‘Trust Fall’: Parkwest stroke team saves young mother

Posted on September 4, 2019

38-year-old Courtney Cruze experienced a massive stroke that landed her into waiting arms of the Parkwest Medical Center stroke team.


Nearly departed: Patient crashes outside ED while having a heart attack

Posted on August 21, 2019

John DeBusk didn’t realize it, but the active and trim 61-year-old retiree also was a heart attack looking for a place to happen.  


Katerpillar Kids Camp Celebrates 25 Years

Posted on August 14, 2019

Katerpillar Kids Camp is a special grief camp for children grades 1-12 who are grieving loss through death of a loved one. 


The Breastfeeding Bond

Posted on August 6, 2019

Lactation consultants meet regularly with new moms who are breastfeeding with Parkwest’s Lactation Club. The group offers breastfeeding & emotional support. 


New Hip, New Knee

Posted on July 30, 2019

Orthopedic surgeon Conrad B. Ivie performed Dr. Johnson’s total hip replacement at the Joint Replacement Center at Parkwest Medical Center in Feb. 2018. 


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.