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Check-Up: Are You at Risk for a Hernia? (James Clancy, MD)
General surgeon, James Clancy, MD, shares certain risk factors that may put you at a higher chance of developing a hernia. Hernias can only be fixed with surgery.
Get Fit in the Mitt - Episode 21 - A Real-World Treasure Hunt
Geocaching is a real-world, outdoor treasure hunting game!
Physician Video Profile: James Clancy, MD (General Surgery)
General surgeon, James Clancy, MD, provides a wide range of surgical care to patients at Lakeland General Surgery, St. Joseph.
Check-Up: Seasonal Allergies (Brandon Cole, DO)
Family medicine physician Brandon Cole, DO, from Southwestern Medical Clinic in Stevensville, Michigan discusses seasonal allergies.
Mommy Makeover: Ginard Henry, MD, Stonegate Plastic Surgery
The mommy makeover procedure is one that aims to restore the areas of the body most commonly affected by childbearing.
Check Up: Gastric Bypass vs. Sleeve Gastrectomy (Seth Miller, MD)
Bariatric surgeon, Seth Miller, MD, discusses the pros and cons to the two most popular weight loss surgery options: Gastric bypass and sleeve gastrectomy.
Lakeland has a Heart to Serve now with Spectrum Health
Improving health, inspiring hope, saving lives. Spectrum Health Lakeland is now part of Spectrum Health offering an expanded care team, additional specialties, and new technology for you and your family.
Botox for Fine Lines and Wrinkles: Sheena Lader, PA, Stonegate Plastic Surgery
Botox, offered at Stonegate of Lakeland, is a popular injectable treatment that is highly effective at smoothing wrinkles.
What is CoolSculpting? Amy Ulrich, MA, Stonegate Plastic Surgery
CoolSculpting, offered at Stonegate of Lakeland, is the only FDA-cleared procedure for freezing away stubborn fat.
Physician Video Profile: Dilip Arora, MD (Cardiology)
Dilip Arora, MD treats conditions involving the cardiac system including heart failure, atrial fibrillation, high blood pressure, and coronary heart disease in St. Joseph.
Physician Video Profile: Christopher Chiu, MD (Cardiology)
Christopher Chiu, MD treats conditions involving the cardiac system including heart failure, atrial fibrillation, high blood pressure, and coronary heart disease in St. Joseph.
Physician Video Profile: Jerome Kuhnlein, MD (Cardiology)
Jerome Kuhnlein, MD treats conditions involving the cardiac system including heart failure, atrial fibrillation, high blood pressure, and coronary heart disease in St. Joseph.
Physician Video Profile: Thomas Pow, MD (Cardiology)
Thomas Pow, MD treats conditions involving the cardiac system including heart failure, atrial fibrillation, high blood pressure, and coronary heart disease in St. Joseph.
Check-Up: Curbing Emotional Eating (Meredith Sheldon, MA, LLPC)
Southwestern Medical Clinic counselor, Meredith Sheldon, shares how to spot emotional eating and overcome the triggers that lead to the problem.
Check-Up: Identifying an Eating Disorder (Meredith Sheldon, MA, LLPC)
Southwestern Medical Clinic counselor, Meredith Sheldon, shares some warning signs that may indicate someone you know has an eating disorder, and how Counselors assess the problem and determine the best treatment for their clients.
Check-Up: Postpartum Depression is Not Your Fault (Meredith Sheldon, MA, LLPC)
Southwestern Medical Clinic counselor, Meredith Sheldon, talks about why women may experience postpartum depression and how treatment can help people cope.
Cranial Therapy: Evelyn Zak "A Lesson in Acceptance"
After a flat spot began to develop on baby Evelyn's head, the Zak family turned to Mary Free Bed Orthotics and Prosthetics at Spectrum Health Lakeland.
Lakeland BirthPlace: Matt and Kristin Ross “A Wedding Day Delivery”
Kristin Ross was attending her sister's wedding when something unexpected happened: her water broke.
Heart Attack: Brian Miner "Beyond the Blockage"
When Brian Miner, a pipefitter working on the new Lakeland Medical Center Pavilion, couldn’t ignore the chest pain any longer, he laid down his tools and walked over to the Emergency Department.
Provider Video Profile: Ivelisse Leonor, NP (Urology)
Ivelisse Leonor, NP treats urological conditions including overactive bladder, prostate cancer, erectile dysfunction, kidney stones, and others in Niles.
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Stonegate Dermatology to Host Free Acne Seminar
Community members are invited to join Stonegate Dermatology medical provider, Dennis Kordish, PA, for a free educational seminar titled, “Erase Acne for Good.”
Lakeland Welcomes New Oncologist
Spectrum Health Lakeland is pleased to welcome oncologist, Daniel Douce, MD, to the medical staff.
Lakeland Virtual Reality Program Honored by American Cancer Society
Lakeland team members were recently honored with the Innovation Award by the American Cancer Society at the annual Coaches vs. Cancer Night of the Stars event for their work with virtual reality (VR) in the clinical setting.
Hospice at Home Benefit Raises Over $100,000
Hundreds of community members and volunteers attended the annual Hospice at Home Benefit Wine and Beer Tasting for Caring Circle raising $100,675 in support of local hospice care.
Veggie Van Offers Free Healthy Foods, Nutrition Information
The Veggie Van, a mobile farmer’s market featuring locally grown, top-quality fruits and vegetables, will make stops at two locations in Southwest Michigan.
Lakeland Receives Recognition for Quality Stroke Care
Spectrum Health Lakeland has received the American Heart Association/American Stroke Association’s Get With The Guidelines® Target: Stroke Honor Roll Elite Gold Plus Quality Achievement Award
Over $70,000 Raised in Support of George and Janet Lane PARCOURSE
Over the last two months, community members raised $35,707 in support of the newly named George and Janet Lane PARCOURSE.
