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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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Free Seminar: The Silent Killer - Colorectal Cancer

The second leading cause of cancer deaths in the United States - and one of the most common cancers in our area - colorectal cancer is often so deadly because there can be no symptoms until it reaches ...

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Free Seminar: Next Level Knee Replacement

Navio™ robotic-assisted partial and total knee replacement is the latest advancement in orthopedic surgery available at Lake Charles Memorial Health System. This type of surgery involves ...

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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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MEMORIAL HOSPITAL OFFERS FREE COLORECTAL CANCER SCREENING

Beginning Monday, March 13, Lake Charles Memorial Health System will once again offer free colorectal screening kits in an effort to help detect colorectal cancer at its earliest—and most ...

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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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