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Charles Stroup, MD, retires after 39 years
James D. McDermott, MD, is Spartanburg Regional’s newest sports medicine doctor
Beating cancer means Dick Sargent can focus on helping others.
Adding spices to your meals may have health benefits
Trauma surgeon offers unique solution after Blacksburg man’s injury
Stephen Kana, MD, brings 30 years of experience to new location
Reunion gathers families with a shared bond.
Brand-new, 55,000-square-foot multi-floor space aids Upstate patients
Charles Catron, MD, joins Spartanburg Regional’s Corporate Health team
Physician Katherine Enos, DO, joins MGC — Family Medicine—Five Forks
Spartanburg Regional Hospice receives $412,500 grant from The Duke Endowment
No one likes to think about the possibility of an unforeseen trauma or life-threatening illness. But it can happen.
Do you have a healthcare power of attorney?
Amanda Kinney, DO, joins childhood practice
As a result of this growth, the community’s need for diverse medical services is expanding at a rapid pace.
New physician joins Immediate Care Center—Gaffney
Community engagement and leadership of a fast-growing hospital has resulted in Tony Kouskolekas’s being named one of the 50 Most Influential People of 2016
Thanksgiving is a time for family, friends and food. But it’s also a day to be especially cautious when it comes to cooking fires.
BlueCross BlueShield of South Carolina and BlueChoice HealthPlan of South Carolina have designated Spartanburg Medical Center as a Blue Distinction Center.
New family medicine physician joins MGC — Converse Heights.
Easter Meals help families gather together during a difficult time
The presence of chaplains in the hospital plays a vital role.
Facilties designated as Blue Distinction Centers demonstrate better quality and improved outcomes for patients compared with their peers.
“This partnership will help better prepare and train athletes through CFC,” said Gary Hazelwood, M.Ed.
Pelham Medical Center named Best Place to Work for fourth year
Fran Kunda, MD, isn’t one to seek attention, so being recognized as the South Carolina Academy...
New Union physician on front lines during Hurricane Maria
Hallie Pobanz, DO, works to ease pain during hospice care
“When an unexpected, non-emergent health need comes up, our immediate care center models are...
“The ability to stock unique meds for unique disease states simply allows us to help our neighbors”
Don't miss this February's health events
From Greenville to Gaffney, check out what's in your area
Pelham Medical Center tops in Best Places to Work in Healthcare.
Spartanburg Medical Center receives Blue Distinction Center designation for quality in knee replacement.
Don't miss the first events of 2020
Recipe demonstration promotes heart health
Spartanburg Regional Foundation awards annual grants.
Organ donors remembered during Donate Life Month
Spartanburg Regional Healthcare System Recognizes Leader and Associate of the Year
Pelham Medical Center (PMC) is now the only primary stroke center in Greer.
Telestroke service connects patients to care at Union Medical Center
Thomas Leong, MD, finds joy in orthopaedic surgery
Spartanburg Regional Foundation awards annual grants
Heart attack changed survivor’s outlook
Hospitals locally owned for first time in over a decade
MacKenzie Bartz, MD, follows in her father’s footsteps
A new test, called FIT, is less intrusive than a colonoscopy
New physician joins Union community
Being a new parent is a whirlwind of love and learning, and being overwhelmed can become a way of life.
A Closer Look at MyChart
Spartanburg Regional Foundation Awards Annual Grants
Spartanburg Regional named 2018 Workplace of the Year
Spartanburg Regional’s new Critical Care Pavilion opens
Employees giving back to Spartanburg Regional in 2017
REBOA raises the bar in trauma care
Don’t join the one in four with this disease
As internal medicine physicians, sometimes known as internists, we are “gatekeepers.”
SRHS Nurses Recognized with Palmetto Gold Award
When words aren’t enough, you can thank a doctor on National Doctors’ Day by making a donation that will help future patients.
Had an Automatic External Defibrillator (AED) and medical professionals not been close by, Roach may not be alive today.
Too busy planning and taking care of everyone else, Peggy McQuade, single mom of two grown daughters, attributed her exhaustion and various symptoms to her busy
Tondre Buck, MD, was inspired to study medicine by his older brother, who is also a physician.
Patients will remain in-network with uninterrupted care.
Talk to your doctor today to find out when you can activate your MyChart account.
Spartanburg Regional Healthcare System names physician, leader and associate of the year.
