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. 


An Unusual Blessing

Posted on September 26, 2018

Heart disease is not something anyone would wish for, and yet Marty Lane of Knoxville counts it as an unusual blessing. 


Reflecting on Reflux

Posted on September 19, 2018

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


Brighter Days Ahead for Peninsula Patient

Posted on September 12, 2018

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 


Parkwest Assists when Former Baseball Pro Faces Cardiac Curve Ball

Posted on August 29, 2018

A former professional baseball pitcher undergoes major heart surgery 


On the move again

Posted on July 18, 2018

Paul Humphrey is standing tall after robotic-assisted knee replacement.  


Finally Free From Addiction

Posted on April 25, 2018

It all started years ago with a backyard camp out. Dave Anders* remembers it well. He was about 13 years old, and one of his friends had managed to get some wine coolers and beer. As the night progressed, Anders began to experience for the first time what it feels like to be intoxicated. When 


Parkwest surgeons combine skill with technology for knee replacement

Posted on April 11, 2018

The incredibly precise nature of a new robotic-assisted knee replacement procedure is being matched by fellowship-trained surgeons who are precise in every undertaking.