Take Control of Your Cholesterol Stat
August 21, 2014
If you have high cholesterol and you are not taking statins, it is time to make a doctor’s appointment. Recently, the American College of Cardiology and the American Heart Association presented n...
Hoag Hires Dr. David Millett
August 11, 2014
Hoag Memorial Hospital Presbyterian hired Dr. David Millett as director of its epilepsy program. The neurologist previously directed epilepsy programs at LAC-USC Medical Center and Rancho Los Ami...
Hoag opens urgent care facility in Huntington
August 6, 2014
Hoag Health Center in Huntington Beach has opened an urgent care facility. Hoag Medical Group doctors are staffing the latest feature at the recently expanded medical facility, attending to vario...
St. Joseph Hoag Health, CHOC in ACO
August 4, 2014
Irvine-based St. Joseph Hoag Health and Children’s Hospital of Orange County said today that they would form an accountable care organization.
Hoag named as one of top 100 Hospitals and Health Systems with Great Oncology Programs
July 25, 2014
Hoag was named to the list for being one of the top 100 hospitals leading the way in terms of quality patient care, cancer outcomes and research.
Preparing for Surgery with 3-D Printing
July 24, 2014
What if your Orthopedic Surgeon could make a copy of your damaged bone and practice your surgery before heading to the operating room? It sounds like science fiction, but it's actually a new tre...
Hoag Rides the Wave of Health Care Innovation into Huntington Beach
July 22, 2014
Surf City has it good: Beautiful beaches, good food, perfect weather, and now easy access to some of the best medical care in the county.
Hoag ranked as a Best Hospital by U.S. News & World Report
July 18, 2014
Hoag was ranked as a Best Hospital by the U.S News & World Report. The organization was named as one of the top ten hospitals in the Los Angeles metro area and twentieth in California.
500 People to Know in Healthcare
July 16, 2014
Hoag's Robert T. Braithwaite, Dr. Jack Cox, and Tim Moore were named by Becker's Hospital Review for displaying dedication to improving the healthcare industry.
Teaching public about beach safety can prevent lifeguard deaths
July 15, 2014
Our hearts are broken. On July 6, Ben Carlson became the first Newport Beach lifeguard to die in the line of duty. The job of this 15-year veteran of the city's marine operations was to protect s...
Heart disease, it starts with your genes
July 14, 2014
For some of us, heart disease begins when we’re still in diapers.
That may sound a bit dramatic but thanks to the complexities of cellular biology, some of us start to experience the weathering...
Charity Spotlight: Angels and Hoag Strike Out Stroke
July 14, 2014
Last Saturday, two-time stroke survivor and Newport Beach resident Michelle Wulfestieg, 32, threw out the first pitch at Angel’s Stadium as part of the “Strike Out Stroke Day,” a partnership bet...
How much sleep do you really need?
July 13, 2014
You’ve heard the expression, “It’s not about quantity, it’s about quality?” Well, when it comes to sleep, it’s about both. A lot of us know that we need about eight hours of sleep to function pr...
Who has your back when it comes to back surgery?
July 11, 2014
When you require something as complicated as spinal surgery, it is important to choose the right doctor and the right program. Neurosurgeons and orthopedic surgeons have historically competed, wi...
USC Expands Cancer Care in Orange County
July 9, 2014
For thousands of patients in Orange County, accessing specialized medical care at USC’s nationally recognized cancer center has been a challenge because of the distance.