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Matthew Scroggs, MD and Bradley Forsyth, MD Combine Offices

Memorial Medical Group Obstetricians/Gynecologists Matthew Scroggs, MD and Bradley Forsyth, MD have combined offices on the campus of Lake Charles Memorial Hospital for Women. Their new location is ...

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Hospitalist Syed Saad, MD joins Memorial Medical Group

Memorial Medical Group welcomes Syed Saad, MD, an internal medicine physician to its staff. Dr. Saad will serve as a hospitalist, treating and caring for patients admitted to Lake Charles Memorial ...

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Internal Medicine and Pediatric Specialist, Kenneth Leger, MD joins Memorial Medical Group

Memorial Medical Group welcomes Kenneth Leger, MD, an internal medicine and pediatric specialist to its staff. He sees patients of all ages at the Lake Charles Memorial medical office building at 4345 ...

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Free Seminar: Stroke: Warning Signs and Prevention

Strokes – caused by blood clots or ruptures in the brain’s blood vessels – can occur quite suddenly with very little warning. The symptoms can often be overlooked or confusing, and ...

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Family Medicine Specialist, Joshua Whatley, MD joins Memorial Medical Group

Memorial Medical Group welcomes Joshua Whatley, MD, a board-certified family medicine specialist to its staff. He sees patients at the Lake Charles Memorial medical office building at 4345 Nelson ...

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Family Medicine Specialist, Carl Nabours, MD, joins Memorial Medical Group

Memorial Medical Group welcomes Carl Nabours, MD a board-certified family medicine specialist to its staff. He sees patients at the Lake Charles Memorial medical office building at 4345 Nelson Road, ...

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Medical Oncologist & Hematologist Mohammad Khan, MD Joins Memorial Medical Group

Memorial Medical Group welcomes Mohammad Khan, MD, a fellowship-trained hematologist and medical oncologist to its staff. He will see patients at his office at 2770 3 rd Avenue, Suite 210 on the Lake ...

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Obstetrician and Gynecologist Norman Stewart, MD, FACOG Joins Memorial Medical Group

Memorial Medical Group Welcomes Norman Stewart, MD, FACOG, a board-certified obstetrician and gynecologist to its staff. He joins fellow OB/GYNs Gisele McKinney, MD and Joseph Semien, MD at their ...

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Memorial Patient Navigator Earns Professional Certification

Lenore Hayes, Patient Navigator for Lake Charles Memorial Cancer Center, is now an Oncology Patient Navigator–Certified Generalist™ (OPN-CG). This certification is the only one of its kind ...

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Deep Brain Stimulation for Parkinson's, Tremors and Involuntary Muscle Contractions available at Memorial

Lake Charles Memorial now offers Medtronic Deep Brain Stimulation (DBS) Therapy, an FDA approved treatment option for those with Parkinson’s disease, tremors and involuntary muscle contractions ...

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Dr. Brett Cascio Moving Office Locations

Dr. Brett Cascio, orthopedic surgeon with Orthopaedic Specialists, a part of the Memorial Medical Group, is moving to Memorial Medical Group Office Building 4345 Nelson Road, Suite 201 Lake Charles, ...

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Memorial Breaks Through with Robotic-Assisted Knee Surgeries

Navio™ robotic-assisted partial and total knee replacement is now available at Lake Charles Memorial. Partial and total knee replacement removes diseased bone while sparing healthy tissue and ...

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RN Extern Program Accepting Applications

The Extern Program at Lake Charles Memorial Health System is for senior nursing students currently enrolled in a registered nurse degree program. It gives the student a chance to prepare themselves ...

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Free Seminar: Hands, Shoulders, Knees and Toes

The song we all sang and loved as children also points out a few of the most common areas of aches and pains we endure as adults. From overuse and injury to arthritis and swelling, these discomforts ...

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Memorial Specialty Hospital Names Co-Medical Directors

Peter Karam, MD and A.F. Abu Shamat, MD will serve as co-medical directors for Memorial Specialty Hospital. Dr. Karam is an internal medicine physician at Lake Charles Memorial Hospital. Dr. Shamat is ...

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Memorial for Women Achieves Louisiana's Highest Breastfeeding Quality Designation

Louisiana’s primary breastfeeding designation given by The Gift has been awarded to Lake Charles Memorial Hospital for Women. The Louisiana Department of Health – Office of Public Health ...

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Memorial Welcomes New Chief Operating Officer

Anna Cazes, DSN, RN has joined Lake Charles Memorial Health System as its new Senior Vice President/Chief Operating Officer. Cazes received an Associates Degree in Nursing from Algonquin College, ...

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Memorial Welcomes New Vice President of Finance

Brian Kirk, CPA, MBA, FHFMA, FACHE, CMPE has joined Lake Charles Memorial Health System as its new Vice President of Finance. Kirk comes to Memorial with more than 20 years of healthcare financial and ...

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Memorial Foundation Awards Scholarships

The Foundation at Lake Charles Memorial awarded full tuition scholarships to three students of St. Louis Catholic High School through the Dwayne Henry Scholarship Fund. Alexandria Goodley, Matthew ...

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Memorial Opens Todd Terrace

Lake Charles Memorial Hospital opened a new courtyard space called the Todd Terrace at the main hospital campus on Oak Park Boulevard. The terrace was built in place of a former designated smoking ...

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Memorial Honors Cardiologist Dr. William R. Condos, Jr.

Lake Charles Memorial Health System has completed renovations and upgrades to its non-invasive cardiology unit located on the 3rd floor the hospital's main campus. It was recently renamed in honor ...

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Desonier Receives Dry Needling Certification

Reba Desonier, a physical therapist with Lake Charles Memorial Health System is now certified to perform dry needling. Dry needling is an effective treatment for chronic pain, acute pain, radicular ...

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Memorial Reaches Halfway Mark on $14.5 Million ER Expansion

Lake Charles Memorial has wrapped up Phase 2 of a four-phase project to expand and renovate the emergency department. Phase 2 adds a new enlarged waiting room, two triage stations, a fast-track area ...

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RN Job Fair November 3

If you’re looking for a steady, growing and forward-thinking organization to take your career to the next level, then join us as we celebrate our growth and success as the largest healthcare ...

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