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Posts categorized as “Surgery”

Third Time’s a Charm

Posted on September 3, 2020

Frank Hamner’s third hernia repair was the easiest to date thanks to robotic-assisted surgery at Fort Sanders Regional Medical Center.


More Than Manageable

Posted on August 27, 2020

After procedures to help lower back pain, David Dunlap was getting a sense of déjà vu. The pain was returning. He found relief at Fort Sanders Regional.


On the Road Again

Posted on July 9, 2020

Perry Warren had just relaxed to get some sleep when he woke to extreme pain. He was suffering from an extreme case of diverticulitis, which required surgery at Fort Sanders Regional.


Success After Shoulder Surgery

Posted on June 18, 2020

Pam Willis lived with pain in her left shoulder for many years. The retired Knoxville realtor could only lift her arm up to about her waist. Read how the Fort Sanders Regional team helped Pam regain strength and mobility in her arm.


Mystery Solved – and Resolved

Posted on February 7, 2020

Donna Blake suffered unexplained blood pressure spikes and rapid heartbeat often followed by a pounding pain in the back of her head for five years before coming to Fort Sanders Regional Medical Center.


Nothing to Sneeze At

Posted on April 18, 2019

Allergies. Almost everyone has them. And almost everyone either tries to ignore them or manage them with over-the-counter drugs. But allergies aren’t just part of living in the Great Smoky Mountains. Those itchy, watery eyes and runny noses are telling us something about our health.