Considering surgery? Some healthcare providers offer warranties
September 14, 2014
When Carolyn Rondou needed knee replacement surgery in 2012, she decided to have the procedure done at Hoag Orthopedic Institute in Irvine, even though there were several hospitals closer to her ...
Irvine Co., St. Joseph Hoag Health bringing health clinics inside apartment complexes
September 11, 2014
In the latest move toward providing medical care outside of traditional settings, 5,000 apartment dwellers in the Village and Park apartment communities at the Irvine Spectrum Center soon will be...
More than fun and games
September 10, 2014
The Hoag Neurosciences Institute's Orange County Vital Brain Aging Program and the Chuck Jones Center for Creativity will join for an Alzheimer's prevention event from 6 to 8 p.m. Sept. 19 at the...
Hoag Recruits Neurosurgeon, Adds Obstetrics Emergency Department
September 10, 2014
Hoag Neurosciences Institute and Hoag Family Cancer Institute has recruited Robert G. Louis, M.D., from the John Wayne Cancer Institute in Santa Monica to become the only fellowship trained skull...
Newport Beach First in OC to Have Obstetrics ED
September 5, 2014
Hoag Memorial Hospital Presbyterian became the first Orange County hospital to have a dedicated Emergency Department for expectant mothers when it debuted a four-room Obstetrics Emergency Departm...
Shop with Your Doc
September 3, 2014
St. Joseph Hoag Health doctors and nutritionists will be visiting three OC Ralphs and Food4Less markets on September 9-10 to give shoppers tours around the stores, answer parents’ questions about...
New Ratings Tool Nerdwallet Puts Hoag Orthopedic at Top of List
September 1, 2014
A new online tool by nerdwallet.com put Hoag Orthopedic Institute (HOI) at the top of the list for hip and knee procedures. Nerdwallet evaluates hospitals using a different algorithm to process d...
Headed to the beach for Labor Day? Stay safe with Project Wipeout
August 27, 2014
The very last days of summer are upon us, and as people try to eek out one last (or first) trip to the beach for the season, lifeguards are prepared for huge surf and large crowds.
Robin Williams' possible Parkinson's diagnosis has patients concerned
August 23, 2014
Robin Williams' suicide is a tragedy that broke the hearts of his family and friends and an entire nation. But with the stunning revelation that the famous comedian had recently been diagnosed wi...
Kobe Bryant goes one-on-one with Father Time
August 22, 2014
Kobe Bryant is turning 36 Saturday, which means his career may or may not be flickering like a birthday candle. Shaquille O'Neal and Steve Nash were All-Stars at that age.
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.