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Hearts for health care workers and first responders

“How can I help?” A question so many are asking right now. With no one right answer, as a part of the health care community, we are inspired by the “Hearts for Healthcare workers and first responders” social initiative.   How it works: Hang a heart in your window to show your support for anyone … Continued

Becker’s ASC Review: The Surgery Center – Shrewsbury establishes one of MA first total knee replacement programs

‘A paradigm shift’: Dr. William Balcom on establishing one of Massachusetts’ 1st total knee replacement programs Click here for the original Becker’s article William Balcom, MD, an orthopedic surgeon practicing at The Surgery Center in Shrewsbury, Mass., recently performed the first outpatient total knee replacement at an ASC in Worcester County. Dr. Balcom spoke with … Continued

WCVB NEWS: Shields’ manogram, the new test for prostate cancer

CLICK: http://www.wcvb.com/article/manogram-the-new-test-for-prostate-cancer/12664879   WCVB news anchor Rhondella Richardson interviews Shields’ medical director, Dr. Steve Sweriduk and Shields’ patient Bill Whelan about the benefits of the “manogram” for prostate cancer detection. Bill is 76 years old and had a rising PSA. His physician told him “there was a 98% chance he did NOT have prostate cancer.” but … Continued