Psychiatry in Knoxville, Tennessee Matthew Brewer, Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner

License: PMHNP

Provider Gender: Male

Ages Served: 0-40

Appointments: In-office and Telehealth

Manages Medications: Yes

Psychiatry in Knoxville, Tennessee Matthew Brewer, PMHNP

Matthew Brewer, PMHNP

Matthew Brewer was a military trained nurse with 27 years of diverse experience, ranging from emergency and orthopedics, to community care, and psychiatry before earning his master’s degree in nursing. He is an ANCC board-certified Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner and Certified Clinical Case Manager. With extensive experience with acute and chronic psychiatric conditions, Matthew specializes in treating anxiety, attention deficit, schizophrenia, grief, PTSD, harm reduction, bipolar, and depressive disorders across all age groups. He has a special interest in treating service members, first responders, firefighters, police officers and their families, understanding the unique challenges they face due to their careers. Matthew firmly believes in a holistic approach to treatment, combining specialized therapy, physical activity and medication management for lifelong success.

Beyond his professional pursuits, he is an avid reader and loves live venue music, sports events, and festivals with his friends and family, and has a passion for travel, having explored 23 countries so far. As an Eagle Scout, he has enjoyed a lifetime outdoors hiking and camping, with several high adventure trips with his old troop 74, including months of hiking in the Rockies, canoe trips in Canada, and camping along the shores of the Florida Keys.



  • Adoption/Foster Care
  • Autism Spectrum Disorders
  • Developmental Disabilities
  • First Responders
  • LGBTQ+
  • Men
  • Military/Veterans
  • Women


  • English



Please use our online form to schedule an appointment with Matthew Brewer. You can also call 865-588-3173 to have someone assist you.

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