Latest Surgeons Stories

2014-01-30 23:02:32

Mount Sinai experts share tips for prostate cancer prevention and new advancements in treatment and detection. New York, NY (PRWEB) January 30, 2014 Prostate cancer is the second leading cause of cancer death in American men. One in six men will be diagnosed with prostate cancer and 230,000 new cases are diagnosed annually. Overall, the five-year survival rate is 100 percent for men with the disease confined to the prostate or nearby tissue. Expert Available for Interview: Ash Tewari,...

2014-01-16 16:23:35

OWINGS MILLS, Md., Jan. 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Chesapeake Urology Associates, PA, the premier urology practice in Maryland and the Mid-Atlantic region, is pleased to once again provide scholarships to college students exploring a career in the medical field. The scholarships are awarded through the Central Scholarship Fund, a non-profit organization that has been connecting funders with students and awarding scholarships since 1924. (Logo:...

2013-10-15 23:31:09

The American Society for Dermatologic Surgery (ASDS) announces the election of a new Vice President, Secretary and three new board members for 2013-14. Chicago, Ill. (PRWEB) October 15, 2013 The American Society for Dermatologic Surgery (ASDS) announces the election of Naomi Lawrence, M.D., as Vice President as well as a new Secretary and three new board members during its Annual Meeting in Chicago. The Society’s newly elected officials will join President Mitchel P. Goldman, M.D., and...

2013-10-10 23:18:57

Dr. Goldman, medical director of Goldman, Butterwick, Fitzpatrick, Groff & Fabi: Cosmetic Laser Dermatology in San Diego, California, became the new President of the ASDS this past weekend at the Annual Meeting in Chicago. San Diego, CA (PRWEB) October 10, 2013 Dr. Mitchel Goldman, a highly respected dermatologist in San Diego since 1986, was sworn in as the new President of the American Society for Dermatologic Surgery this past weekend in Chicago, Illinois, at the organization’s...

Word of the Day
  • A gigantic fictional humanoid alien god being described with a head resembling an octopus and dragon wings and claws, around whom an insane cult developed.
  • Pertaining to the mythos of Cthulhu and additional otherworldly beings created by H. P. Lovecraft or inspired by his writings and imitators.
This word was invented in 1926 by H.P. Lovecraft for his short story, 'The Call of Cthulhu.' 'Cthulhu' may be based on the word 'chthonic,' which in Greek mythology refers to the underworld.