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The Joint Replacement Center at Parkwest Medical Center

We’re passionate about helping people regain their best, most active, pain-free lives.

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Receive the Comprehensive Joint Care Services You Deserve at Parkwest Medical Center

The Parkwest Joint Replacement Center is the regional leader in hip and knee replacements for improved pain relief, mobility, and activity. If you are considering joint replacement surgery we invite you to learn more about our program.

What is The Parkwest Joint Replacement Center?

The Parkwest Joint Replacement Center is a specifically designed program for total knee and total hip replacement patients.

In our convenient East Tennessee location, we offer you the chance to become a key part of your comprehensive joint care team experience.

When you trust your joint replacement needs to Parkwest Medical Center, you’ll become a part of your medical care team, by being involved in education about your procedure. You’ll feel supported and involved from before your surgery is scheduled, through when you return home from the hospital.

A special joint replacement class teaches our joint replacement patients everything you need to help manage expectations about your hospital experience and stay with us.

Because we know that knowledge is power. Our joint replacement patients who understand what to expect during the surgical and rehabilitation process have better outcomes.

Patients are encouraged to have a coach by their side. Your Joint Coach can be either a family member or friend.

Family involvement and active participation by patients is encouraged by Parkwest Medical Center for both your pre-surgical education and post-op recovery.

Learn how to select the best Joint Coach for your team.

Learn about our special Joint Replacement Prep Seminar, offered conveniently online.

How Can I Prepare for My Joint Replacement Surgery at Parkwest Medical Center

If you’re scheduled to have your joint replacement surgery at Parkwest, we’re here to ensure you feel prepared and ready for your procedure and recovery.

Planning and being prepared will lower your stress and help you focus your attention on your recovery. Once your surgeon has scheduled your joint replacement procedure, this information will help you get ready for your surgery and your upcoming stay at Parkwest Medical Center.

Here are some helpful resources, presented in a timeline, to assist you with preparing for your joint replacement surgery.

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About Our Joint Replacement Center


Parkwest Medical Center

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A not-for-profit, community-owned healthcare system

We are committed to improving the quality of life in East Tennessee through better health. In partnership with our generous donors, Covenant’s 10,000+ employees, physicians, and volunteers are providing outstanding care for our patients and their families.

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