Board Certification

  • Family Medicine



UT Family Practice
Family Medicine
Chattanooga, TN

Medical School

University of Tennessee
Memphis, TN

Undergraduate School

Cumberland University
Lebanon, TN

Professional Associations

Horizon Medical Center Board of Directors

Tennessee State Parks
Medical Director

Academic Appointments

UT Family Practice
Chief Resident

Personal Interests

Dr. Stephens enjoys spending his free time with his wife and four daughters. He still tries to get outdoors to hike and fly fish but is getting too old to backpack.


Dr. Walter Stephens, a Board-Certified Family Physician from Middle Tennessee, has been practicing medicine in Dickson County since 2001. He is a graduate of Cumberland University with a degree in Biology. He received his medical degree from the University of Tennessee and completed his residency in Family Medicine at UT Family Practice in Chattanooga where he served as Chief Resident. Dr. Stephens is an experienced Emergency Room Physician, Hospice Medical Director, and Inpatient Rehab Medical Director. Currently, he is proudly serving the Dickson and Fairview communities as a Board-Certified Family Physician with Covenant Medical Group. Additionally, he is a member of the Horizon Medical Center Board of Directors and the current Medical Director for Tennessee State Parks.