New doctor always wanted to be a pediatrician
A university mascot leads Dr. Dorna to Spartanburg 23 years ago
Technology to improve lives of heart failure patients, reduce hospital admissions
Six myths about hospice
Hartells remember traumatic accident, stay in PICU
Susan Hilsman, MD, describes challenges as part of Women in Medicine Month
Octavia Amaechi, MD, shares why she became a doctor as part of Women in Medicine Month
Doctor’s RN mother inspired son’s career as doctor
What health information should your child know?
Take care of yourself and your baby
SRHS Family Memorial Tree remembers those who have passed away
Easy ways to change up your diet for a happier, healthier heart
Safe Kids Spartanburg works to prevent unintentional childhood injury
IT uses technology and electronic records to transform care
Three nurses across the healthcare system were recognized by patients and coworkers with the DAISY Nurses.
Twins thriving following 102-day stay in NICU
Street renamed for Charles Boone
NICU Fund provides training for special massage therapy
More than 100,000 people in South Carolina have diabetes but don’t even know it
Immunizing your older child
93-year-old man and wife are active as SRHS volunteers
Gaffney’s first urgent care facility opens Monday, June 5.
Many experts contribute to recovery after heart surgery
SRHS Family Memorial Tree Ceremony Honors Past Employees, Volunteers, Board Members
To help ease the stress of having a baby in the NICU, we installed 40 cameras 2017 to connect families with their hospitalized babies.
Ways to protect your skin this summer.
One of the greatest gifts any person has to give is time.
Student athletes take advantage of training camp
It’s a Girl! First New Year’s Baby at Spartanburg Medical Center Born at 2:36 a.m.
As mothers, we know guilt. If guilt was a college degree, we’d have earned a PhD by our child’s first birthday.
Pelham Medical Center and Union Medical Center were recognized by the South Carolina Hospital Association’s (SCHA) Working Well.
The Teal Pumpkin Project now helps keep children with food allergies safe.
A concussion is a type of head injury that affects the way your brain functions.
New Weight Loss Services Offered at Pelham Medical Center
State’s longest running family medicine residency garners awards
Try these strategies to avoid falls and stay out of the ER
Three healthcare systems create Upstate Carolina NCORP
From ejaculation to urination, your prostate deserves respect
Betty and Walter Montgomery
Pelham Medical Center’s expansion now serving patients
SRHS leader, associate of the year recognized
Understanding a teen or tween
Katie Friday, MD, joins MGC Woman’s Clinic
Answers to what you should know about pregnancy
All you need to know about getting a flu shot, protecting yourself
Construction underway for Gibbs at Pelham, to be complete in 2020
Diabetes educator answers what to eat, the risks of diabetes
Is your workout safe?
Spartanburg Regional experts gather for diabetes education expo
Infectious disease “geek” joins MGC-Internal Medicine-Westside
John Gallagher, MD, has watched medicine evolve
Gibbs Cancer Center & Research Institute is using advanced biopsy technique to see what couldn’t be seen before.
Melissa Peters, MD, shares why she became a doctor as part of Women in Medicine Month
September is Gynecologic Cancer Awareness month and Dr. Schwab says knowing the symptoms is important
Oncology nutrition offers unique perspective on cancer prevention, treatment
The warmth gives us the opportunity to still enjoy the outdoors, but be aware of the risks of heat stroke and dehydration.
Bang Giep, MD, joins Spartanburg Regional
Relay For Life: Raising support and honoring lost loved ones
Grant supports new chapel
Former hospital president changed health care in Upstate
Allergist Robin Go, MD, shares the common allergies he sees
What you need to know about making healthcare decisions
It takes a strong team to contribute to the healthcare needs of a community.
Annual luncheon, held on April 26, honors Spartanburg Regional Hospice
Sports medicine coach describes the workouts behind Upward Stars’ volleyball success
Vitamin D can play a role in your skin and bone health
Learn some common – and some unique – cardiac exercises
Strength and Conditioning experts to attend fourth annual event
To many people, impaired driving means driving under the influence of alcohol, which is an incomplete definition
Ways to stay healthy while others are sick
Have you ever heard the phrase “eat a rainbow a day?”
Five reasons to attend a support group
The American Heart Association redefined high blood pressure and patients have had many questions.
