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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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We're proud to welcome board-certified cardiovascular surgeon H. Andrew Poret, MD to East Tennessee Cardiovascular Surgery Group and Parkwest Medical Center. Click here to learn more:

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Don't forget -- Job Fair Week starts soon! Come by and see us Tuesday at Parkwest, or Friday at Peninsula! Complete details and R.S.V.P. info available here: ... See MoreSee Less

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Spring into a new career during Job Fair Week! Parkwest hosting on March 20, and Peninsula on March 23! ... See MoreSee Less

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Our Services

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Parkwest Medical Center News

  • Staff Feature Friday

    It’s Staff Feature Friday! Today we’re getting to know more about Gail! Name: Kathryn Gail Thiessen   How long have you worked at Parkwest?     1 year 8 months     Why do you love working at Parkwest?!    I enjoy the diversity of people I meet daily. Having the opportunity to “be present” in a variety of capacities for […]

  • Welcome H. Andrew Poret, MD

    East Tennessee Cardiovascular Surgery Group is proud to welcome H. Andrew Poret, MD to our heart care team. Learn about our new board-certified cardiovascular surgeon.

  • Spring into a New Career During Job Fair Week

    Ready to make a great move in your healthcare career? Attend one of our job fairs and learn about the available positions with Covenant Health, our region’s largest employer.

  • March is  National Social Workers Month

    March is National Social Workers Month. Celebrating Parkwest’s leaders, advocates and champions.

  • Welcome Amanda Underwood, NP-C

    Cardiology Associates of East Tennessee is proud to welcome certified nurse practitioner Amanda Underwood, NP-C to our heart care team. Amanda joins board-certified interventional cardiologist Ayaz Rahman, MD of CAET in the structural heart program at Parkwest Medical Center.

  • Staff Feature Friday

    In this week’s Staff Featuring Friday we’re highlighting our clinical social workers who work throughout Parkwest Medical Center.

  • National Nutrition Month – Common food myths debunked

  • Colorectal Cancer

    During colorectal cancer awareness month in March we sat down with our expert, board-certified gastroenterologist Steedman Sarbah, MD of Knoxville Digestive Disease Consultants, to get more information about this disease. What is colorectal cancer?  Colorectal cancer, also called colon cancer, is cancer in the colon or rectum.  How is colorectal cancer diagnosed?  Colorectal cancer is most often […]

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