tempe st. luke’s hospital Archives

Two Valley Hospitals offer free stroke checks


In honor of Stroke Awareness Month in May,  Mountain Vista Medical Center and Tempe St. Luke’s Hospital are partnering with the American Heart Association and American Stroke Association to offer free stroke-risk assessments through the health initiative, StrokeCheck. Hospitals will provide free screenings that may include blood pressure checks, cholesterol screenings, pulse checks for peripheral artery… Read More →

St. Luke’s Medical Center has new CEO

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IASIS Healthcare recently appointed Chris Hill as CEO of St. Luke’s Medical Center and Tempe St. Luke’s Hospital. In his role, Hill is responsible for the management and daily operations of both facilities to ensure patients receive high-quality and cost-effective care. Aside from assuming key leadership in developing and implementing goals and strategies for both… Read More →

Golich named Tempe St. Luke’s Hospital administrator


IASIS Healthcare recently promoted Jacob Golich to Administrator of Tempe St. Luke’s Hospital, a leading community hospital that provides comprehensive health care services including emergency care, orthopedics, advanced surgical procedures, diagnostic imaging, maternity care, women’s services, pain management and wound care in a caring atmosphere. In his new role, Golich oversees the day-to-day operations of… Read More →

Plaza Cos. to lease Tempe St. Luke’s MOB

Tempe St Lukes MOB, Plaza Cos, WEB
by in AZRE Magazine | Brokerage

American Healthcare Investors has chosen Plaza Companies to provide leasing for its building adjacent to Tempe St. Luke’s Hospital. The Tempe St. Luke’s Medical Office Building, a 59,808-square-foot medical complex at 1492 S. Mill Avenue in Tempe near Arizona State University, supports the hospital and is in the heart of Tempe, with freeway access, restaurants… Read More →

5 Things To Know About Weight-Loss Surgery

Weight-loss surgery - Scottsdale Living Magazine Spring 2012

Eric Schlesinger, M.D., FACS, a board-certified bariatric surgeon and the medical director of the Bridges Center for Surgical Weight Management at Tempe St. Luke’s Hospital, breaks down some of the things you need to know about weight-loss surgery. Who should consider it Typically, a patient must be morbidly obese in order to qualify for weight-loss… Read More →

Weight-Loss Surgical Procedures Help Patients Reclaim Their Lives

Weight-loss - Scottsdale Living Magazine Spring 2012

Cutting the fat: Weight-loss surgical procedures help patients gain confidence while reclaiming their lives For most people who battle their weight, there is an epiphanic moment that needs to happen before they make a healthy change that sticks. “I was 27 years old and couldn’t keep up with my (three) children because I was overweight,”… Read More →