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2014-07-23 23:28:39

When it comes to evaluating and treating skin cancer, the public overwhelmingly prefers dermatologists over other health care providers, says a just-published study in Dermatologic Surgery. Rolling Meadows, IL (PRWEB) July 22, 2014 Dermatologists are overwhelmingly the preferred health care provider for evaluating and treating skin cancer, according to a study published in the June issue of Dermatologic Surgery. The journal is the official publication for American Society for...

2014-07-23 23:02:49

Seven TexPTS Therapists Receive Board Certification in June 2014 Austin, TX (PRWEB) July 23, 2014 Texas Physical Therapy Specialists (TexPTS) is proud to announce that seven physical therapists from their Westlake, Westgate, Liberty Hill, Parmer, Balcones, and Georgetown clinics have received training and earned the professional designation of Orthopaedic Certified Specialist (OCS) or Sports Certified Specialist (SCS) this June. Adriana Juarez, PT, DPT, OCS, Tony Lauretta, PT, DPT, OCS,...

2014-07-21 16:26:09

CHICAGO, July 21, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Being hospitalized for a medical procedure can be a stressful event but for many patients the financial burden of unexpected costs associated with care can add undue stress. To better educate patients, the American Osteopathic Association's House of Delegates approved a policy advocating hospitals and other sites of medical services to provide patients in advance of scheduled procedures an estimate of all costs involved in their care,...

2014-07-21 16:26:06

CHICAGO, July 21, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- According to a September 2013 survey released by Makovsky Health and Kelton, the average American spends about 52 hours each year on the Internet looking up health information. While medical websites with symptom-checker tools-- such as WebMD, Isabel Symptom Checker and EverydayHealth-- can provide valuable health information to patients, they should not be used as a replacement for a visit to the physician. Members of the American...

2014-07-19 23:03:08

Governance of American Association of Physician Specialists, Inc. is set for 2014-15. Tampa, FL (PRWEB) July 19, 2014 The American Association of Physician Specialists, Inc. ® (AAPS) has announced its Board of Directors for 2014-2015. Leaders were elected and installed at the recent AAPS House of Delegates & Annual Meeting. The list of 2014-15 AAPS Board Members follows: Executive Committee: Kenneth M. Flowe, M.D., FAAEP, MBA, President Martin E. Thornton, D.O., President-Elect...

2014-07-18 23:01:26

Allied Anesthesia Physician Encourages Others to Be Engaged and Get Involved Orange, CA (PRWEB) July 18, 2014 Dr. Paul Yost, an Allied Anesthesia physician, has been elected as president of the 3,000-member California Society of Anesthesiologists. Yost enters into the office with a vow to listen and learn from his colleagues. “I hope that by doing so I can encourage others to engage politically with the CSA or other organizations in a manner that is as meaningful to them as it is to...

2014-07-18 23:00:44

Dr. Bonnie Alexander joins the team. Anderson, SC (PRWEB) July 18, 2014 Anderson Pediatric Dentistry is pleased to introduce the newest addition to their team. Dr. Bonnie Alexander is the new doctor at the practice. With her contributions, Anderson Pediatric Dentistry will be able to expand their office hours to better serve Anderson and the surrounding communities. Dr. Alexander grew up in Walhalla, SC and attended the College of Charleston, where she graduated with a Bachelor of Science...

2014-07-16 23:02:13

DentistSave.com Launches Affordable Dental Plans in Ohio for Consumers, Businesses, Human Resources, and Groups. Fort Lauderdale, FL (PRWEB) July 16, 2014 DentistSave.com, a national provider of cost-effective money-saving dental plans, has launched in the state of Ohio to give Ohio residents and consumers access to quality, affordable dental care services at reduced rates. DentistSave.com has rapidly become a leading destination for Ohio consumers looking to save money on their dental...

2014-07-16 12:27:53

Dodge joins SayAh with more than 30 years experience growing early stage businesses TULSA, Okla., July 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- SayAh, a cloud-based application company providing physicians and physician organizations the ability to improve the accuracy of patient satisfaction scores and take control of their online reputations, announced the appointment of Warren Dodge as the company's president and chief executive officer. According to company founder and chairman, Bryan Hawkins, MD, SayAh...

2014-07-15 23:06:28

Dr. Mark Hamilton’s responsive site is perfect for any computer, tablet, or cellphone. Indianapolis, IN (PRWEB) July 15, 2014 In an effort to meet the evolving needs of patients, Hamilton Facial Plastic Surgery has unrolled a new, responsive website. Launched in May, the site is ‘retina-ready’, meticulously designed to look sharp and clear on any Retina-Display device. This innovative WordPress platform makes it easy to view Dr. Hamilton’s site from any computer, smartphone, or...


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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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