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  1. Star Medical Center Promotes Amy Binkley to Chief Nursing OfficerRead the original story

    11 hrs ago | PR Log

    PRLog - May 28, 2015 - PLANO, Texas -- Amy Binkley, BSN, has been named chief nursing officer of Star Medical Center, a surgical hospital in Plano, Texas. Prior to her new role, Binkley served as the hospital's acute care director, where she was responsible for the inpatient unit and emergency room, as well as employee health and employee education.


  2. Craig Zalvan, MD, of Phelps Memorial Hospital Center Named One of...Read the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Patch.com

    Craig Zalvan, MD, a laryngologist and Medical Director of the Institute for Voice and Swallowing Disorders at Phelps Memorial Hospital Center, was selected as one of 10 individuals worthy of Westchester Magazine's 2015 "Healthcare Heroes" award who were honored at a luncheon held recently at the Royal Regency Hotel in Yonkers. This honor is bestowed upon health professionals who have demonstrated leadership in the local healthcare field, commitment to community service and excellence in patient care.


  3. Vicky the orangutan left smiling after being saved by specialist surgeon who operates on humansRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | Mirror.co.uk

    Bornean Orangutans share 97% cent of the same DNA as us so a human ear, nose and throat specialist was drafted in to treat a cyst in her throat Both conditions can be life-threatening for her species and surgeon Jawed Tahery joined a team of vets to help the mum of two. Mr Tahery said: "As an ear, nose and throat surgeon I have carried out this procedure many times, but it is very rare to get the opportunity to operate on an animal .


  4. Intersect ENT Receives Consensus Recommendation of "Buy" from AnalystsRead the original story

    21 hrs ago | AmericanBankingNews.com

    Shares of Intersect ENT have received an average recommendation of "Buy" from the eight ratings firms that are currently covering the stock, AnalystRatings.Net reports . One equities research analyst has rated the stock with a hold recommendation and seven have issued a buy recommendation on the company.


  5. A Disorder That's Hard to SwallowRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | US News & World Report

    ... can also be a part of normal aging, suggests research led by Teresa Levera , an assistant professor of otolaryngology at the University of Missouri School of Medicine. But that doesn't mean it's without consequence. For example, people with ...


  6. For the First Time, Neurosurgeons and Head and Neck Surgeons...Read the original story

    Yesterday | Freshnews

    ... Surgical Theater's technology facilitates collaboration between groups of surgeons from Neurosurgery and Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery. Outside the operating room, surgeons from both disciplines use the SuRgical Planner to create and interact ...


  7. An Essential Study Guide for Board Preparation and MOCRead the original story

    Yesterday | PR.com

    "Otolaryngology Lifelong Learning Manual, Third Edition," recently published by Thieme and the AAO-HNSF, is a comprehensive guide for those taking certification and re-certification exams in otolaryngology-head and neck surgery. With over 75 expert contributors, readers can count on this book to prepare them well for board certification.


  8. RegenScientific gets FDA approval for Renu Gel injectable implantRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Medical News

    ... injection augmentation prior to selecting a long-term augmentation therapy. "The addition of Renu Gel to our otolaryngology product line means that we now have a complete product offering compared to our competition," said William G. Hubbard, PhD, ...


  9. Our sick system: ear, nose and throat patients sent to NewcastleRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Northern Daily Leader

    TAMWORTH hospital is scrambling to recruit specialists as dire shortages force patients to travel as far as Sydney for vital surgery. TAMWORTH hospital is scrambling to recruit specialists as dire shortages force patients to travel as far as Sydney for vital surgery.


  10. How to Save on Medical Devices Not Covered By InsuranceRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | US News & World Report

    With new players like Audicus and hi HealthInnovations in the mix, patients have more options than just the hospital when purchasing expensive medical devices like hearing aids. Thirty-seven and a half million Americans have trouble hearing, and of those people who could benefit from hearing aids, it's estimated that fewer than 30 percent have ever used them, according to the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services.


