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Highland Hospital Introduces Customized App for Bariatric Patients

Jan 04, 2018

Highland Hospital is teaming up with “Baritastic,” a weight loss app, to offer a customized experience for patients in the Highland Bariatric Program. By connecting to Highland’s Bariatric Program through the “Baritastic” app, users will be able to more easily share information with their dietitians, access the program’s meal plans, and receive notifications of upcoming support events. Highland is the first hospital in Monroe County to offer this kind of tool for weight loss patients.

Highland Hospital Physician Elected Vice President of International Geriatric Fracture Society

Dec 14, 2017

The International Geriatric Fracture Society (IGFS) has elected Highland Hospital Associate Chief of Medicine, Daniel Mendelson, M.S., M.D., FACP, AGSF, CMD, as vice president. Dr. Mendelson will serve a two-year term, followed by a two-year term as president. A founding board member, Dr. Mendelson will be the first geriatrician to lead this group.

UR Medicine/Highland Hospital Welcomes Three New Orthopaedic Surgeons

Dec 07, 2017

UR Medicine/Highland Hospital announces the addition of three new orthopaedic surgeons: Sandeep Mannava, M.D., Ph.D., Emmanuel Menga, M.D., and Susan McDowell, M.D. All three doctors will see patients and perform surgery at Highland Hospital.

Highland Hospital to Host UR Medicine Breast Imaging Event

Nov 03, 2017

Highland Hospital will be hosting “Your Breast Health. Facts, Myths & More.” a free casual evening of mingling and education with the UR Medicine Breast Imaging team, on Thursday, November 16 from 6 to 8 p.m. in Ballroom 384 at City Grill, 384 East Avenue in Rochester.

Highland Hospital Opens First Hybrid Operating Room

Oct 25, 2017

Highland Hospital is proud to announce the opening of its new state-of-the-art hybrid operating room. The largest operating room Highland Hospital has ever had at 1100 square feet, the room includes an advanced imaging system that will enable Highland to address more diverse patient needs and offer an expanded vascular surgery service.