Hospice volunteer donates time and bird feeders to hospice home
Some of our neighbors are forced to choose between food, utilities or medical care.
Some traditional holiday foods can be healthy and are considered “superfoods.”
For some, traditions can be a reminder of loss and hosting visitors from out of town might be stressful.
Trying to eat healthier doesn’t have to mean missing out on your holiday favorites.
Gibbs' international reputation for research is now beginning to attract the best and brightest researchers to the area.
Baby Lorelai received NICU care when she stopped breathing after birth
Spartanburg Regional partners with Aetna to offer Medicare plans
When someone’s health is in decline, family gatherings become that much more important
Family donates beloved car to support health care
Survivors encouraged women for early screenings, to live life to the fullest
Hospitalists work as ‘primary care physicians’ for patients in hospital
With the help of Spartanburg Regional and MedicareCompareUSA, you can compare local and national Medicare plans
Surgery technique helps women after mastectomy
Hospice holds Christopher's Camp to help children and teens with bereavement
South Carolina ranks high in number of prostate cancer diagnoses, deaths
Total knee replacement surgery is the most common inpatient surgery for middle age and older Americans.
Sports Medicine Institute athlete Aidyn Wiggins wins gold at AAU Junior Olympics
Plastic surgeon brings unique skill of microsurgery
Spartanburg Medical Center earns national baby accreditation.
Stay hydrated to avoid heat exhaustion, heat stroke.
Spartanburg Medical Center’s June DAISY award recipient is Cindy Bryant, RN.
SANE nurses care for cases of assault, violence.
Spartanburg Regional takes part in Hospitals Against Violence Day.
One in 13 children has a food allergy.
The mascot, along with his name, was unveiled as part of SRHS’s 2017 Hospital Week celebration.
6 things you can do to stay safe and prepare for an emergency.
Stroke is the leading cause of long-term disability and the fifth leading cause of death in the US, with more than 800,000 strokes occurring each year.
Nancy Welch encourages other during her cancer journey
Providing medical care to the workforce takes a special kind of expertise that looks at the problem from all angles.
Advanced directives conversations often seem “too soon” until it’s too late
Medical Group of the Carolinas birth expert makes a difference as part of midwives organization.
An innovative program supported by Spartanburg Regional Foundation gives employees another shot at their education
Tony Kouskolekas emphasizes how the two go hand-in-hand
Life gets so busy that you put your health on the back burner. But not getting health screenings — like a colonoscopy — puts your life at risk.
Hospitals all over the world are working diligently to achieve a high level of care and give mothers the very best start.
Learn how to use an Automated External Defibrillator.
From the SAT and ACT to end-of-course academic exams, high stakes standardized tests are a big part of the high school and college experience.
Carlton Schwab, MD, was a college student eating in a restaurant when he witnessed a man having a stroke.
Women are 10 times more likely to suffer from thyroid disorders than males.
Pelham Medical Center wins national award.
STACK programing works on overall athleticism with Olympic-grade training.
Recent research suggests that early specialization of one sport put the athlete at an increased risk of injury.
Spartanburg Regional Healthcare System completes move to Beaumont.
Union welcomes new pediatrician.
Pelham Medical Center recognized by Most Wired
Respiratory therapists play a significant role in patient care.
MGC—OB/GYN—Union helps moms while growing their family.
To get back to the sport, symptoms have to resolve completely.
At 37 years old, Lori was having a stroke.
Distinguishing 'shin splints' and stress fractures can be difficult and should be done by a physician familiar with these complaints.
Even if you don't think you are pushing yourself too hard with your new work out, accidents can happen.
Plan now and be prepared for our next winter storm
With flu season in full swing, here’s what you need to know:
Spartanburg Regional Foundation announces dates for 2020 grants program
Paramedic describes her battle with sepsis
PART III: Series examines the work of Sexual Assault Nurse Examiners
Part II: Series examines the work of Sexual Assault Nurse Examiners
Never stop talking to your teen about road safety.
