Women’s Care Services
Women’s Care at LeConte Medical Center
Sevier County asked for a comprehensive women’s health care center, and Covenant Health and LeConte Medical Center built it. With the latest technology, LeConte offers exceptional women’s care services and family-centered care close to home. From new babies to mammograms, women of Sevier County can trust the women’s care team at LeConte Medical Center.
- Pinkie Mistry: Breast Center
Local Sevier County artist, Pinkie Mistry, discovered she had breast cancer after a routine mammogram on her 40th birthday.
- Veterans’ Story: Breast Center
George and Jean Blackwell moved to Sevier County after the excellent care they received at the Leconte Comprehensive Breast Center.
- Amniotic Embolism: Birthing Unit
Angela Cardwell shares her story of surviving an amniotic fluid embolism, an often fatal complication that is the result of amniotic fluid entering the bloodstream.
- Cindy Andrews: Breast Center
After turning over in her bed and feeling “something off” in her breast, Cindy Andrews chose LeConte Medical Center for her cancer treatment, from screening to recovery.
LeConte Comprehensive Breast Center
Services offered include:
- 3D mammography
- Stereotactic breast biopsy
- Breast ultrasound and ultrasound-guided breast biopsy
- Breast MRI
- Bone density screening (DEXA)
- Certified patient navigators
You do not need a physician’s referral for most of these services. Visit our Comprehensive Breast Center page to learn more and book an appointment.
Dolly Parton Birthing Unit
When you choose to have your baby in the Dolly Parton Birthing Unit, you receive family-centered maternity care in one of our beautiful rooms, complete with views of the mountains.
Some of our features include:
- A state-of-the-art monitoring system for mom and baby’s safety
- Twin-sized sleeper couches for father or a guest to sleep on
- LDRP (labor, delivery, recovery and postpartum) suites
Ask your OB/GYN about having your baby in Sevier County at LeConte Medical Center in the heart of the Smokies.
Cancer Care and Treatment
Located on the LeConte Medical Center campus, Thompson Cancer Survival Center is Sevier County’s only comprehensive cancer center. Patients at Thompson Cancer have access to genetic counselors, dietitians, social workers and a host of clinical trials and multidisciplinary clinics.
This dedication to the entire scope of patient care, including women’s services, sets Thompson Cancer Survival Center apart from the rest.
Stroke is the third leading cause of death for women. Each year 55,000 more women have a stroke than men. In addition, stroke kills twice as many women as breast cancer.
LeConte Medical Center is certified as an Advanced Primary Stroke Center. This is one more way we bring excellent women’s care services to all families in Sevier County and beyond.