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Total hip replacement: Doug Von Koenig "Living life in the fast lane"
When Doug Von Koenig's right hip began to hurt, and simple things such as walking short distances became difficult, he knew he needed to find a solution.
Living better with a serious illness (Jason Beckrow, DO)
Caring Circle medical director, Jason Beckrow, DO, discusses the advantages of quality of life services and the value they bring people with serious or advancing illness as well as their caregivers.
A message from nurses: We are counting on you
With COVID-19 cases rising, we need everyone’s help to slow the spread. Thank you to our nurses—and nurses at health systems across our state—for sharing why prevention is so important in this impactful PSA.
Knee replacement surgery: Mark Schuelke "Knee pain takes a hike"
After two knee replacements, Mark’s knee pain has taken a hike. And so can he—pain-free.
Physician video profile: Nicole Phillips, MD (Plastic Surgery)
Nicole Phillips, MD, is a plastic and reconstructive surgeon at Stonegate Plastic Surgery.
Check-up: What do gallbladder issues look like?
General surgeon, James Clancy, MD, shares what gallbladder symptoms look like and how they are treated.
Hearing Loss: Finding what’s best for your ears (Heidi Schmeltzer, AuD, CCC-A)
Learn the signs and symptoms of hearing loss and the latest treatment options.
I'm at high risk for breast cancer: what do I do? (Samantha Witt Crosby & Kathryn Vera, NP)
Learn about the factors that contribute to an individual's risk for breast cancer.
Check-Up: What is breast reconstruction?
Plastic surgeon, Nicole Phillips, MD, discusses how breast reconstruction can dramatically improve a woman’s appearance, self-confidence, and overall quality of life.
Check-up: Why do I get frequent nosebleeds?
Aaron Lanning, NP, with Lakeland Ear, Nose and Throat shares how dryer air and close-quarter colds can affect inflammation in the nose, and cause blood vessels to rupture easier.
Hip replacement: Connie Harmacinski "A humbling experience"
When Connie's hip pain didn’t go away, she knew it was time to seek help from orthopedic surgeon, Nicholas Loafman, DO.
Total Shoulder Replacements (Kenneth Edwards, MD)
Find out what’s causing your shoulder pain and what can be done about it.
Total Hip Replacements (Kenneth Edwards, MD)
Find out what’s causing your hip pain and what can be done about it.
Total Knee Replacements (Kenneth Edwards, MD)
Find out what’s causing your knee pain and what can be done about it.
Developmental milestones for children (Amanda Trail, PT)
Pediatric physical therapist Amanda Trail talks about developmental milestones for gross motor skills in your new baby.
Provider Video Profile: Kathryn Vera, NP (Oncology)
Advanced practitioner Kathryn Vera works in the high risk cancer program at Spectrum Health Lakeland.
Provider Video Profile: Samantha Witt, genetic counselor (Oncology)
Genetic counselor Samantha Witt works in the high risk cancer program at Spectrum Health Lakeland.
Lakeland Weight Loss Center Helps Lacy Lange Lose over 140 lbs.
Lacy Lange of Benton Harbor lose over 140 pounds with the tools, resources, and support of the Lakeland Weight Loss Center.
Check-up: Understanding hearing loss (Paul Judge, MD)
Lakeland Ear, Nose & Throat otolaryngologist, Paul Judge, MD, explains common indicator to look and next steps to better hearing.
Check-Up: Preventing kidney stones (Lyndsey Brown, PA)
Lyndsey Brown, PA, explains that although kidney stones can't always be prevented, there are some steps you can take to reduce your chances of getting them.
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Southwestern Medical Clinic Welcomes New Physician Assistant
Spectrum Health Lakeland is pleased to welcome Katie Rozek, PA, to the care team at Southwestern Medical Clinic Surgical Specialists.
An open letter to our community
Area business leaders have joined together to share an ask of our friends and neighbors.
Spectrum Health Lakeland Changes COVID-19 Testing Criteria
Due to increasing demand for COVID-19 testing and a nationwide shortage of supplies, Spectrum Health Lakeland has revised eligibility changes for those seeking a test at a Lakeland facility.
Lakeland Welcomes New Internal Medicine Physician
Spectrum Health Lakeland is pleased to welcome Rashmi D’Mello, MD, an allergist and immunologist, to the medical staff.