Pediatrician helps answer questions on the amber necklaces
Foundation honors two-term board members at gala
Pediatrician gives tips for back-to-school stress
Ben Friday, MD, loves being a family medicine doctor
Project SEARCH students graduate from internship program
MitraClip offered at Spartanburg Medical Center
Marsha and Jimmy Gibbs' generosity can be seen throughout the Upstate
When to talk to your child about sex, drugs and alcohol
Pediatrician helps clue parents in on what to look for
Milestone Family Medicine becomes part of Medical Group of the Carolinas
Volunteer goes the extra mile for others
Assistance fund put heart patient on the road back to good health
Mix squash into your meals this season
Spartanburg Regional, community partners invest in the construction trade
Special art helps family remember loved ones in hospice care
Know how to arm yourself against ‘the resistance’
Are you gambling on your health?
Treating it requires a good team, expert says
Cancer doctors encourage patients to know their options
Renee Romberger honored with Order of the Palmetto for community health initiatives
SRHS veteran remembers his service
A simple test can help you know for sure
Volunteers deliver Thanksgiving hospice meals each year
Baileys awarded Young Philanthropists of the Year
Globetrotting doctors now call Upstate SC home
Ron Figura, MD, learned his love for medicine through firefighting, EMS
An Uplifting Event to be held on Oct. 22
Prepare your family and home with these tips from Spartanburg Regional Healthcare System
Lady Slipper Garden Club works on new garden of nearly 200 new plants
Vince Krydynski tries to bring humor, happiness to Gibbs patients as he volunteers
Answers to common questions to ease fears of parents and children about shots
Actually it's both.
Gibbs Cancer Center & Research Institute in Spotlight as National SpaceOAR Education & Resource Center
What you don’t know could be hurting your game.
Mobile mammography comes to you
A day in the life of a trauma team at Spartanburg Medical Center
Many of the injuries we see are the same, and as always, the best treatment is prevention.
Catch a sneak peak of our upcoming Discover Health TV show
He was part of Spartanburg’s burgeoning rock scene years ago, now performs at hospice home
Sometimes clinicians are faced with another life-saving choice – organ donation
Renee Dean, Joseph Maurice Hood, Lauren Rauscher and Karen Smith were selected among the top 100
Patients will remain in-network with uninterrupted care
Trauma Services Department works to teach people how to stop the bleed
Cancer educator answers questions for patients, family, community
How stress can contribute to heart disease
While you are planning your resolutions, make plans to keep yourself and your family warm and safe.
Know the symptoms and don't
With flu upon us, staying healthy is key to keeping those holiday plans.
Pediatric rehabilitation experts pick therapeutic toys for annual Christmas party
The amount of sugar and fat found most bags of Halloween candy can be downright scary.
Breast cancer survivor shares her story to encourage others
Woman shares gratitude for mammography program that saved her life
In 2016, the Foundation distributed $695,000 in grants.
Falls leading cause of injury for older adults
Changes at hospice home emphasize connection to nature
AccessHealth connects patients to care
Betty Warlick, RN, is an advocate for nurses and the whole heathcare system
Proceeds from this year’s event will go toward the purchase and donation of additional AEDs for community organizations.
A cancer vaccine for pre-teens and teens.
After being diagnosed with multiple myeloma in 2015, Julia Lyons wanted to give back to Gibbs Cancer Center & Research Institute
Motorcycle enthusiasts will be riding in the Upstate on Aug. 26 to raise money for hospice
Technology at Spartanburg Medical Center monitors in real time.
Home Health nurses help patient after tractor accident.
“We Honor Veterans” is a collaborative effort of the National Hospice and Palliative Care Organization and the Department of Veterans Affairs.
Experts say: Leave the fireworks to the professionals this July Fourth
Your old vehicle can help someone in the community through the Spartanburg Regional Foundation.
11 sun safety tips to remember at the beach.
Angels Charge Ministry receives Foundation grant
SRHS employees give generously for 25 years and counting.
Project SEARCH partners with Upstate businesses to create more internships
Regular exercise helps ensure that life is just getting started at 65.
Nurses at Spartanburg Medical Center are being honored with The DAISY Award for Extraordinary Nurses.
“…we love on them so much.”
A cancer diagnosis set Skipper Brawley on a path to new friendships and opportunities to serve others.
SRHS, Sharing Hope SC honors organ donors with memorial tree ceremony
“Spring is by far worse than fall for people with allergies,” said allergist Robin Go, MD.
8 facts you should know about organ donation
Women should get bone density screenings every two years
For more than 20 years, the two have partnered to provide comfort and support to families during the Easter holiday.
Many of us take for granted the role our kidneys play in our bodies.
Bill Fitch wanted to give back to the Spartanburg Regional Hospice Home back to show his gratitude.