  11. Dr. A. Abraham Levin Acquires Advanced Cosmetic Surgery of New York...Read the original story

    Wednesday | PRWeb

    New York doctor becomes Surgical Director of cosmetic surgery centers in NYC & Long Island and hires additional, highly qualified staff to provide exceptional patient care. The secret to my really excellent results is that I safely use a large amount of laser energy in order to get much better sculpting, contouring, tightening, and fat removal results for my patients.


  12. This doc likes to rock - and his patients benefit from itRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 26 | Milwaukee Journal-Sentinal

    ... a scholar, a teacher and a physician whose skills are wrapped up in a very long title: assistant professor of otolaryngology and communication sciences, division of laryngology and professional voice. Growing up in Appleton, Bock was influenced by ...


  13. Boy empties piggy bank, starts social media campaign to help patients at Children's HospitalRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 26 | WDSU-TV New Orleans

    When 9-year-old Sebastian Spurlock decided to donate the contents of his "piggy bank" to Children's Hospital, his mom was so moved, she posted it on her Facebook page, and things pretty much took off from there. That was several weeks ago, and since then, Sebastian's heartfelt donation has gone viral.


  14. Vanderbilt University Study Shows Probiotics May Help Ease AllergiesRead the original story

    Monday May 25 | BioSpace

    ... in their nasal specific quality of life," said lead author Justin Turner, M.D., Ph.D., assistant professor of Otolaryngology. But he cautioned that "the jury is still out" and suggests the topic is ripe for future studies. Probiotics are ...


  15. Dearborn Ear, Nose & Throat Launches 'Responsive Design' WebsiteRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 26 | PRWeb

    Dearborn Ear, Nose & Throat in Dearborn, MI is pleased to announce the launch of their new and improved website to better showcase their Detroit area ENT practice to existing and potential patients. Dearborn Ear, Nose & Throat's new website utilizes an innovative and 'responsive design' that allows visitors to view the website seamlessly on any desktop computer, tablet or mobile device.


  16. Pinehurst Surgical Sinus Center Launches Pinehurst Balloon Sinuplasty WebsiteRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 26 | PRWeb

    Carl W. Berk, M.D. and his fellow board certified otolaryngologists at Pinehurst Surgical Center in Pinehurst, N.C. have launched a Balloon Sinuplasty website to inform potential Fayetteville area sinus surgery patients about chronic sinusitis and the benefits of Balloon Sinuplasty. Our goal is to help patients breathe better, especially those who have been suffering with chronic nasal congestion.


  17. A Burning IrritationRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 25 | Bangkok Post

    World Digestive Health Day is on Friday. Life takes a look at one disease - GERD - which is increasingly common but very easy to tackle Gastroesophageal reflux disease - a disorder that has become increasingly common during the past decade - is caused by an unhealthy lifestyle.


  18. Help for snorersRead the original story

    Monday May 25 | Jamaica Observer

    SNORING is that sound made during sleep from the vibration of the back of the throat due to partial airway obstruction, and apart from being a nuisance to those nearby, it may lead to disharmony in the bedroom. According to ear, nose and throat specialist Dr Francis Barnett, snoring may be a sign of obstructive sleep apnoea .


  19. The loss and legacy of LaurenRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 25 | Sunday Herald

    My 15-YEAR-OLD daughter Lauren died on October 23, 2010, less than two days after she went into hospital . My 15-YEAR-OLD daughter Lauren died on October 23, 2010, less than two days after she went into hospital .


  20. Auditory deprivation from hearing loss may cause cognitive declineRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 25 | PhysOrg Weblog

    A University of Arizona collaborative study among the Departments of Otolaryngology - Head & Neck Surgery; Speech, Language and Hearing Sciences; and Psychology received approval in early May to begin accepting human subjects in an effort to determine whether older adults suffering from prolonged hearing loss receive a cognitive boost after cochlear implant surgery. The study's underlying hypothesis is that seniors suffering prolonged hearing loss also may suffer cognitive loss due to auditory deprivation -and that improved hearing with cochlear implants can halt and potentially reverse that cognitive decline, improving quality of life.