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Welcome to Fort Sanders West

Located in the heart of West Knoxville, Fort Sanders West is a unique 63-acre complex that offers a mix of medical and health-related services along with commercial businesses. The healthcare professionals of Fort Sanders West provide a broad array of services for the different stages of life. Whether it’s for your child or an aging parent, you can access almost any healthcare service from our convenient location.

This facility complies with applicable Federal civil rights laws and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, age, disability, or sex. Click here to learn more.

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At Fort Sanders West you'll find everything from physician offices and medical specialties to outpatient surgery, rehabilitation services, a five-star fitness center, and an outstanding childcare center.

To learn more, visit our services page.

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Halls residents Gailen and Melanie Porter recently celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary. Thanks to the life-saving care they both received at Fort Sanders Regional Medical Center last year, they are working on year number 51.Last fall, they both came down with COVID-19. But as Melanie recovered, her husband’s condition worsened. The couple attributes their faith in God, abundant prayers, and the expert hands of their doctors, nurses, and entire care team at Fort Sanders Regional to saving Gailen’s life."The staff at Fort Sanders Regional provided a level of care that went above the physical; they cared for our emotion and our spirits- they brought us joy. I’m so grateful for those who cared for us like they did. It made all the difference,” said Melanie.Thank you to the many #HealthcareHeroes for the outstanding care you provide to our patients each day! #NursesWeek #HospitalWeek ... See MoreSee Less

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Have you had your COVID-19 vaccine yet? It’s one of the best ways to keep you and your family safe and healthy. Appointments are available at Covenant Health’s convenient Fort Sanders West drive-through clinic. Make your appointment today by phone or online: (865) 374-6159 or www.covenanthealth.com/covid-19-vaccinations/ ... See MoreSee Less

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Covenant Health of East Tennessee posted a video to playlist Leadership Messages.
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In recognition of Hospital Week, our President and CEO Jim VanderSteeg shares a message of appreciation to all employees and announces an exciting award the system received for providing dedicated, compassionate care to our communities in 2020. ... See MoreSee Less

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One day, Loudon County resident Brenda Gentry collapsed while standing in her garden. She was having a stroke and could not feel the left side of her body. Emergency medical professionals rushed her to Fort Sanders Regional Medical Center where she received life-saving care. “It is truly a blessing. I just thank the Lord for his help and his guidance to all the doctors and everyone at Fort Sanders Regional,” said Brenda.Brenda is one of many patients who receive excellent care at Covenant Health. Thank you to our #HealthcareHeroes for the outstanding care you provide to our patients each day! #HospitalWeek #NursesWeek #NursesAppreciation #EMSWeek#StrokeMonth #StrokeAwareness ... See MoreSee Less

1 week ago  ·  

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Covenant Health of East Tennessee posted a video to playlist Leadership Messages.
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Nurses, thanks for all that you are and all that you do. Our President and CEO Jim VanderSteeg has a special message of gratitude for you. ... See MoreSee Less

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Diagnostic Center

Fort Sanders West Diagnostic Center specializes in a variety of radiological and nuclear medicine testing for children and adults. Click here to learn more.

Fort Sanders West News


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