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Robert Myerburg, M.D., left, hopes the new clinic will help more recreational athletes like avid cyclist Michael Gale, right, avoid sudden cardiac death.

UHealth Launches Clinic to Reduce Sudden Cardiac Deaths in Athletes

June 25, 2013

UHealth cardiologists are hoping to put more than luck on the side of high-intensity recreational athletes, as well as competitive athletes and others embarking on new exercise programs, by establishing a monthly clinic at University of Miami Hospital focused on hypertrophic cardiomyopathy and other inherited and acquired causes of life-threatening heart rhythm disturbances.

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The cardiology clinic in Deerfield Beach is open on Fridays by appointment.

UHealth Opens New Cardiology Clinic at Sylvester at Deerfield Beach

June 25, 2013

UHealth is now offering its world-renowned cardiology services to patients in Deerfield Beach. Led by Robert C. Hendel, M.D., professor of medicine and Director of Outpatient Services for the Cardiovascular Division, the Cardiology Clinic at Deerfield Beach offers a comprehensive cardiovascular evaluation and a full range of non-invasive cardiac testing, such as stress testing, echocardiography and nuclear cardiology.

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Bascom Palmer Eye Institute Receives Florida Choice Award in Naples

June 18, 2013

Bascom Palmer Eye Institute in Naples was named a winner of the 11th Annual Southwest Florida Choice Awards presented by the Naples Daily News. The award is given to businesses that are chosen by readers of the paper and its website, naplesnews.com. The winners were acknowledged at a reception held Thursday, June 13, at Artis-Naples, formerly the Naples Philharmonic.

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Nominate a March of Dimes Nurse of the Year

June 11, 2013

The UHealth nursing staff at the Miller School is one of the most vital components of our healthcare team. The March of Dimes, a longtime supporter of the nursing profession, is asking for nominations of distinguished nurses in Miami-Dade or Monroe counties who deserve to be recognized as Nurse of the Year. Please take a moment to nominate a nurse or nursing student who has impacted lives by providing exceptional patient care.

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