Welcome to Cardiology Associates of East Tennessee (CAET).
The physicians and staff of CAET are the premier providers of cardiac care in East Tennessee. We pledge to provide quality cardiovascular care in a pleasant, professional and caring environment.
CAET offers 12 practitioners and two office locations: in west Knoxville near Parkwest Medical Center
and in Lenoir City near Fort Loudoun Medical Center
. We also offer outreach clinics in Athens, Decatur and Oneida.
Dr. Gimbel first to implant MRI Pacemaker
- On February 15, 2011, Parkwest Medical Center
, a member hospital of Knoxville-based Covenant Health
, was the first medical center in the country to implant a pacemaker system that is compatible with MRI usage. Cardiology Associates of East Tennessee
physician Dr. J. Rod Gimbel has been instrumental in the development of Revo MRI
in the U.S. and performed the first implant. (read more