A Community of Caring

Posted on September 16, 2020

The medical staff at Parkwest consists of 575 physicians and 309 advanced practice practitioners, covering a broad range of specialties.  


Learning and Serving

Posted on September 2, 2020

Volunteering at Parkwest Medical Center during the summer helps two sets of Knoxville brothers prepare for healthcare careers.  


You’re in Good Hands at Parkwest

Posted on August 26, 2020

Parkwest Medical Center has been recognized by the American Heart Association and the American Stroke Association for excellence. 


Above and Beyond

Posted on August 19, 2020

Recently three nurses have been recognized for excellent care with The DAISY Award. They were all nominated by patients for whom they provided care. 


“He Saved My Life”

Posted on August 12, 2020

Knoxville woman says orthopedic surgeon saved her life after discovering cancerous tumor after suffering a hip fracture. 


Shouldering a Burden of Pain

Posted on August 5, 2020

3D design customizes joint replacement for Parkwest patient For some people, retirement means rest and relaxation or getting away from it all. For Blair Minton, 68, you might say retirement has gone to the dogs. “My wife and I breed, sell and train toy and miniature Australian shepherds,” Minton says. “Currently we have 20 adults 


Parkwest Employees are “Busy as Bees”

Posted on July 29, 2020

Parkwest Medical Center celebrates non-nursing employees who exhibit excellence everyday with the BEE Award. Employees can be nominated by co-workers, patients, and guests for this award. The applications are blinded and voted on by a dedicated committee. 


From Comfort Food to Comfortable in Her Skin

Posted on July 21, 2020

In less than a year Lori Naczynski has dropped over 80 pounds, and 10 pant sizes after a successful bariatric surgery at Parkwest Medical Center.