Welcome John M. Hance, MD, MPH

Posted on August 26, 2019

We’re proud to welcome John Hance, MD to our cardio and thoracic surgical team! Dr. Hance will care for patients at our Knoxville office. Learn more!

Read more

Welcome Tim Carlsen, PA-C

Posted on May 14, 2019

We’re proud to welcome certified physician assistant Tim Carlsen, PA-C to our cardiovascular and thoracic surgery team. Learn more about Tim.

Read more

Welcome Angela Shepherd, PA-C

Posted on January 30, 2019

We are proud to welcome certified physician assistant Angela Shepherd, PA-C to our cardiovascular and thoracic medical team. Learn more.

Read more

Parking During Fort Sanders Regional Medical Center Construction

Posted on January 21, 2019

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 […]

Read more

Welcome Richard Asher, PA-C

Posted on August 22, 2018

East Tennessee Cardiovascular Surgery Group is proud to welcome certified physician assistant Richard Asher, PA-C to our team. Learn more about Richard.

Read more

Welcome Petros Leinonen, MD

Posted on July 13, 2018

East Tennessee Cardiovascular Surgery Group is proud to welcome Petros Leinonen, MD to our cardiovascular and thoracic surgical team. Learn more.

Read more

Welcome Ashley Wade, NP

Posted on November 11, 2016

Ashley Wade, NP Joins East Tennessee Cardiovascular Surgery Group and Covenant Health, the region’s top-performing healthcare network.

Read more

Heart surgeons for a day

Posted on April 18, 2016

September 24, 2008 Dr. Thomas Pollard of ETCVSG volunteered his time on Friday morning to visit 5th graders at CAK Elementary School as they studied the heart and vascular system in their science class. Dr. Pollard, along with other volunteers from Mercy Healthcare, gave 3 science class seminars on the heart. Students had a chance […]

Read more