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Parking During Fort Sanders Regional Medical Center Construction

Posted on January 21, 2019 in Uncategorized

Fort Sanders Regional Medical Center is currently undergoing a construction project to expand emergency and critical care capacity in the hospital. Beginning February 2, the P2 level of the Center for Advanced Medicine parking garage will be closed. Patients and visitors have these parking options during this time: Thompson Cancer Survival Center Parking Garage (off […]


Getting the Rhythm Back in Nancy’s Heart

Posted on March 14, 2018 in Uncategorized

After suffering atrial fibrillation (AFib), Nancy’s heart rhythm is back to normal thanks to the cardiac ablation performed by cardiologist Hitesh Mehta, MD at Knoxville Heart Group. Read Nancy’s story.


Welcome Hitesh Mehta, MD

Posted on July 11, 2017 in Uncategorized

Knoxville Heart Group is proud to welcome cardiologist Hitesh Mehta, MD to our expert heart team who cares for cardiovascular patients throughout East TN.


Cardiac Rehabilitation

Posted on June 19, 2017 in Uncategorized

Interventional Cardiologist Daniel Slutzker, MD of Knoxville Heart Group discusses the importance of cardiac rehab for heart disease and attack patients.


Caring for Your Heart: Signs of a Heart Attack and Choosing the Right Care

Posted on April 5, 2017 in Uncategorized

Signs of a Heart Attack and Choosing the Right Heart Hospital Chest pain is the most common sign of a heart attack, but there are other indicators. Watch Chase Trotter, MD of Knoxville Heart Group talk about more heart attack symptoms and why choosing the right care, like at a Covenant Health heart hospital, is […]


Football Game Day Accomodations

Posted on August 29, 2016 in Uncategorized

Downtown Knoxville traffic and parking information for patients of Knoxville Heart Group for the September 1, 2016 UT football game day.


Heart Treatment at Fort Sanders Scores Big With Coach

Posted on May 9, 2016 in Uncategorized

Coaching has been part of Joseph Fisher’s life for years. The Knoxville man, 54, has volunteered his time with many Peewee football, basketball and baseball teams. On Aug. 27, 2012, at an 8-year-olds’ football game, Fisher discovered he was not as well as he thought he was. He felt a severe burning in his chest […]


Cardiac Rehab Helps Woman Get Heart Healthy

Posted on May 9, 2016 in Uncategorized

Helen “Snooky” Ward of Knoxville loves making people smile. She and her husband, Dallas, are professional clowns, entertaining crowds at local baseball games, community events and parties. But heart disease is no laughing matter to Ward. On Father’s Day in June, Ward had her second heart attack and second cardiac stent procedure in seven years. […]