Dr. Stewart Novinger is a Knoxville native and received his undergraduate and DVM from the University of Tennessee. He graduated from veterinary school in 1997 with Dr. Hinson and Dr. Kris Novinger. His professional interests are cytology (the study of cells), radiology, internal medicine, and soft tissue surgery. Away from the hospital, he enjoys playing guitar, reading, collecting and learning about wristwatches, and helping the other Dr. Novinger cook. He is a huge fan of all UT sports and any team Peyton Manning plays for. The Drs. Novinger shares their lives with three dogs and three cats.