Beaumont Hosts Southeast Asia Cancer Forum

The Beaumont Hospitals Cancer Institute, The Bharatiya Temple and the Michigan Association of Physicians from India are hosting the Annual Southeast Asia Cancer Prevention Forum" from 11 a.m. - 2 p.m. on Saturday, July 11, at the Bharatiya Temple, 6850 N. Adams Rd. (at South Boulevard), Troy. Beaumont cardiologist Dinesh Shah, M.D., will

Cong. Levin Visits Health Care Careers Program at Beaumont, Royal Oak

Partnership Between Oakland MI Works, Beaumont Hospital, and Oak Park High School Possible through $4.9 Million Recovery Act Funding (Washington, D.C.) - Representative Sander Levin visited a Workforce Investment Act Summer Youth Training Program organized by Oakland Michigan Works in partnership with Beaumont Hospital today. There are

Beaumont Appoints New Radiology Chairman

Ananias Diokno, M.D., executive vice president and chief medical officer of Beaumont Hospitals, recently appointed Duane Mezwa, M.D. corporate chief of Radiological Services for Beaumont Hospitals and chairman of the department of Radiology at Beaumont, Royal Oak. Dr. Mezwa will continue to serve as chief of radiology for Beaumont ‘s

Women's Urologist Does Minimally Invasive Repair of Bladder Using da Vinci Surgical Robot

Paula Marengo was home recuperating from a hysterectomy when she started leaking a small amount of urine. "I was sitting watching television and I noticed there was something going on that shouldn't be going on," she says. Marengo, 42, of Royal Oak had developed a small hole - called a fistula (FIS-chew-la) - between her bladder

Pediatric Radiologists Take Steps to Reduce Medical Radiation Exposure in Children

Though talked about and debated by health care providers and in medical literature for decades, the issue of medical radiation and its safety has recently become headline news. With the large volume of information available, it can be difficult for parents and caregivers to figure out what is safe for children. That's why it is important to

Neighborhood Club and Beaumont Hospitals announce collaboration

The Neighborhood Club and Beaumont Hospitals have announced a collaboration to provide high quality recreation and wellness options for people of all ages in the community. This groundbreaking effort has the potential to have a profound positive impact on the health and well being of residents of the Grosse Pointe communities for generations.

'Summer FitPass' Offers Unlimited Fitness at Bon Brae Center

The Community Health Promotion program at Beaumont Hospital, Grosse Pointe is offering an unlimited "Summer FitPass" which allows the holder to attend as many or as few of the classes offered at the Beaumont Bon Brae Center after 4 p.m. Monday through Friday and on Saturday. "This is an excellent way to keep up your

Beaumont Gets Grant for Minority Cancer Screenings

The Metro Health Foundation has again awarded a grant of $10,000 to the Beaumont Cancer Institute so that they may continue to provide cancer screenings for minority populations in Southeast Michigan. This is the second year in a row Metro Health has supported Beaumont's minority outreach efforts. The targeted groups in Macomb, Oakland and

Beaumont, Grosse Pointe Hosts Annual Golf Classic

The Beaumont Foundation is hosting the "Grosse Pointe Golf Classic"at the Country Club of Detroit on Monday, June 29 with morning and afternoon shotgun starts. In addition to golf, the day includes a continental breakfast, lunch, a live auction and a strolling dinner. Proceeds from this year's event will help purchase equipment to create

Study: Radiation for Heart Test Cut More Than Half, Protects CT Patients From Risks of Radiation

The radiation dose for a diagnostic scan of the heart and blood vessels was cut on average by more than half for almost 5,000 patients through a Michigan quality improvement project with no effect on image quality. Doctors and hospitals statewide have helped protect patients from the potential risks of radiation exposure as a result. Details of