Lakeland, Whirlpool Celebrate Longstanding Commitment to Care
Over the last several decades, and most recently during the COVID-19 pandemic, Spectrum Health Lakeland and Whirlpool Cooperation have come together in support of community members.
Aortic Valve Replacement Surgery Now Available Locally
Patients suffering from severe aortic stenosis—a hardening or narrowing of one of the heart valves—now have access to the transcatheter aortic valve replacement (TAVR) procedure locally.
Spectrum Health Lakeland Impacted by Blackbaud Data Security Incident
On July 16, 2020, Spectrum Health Lakeland was made aware of a global data security incident involving Blackbaud, Inc., which hosts data for the Spectrum Health Lakeland Foundation.
Lakeland Financial Advocates Offer Free Open Enrollment Help
Spectrum Health Lakeland financial advocates will assist community members with enrolling in the marketplace and selecting a health insurance plan.
Lakeland Receives $1.2 Million Grant to Establish Center for Better Health
The Michigan Coronavirus Task Force on Racial Disparities has awarded Spectrum Health Lakeland a $1.2 million grant to support a rapid response to COVID-19 disparities experienced by residents of Benton Harbor.
Caring Circle Services Relocating to Niles
The Caring Circle office, previously located in Buchanan, has relocated their services to 60 North Saint Joseph Avenue in Niles.
Spectrum Health Reinforces Commitment to Equity
Today, Spectrum Health issued an anti-racism pledge, committing to act against structural racism and pledging to take on the challenge to eliminate racism and its impact on health, hope and lives.
Lakeland Pulmonology Welcomes New Physician
Spectrum Health Lakeland is pleased to welcome pulmonologist, Katie Fitton, DO, to the medical staff.
Nurse Practitioner Joins Lakeland Heart and Vascular
Spectrum Health Lakeland is pleased to welcome nurse practitioner Jaclynn Jackubowski, NP, to the medical staff.
Patient, Visitor Guidelines Remain in Place at Spectrum Health Lakeland
With public health and safety as its top concern, Spectrum Health Lakeland is reminding patients and visitors that guidelines to control COVID-19 remain in effect at its facilities.
Spectrum Health Lakeland Earns Chest Pain Center Accreditation
All three hospitals at Spectrum Health Lakeland were granted accreditation to the Chest Pain Center by Corazon, Inc.
Lakeland Named Among the Nation’s Most Wired Health Organizations
Spectrum Health Lakeland has earned level eight certifications in acute and ambulatory care in the CHIME Digital Health Most Wired recognition.
New Cardiologist Joins Lakeland Heart and Vascular
Spectrum Health Lakeland is pleased to welcome cardiologist, Dale Leffler, DO, to the medical staff.
Rheumatology Services Expand at Lakeland
Spectrum Health Lakeland is pleased to welcome rheumatologist, Harman Fervaha, MD, to the medical staff.
Lakeland Welcomes New Ear, Nose, and Throat Specialist
Spectrum Health Lakeland is pleased to welcome ear, nose, and throat specialist, Benjamin Erhardt, MD, to the medical staff.
Getting a Flu Vaccine Early is Critical During Ongoing COVID-19 Pandemic
The Berrien County Health Department and Spectrum Health Lakeland are urging residents to get vaccinated against the flu.
Lakeland Heart and Vascular Earns Testing Reaccreditation by IAC
Lakeland Heart and Vascular has been granted an additional three-year term of accreditation by the Intersocietal Accreditation Commission (IAC) in vascular testing.
Southwestern Medical Clinic Welcomes New Pediatric Provider
Spectrum Health Lakeland is pleased to welcome Angela Coleman, NP, to the medical staff.
Lakeland Welcomes New Oncology Genetic Counselor
Spectrum Health Lakeland is pleased to welcome oncology genetic counselor, Samantha Witt.
1st Source Bank Donates $30,000 in Support of Frontline Workers
In honor of frontline health care workers during the COVID-19 pandemic, 1st Source Bank has donated $30,000 to the Spectrum Health Lakeland Foundation.
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Honoring Healthcare Heroes
Join us, from the comfort of your own home, to honor healthcare heroes and learn how we can build the future of health together!
Blood Drive, Niles
Patients at all hospitals of Lakeland Health benefit from community blood drives.