2015

News Posts in 2015

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ALVARADO HOSPITAL FIRST IN SAN DIEGO TO PERFORM OMNIBotics ROBOTICS-ASSISTED KNEE REPLACEMENT
Nov 9, 2015

As the first hospital in all of San Diego to perform the OMNIBotics™ robotic-assisted total knee replacement. "This innovative surgery has been successfully performed on multiple patients who suffered from serious pain due to joint ...

ALVARADO HOSPITAL NAMED ONE OF AMERICA'S 100 BEST HOSPITALS FOR ORTHOPEDIC AND SPINE SURGERY, CRITICAL CARE
Oct 20, 2015

Healthgrades has recognized Alvarado Hospital as one of America’s 100 Best™ hospitals for 2016. The San Diego hospital has been selected for its excellence in orthopedic surgery, critical care and spine surgery. For the second year in a ...

CHOLL KIM NAMED 2015 SAN DIEGO PHYSICIAN CHAMPION OF THE YEAR
Oct 16, 2015

Choll Kim, MD, PhD, was named 2015 San Diego Physician Champion of the Year (medium-sized company) by the San Diego Business Journal. He was honored at the Hall of Champions in Balboa Park in Oct. 15, 2015. Dr. Kim, who is co-medical director of ...

ALVARADO EMPLOYEES TEAM UP TO MAKE NEIGHBORHOOD A "LITTER LIGHTER"
Oct 2, 2015

Alvarado Hospital employees teamed up to make the neighborhood surrounding the hospital a “litter lighter” on Sept. 30. Almost 40 employees volunteered during their lunch hour to pick up trash along Alvarado Road and Reservoir Drive ...

34 ALVARADO PHYSICIANS NAMED AMONG SAN DIEGO'S BEST IN 2015
Oct 1, 2015

Every year, San Diego Magazine and the San Diego County Medical Society publish a list of "Top San Diego Physicians." In 2015, 34 Alvarado Hospital physicians were named to this prestigious annual listing. Congratulations to the following ...

ALVARADO STAFF AND PHYSICIANS WALK TO RAISE MONEY FOR STROKE AND HEART DISEASE AWARENESS
Sep 10, 2015

Alvarado Hospital physicians and staff are walking to raise money in the fight against heart disease and stroke in San Diego as part of the American Heart Association's 2015 Heart Walk. The 4-mile Heart Walk takes place on Saturday, Sept. 19, in ...

POPULAR "SEX IN OUR CITY" EVENT FOR WOMEN ONLY TO BE HELD OCT. 20, 2015
Sep 1, 2015

Join us for a refreshments and free educational discussion on flibanserin and other hot topics related to women's sexual health With FDA approval of the new libido drug for women – flibanserin – women finally have options. This is the ...

NATIONALLY RECOGNIZED SEXUAL MEDICINE EXPERT IRWIN GOLDSTEIN COMMENTS ON FLIBANSERIN APPROVAL
Aug 18, 2015

Although there are 26 drugs approved to treat male sexual dysfunction, there are no drugs specifically approved to increase women’s libido. The FDA today approved the first drug, flibanserin—nicknamed “female Viagra." ...

DINNER WITH OUR DOCTORS: BACK & JOINT PAIN - AUG. 10, 2015
Jul 31, 2015

Is back or joint pain keeping you from enjoying your life? Why not find out your options and enjoy a three-course dinner at Terra American Bistro. A panel or orthopedic specialists from the brand-new Advanced Spine & Joint Institute will discuss ...

ONE-OF-A-KIND SPINE & JOINT PROGRAM OPENS IN SAN DIEGO
Jul 20, 2015

Imagine a hospital where patients wear comfortable clothes from home rather than hospital gowns. Where the hallway floors look like a boardwalk and images of San Diego’s beautiful landscapes and landmarks fill the walls and rooms. Imagine you ...

AMERICA'S 100 BEST HOSPITALS FOR SPINE & ORTHOPEDIC SURGERY IN 2014-2015
Jul 1, 2015

Alvarado Hospital was just ranked by Healthgrades as among " America's 100 Best Hospitals " for Spine Surgery™ and Orthopedic Surgery™ Healthgrades in 2015. This is the second year in a row Alvarado was ranked among ...

ALVARADO'S IRWIN GOLDSTEIN, MD, FEATURED IN NEW YORK TIME'S ARTICLE ON "FEMALE VIAGRA"
Jun 1, 2015

Dr. Irwin Goldstein, medical director of Alvarado's Sexual Medicine Program, as quoted in an article on a push for the FDA to approve a viagra-like drug for women. Read the New York Times article: ‘Viagra for Women’ Gets Push for ...

ALVARADO RANKED AMONG TOP 5% IN NATION FOR PATIENT SAFETY AND CLINICAL EXCELLENCE IN 2015
May 15, 2015

Alvarado Hospital was awarded the 2015 Patient Safety Excellence Award by Healthgrades in recognition of the the hospital's track records for keeping patients safe, as well as the 2015 Distinguished Hospital Award for being among the top 5% in ...

2015 SEX IN OUR CITY - SAN DIEGO'S FAVORITE SEXUAL HEALTH EVENT FOR WOMEN
Jan 20, 2015

San Diego's Popular Sexual Health Dinner Event for Women Takes Place Feb. 23, 2015 San Diego's most popular sexual health event for women will be held on Monday, Feb. 23, at farm-to-table Terra American Bistro. This popular annual event ...

NEW SPINE & JOINT INSTITUTE MODELED AFTER NATIONALLY RENOWNED PROGRAM
Jan 13, 2015

A trailblazing total joint replacement (TJR) and spine surgery program will open its doors at Alvarado Hospital in April 2015. This program is based on the nationally recognized Marshall Steele program, which is renowned for its superior outcomes, ...

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