Get to Know: Richard Rubin, MD
Richard Rubin, MD, obstetrician-gynecologist, sees many high-risk patients and also has clinical interests in low-risk pregnancy and the low-impact treatment of patients with peri-menopausal symptoms.
Dr. Sidhartha Pani’s Paintings Now on Display at Emerson Medical at Sudbury through October
As part of its mission to keep the community healthy, Emerson Medical at Sudbury continues its art exhibit series to inspire wellness. The latest exhibit, “Out of Africa,” features paintings by Dr. Sidhartha Pani, Medical Director of Emerson Primary Care Associates of Sudbury. The series is based on his family’s experiences in Kenya and Tanzania, and the richness of wildlife in the Serengeti, Ngoro Ngoro, Amboseli and Masai Mara.
Self Defense Seminar on August 21 - Ideal for Students Going to College
Emerson’s Steinberg Wellness Center for Mind and Body is offering a self-defense seminar for teens and adults on August 21. The seminar includes hands-on self-defense techniques and strategies for staying safe – it is ideal for college students.
In My Own Voice: Sophia’s Scoliosis Makes Her Stronger Physically and Mentally
Sophia was diagnosed with scoliosis at age ten and required comprehensive management by a team of clinicians. Today, due to her hard work with Schroth physical therapy, wearing a back brace, and meeting regularly with the team at the Emerson Scoliosis Program, her posture has noticeably improved.
Back to Work With Two Healthy Shoulders
Orthopedic surgery has become progressively more effective and easier for patients. At Emerson Hospital, experienced orthopedic surgeons with impressive clinical expertise have been joined by new physicians. All provide the most current approach to musculoskeletal care and are supported by the Clough Family Center for Rehabilitative and Sports Therapies and Emerson Home Care.
Convenient, Comprehensive Care for Broken Ankle Keeps Director of Kimball Farm Ice Cream on Her Feet
After breaking her ankle, Jill found the care she needed close to home through Emerson. From the initial diagnosis to physical therapy, Emerson helped her get back to her job producing ice cream at Kimball Farm!
Making the Most of Summer for Student Athletes
As student athletes take a break from school sports for the summer, their training doesn’t necessarily have to stop. Here are a few tips to help stay injury-free as they prepare for the upcoming fall athletic season.
Navigating the Medical System for Your Loved One with Dementia – July 24
Join Emerson Hospital’s Care Management team for a free educational program about dementia for families and caregivers on Wednesday, July 24 from 6 p.m. – 7 p.m. at Emerson Hospital, Cheney Conference Room, 133 Old Road to Nine Acre Corner, Concord, MA. Janet Benvenuti, author of Don’t Give Up on Me! Supporting Aging Parents Successfully, and founder of Circle of Life Partners, will discuss strategies for navigating the medical system and optimizing life at home for a loved one with dementia. Bring your stories and questions and join the conversation. For more information or to RSVP, contact email@example.com or call 978-287-3170. Refreshments will be served.
Jim Rand of Acton Receives Outstanding Volunteer Award at Emerson Hospital
Since 2001, Emerson's Volunteer of the Year award winner, Jim Rand has spent nearly all of his Thursdays volunteering at the hospital. His role is unique because he is the only volunteer at the hospital who does what he does. Jim uses his vast knowledge working for decades at Raytheon as an electronic systems engineer to help keep technology running smoothly throughout the hospital.
Emerson Hospital Teams with IMPACT Melanoma to Sponsor 15 Sunscreen Dispensers in Concord and Surrounding Communities
IMPACT Melanoma, a national non-profit organization dedicated to reducing the incidence of melanoma, is pleased to announce they have teamed with Emerson Hospital to deploy automatic sunscreen dispensers at 15 high-traffic locations, including parks and recreation facilities, beaches, rail trails, and athletic fields. The dispensers provide complementary sunscreen throughout Concord, Bedford, Westford, Hudson, Sudbury, Acton, and Maynard.