Parkwest Medical Center

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About Parkwest Medical Center

Parkwest Medical Center is West Knoxville’s premier medical facility and a top performing heart hospital. In addition to providing the area’s leading cardiac services, Parkwest has a nationally recognized emergency department and offers award-winning care throughout our facility. Our team of more than 500 physicians and  over 1,800 employees work together to make sure that everyone who walks through our door is Treated Well. Well Treated®.

  • 337 licensed beds
  • 30 critical care beds
  • 39 emergency beds
  • 29 surgery suites
  • 4 cath labs & 2 EP labs
  • 24 LDRP suites

Awards and Recognition

  • Named an Advanced Primary Stroke Center by the Joint Commission and the American Heart Association/American Stroke Association
  • U.S. News & World Report: named a Top Ten Regional Hospital in Tennessee
  • U.S. News & World Report: High Performing Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm
  • U.S. News & World Report: High Performing Aortic Valve Replacement
  • U.S. News & World Report: High Performing Hip Replacement
  • U.S. News & World Report: High Performing Knee Replacement
  • American Heart Association/American Stroke Association’s Get With The Guidelines®-Stroke Silver Plus Quality Achievement
  • Designated Advanced Primary Stroke Center by The Joint Commission
  • Blue Distinction Center+ for Knee Replacement and Hip Surgery
  • Blue Distinction Center+ for Maternity Care
  • Blue Distinction Center+ for Spine Surgery
  • Commission on Cancer Accreditation

Parkwest Medical Center is a member Covenant Health, an award-winning Tennessee healthcare delivery system serving 23 counties and committed to providing excellent care for our 2 million+ patients each year. We fulfill our mission to improve the quality of life in our region through comprehensive services at nearly 150 locations, including 10 hospitals; outpatient clinics; specialized behavioral, oncology and rehabilitation facilities; home care; physician practices, and community programs. With more than 11,000 employees, physicians and volunteers, Covenant Health is the area’s largest employer and has been recognized by Forbes as a Best Employer seven times. Learn more at