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New Cardiac Surgery Chief joins UR Medicine

Sunil M. Prasad, M.D., has been appointed chief of Cardiac Surgery at UR Medicine’s Strong Memorial Hospital. Prasad performs a range of complex surgical procedures, including heart transplants, and has special expertise in the use of mechanical devices — LVADs and ECMO — for the treatment of heart or respiratory failure.

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UR Medicine Opens Complex Care Center

UR Medicine has opened Rochester’s first primary care practice dedicated to caring for adults with chronic childhood-onset conditions such as cystic fibrosis, sickle cell anemia, childhood cancers, autism, and intellectual and developmental disabilities.

One of the first centers of its kind in the nation, the practice brings together internal medicine-pediatrics specialty care, dental care provided by Eastman Institute of Oral health, nutrition services, physical therapy and other essential health services. The Center will be a resource for providers across the region who care for patients with complex conditions; it will offer telephone consults and training, as well as new protocols for this patient population.

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Strong Health is most preferred hospital

UR Medicine’s Strong Memorial Hospital Named Rochester’s Most Preferred Hospital

UR Medicine’s Strong Memorial Hospital was named a 2015/2016 Consumer Choice Award winner by National Research Corporation. The annual award identifies the top hospitals across the United States that health care consumers have chosen as having the highest quality and image. This is the 20th consecutive year that Strong has been named Rochester’s most preferred hospital.