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

Posted on September 27, 2022

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


Heartbeats in Rhythm

Posted on September 13, 2022

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”

Posted on August 30, 2022

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


A Commitment to Excellence

Posted on August 17, 2022

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 


Mystery Solved

Posted on August 3, 2022

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


Walking Away from Brain Injury

Posted on July 20, 2022

Dustin Schrimpher was suffering from a brain injury. With the help of Covenant Therapy Center-West Knoxville, his quality of life has been restored.  


A Fight Worth Fighting

Posted on July 6, 2022

Lola Ferguson was struggling with her health after having COVID. With the help of the cardiac rehab team at Parkwest, she regained her strength. 


Keep on Truckin’

Posted on June 8, 2022

When John Gabriel was diagnosed with COVID on Christmas Eve, he turned to the medical professionals at Parkwest to deliver his care.