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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 throughout our facility.

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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This week is National Infection Prevention Week and we would like to recognize this special group of ladies! We are so grateful for each of you and thank you for keeping our staff and patients safe each day! ... See MoreSee Less

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Congratulations to Kelly from our Breast Center for receiving a Speak Up! award. Kelly was nominated by Dr. Squires for speaking up on behalf of a patient, and potentially saving a life! Thank you, Kelly, for everything you do to put our patients first each and every day! ... See MoreSee Less

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It's healthcare quality week! We appreciate our Quality department for everything they do behind the scenes to help things run smoothly for our patients, staff and physicians. ... See MoreSee Less

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Our Services

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Parkwest Medical Center News

  • Artist Sarah Pollock Uses Color to ‘Turn Up the Volume’

    Sarah Pollock was selected as this year’s featured artist for Artsclamation! Peninsula’s fine art sale will take place virtually this year.  

  • Artsclamation! Virtual Fine Arts Sale

    Artsclamation! is an annual fine art sale that supports behavioral health care services at Peninsula, a division of Parkwest Medical Center. 

  • The Road to Renewal: Crossing the state line for knee replacement at Parkwest

    Parkwest orthopedic surgeon Herman Botero, DO, has trained with world-renowned surgeons who pioneered minimally invasive knee replacement. 

  • Mubi Ahmad presented with BEE Award

    Facility support services employee Mubi Ahmad was presented with a BEE award today. He was nominated by the nursing staff on 5 Riverstone. 

  • Fusion Surgery Helps Athens Woman Reclaim Active Lifestyle

    During the procedure Dr. Madigan removed the disc that was out of place and used screws to fuse the two adjacent discs together. 

  • Sepsis – The Silent Killer

    Sepsis awareness month is recognized each September to remind us to take precautions to help prevent this life-threatening condition. 

  • A Community of Caring

    The medical staff at Parkwest consists of 575 physicians and 309 advanced practice practitioners, covering a broad range of specialties.  

  • Suicide Awareness

    Peninsula facilitates the ComPASS support group for those who have lost loved ones to suicide. September is Suicide Awareness month. 

Read more stories on the Parkwest Medical Center blog .