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Archive for February, 2017

Passport to Women’s Health

Take a girls’ trip! Shop ‘n learn, win prizes from local vendors, and learn how to be the best woman you can be! Pinehurst Surgical’s Passport to Women’s Health: an evening dedicated to women’s health, confidence and beauty, inside and out! Learn about the event date and time, location and more. Call with questions. Click here for… read more

The President’s Award for Service Excellence

Mary Goins, General Surgery Nurse is the recipient of this award honoring excellence in service.  Mary exemplifies “Excellence in Practice.”  Mary’s patients love her because she is so caring. She has proven herself to be a leader and a vital part not only of the General Surgery Department but also of the clinic.  She provides… read more

The William M. Edsel Leadership Excellence Award

Arthur Ebbert, Manager of the Ear, Nose, Throat, Head and Neck Surgery Department was the recipient of this award that recognizes the manager with the most outstanding results through key performance indicators and behavioral standards. Arthur has done great things in his department and fit in quickly.  His willingness to help others and work across… read more

February is American Heart Month

American Heart Month, a federally designated event, is a great way to remind Americans to focus on their hearts and encourage them to get their families, friends and communities involved.  Cardiovascular disease, including heart disease and stroke, remains the leading global cause of death with more than 17.3 million deaths each year. That number is… read more

Hearing Tests

What is a hearing test? A hearing test is called an audiometric examination; it is not a screening. Rather the goal of this test is to check the ear canal for any physical problems, and determine if you have any hearing loss, the cause of that loss, if any, the degree and configuration of the… read more

February is AMD/Low Vision Awareness Month

February is Low Vision Awareness Month  from the American Academy of Ophthalmology Learn the causes, treatment and low vision aids available to improve quality of life.  What is Low Vision? Low vision is a loss of eyesight that makes everyday tasks difficult. A person with low vision may find it difficult or impossible to accomplish… read more

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