Since heart disease is the leading cause of death in America today, cardiology services represent an important aspect of the care that Knoxville Hospital & Clinics (KHC) provides. Risk assessment and prevention strategies, along with detection, treatment options and cardiac rehabilitation come together to provide a full spectrum of cardiology services.
Iowa Heart Mobile Imaging
In addition to the cardiology services provided by Dr. William Wickemeyer, MD, and Jolene Runkel, ARNP, the Iowa Heart Center and Mercy Medical Center bring mobile imaging services to cardiac and vascular patients seen at the KHC. To make an appointment to see Iowa Heart Mobile at the KHC, please call 641-842-1441.
Jolene Runkel, ARNP
Jolene Runkel is employed by the Iowa Heart Center and specializes in cardiology. She received her nursing degree from the Mercy College of Health Sciences and completed her nurse practitioner training at the Creighton University Medical School.
To make an appointment to see Jolene at the KHC, please call 515-235-5000.
William Wickemeyer, MD
Dr. Wickemeyer is employed by the Iowa Heart Center and specializes in cardiology. He received his undergraduate degree from Tufts University and his medical degree from the New York Medical College. He completed an internship, residency and cardiology fellowship at the Baylor College of Medicine. He serves as medical director of the heart transplantation program at Mercy Medical Center. He is board certified in general and nuclear cardiology.
To make an appointment to see Dr. Wickemeyer at the KHC, please call 515-235-5000.