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Posts tagged with “Patricia Neal Rehabilitation Center”

Rockin’ to the Top: Nurse beats crippling syndrome to reach goal

Posted on June 21, 2018 in Patient Stories

Nurse Nicole Burton was surprised to learn that she had rhabdomyolysis, a rare muscle-wasting syndrome. But after inpatient and outpatient therapy at Patricia Neal, Nicole Burton conquered her next goal: rock climbing.


Healing Grace: Church parking lot pileup leads to Patricia Neal Rehabilitation Center

Posted on March 29, 2018 in Patient Stories

A parking lot pileup led Mike Allee to Patricia Neal Rehabilitation Center where inpatient therapy put him on the road to recovery.


Rolling to Victory: Patricia Neal Rehabilitation Center gets four-year-old moving again

Posted on January 15, 2018 in Patient Stories

Four-year-old Beau Kirby’s wheelchair is a symbol of victory. After arriving at Patricia Neal Rehabilitation Center unresponsive and stroller-bound two years ago, Beau is now mobile, playful, and communicating every day.


18 Tennesseans to watch in 2018

Posted on January 2, 2018 in Patient Stories

Dr. Mary Dillon, medical director of Patricia Neal Rehabilitation Center, and incoming chief of staff for Fort Sanders Regional Medical Center, was named one of Tennessee’s Top 18 people to watch.


Knoxville Business Journal Health Care Hero: Dr. Mary Dillon

Posted on September 6, 2017 in Patient Stories

Knoxville News-Sentinel Cortney Roark September 5, 2017 http://bit.ly/2wGfXDi Dr. Mary Dillon, medical director at the Patricia Neal Rehabilitation Center, treats every patient in the 73-bed center like they’re her favorite patient.  But she’s not acting or putting on a show.  “Every patient thinks they’re her favorite patient,” Leslie Irwin, vice president and administrator at the […]


Healing and Happiness

Posted on June 8, 2017 in Patient Stories

Patient Tackles Outpatient Therapy with Expert Care and Upbeat Attitude A lot can happen in four months. Just ask Shelby Smith and Lisa McBride. Smith is an amputee patient at Patricia Neal Rehabilitation Center undergoing occupational therapy, and McBride is her clinical specialist at PNRC. In January of this year Smith was rushed to a […]