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Memorial Primary Care Now Open at Memorial Hospital Miramar Medical Office Building

Memorial Healthcare System has opened its tenth Memorial Primary Care location, expanding high-quality, patient-centered primary healthcare services in Miramar. Developed to maximize the patient experience, the center is located at Memorial Hospital Miramar’s Medical Office Building I, adjacent to a brand new Women’s Imaging Center, Outpatient Lab and Outpatient Surgery Center, and offers...

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Timothy O’Connor, MD Joins Marcus Neuroscience Institute as Director of Minimally Invasive and Robotic Spine Surgery

Timothy O’Connor, MD, has joined Boca Raton based Marcus Neuroscience Institute, part of Baptist Health, as the director of minimally invasive surgery and robotic spine surgery. Dr. O’Connor specializes in minimally invasive, robotic and complex deformity surgery. “I’m delighted to welcome Dr. O’Connor to Marcus Neuroscience Institute,” said Frank Vrionis, MD, Institute director at Marcus...

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Jackson West Medical Center Celebrates the Birth of its First Baby

José Milton Memorial Hospital at Jackson West Medical Center is celebrating a historic milestone: the first baby born in the new hospital’s Little Miracles Maternity Suites. The bundle of joy is also the first baby born at a hospital in the City of Doral. Francesca Barriga was delivered via C-Section at 9:38 a.m. on Monday, September 20, 2021. Francesca came into this world weighing seven pounds...

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Baptist Health South Florida Named One of the 2021 Best Workplaces for Women by Fortune and Great Place to Work®

Baptist Health South Florida has been honored as one of the 2021 Best Workplaces for Women™ by Great Place to Work and Fortune. This is Baptist Health’s seventh time being named to this prestigious national list, this year earning the #33 spot. The Best Workplaces for Women award is based on analysis of survey responses from more than 5.6 million current U.S. employees. In that survey, 83...

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Sylvester Researchers Explore Cancer Risks at Surfside Condo Collapse

After the 12-story Champlain Towers South building suddenly crumbled in Surfside, Sylvester Comprehensive Cancer Center’s Firefighter Cancer Initiative stepped up to protect rescue workers from health hazards. About 30 hours after the shocking collapse of the Champlain Towers South condominium in Surfside, Dr. Alberto Caban-Martinez, PhD, DO, MPH, drove his packed SUV to the disaster site....

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Gastro Health expands footprint in Central Florida

Gastro Health, a Miami based, national leading medical group specializing in digestive and liver health, is expanding their presence to nineteen locations within Central Florida and the Greater Orlando region through a partnership with two additional gastroenterology practices, Gastro Center of Florida and Mid Florida Gastroenterology Consultants P.C., effective September 1, 2021. This expansion...

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