Above All Else | Dr. Ben Heavrin
Dr. Ben Heavrin, ER medical director at TriStar Skyline, is a fourth generation physician in his family. Hear what he loves about working at a trauma center and how he envisions our program growing.
Telemedicine & TriStar Stroke Network
The TriStar Health System is the first in Tennessee to use Telemedicine Technology to bolster the care they can offer for stroke patients. Debra Philpot explains the advantages.
When a blood clot forms in the brain, it causes a stroke, and areas of the brain that control speech, movement, or memory can be permanently damaged. According to Debra Philpot, that is why TriStar Skyline now has a device called a Solitaire Catheter.
Door to Balloon Time
When a heart attack strikes, rapid care to open the blocked artery can be the difference between life and death. Dr. Brian Long, who has been named one of HCA's top physicians in the nation for patient satisfaction, explains how that care is delivered.
Trauma is the leading cause of death for Tennesseans ages one to 44. Dr. Hart Tyson describes the Trauma Care that TriStar Skyline provides for our community.