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Youngrin Kim, M.D., Honored with Highland Hospital Distinguished Physician Award

Apr 10, 2017

Youngrin Kim, M.D., is the recipient of Highland Hospital’s Distinguished Physician Award. Dr. Kim, an Instructor of Clinical Medicine, University of Rochester School of Medicine, serves as a nocturnist, the physician leader at Highland during the night.

Highland Hospital’s 11th Annual Gala is April 8

Mar 27, 2017

Highland Hospital’s 2017 Gala will be held Saturday, April 8 at 6 p.m. at the Joseph A. Floreano Rochester Riverside Convention Center. Funds raised through the gala will support the technological and equipment upgrades needed to outfit Highland’s new Hybrid Operating Room.

Highland Hospital Recognized by National Safe Sleep Hospital Certification Program

Mar 24, 2017

Highland Hospital is being recognized by the National Safe Sleep Hospital Certification Program as a Gold Safe Sleep Champion, for commitment to best practices and education on infant safe sleep.

Dr. Benjamin Ricciardi joins UR Medicine/Highland Hospital

Mar 20, 2017

UR Medicine/Highland Hospital welcomes Benjamin F. Ricciardi, M.D., as Assistant Professor in the Department of Orthopaedics and Rehabilitation. Ricciardi, an orthopaedic surgeon, specializes in total knee replacements and total hip replacements. He will see patients and perform surgery at Highland Hospital.

Highland Hospital Chief of Cardiology named Governor-Elect of the American College of Cardiology

Feb 22, 2017

J. Chad Teeters, MD, MS, RPVI, FACC, Chief of Cardiology for Highland Hospital, has been elected as the next Governor of the New York State Delegation of the American College of Cardiology (NYACC). Dr. Teeters will serve as Governor-Elect until March 2018, then will serve as Governor of NYACC and President of the New York Cardiological Society from 2018 until 2020.