October 11, 2021
Jasper, TN – Marion County patients may now obtain cardiac services closer to home as Parkridge Health System announced that Centennial Heart at Parkridge has opened a clinic in Jasper.
“We are continually looking to provide additional services for our friends and families in Marion County, and adding access to cardiac services is a crucial next step,” said Tom Ozburn, president and CEO of Parkridge Health System. “As heart disease continues to be the leading cause of death in the United States, we are thrilled to bring this group of world-class specialists, among the highest regarded physicians in our area, to Marion County and our Parkridge West Hospital campus.”
Centennial Heart at Parkridge is a full-service multispecialty practice specializing in diagnosing, managing and treating the full spectrum of cardiac and vascular disorders. The practice is located in the Parkridge West Medical Plaza office building at 980 Hwy. 1000, Suite 102, and adjacent to Parkridge West Hospital. The clinic sees patients by referral appointment each Monday from 8:30am to 2:30pm CST.
“Centennial Heart at Parkridge marks a new era of cardiac care in Marion County,” said Alison L. Bailey, MD, FACC, chief of cardiology for Centennial Heart at Parkridge. “We have a team of elite specialists who not only have the expertise to use the full spectrum of treatment options but also are committed to partnering with their patients to improve their cardiovascular health.”
“When it comes to heart health, access to healthcare providers can be a key component in positive outcomes,” said Barry Bell, VP of Cardiovascular Services for Parkridge Health System. “Adding this additional Centennial Heart location in Marion County affords patients who may be hesitant or unable to travel access to expert levels of heart care backed by the resources and technological capabilities of Parkridge Health System.”
Centennial Heart at Parkridge is comprised of cardiologists, interventional cardiologists, cardiac imaging and structural heart specialists, cardiothoracic surgeons and electrophysiologists, who offer a wide range of treatments, ranging from medical management of cardiac disease and ablation for atrial fibrillation (Afib) to specialized interventional procedures. The addition of this clinic in Jasper provides a convenient local access point for those Marion County patients needing cardiac care with the skilled and experienced physician team of Centennial Heart at Parkridge in Chattanooga.