Lexington Medical Society Foundation Distributes Grants to Area Charities

…hospitalized children; Surgery on Sunday, which provides outpatient surgery for uninsured or underinsured individuals in and around Fayette county at no charge to the patient; and Lexington Medical Society Physician…

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A Wake-Up Call for Cardiovascular Health

…as many dentists are not familiar with billing for medical devices and are not in network. Surgery has been offered for OSA for years. Some of the earlier surgeries seemed…

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Women with Heart

…art. It used to be just about opening up blockages. That was the mainstay in cardiology, but now it’s not just a surgery option. Many heart problems can be fixed…

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Fast-Tracking Results for Heart Patients

…sent from local medical centers to Nashville or Louisville, only to be told that open-heart surgery was their only option. Skeptical of this common medical advice, Roy aimed to bring…

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Events – Mar 2019

…impact in the community is also honored. This year, the Physician Service Award was awarded to Mary Ellen Shields, MD, CHI Saint Joseph Medical Group – Surgery, who has cared…

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News – Jan 2019

…of Thoracic Surgery Shari Meyerson, MD LEXINGTON Accomplished thoracic surgeon and nationally known educator Shari Meyerson, MD, has joined UK HealthCare as the new chief of thoracic surgery. Meyerson will…

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Still Moore to Do

…back of a 577 armored ambulance, to seeing patients with tuberculosis in Ghana, to seeing patients in a military medical center who are having transplant surgery done. I can’t say…

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Saint Joseph Hospital and Saint Joseph East Offering New Spiritual Care Partners Program

…theological reflection, and world religions. “You have to go into each room differently and assess the situation – some are recovering from surgery and don’t want to talk while others…

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Presenting a New Wellness Paradigm for Pain

…need for surgery and the use steroids and opioids. Mazloomdoost explains, “Pain management is great at understanding root causes of what hurts, but it is limited in facilitating its repair….

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Dream Job

…sleep apnea. “Studies have shown that a year or more after the surgery, the sleep apnea will come back,” he says. “Surgery is never curative for sleep apnea. Probably less…

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