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Concussions & Mild Traumatic Brain Injuries Are the Focus of Two Upcoming Conferences at LifeBridge Health

The Sinai Rehabilitation Center and the Comprehensive Sports Concussion Program at the Sandra and Malcolm Berman Brain & Spine Institute have announced their fall conferences, both of which will focus on concussions and mild traumatic brain injuries.
13-Aug-2014 4:15 PM EDT

Sinai Hospital & HealthCare Access Maryland Pioneer New Program to Link Emergency Department Patients to Needed Services

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Baltimore, MD – Sinai Hospital and HealthCare Access Maryland are piloting an innovative program to proactively help patients, who frequent the hospital’s Emergency Department for non-urgent and chronic health conditions, better manage their own...
5-Aug-2014 12:00 PM EDT

American Heart Association Honors President & CEO of LifeBridge Health, Neil Meltzer, with Top National Volunteer Award

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The Gold Heart Award, the American Heart Association’s highest national recognition for volunteerism, was presented to Neil Meltzer, M.P.H., president and CEO of LifeBridge Health, for his two decades of exceptional leadership and advocacy. Only...
30-Jun-2014 12:00 PM EDT

New 3D Mammograms Detect Breast Cancer Earlier & More Accurately at Samuelson Breast Care Center at Northwest Hospital

Three-dimensional mammography, one of the biggest breakthroughs in the early detection of breast cancer, is now being use at Herman & Walter Samuelson Breast Care Center in Baltimore, MD. It makes screening for and diagnosing the disease faster and...
26-Jun-2014 4:35 PM EDT

Research Shows Positive Long-Term Outcomes in Fight Against Cushing’s Syndrome

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Sinai Hospital endocrinologist, Henry G. Fein, M.D.’s, new research shows that patients with Cushing’s syndrome, a disease that can lead to extreme weight gain, type 2 diabetes, hypertension and psychological issues, experienced significant,...
24-Jun-2014 11:00 AM EDT

LifeBridge Health Recognized as One of Only Nine ‘Frontline Healthcare Worker Champions’ in the U.S. by CareerSTAT

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LifeBridge Health, one of the largest and most comprehensive health care providers in Maryland, has been selected by CareerSTAT as a 2014 “Frontline Healthcare Worker Champion.” Only nine employers in the United States were recognized with this...
16-Jun-2014 12:00 PM EDT

Patients Honor LifeBridge Health Cardiovascular Institute Doctor, Ali Tabrizchi, for His Compassionate Care

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Ali Tabrizchi, D.O., a clinical interventional cardiologist at the LifeBridge Health Cardiovascular Institute, has been recognized as one of Vitals 2013 Most Compassionate Doctors for the third time in three years.
10-Jun-2014 3:00 PM EDT

Sinai Hospital of Baltimore Named One of Fewer than 20 Epicenters for General Robotic Surgery in the Country

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The Division of Robotic Surgery at Sinai Hospital of Baltimore has been designated a da Vinci® General Surgery Epicenter Program by Intuitive Surgical, the maker of the robotic system, becoming one of fewer than 20 epicenters of this kind in the...
8-May-2014 12:00 PM EDT

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Expert Available in Hyperbaric Oxygen Therapy Relating to Chronic Wound Treatment

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Michael Eastman, C.H.T, E.M.T., is a certified hyperbaric technologist and emergency medical technician.
3-Apr-2013 3:00 PM EDT

Sarcoma Expert Available to Discuss Importance of Being Treated by Specialist and the Collaboration Between All Members of the Oncology Team

Albert J. Aboulafia, M.D., FACS, MBA, serves as the Director of Sarcoma Services at the Alvin & Lois Lapidus Cancer Institute at Sinai Hospital. He is a nationally and internationally recognized leader in clinical and research aspects of the care,...
16-Jul-2012 9:50 AM EDT

Dieting: The Worst Thing You Can Do For Your Weight!

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Dieting versus Eating Healthy You get back from a recent vacation feeling bloated due to overindulging on salt water taffy, ice cream, and french fries. You vow to start your diet tomorrow. Cabbage soup versus any of the current popular diets - ...
2-Sep-2011 1:00 PM EDT

Concussion Expert Kevin Crutchfield, M.D., from LifeBridge Health in Baltimore, Md., Available for Interviews

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Kevin Crutchfield, M.D., is recognized as one of the country's leading experts on concussions and their effect on the brain.
31-Aug-2011 4:45 PM EDT

Hand Surgery Expert from LifeBridge Health in Baltimore, Md., Available for Interviews

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Stacey Berner, M.D., the medical director of the Hand and Upper Extremity Center at Northwest Hospital in Randallstown, Md., is one of the country's foremost hand surgeons.
1-Jun-2011 4:20 PM EDT

Radiation Exposure Expert Available from LifeBridge Health in Baltimore, Maryland

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Jeanette A Linder, M.D., Chief, Department of Radiation Oncology at the Alvin and Lois Lapidus Cancer Institute at LifeBridge Health is an expert on radiation exposure, management of exposure and early and late effects of radiation. Linder is also...
16-Mar-2011 2:35 PM EDT

What You Need to Know About Preventing an Infant Abduction

The story of Carlina White has brought new light to the subject of infant abduction. To protect their infants, the Director of Women’s and Children’s Services at Sinai Hospital of Baltimore says all parents need to know and follow these tips.
21-Jan-2011 3:30 PM EST

Sinai Hospital Neurosurgeon Explains Brain Surgery

In the wake of the shooting of Congresswoman Gabrielle Giffords, Neal Naff, M.D., chief of the Department of Neurosurgery at Sinai Hospital of Baltimore, can explain this type of brain surgery and the recovery process.
18-Jan-2011 3:50 PM EST

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