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Backus Welcomes Thoracic Surgeon

Norwich—Thoracic surgeon Mario Katigbak, MD, is now seeing patients at Backus Hospital, offering access to advanced surgical procedures for ailments...

HHC Heart and Vascular Institute and American Heart Association Team-Up for Employee Wellness Symposium

Prevention and accountability are the keys to any successful employee wellness program.  That was the theme of the inaugural Workplace...

Old Lyme Primary Care Practice empowers women to take control of their health

By Dr. Mary Satti It’s no secret that when it comes to healthcare decisions, it’s usually mom who speaks for...

Prostate Cancer: If and when screening is needed

By Dr. David Crawley Prostate cancer is the second leading cause of cancer death among American men. According to the American...

New Surgeon and Vascular Lab a Boost for Backus Patients

The Heart and Vascular Institute at Backus Hospital continues to expand to provide even greater access to top notch care...

How to Avoid Added Sugar In Family Diet

Recently I was asked by a parent how to eliminate hidden sugar from her family’s diet.  It’s a great question...

Backus Hospital Welcomes Vascular Surgeon

NORWICH—Vascular and endovascular surgeon Akhilesh K.  Jain, MD, RPVI, FACS has joined the Backus Hospital medical staff and has begun...

Backus to Host Free Community Talk On Robotic Knee and Hip Surgery Options

NORWICH—Orthopedic surgeons William Cambridge, MD, of New London County Orthopedic Surgery and Scott Stanat, MD, of Norwich Orthopedic Group will...

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