AboutSpine & Joint Regenerative Medicine

Here at Spine & Joint Regenerative Medicine, we aim to provide quality medical care for patients of all ages. We can help with any spine and joint issues you may be having, no matter how big or small. We strive to provide you with the customized care you need from the moment you walk in the door.

We can help guide you through the treatment process, no matter what stage of healing you are currently going through. We can even run the necessary tests to determine an official diagnosis. We know that no two patients are the same, and you can rest assured knowing that you will receive a personalized treatment plan tailored to your unique needs.

To schedule an appointment or learn more about our services, call us at 423-424-1529 today.


Dr. Lewis

Christopher Lewis is a native of Pennsylvania. Growing up in a small town he enjoyed playing sports and loved academics. He attended Edinboro University for his undergraduate studies.

He moved to Marietta, GA to attend Life University for his graduate studies. He received his Doctorate of Chiropractic in 1999. He continued his education at the Carrick institute for graduate studies completing his fellowship in Chiropractic Neurology. He continues his studies in Chinese medicine through the Wei institute using clinically designed protocols and patient specific treatment for chronic conditons, giving patients a choice when none are offered. His office is in Chattanooga, TN where he has been practicing for 15 years.

During his career he gained valuable experiencing being the Chiropractor for the ICF Canoe Sprint World Championships held in Gainesville, GA in 2003 treating athletes from the United States, Sweden and Denmark. He also provided physician coverage for the Taekwondo Championships of Georgia held in Dalton, GA.

Dr. Lewis enjoys raising his family with his wife Erin, in Ooltewah, TN.

“Helping patient return to a normal life when all hope is gone is the most rewarding experience any doctor can have. This is always my primary goal.”
-Dr. Christopher Lewis

Family Medicine and Sports Medicine Physician

Dr. Syed Naseeruddin, MD, FAAFP

Syed Naseeruddin, MD is a board certified Family Medicine and Sports Medicine physician. After completing undergraduate work at Georgia Tech, he enrolled at the Medical College of Georgia to obtain his medical degree. Dr. Syed served in the US Air Force for 5 years during Operation Desert Shield. He then completed his residency training in Family Medicine through Dartmouth University in Maine. Following his residency, he completed a Sports Medicine Fellowship in Pittsburgh through Drexel University where he was part of the Pittsburgh Pirates medical coverage team.

Dr. Syed moved to Clarksville, Tennessee, after completing his fellowship in 2008. He enjoys sports and photography, and still volunteers to cover NCAA gymnastics meets throughout the country. He specializes in musculoskeletal medicine and enjoys caring for medical issues in athletes and weekend warriors alike. Dr. Syed is a member in good standing in the American Academy of Family Physicians, the American Medical Society for Sports Medicine, the American College of Sports Medicine, the American Institute of Ultrasound Medicine and Kentucky Academy of Family Physicians. In 2012 Dr. Syed was conferred the designation of Fellow of the American Academy of Family Physicians.

Family Nurse Practitioner

Sandy Kuffrey, MSN, FNP

Sandy Kuffrey is a board certified Family Nurse Practitioner. She has worked as a Labor & Delivery nurse for 16 years. As a Family Nurse Practitioner, she has been active in Primary Care, Retail Health and Physical Medicine. After a back injury, several years ago, she relied on chiropractic care and physical rehabilitation to overcome her injury. She is passionate about educating her patients about improving their health and wellness through regenerative medicine, rehab and chiropractic care.

Sandy received her Master’s Degree as a Family Nurse Practitioner from the University of Tennessee Chattanooga in December 2007. Prior to her studies at UTC she earned her Associate of Applied Science in Nursing Degree through Chattanooga State Community College and her Bachelor of Science in Nursing Degree from East Tennessee State University. She is certified through the American Academy of Nurse Practitioners.

Sandy and her husband, Steve, enjoy spending as much time as possible with their four grandchildren (and the kids’ parents)!

Buffy McBryar


Buffy has worked with the group since its establishment as a chiropractic assistant and manager of day-to-day operations for the clinic. She is outgoing and loves serving and caring for others which is why she enjoys her job so much.

She is from Trenton, GA where she currently resides with her husband. She enjoys spending time with her family and friends, working out and hiking and loves all things Disney.