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Mercyhealth Welcomes New Emergency Medicine Physican

Mercyhealth is pleased to welcome Dr. John Leonard to the Emergency Medicine staff of Javon Bea Hospital–Riverside and Rockton, Rockford. Dr. Leonard believes in the power of clear and effective communication. “In the Emergency Department, we physicians have a short amount ...

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Mercyhealth Offers Infant Safety Classes in 2020

JANESVILLE, Wisconsin–Mercyhealth will offer a free, four-hour Think First Infant Safety Class. All classes are held at Mercyhealth Hospital and Trauma Center–Janesville, 1000 Mineral Point Ave., in the Mercyhealth Conference Center, on these 2020 dates and times: Sunday, January 12, ...

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Mercyhealth Hosts Open House January 25 to Showcase Renovations

JANESVILLE, Wisconsin—Mercyhealth will host a public open house to celebrate the completion of its $15.3 million renovations at Mercyhealth Hospital and Trauma Center–Janesville, 1000 Mineral Point Ave., Janesville. The event is Saturday, January 25, from 11 am-2 pm. Guests will enjoy: ...

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Mercyhealth Development Foundation Holds Successful Holiday Toy Drive

ROCKFORD, Illinois—The Mercyhealth Development Foundation held its largest and most successful Holiday Toy Drive on Thursday, December 12, collecting more than 1,000 toys for pediatric patients receiving care throughout Mercyhealth. Generous donors dropped off toys throughout the morning and enjoyed ...

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Mercyhealth Walworth Hospital Welcomes OB/GYN

LAKE GENEVA, Wisconsin–Mercyhealth is pleased to welcome Dr. Marybeth Anderson to the Obstetrics and Gynecology physician staff of Mercyhealth Hospital and Medical Center–Walworth, N2950 State Rd. 67, Hwys. 50 and 67, Lake Geneva. Dr. Anderson is a Fellow of the American ...

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Mercyhealth Welcomes Pediatric Surgeon

Mercyhealth is pleased to welcome Dr. Ai-Xuan Le Holterman, MD, to the Pediatric Surgery staff of Javon Bea Hospital–Riverside, 8201 E. Riverside Blvd., Rockford. Dr. Holterman has a special interest in global children’s health. “Patient autonomy is important in my practice. ...

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Mercyhealth Appoints Medical Director of Electrophysiology

JANESVILLE, Wisconsin–Mercyhealth is pleased to announce it has appointed Imdad Ahmed, MD, FACP, FACC, FHRS to serve as Medical Director of Electrophysiology and the Electrophysiology Lab at Mercyhealth. Dr. Ahmed sees patients in both Janesville and Lake Geneva. Dr. Ahmed joined ...

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Mercyhealth Algonquin Welcomes Pulmonologist

Mercyhealth is pleased to welcome Laeeq S. Shamsuddin, MD, to the Pulmonology staff at Mercyhealth Algonquin, 2401 Harnish Dr., Ste. 101. He continues to see patients at Mercyhealth Woodstock, 2000 Lake Ave. His special interests include: Acute respiratory distress syndrome APRV ...

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