family, camping and hiking in the Smokies, gardening and church activities. She lives on a small farm with dogs, cats and two llamas.