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Welcome Knoxville Neurology Specialists

Posted on February 7, 2019

We are pleased to welcome the neurologists at Knoxville Neurology Specialists to Fort Sanders Regional Medical Center and Covenant Health.


And Baby Makes 91

Posted on January 22, 2019

Baby’s arrival becomes part of “to-do” list for new perinatologist and his wife


Fitting In

Posted on January 17, 2019

When Kerrie Merz weighed 336 pounds, she dealt with knee pain every step of the way from her car to the door of the movie theater. Then there was the challenge of fitting into a seat. “I would squeeze myself into that chair – literally get into it and have my body overflowing out of […]


Need a Nap?

Posted on January 16, 2019

Some people feel refreshed and reinvigorated after catching a nap in the middle of the day. Others feel sluggish and downright grouchy.


December DAISY Award Winner – Benny Parker

Posted on January 14, 2019

Benny Parker, a nurse in the post-anesthesia care unit, is the recipient of the December DAISY Award.


One Woman, Two Strokes

Posted on January 10, 2019

Keith Woodward, MD, a neurointerventional radiologist at Fort Sanders Regional, performed a thrombectomy on Epperson to remove the clot that caused the stroke.