The cardiac rehab program helps heart patients recover from an illness and maintain good health.
Looking for a heart healthy but romantic dish? We've got you covered.
“Most people do not realize they need it until it’s too late.”
Spartanburg Regional takes part in CDC effort.
Plant-based nutrition can help with cancer patients in recovery or still receiving therapy.
Consultation on diagnoses matter to patients.
As if women need one more thing to worry about, there’s this: the things we worry about really aren’t all in our minds.
Hospital pediatric rehabilitation experts partner with equine therapy program HALTER.
How much is too much? Follow these 10 steps to keep portion size under control.
Expert advice from the head of Pelham Medical Center’s primary stroke center.
A snowstorm in the Upstate can be exciting. But snow days can also bring danger.
“Food poisoning isn’t the mayonnaise, it's the bacteria growing on the mayonnaise that isn’t distributed across the whole food.”
Statistics show that December, January and February are the leading months for home fires and carbon monoxide poisoning in the United States.
Families in need apply with their local Salvation Army for help with toys and food for Christmas.
Know when to call 9-1-1 for a heart attack and don't wait too late.
Spencer Eison used lessons he learned in a Spartanburg Regional-sponsored class to save a classmate's life.
Every Christmas, families celebrate the lives of loved ones lost. The Spartanburg Regional Foundation and the Spartanburg Regional Hospice Home give people a un
Consider this approach to your holiday meals.
You’re starting to regret that third helping of green bean casserole, turkey and sweet potato pie you had on Thanksgiving.
TRANSFORM SC is part of a national effort to better understand the factors that impact child health.
Spartanburg Regional honors veterans.
Diabetes is one condition where we constantly hear wrong information. Let’s help set the record straight.
EID Public Outreach Program is an effort to save more lives by building on the relationships between hospitals in the state.
“With every patient interaction, we strive to be the best hospital,” said Phil Feisal, president of Spartanburg Medical Center.
Physician receives Harry Hynes Award from National Institute for Health.
Healthgrades names hospital among top 10 percent in the nation.
Mammography is the key to detecting breast cancer at its earliest stages when it is most treatable.
“I remember thinking, I’m only 35. How in the world did this happen?” Rosanne said.
Annual Hangar B event raises money, awareness for heart disease.
Falls are a serious issue that can cause moderate to severe injuries, including hip fractures, lacerations, and head traumas.
It’s tough to see a loved one dealing with cancer. Being a caregiver for a loved one also is challenging.
Hospital and library partner bringing archives online.
SRHS recognized with prestigious American Heart Association award.
Immediate Care Center vs. Emergency Rooms
As children head back to school, the likelihood for them to get sick is apt to rise.
But you probably have a lot of questions: Which vaccines do they need? When do they need certain vaccines?
Spartanburg Medical Center joins with HALTER for pediatric rehabilitation.
While the summer temperatures are still hot, athletes start preparing for their fall sports.
SRHS dietician teaches how to grocery shop with a critical eye
Stress is bad for your waistline, but it also weights heavy on your heart and is chipping away at your health.
Pelham Medical Center receives Blue Distinction Center designation for quality in spine surgery.
It's important to know the types of ailments that can be treated in an Immediate Care facility.
Heart disease survivor tells women to listen to their bodies.
'We wanted to bring this high quality care to our local patients,' said Gibbs Cancer Center physicist, Jacob Gersh, PhD.
Consortium to quickly match cancer patients to trials offering the greatest potential for a cure.
New SpaceOAR System provides more protection during radiation
Answered by Jack Cleland, MD, Medical Group of the Carolinas - Pediatrics - North Grove
Answered by Erin Bailey, MD, Medical Group of the Carolinas - Pediatrics - North Grove
Answered by Marcia Para, MD, Medical Group of the Carolinas - Pediatrics - Westside
Project SEARCH spreads throughout South Carolina.
'This cancer center will serve generations to come,' said David Church, DHA.
You may have a loved one who suffered from a transient ischemic attack (TIA). This is commonly called a “mini-stroke.”
Here's what you should know about organ donation.
SMC uses UV light to obliterate dangerous germs.
The sun is shining, flowers are blooming, and leaves on the trees have turned green.
Meal: Lunch, Serves: 6, Prep: 12 minutes, Cook Time: 7 minutes.
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