tempe st. luke’s hospital Archives

Tempe St. Luke’s Hospital fills two top leadership roles

Tempe St. Luke’s Hospital has added two seasoned hospital executives to its leadership team. Nathanial Malcolm has been named as Administrator, while the hospital has hired Pamela Jones as its new Operating Room Director. In his new role, Malcolm is responsible for the hospital’s strategic plan and operations to provide high quality patient care while… Read More →

Physician Group of Arizona expands with new surgical specialists

Physician Group of Arizona Inc. (PGA), an organization comprised of primary and specialty care physicians, is expanding with a new practice: PGA Surgical Specialists. The expansion allows PGA to offer a wide range of bariatric and general surgical services, from major operations to minimally-invasive laparoscopic and outpatient procedures. PGA Surgical Specialists is affiliated with three… Read More →

Tempe St. Luke’s offering new allergy and sinus relief procedure

Tempe St. Luke’s Hospital is helping patients who opt for surgery to relieve suffering from chronic sinusitis, a condition shared by one-in-eight adults, a groundbreaking treatment that will help them recover and get back to enjoying life sooner. Since learning about Intersect ENT’s PROPEL Sinus Stent, Dr. David Mendelson, director of The Center for Sinus… Read More →

How does Arizona grow its knowledge economy?

You don’t hear many people in Arizona use the C-words these days. It’s become archaic. We are talking, of course, about Arizona’s economy and the fact that there was a time when it was defined by the five Cs — copper, cattle, cotton, citrus and climate. They were the forces that drove Arizona’s economy and… Read More →

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

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

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 →