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Welcome to Parkwest Medical Center

Parkwest is West Knoxville’s premier medical facility and a top performing heart hospital. In addition to providing the area’s leading cardiac services, Parkwest has a nationally recognized emergency department and offers award-winning care in orthopedics, neurosurgery and obstetrics.

This facility complies with applicable Federal civil rights laws and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, age, disability, or sex. Click here to learn more.

Services Quick Links

The cutting-edge programs offered at Parkwest Medical Center constantly adapt to meet the needs of our community and to align with technological advances in the medical field.

For a full listing of our services, please visit our services page.

Patient Resources

Patients are the most important people at Parkwest Medical Center. Use the quick links below to conveniently access your information, register for a class or event, or find a physician.

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Parkwest Medical Center News

  • Employees Receive Silver Lamp Scholarships

    Congratulations to Angie Goins and Danielle Parrish for being named 2018 Silver Lamp Scholarship winners. The Silver Lamp Awards are presented by The Trinity Health Foundation of East Tennessee to enhance the skills of dedicated healthcare professionals. The recipients receive scholarship funds in the amount of $2500 toward their continuing education. Goins and Parrish will 

  • Staff Feature Friday

    Every Friday we feature one of our awesome employees. Today we are featuring Belinda, a Program Counselor at Peninsula. Name: Belinda Snider Title: Program Counselor How long have you worked at Peninsula? I’ve worked at Peninsula for about 7 months Where are you from? I am from Connecticut Why do you love your job? I 

  • Nurses recognized for excellence with the DAISY Award

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  • Staff Feature Friday

    This is Staff Feature Friday! Today we are getting to know Jackie, a volunteer at Parkwest!   Name: Jackie Henderson   Title: Volunteer – Registration/Admission   How long have you worked at Parkwest? 7 years   Where are you from? New Hampshire   Why do you love your job? I meet amazing people from all 

  • Staff Feature Friday

    It’s Staff Feature Friday! Let’s get to know more about one of our volunteers, Shari! Name:  Shari Lyons   Title:  Surgery Waiting Volunteer   How long have you worked at Parkwest?  8 years   Where are you from?  Knoxville   Why do you love your job?  I see it as a ministry to people in 

  • The season to be thankful

  • Staff Feature Friday

    This week we’re getting to know a little more about Jackie Dimmer, RN, a nurse in our Float Pool. Name: Jackie Dimmer, RN How long have you worked at Parkwest? It will be 10 years in January. Where are you from? Michigan Why do you love your job? It is very gratifying to be able 

  • Peninsula’s 2018 Holiday Survival Guide

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