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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.

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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.

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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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Due to recent hurricane evacuations, this North Carolina family found themselves delivering their fourth child and first baby boy in Knoxville! ... See MoreSee Less

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Come out for our Food Truck fundraiser today until 2! 10% of proceeds benefit the HeartWalk! By tower, across from main entrance of hospital! ... See MoreSee Less

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Come out today for our HeartWalk fundraising event featuring local food trucks Captain Muchacho's Food Truck Meatball Madness and More and Fai Thai Food Truck will be set up for lunch until 2 p.m, beside the Tower (across from main hopsital entrance). They're all donating 10% of their proceeds to our HeartWalk team. ... See MoreSee Less

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Parkwest Medical Center News

  • Katy Woods, RN, Honored with The DAISY Award

    A nurse at Parkwest Medical Center was honored this morning with The DAISY Award for Extraordinary Nurses. The award is part of the DAISY Foundation’s program to recognize the super-human efforts nurses perform every day. The DAISY Award was established in 1999 by the family of a patient who had received extraordinary care and compassion from his nurses during his final days. Today The DAISY Award was presented to Katy Woods, RN, in our Critical Care Unit. Chief nursing officer Lynn Cagle presented Katy’s DAISY award this morning. 

  • Reflecting on Reflux

    Attorney finds relief from acid reflux with help from physicians and surgery 

  • Staff Feature Friday

    Name: Carol Finley   Job Title: Administrative Supervisor   How long have you worked at Parkwest? 9 years   Why do you love working at Parkwest? People, serving the Community we serve, having the latest treatments & equipment, but most of all making a difference in a patient’s life.   Where are you from? Lived 

  • Brighter Days Ahead for Peninsula Patient

    Sitting on the floor of the shower, Keiko McCarroll could see water rising around her and corpses floating atop the waves. She thought she was going die. But in reality, McCarroll was safely sheltered inside Peninsula, a place that specializes in restoration of hope for people who suffer the torment of chronic mental illness. It’s 

  • Peninsula Hosts Support Group for those Grieving a Loss from Suicide

    Peninsula, a division of Parkwest Medical Center, is honored to host ComPASS, a new support group. ComPASS stands for “Communicating the Pain as Suicide Survivors.” ComPASS provides a safe place of support, understanding, and education during the journey of loss following the suicide death of a loved one. 

  • Nurses recognized for excellence with The DAISY Award

  • Staff Feature Friday

    In today’s Staff Feature Friday we’re learning a little more about Keely, one of our outstanding nurses in our Emergency Department!  

  • Parkwest Assists when Former Baseball Pro Faces Cardiac Curve Ball

    A former professional baseball pitcher undergoes major heart surgery 

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