New Emergency Department Parking Lot Slated for Completion in August
A new parking lot, located near the Emergency Department (ED) at Lakeland Medical Center in St. Joseph, is slated for completion in August.
Benefit to Raise Funds for Hospice Care
Community members are invited to attend and support the annual Hospice at Home Benefit, Wine and Beer Tasting for Caring Circle.
Caring Circle Recognized for Veterans Program
Caring Circle recently achieved Level 4 Partner status though We Honor Veterans.
Lakeland Health Foundations Award $100,000 in Scholarships and Grants
Through the Allied Health Careers Scholarship program, Lakeland Health Foundations awarded a total of $39,500 in the form of 34 scholarships.
Run, Walk, and Rock Raises $52,000 for Lory’s Place
On Saturday, May 18, more than 837 registrants, 50 volunteers, and 59 sponsors participated in the 15th annual Run, Walk, and Rock 5k event.
Lakeland Acquires New Primary Care Practice in St. Joseph
Lakeside Healthcare Specialists recently became a Lakeland Medical Practice with a new name – Lakeland Primary Care, Royalton.
Nurse Practitioner Joins Lakeland Urology
Spectrum Health Lakeland is pleased to welcome nurse practitioner, Ivelisse Leonor, NP, to the medical staff.
Lakeland One of 11 Michigan Hospitals Awarded for Maternity Care
The Economic Alliance of Michigan (EAM) recently awarded Lakeland Medical Center in St. Joseph with the Maternity Care Excellence Award.
Lakeland and Mary Free Bed Establish Orthotics and Prosthetics Joint Venture
Spectrum Health Lakeland and Mary Free Bed Orthotics and Prosthetics have joined together to create Mary Free Bed Orthotics and Prosthetics.
Watervliet Foundation Announces Matching Grant for PARCOURSE
PARCOURSE campaign approved by Michigan Economic Development Corporation (MEDC) to receive a matching grant under the Public Spaces, Community Places program
Lakeland Named One of the Nation's 15 Top Health Systems
Spectrum Health Lakeland was named one of the nation’s 15 Top Health Systems by IBM Watson Health™.
Lakeland Earns Patient Safety Award
The Economic Alliance for Michigan (EAM) awarded Lakeland Medical Center and Lakeland Hospital Niles with the Patient Safety Excellence Award.
New Eating Disorders Clinic Opens in Stevensville
Southwestern Medical Clinic Counseling opens a new satellite location focused primarily on diagnosing and treating eating disorders
Lakeland Named 100 Top Hospital
IBM Watson Health™ today published its 100 Top Hospitals® annual study naming Lakeland among the top 100 hospitals in the U.S.
New Wound Center Location Opens in St. Joseph
A second Lakeland Wound Center location recently opened at Lakeland Medical Center in St. Joseph.
Ear, Nose, and Throat Specialist Joins Lakeland
Spectrum Health Lakeland is pleased to welcome ear, nose and throat specialist, Paul Judge, MD, to the medical staff.
Annual Report Highlights System Growth through Integration, Acquisitions
Spectrum Health Lakeland recently published their 2018 corporate annual report highlighting accomplishments from the past year
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Double the Pain, Double the Gain
One week after the surgery, I had less pain than what I did before the surgery.
Your Body Knows Best
A heart attack can happen to anyone and I’m so thankful to have this facility and these people in our community.
Just Like Any Other Day
Thankfully, all the pieces of the puzzle were there to help me to survive.
Making Every Second Count
Nothing was easy, but I didn’t give up. I could feel myself getting stronger and stronger every day.
Back in Circulation
The entire staff was very caring and considerate of what I was going through.
Ringing with Hope
The staff motivated me. I didn’t want to have cancer – no one does – and honestly I didn’t want to undergo radiation. But everybody put me at ease, and with their support, I made it through.
The Path to Healing
My wound healed so well – I couldn’t believe it and neither could they.
Nothing to Laugh At
When Dr. Schuhknecht suggested robotic surgery I knew he had my best interests in mind.
Two Special Birthdays
The nurses and doctors were constantly checking on me to make sure I was ok. I felt so supported the entire time.
A Lesson in Acceptance
A lot of people ask questions about her helmet. I love educating people on something that's helping enhance my daughter's life.
The Beauty of Collaboration
I seek out medical staff that allow me to run. Dr. Paloyan understands my desire to keep going.
Finally a Family of Three
I am so thankful for the care I received at the Niles BirthPlace.
A Lifelong Learning Experience
His entire care team is really involved and connected with our situation – they all work together.
A Wedding Day Delivery
Trust your care team, they’ve done this a lot, they know what they’re doing.
Blood Drive, Niles
Patients at all hospitals of Lakeland Health benefit from community blood drives.
Blood Drive, Watervliet
Patients at all hospitals of Lakeland Health benefit from community blood drives.
Nutrition Matters: During Cancer Treatment
This free nutrition class is led by a registered dietitian and meets from 10:00 to 11:00 a.m. in the Houseworth Conference Room at the Marie Yeager Cancer Center.
Bones in Balance
This four-week class teaches those diagnosed with osteoporosis and osteopenia how to successfully live with these conditions through self-management.
Live Well with Heart Failure
Learn the causes and symptoms of heart failure as well as routines to help manage this chronic disease.
Lose Weight … Find Health
Join Lakeland Health Comprehensive Weight Loss Center physicians to learn about different weight loss options.
This free class helps those with higher-than-normal blood sugar levels learn about lifestyle changes.
Community Seminar: Hernias Are Nothing to Laugh At
Learn about the different types of hernias, symptoms, what causes them, and treatment options.