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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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Check out this cutie Jolene in her adorable hat donated by the Knoxville chapter of the American Heart Association for their Little Hats, Big Hearts campaign. Each baby born at Parkwest during the month of February received a hat to raise awareness for heart disease. Congratulations to Casey & Jason on the birth of their beautiful daughter! #littlehatsbighearts #HeartMonth ... See MoreSee Less

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Register today to participate in Game On Against Cancer on Friday, March 2. Full of local celebrities, a silent auction, exciting games, and friendly competition, this will be a night you don’t want...

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Parkwest Medical Center News

  • Covenant Health Leads “Shock Initiative” for Community’s Heart Care

    Three Covenant Health hospitals – Fort Sanders Regional Medical Center and Parkwest Medical Center in Knoxville and Methodist Medical Center in Oak Ridge – have joined other community health care providers in a new shock initiative for treating heart attack patients. The shock initiative includes a newly developed algorithm which improves survival.  Covenant Health represents […]

  • Staff Feature Friday

    It’s Staff Feature Friday! This week we are getting to know Tommy from our cardiac floor!   Name: Tommy Kirkland   How long have you worked at Parkwest? 3/2013   Why do you love working at Parkwest?! Great staff we have and we get to help people   Where are you from?  Rockwood, Tennessee   […]

  • Angels on Duty – CPA credits therapists with getting him on course

    CPA credits therapists with getting him on course With one angel looking over his shoulder and another hanging on his every word, Dennis Overton knew he was in good hands with the therapists at Parkwest Therapy Center at Fort Sanders West. “When I first got here and began dealing with the people of Covenant Health, […]

  • Staff Feature Friday

    Name: Jerry Hornback Job Title: HUC 2 How long have you worked at Parkwest? 2 1/2 years Why do you love working at Parkwest? Orthro floor because of the great people and great teamwork and being able to help people Where are you from? Chicago Do you prefer cats or dogs? Dogs What is your dream vacation […]

  • Former bodybuilder sings praises of Cardiac Rehab

    Strength Defined Former bodybuilder sings praises of Cardiac Rehab John Paschal gazes out over the lake behind his home. There is a sense of peace and purpose here. “When I was a boy growing up on the farm in Dandridge we’d go fishing on the lake sometimes,” Paschal says. “I always thought someday I’d like […]

  • Staff Feature Friday

    Name: Susan Commons   Job Title: Clinical Specialist-Speech Language Pathologist   How long have you worked at Parkwest? I have been with Parkwest 39 years.  I started the speech pathology department in 1979 as a contract employee along with my private practice.   Why do you love working at Parkwest?! I have loved working with […]

  • I Am Covenant Health- I Am Parkwest

    Who is Covenant Health? We are the region’s top performing healthcare network. We are ten hospitals, 1500 affiliated physicians, and 10,000 employees dedicated to improving the quality of life for our patients.

  • Staff Feature Friday

    Name:  Angela Murr   How long have you worked at Peninsula? Peninsula 4 years Parkwest 9 years – Covenant Health 13   Why do you love working at Peninsula? The caring staff that are dedicated to our patients best interests.  Leadership and management make it a pleasure. I am blessed to be a part of […]

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