“I Wanted a Different Way of Life”

Posted on June 10, 2020

Suzanne Blocker, who lives in Birmingham, Alabama, chose to drive over 250 miles from home to have her joint replacement surgery at Parkwest Medical Center. 


Welcome Rebecca G. Nicholson, FNP-BC

Posted on June 8, 2020

We’re proud to welcome certified family nurse practitioner Rebecca G. Nicholson, FNP-BC to the heart care team at Cardiology Associates of East Tennessee.  


Drs. Rahman and Xenopoulos Named 2020 Top Docs

Posted on June 5, 2020

On behalf of the entire medical team at Cardiology Associates of East Tennessee, we are proud to congratulate Dr. Ayaz Rahman and Dr. Nicholas Xenopoulos for their 2020 recognition as a Top General Cardiologist and a Top Interventional Cardiologist in Cityview Magazine’s Top Doc issue.  Winners are chosen by the local medical community via secret ballot. 


New Procedure Opens Doors — and Arteries

Posted on June 2, 2020

TCAR reverses the direction of blood flow so that blood and stroke-causing plaque flows away from the brain while the physician places the stent.  


Stroke Team Vital in Patient’s Recovery

Posted on May 26, 2020

When David Martin was admitted to Parkwest Medical Center for heart surgery, he never expected to be treated for a stroke. 


Committed to the Cause

Posted on May 19, 2020

Covenant Health nurse Teresa Davis and Physical Therapist Jennifer Galloway team up to get Davis back to work sooner during COVID-19 pandemic. 


Dandridge Woman Walks Again After “Miracle” Operation

Posted on May 14, 2020

Yvonne Sims underwent spine surgery at Parkwest Medical Center under the care of orthopedic surgeon Dr. Madigan. 


Nurses Recognized for Clinical Excellence

Posted on May 5, 2020

A nurse from each department at Parkwest Medical Center and Peninsula were recognized with a clinical excellence award, celebrated during 2020 Nurses Week.