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Welcome to Parkwest Medical Center

Effective May 9, 2022: Updated Masking Guidelines

Masks are no longer required at our facility except under certain circumstances. Please note, visitors, patients, and healthcare workers may choose to wear a mask at any time, and patients may request that care team members who provide direct patient care wear masks. Read the updated policy.

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 been nationally recognized for award-winning care throughout our facility. For 2020-21 Parkwest received recognition from U.S. News & World Report as one of the “Top 10” hospitals in Tennessee.

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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Parkwest Medical Center News

  • Parkwest’s Project SEARCH Interns Assist Staff and Learn Valuable Job Skills

    Project SEARCH interns who are students of Knox County Schools learn valuable job skills while working at the medical center.  

  • Heartbeats in Rhythm

    John Kelly was suffering from episodes of racing and irregular heartbeats. He found relief after being treated by Dr. John Meriwether, EP cardiologist. 

  • “There is Nothing I Can’t Do”

    Nicole Jenkins underwent Roux-en-Y gastric bypass surgery at Parkwest to help her control her acid reflux, and reduce her weight.  

  • Crystal Coots, RN, Recognized with DAISY Award

    Crystal Coots, an RN on 2 Dogwood, was honored with a DAISY Award. She was nominated by a patient. 

  • A Commitment to Excellence

    Parkwest Medical Center Recognized for Outstanding Stroke and Heart Care Each year, the American Heart Association and the American Stroke Association recognize hospitals that meet specific measures for excellent care for patients experiencing stroke and heart events. The AHA/ASA’s Get With The Guidelines® and Mission: Lifeline® Quality Achievement Awards are based on nationally recognized, research-based 

  • Dusty Glass presented with BEE Award

    Sterile processing manager at Parkwest Medical Center, Dusty Glass, was recognized with The BEE Award for his exceptional leadership and dedication to his department and employees. 

  • Mystery Solved

    Mercer Granade was misdiagnosed with Parkinson’s Disease before he moved to Knoxville. Dr. Malka uncovered the the condition that was impacting his health. 

  • Welcome Jeremy Brooks, MD

    We’re proud to welcome interventional cardiologist, Jeremy Brooks, MD, to our heart care team! He’ll care for patients at our Knoxville office. Learn more. 

Read more stories on the Parkwest Medical Center blog .