Staff Feature Friday

Posted on November 30, 2018

This is Staff Feature Friday! Today we are getting to know Jackie, a volunteer at Parkwest!   Name: Jackie Henderson   Title: Volunteer – Registration/Admission   How long have you worked at Parkwest? 7 years   Where are you from? New Hampshire   Why do you love your job? I meet amazing people from all 


Staff Feature Friday

Posted on November 21, 2018

It’s Staff Feature Friday! Let’s get to know more about one of our volunteers, Shari! Name:  Shari Lyons   Title:  Surgery Waiting Volunteer   How long have you worked at Parkwest?  8 years   Where are you from?  Knoxville   Why do you love your job?  I see it as a ministry to people in 


Welcome Joye Sexton, NP

Posted on November 1, 2018

Nurse practitioner Joye Sexton, NP joins gastroenterologist Steedman Sarbah, MD to care for patients with gastrointestinal diseases and conditions.  


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. 


Working Arm-in-Arm for Knees

Posted on October 5, 2018

While robotic-assisted surgery has been used in partial knee replacement since its 2009 introduction, it was not until 2016 that improved functionality enabled surgeons to use it for total knee replacements. Parkwest began offering robotic-assisted surgery for total knee replacements in January. 


Staff Feature Friday

Posted on October 5, 2018

It’s Staff Feature Friday! Today we’re getting to know Bob from our Cath Lab! 


Staff Feature Friday

Posted on September 28, 2018

It’s Staff Feature Friday! Today we’re getting to know Karen from Parkwest Cardiac Rehab!   Name: Karen Kirkland   How long have you worked at Parkwest Cardiac Rehab? 13 yrs   Where are you from?  Oliver Springs, TN   What is your favorite book? My daily devotional “Jesus Calling”   What’s the best advice you’ve 


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.