A Long Life and a Strong Life

Posted on June 4, 2019

Cardiac Rehab patient Al Hudson celebrated his 100th birthday in the company his workout buddies at Parkwest Cardiac Rehab on May 8. 


Heart’s Desire

Posted on May 15, 2019

Peggy Price was the 750th TAVR patient at Parkwest Medical Center. TAVR has given her the ability to breathe and move more easily. 


Back on His Feet

Posted on March 27, 2019

Don Proaps relaxes for a moment in his home, recalling how his steps came to a halt. It started with unexplained pain in his feet that spread to his ankles and then up through his legs. 


Minimally Invasive Hip Surgery Gets ‘Softball Mom’ Back to the Game

Posted on March 14, 2019

Tiffany Vargas, 38, was surprised to find herself as coach for the “Tigers,” her daughter Abby’s west Knoxville softball team. 


Giving Thanks for Neck Surgery

Posted on February 6, 2019

Knoxville woman takes holiday for cervical fusion Angela Schubert had avoided surgery long enough. The pain in her neck and the tingling and spasms in her arms had made her miserable for almost a year. When it was almost Thanksgiving 2018 and her daughter would be home to help, she decided to go for it 


A Promise For Tomorrow

Posted on January 30, 2019

A Promise for Tomorrow: A Knoxville woman regains her life, and her love of art, after working with mental healthcare professionals at Peninsula.  


Hope and Healing

Posted on October 24, 2018

When Diane Neely was diagnosed with triple negative breast cancer, she turned to the team of surgical experts at Parkwest to continue her care. 


Advice from the heart

Posted on October 17, 2018

When 77-year-old Harold Byrd ex­perienced shortness of breath, it was originally attributed to a virus.