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2014-04-18 23:04:49

Supporting its mission for Healthier Practices and Healthier Patients, SmartPractice donated $33,000 to the American Dental Association’s Give Kids A Smile on April 11. The annual SmartScramble Charity Golf Tournament attracts dentists, dental supplies vendors and golf enthusiasts to join SmartPractice in raising money to provide dental care for underserved children. Phoenix, AZ (PRWEB) April 18, 2014 The 13th Annual SmartScramble Charity Golf Tournament by SmartPractice® attracted...

2014-04-18 08:22:00

SAUSALITO, Calif., April 18, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Sanovas Inc. (www.sanovas.com), a Life Sciences Accelerator developing and commercializing next-generation micro-invasive diagnostics, devices and drug delivery technologies, announced today that it has been awarded U.S. Patent No. 8,696,621 for its Resector Balloon System for removing undesirable biological material, such as tumors, within bodily cavities without using a shaving mechanism of action. This is the second issued patent...

2014-04-16 23:13:08

Managing an effective network of 2,500 medical experts requires constant revisions, alterations and updates. Mednick Associates recently added orthopedic surgeon experts and oncology experts to their extensive physician expert network to continue to meet client needs. Wilton, CT (PRWEB) April 16, 2014 Providing medical experts to litigators across the nation for over 20 years, Mednick Associates currently grants clients access to 2,500 medical expert witnesses. With an exclusive focus on...

2014-04-16 23:03:34

Dr. Monn has a new “No Cavity Club” for children who come in for their check up and have no cavities. Anderson, SC (PRWEB) April 16, 2014 Anderson Pediatric Dentistry is excited to introduce a new program that encourages children to take care of their teeth. The new “No Cavity Club” rewards children who come in for a check-up and have no cavities. Children in the “No Cavity Club” get their name on the bulletin board and are entered into a monthly drawing for an exciting prize....

2014-04-16 08:30:38

Love of Medicine and Patients is Skin Deep for Some Physician Specialties NEW YORK, April 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- WebMD Health Corp. (NASDAQ: WBMD), the leading source of health information, today released its annual Medscape Physician Compensation Report for 2014, which provides an in-depth look at how compensation influences physician career considerations and practice. Medscape surveyed 24,000 physicians across 25 specialties about issues related to compensation and found significant...

2014-04-10 23:26:10

Dr. Vikas Puri joins the periodontal team at Stoner Peridontic Specialists to treat patients in Dublin, Grove City and New Albany. Columbus, Ohio (PRWEB) April 10, 2014 Dr. Vikas Puri joins Stoner Periodontic Specialists as a board certified periodontist. His specialties include periodontal disease treatment, soft tissue grafting, dental implants and tissue regeneration. Dr. Puri will be consulting with and treating gum disease patients in the Columbus, Ohio area at the Dublin, Grove City...

2014-04-10 23:25:35

Oral cancer kills one American every hour, every day. Since April is Oral Cancer Awareness month, Dr. Saj Jivraj and Dr. Mamaly Reshad of the Anacapa Dental Art Institute in Woodland Hills and Oxnard, Calif. want to remind everyone to schedule an oral cancer screening. Oxanrd, CA (PRWEB) April 10, 2014 Oral cancer kills one American every hour, every day. Since April is Oral Cancer Awareness month, Dr. Saj Jivraj and Dr. Mamaly Reshad of the Anacapa Dental Art Institute in Woodland Hills...

2014-04-10 08:29:28

Nation's second-largest physician organization begins campaign to strengthen identity among current and prospective members PHILADELPHIA, April 10, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The American College of Physicians (ACP) unveiled a new logo and tagline --'Leading Internal Medicine, Improving Lives' -- today at Internal Medicine 2014, ACP's annual scientific meeting. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140410/DC00887LOGO "ACP's new logo presents us in a contemporary, vibrant...

2014-04-09 23:23:56

Ensuring the future of radiology and the medical imaging sciences. Denver, CO (PRWEB) April 09, 2014 With a donation of $10,000, Diversified Radiology of Colorado, P.C. is leading the way in improving patient care, diagnosis and treatment with their support of research and education in radiology. This contribution to the Radiological Society of North America’s (RSNA) Research & Education Foundation will be used to fund discoveries in CT dose reduction, breast cancer diagnosis and...

2014-04-09 23:23:52

Sharing radiology innovation with the public and medical community. Diversified Radiology releases video of virtual symposium. Denver, CO (PRWEB) April 09, 2014 Diversified Radiology of Colorado is leading the way in Colorado with its response to the demand of patients seeking medical information online. Knowing that more than 60% of patients now research health treatments, procedures, and services online, Diversified Radiology has made providing that information a top priority. It has...


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General Surgery
2013-04-30 10:15:33

General surgery is a specialty that concentrates on the esophagus, stomach, small bowel, colon, liver, pancreas, gallbladder, bile ducts and the thyroid gland. This specialty also deals with skin, breast, soft tissue and hernia related diseases. General Surgeons have the opportunity to subspecialize in one or more of the following: Trauma Surgery: Trauma surgery is the specialty that performs invasive procedures for physical injuries in an emergency. This subspecialty holds the...

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Word of the Day
omphalos
  • The navel or umbilicus.
  • In Greek archaeology: A central boss, as on a shield, a bowl, etc.
  • A sacred stone in the temple of Apollo at Delphi, believed by the Greeks to mark the 'navel' or exact center-point of the earth.
'Omphalos' comes from the ancient Greek.
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