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.
Western Medicine is increasingly recognizing Accupuncture as a complimentary therapy to be used alongside more conventional treatments. Dr. Phaythoune Chothmounethinh explains the benefits.
Cardiac Electrophysiology is a specialty that focuses on the electrical system of the heart. Dr. Christopher Conley describes one of their main diagnostic tests called an EP Study.