Living Cancer-Free

Posted on June 15, 2022

Expert Team + Advanced Technology = Positive Outcome for Lung Cancer Patient Lung cancer is the nation’s leading cause of cancer-related death. Catherine Widhalm, a recent “Tennessee transplant,” knew lung cancer ran in her family, and that she had a higher risk of developing it herself. After a nodule on her lung turned out to […]

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Welcome Stephen Ball, MD

Posted on March 23, 2022

We’re proud to welcome board certified cardiothoracic surgeon, Dr. Stephen Ball, to our team! He’ll care for patients at our West Knoxville office.

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Are You At Risk?

Posted on November 18, 2021

In observance of National Lung Cancer Awareness Month in November, two physicians at Fort Sanders Regional discuss new technology for treating lung issues.

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Welcome David Graham, MD

Posted on October 13, 2021

We’re proud to welcome cardiothoracic surgeon David Graham, MD to our team! He’ll care for patients at our Fort Sanders Regional Medical Center office.

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Heart Valve Disease

Posted on March 11, 2021

East Tennessee Cardiovascular Surgery Group provides complete cardiac and thoracic care, including treatment for heart valve disease. Learn more.

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A Patient Story: Charlene Henderson

Posted on March 11, 2021

Minimally invasive heart surgery by H. Frank Todd, MD renews patient Charlene Henderson’s purpose for living. Read her story.

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Welcome Jacob Griffith, PA-C

Posted on September 8, 2020

We’re proud to welcome certified physician assistant Jacob Griffith, PA-C to our cardiovascular and thoracic surgery team. Meet our newest team member.

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Welcome Norbert Baumgartner, MD

Posted on September 2, 2019

We’re proud to welcome Norbert Baumgartner, MD to our cardiothoracic surgical team! Dr. Baumgartner will care for patients at our Knoxville office.

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