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Posts tagged with “Parkwest Medical Center”

Parkwest Therapy Center helps local man achieve his dream

Posted on March 23, 2017 in Patient Stories

While training for his second half marathon in 2010, Snow began to feel pain in his hips.


Hips to Hoops-Dad’s still in the game after MS leads to hip surgery

Posted on March 23, 2017 in Patient Stories

Kendrick Tate picks up a basketball, slowly dribbles his way to the far side of the court just beyond the three-point circle. In one smooth, arching flick of the wrist, the ball strips the net. Whoosh! They have the court all to themselves this afternoon as Tate, a 41-year-old single father of three, teaches his […]


Furnace Worker Fires Back with Spine Surgery

Posted on March 23, 2017 in Patient Stories

Like any working guy who has just been told he needs spinal surgery, Tommy Rogers’ first thoughts were about his job. “My big concern was the length of recovery,” said Rogers, a 47-year-old furnace tender at the Alcoa aluminum plant now known as Arconic. “I was thinking house payments and bills. I thought I was […]


Retired Nurses Chooses Parkwest for Knee Replacement to help her ‘Get things done.’

Posted on March 23, 2017 in Patient Stories

Having worked as a licensed practical nurse in five states, Mary Stroud knows plenty about hospitals and surgeons. So when the time came for total knee replacement, she felt completely at ease choosing Parkwest Medical Center, a hospital where she’d worked for 12 years.      The orthopedic/neurosurgery unit at Parkwest is a leader in safe […]


Home is Where the Heart is- Parkwest’s 400th TAVR

Posted on March 15, 2017 in Patient Stories

Gilbert is Parkwest’s 400th TAVR


Cardiac Rehab Gets Fitness Instructor Spinning Again

Posted on February 15, 2017 in Patient Stories

Michael Berry of Knoxville is living proof that you can be in great shape and still have heart disease.


Pain Relief- Making a run for it

Posted on February 8, 2017 in Patient Stories

Once Marissa Carnes started running, she was hooked


Holiday letter from Parkwest CAO Neil Heatherly

Posted on December 19, 2016 in Patient Stories

I became the CAO of Parkwest Medical Center last August, and am so appreciative of your support for the hospital and so grateful to be here. Being at Parkwest is deeply personal for me. My father, Wayne Heatherly, was the first administrator of the hospital and to date, served the longest tenure. I worked here […]