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Weight loss surgery education seminars scheduled for April

Joon Shim, M.D., M.P.H., FACS, a fellowship-trained, minimally invasive and bariatric surgeon with Wright State Physicians, will speak at two weight loss surgery education seminars in April. Both seminars

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Wright State Physicians Surgical Oncology encourages women to talk to their doctors about breast cancer

October 14, 2016 10:14 pm

Wright State Physicians Surgical Oncology encourages women to talk to their doctors about breast cancer DAYTON, OHIO—During National Breast Cancer Awareness Month this October, Wright State Physicians

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Wright State Physicians Surgery welcomes new doctors in vascular, bariatric surgery

August 10, 2016 10:09 pm

Wright State Physicians Surgery welcomes new doctors in vascular, bariatric surgery DAYTON, OHIO—Wright State Physicians Surgery welcomes two surgeons, Laura A. Peterson, M.D., M.S., and Joon K. Shim,

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Wright State Physicians Family Medicine offers educational session about happiness

August 9, 2016 10:08 pm

Wright State Physicians Family Medicine offers educational session about happiness DAYTON, OHIO—Wright State Physicians Family Medicine will offer an educational session about happiness on Thursday,

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Wright State Physicians Family Medicine welcomes new doctor

July 28, 2016 10:07 pm

Wright State Physicians Family Medicine welcomes new doctor DAYTON, OHIO—Wright State Physicians Family Medicine welcomes Nicole Y. Turkson, M.D., Ph.D. Turkson, a family physician, is accepting new

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Nearly Half of the Area's Best Doctors are Affiliated with Wright State

July 21, 2016 3:41 pm

Twenty-five Wright State physicians were named to the 2015-16 Best Doctors® in America list. They represent 42 percent of the 59 Dayton-area doctors named.

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Male infertility: One couple’s story

June 28, 2016 10:04 pm

Male infertility: One couple’s story DAYTON, OHIO— Jason and Ellen Wheatcraft had a plan. The Wright State University graduates had been married for a few years, and they were ready to begin their

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Take steps to prevent colorectal cancer during National Colorectal Cancer Awareness Month

June 1, 2016 7:44 pm

DAYTON, OHIO—In 2016, doctors will diagnose more than 95,000 new cases of colon cancer and 39,000 cases of rectal cancer, according to the American Cancer Society. Colorectal cancer, cancer of the colon

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Wright State Physicians Orthopaedics to offer educational session about physical therapy

June 1, 2016 7:43 pm

DAYTON, OHIO—Wright State Physicians Orthopaedics will offer an educational session about physical therapy on Tuesday, July 19, at 7 p.m., in Classroom 1 on the second floor of the Wright State Physicians

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Wright State Physicians Family Medicine offers educational session about self and others

June 1, 2016 7:40 pm

June 1, 2016 Wright State Physicians Family Medicine offers educational session about self and others DAYTON, OHIO—As part of the “Brain Matters” educational series, Wright State Physicians

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Wright State Physicians nurse named 2016 Pediatric Nurse Practitioner of the Year

May 11, 2016 10:01 pm

Wright State Physicians nurse named 2016 Pediatric Nurse Practitioner of the Year DAYTON, OHIO—The Ohio Chapter of the National Association of Pediatric Nurse Practitioners (NAPNAP) named Teresa Muterspaw,

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Wright State Physicians Family Medicine offers educational session about managing negative emotions

May 3, 2016 10:00 pm

Wright State Physicians Family Medicine offers educational session about managing negative emotions DAYTON, OHIO—As part of the “Brain Matters” educational series, Wright State Physicians Family

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Local dermatologists to offer free skin cancer screenings May 9-13

April 12, 2016 9:58 pm

Local dermatologists to offer free skin cancer screenings May 9-13 DAYTON, OHIO—One in five Americans will be diagnosed with skin cancer in their lifetime. When it is caught early, skin cancer is treatable,

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Diabetes Alert Day raises awareness of looming public health crisis

March 21, 2016 9:57 pm

Diabetes Alert Day raises awareness of looming public health crisis DAYTON, OHIO—Some 86 million people have prediabetes, and nine out of 10 of them are undiagnosed. Without weight loss and moderate

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Wright State Physicians Family Medicine kicks off new educational series: ‘Brain Matters’

March 14, 2016 9:55 pm

Wright State Physicians Family Medicine kicks off new educational series: ‘Brain Matters’ DAYTON, OHIO—Wright State Physicians Family Medicine is kicking off a new educational series, “Brain Matters,”

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Take steps to prevent colorectal cancer during National Colorectal Cancer Awareness Month

March 9, 2016 9:54 pm

Take steps to prevent colorectal cancer during National Colorectal Cancer Awareness Month DAYTON, OHIO—In 2016, doctors will diagnose more than 95,000 new cases of colon cancer and 39,000 cases of rectal

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Wright State Physicians Obstetrics & Gynecology to offer educational session about female infertility

February 23, 2016 9:53 pm

Wright State Physicians Obstetrics & Gynecology to offer educational session about female infertility DAYTON, OHIO—Steven R. Lindheim, M.D., MMM, a reproductive endocrinologist with Wright State

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25 Wright State Physicians and faculty named 2015-16 Best Doctors in America®

February 11, 2016 9:52 pm

25 Wright State Physicians and faculty named 2015-16 Best Doctors in America® DAYTON, OHIO—Twenty-five Wright State physicians and faculty of the Boonshoft School of Medicine were named to the 2015-16

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Wright State Physicians names Kimberly A. Paul chief operating officer

January 15, 2016 9:51 pm

DAYTON, Ohio—Kimberly A. Paul, M.H.A., has been named chief operating officer of Wright State Physicians, one of the largest physician-managed multispecialty groups in the Dayton region, effective Feb.

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Wright State University team selected for nationwide inter-professional faculty development project

January 15, 2016 9:49 pm

Wright State University team selected for nationwide inter-professional faculty development project DAYTON, OHIO—Imagine a new world in which your doctor works with a team of health care professionals,

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