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Jupiter Medical Center Expands Single Site Surgical Capabilities with Innovative Procedure That Offers Scarless Surgery And Swifter Recovery.
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Jupiter Medical Center announced today that it has implemented an electron beam IntraOperative Radiation Therapy (e-IORT) breast radiation therapy into its world-class Comprehensive Breast Care Program in an effort to minimize treatment time without sacrificing care levels.
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To further enhance the Mandel JCC of the Palm Beaches’ (JCC) mission to provide health and wellness initiatives to members, the community center has partnered with Jupiter Medical Center (JMC) to create a highly personalized health, wellness and fitness program at its Palm Beach Gardens campus, located at 5221 Hood Road. JMC brings 35 years of experience to the collaboration. The JCC currently offers dozens of fitness classes, health and wellness events and more.
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At Jupiter Medical Center, we have been working diligently to address Ebola preparedness, and have put measures in place to identify and address potential risks and respond appropriately. Our key leaders are engaged in these efforts in conjunction with local, state and federal authorities. We are extensively training and educating our team members and are prepared for any encounter with any potential Ebola exposure.
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Jupiter Medical Center (JMC) expands its services with the addition of the new Lighthouse Detox on October 10, 2014. The new Lighthouse Detox—a state-of-the-art, 15-bed facility designed with a relaxing and serene atmosphere—offers adults a safe and supportive environment to take the first step in their journey to be free of alcohol or drug addiction. Residents who turn to The Lighthouse can take comfort in the knowledge that because the detox center is on the medical center campus, there is no safer place to begin their journey to health.
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The Joe Namath Neurological Research Center at Jupiter Medical Center opens today in Jupiter, FL, to help combat the debilitating effects of traumatic brain injuries (TBI) in the United States. Joe Namath, the legendary New York Jets quarterback and Pro Football Hall of Fame member, shared his personal story about his health issues to help raise awareness, funds and widespread support for targeted research into a potential new treatment for TBI, which affects 1.7 million Americans each year.
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JUPITER, Fla. (August 5, 2014) – Jupiter Medical Center recently celebrated another milestone in providing world-class healthcare to the community with the groundbreaking of the new free-standing Margaret W. Niedland Breast Center. As phase one of Jupiter Medical Center’s brand new oncology campus, the new two-story, 26,000 square foot Margaret W. Niedland Breast Center will be located at 2111 Military Trail, near Jupiter Medical Center’s current Outpatient Imaging Center. The interior design of the Breast Center will emulate a contemporary yet elegant spa-like experience, featuring soft lighting and music, harmonious feng-shui concepts, and stone and steel accents. The exterior south side of the building will be surrounded with tranquil meditation gardens.
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JUPITER, FLA. (July 3, 2014) – Jupiter Medical Center (JMC) became the first health care facility in Florida to perform robotic thoracic surgery and robotic gynecologic surgery using the new da Vinci® Xi™ Surgical System in July 2014. The lung procedure was performed by Dr. K. Adam Lee, Medical Director of the Thoracic Surgery and Lung Center of Excellence at JMC on Tuesday, July 1, 2014. Dr. Donna Pinelli, Medical Director of the Frank E. and Mary D. Walsh Robotic Surgery Program at JMC, performed the state’s first gynecologic procedure on the da Vinci® Xi™ Surgical System on Wednesday, July 2, 2014.
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Anthony E. Addesa, MD, has joined the world-class oncology team at Jupiter Medical Center’s Ella Milbank Foshay Cancer Center as Medical Director of Radiation Oncology. In this position, Dr. Addesa will utilize his expertise in acute cancer care to further enhance the Foshay Cancer Center. Dr. Addesa is Board Certified in Radiation Oncology and has more than 18 years of experience in the field. He is fluent in Spanish, Italian and French.
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John Couris, President and CEO of Jupiter Medical Center (JMC), was presented the Health Care/Science Professional Award at the Chamber of Commerce of the Palm Beaches’ Annual Business Awards Breakfast on May 30, 2014 at the Palm Beach County Convention Center. The Business Awards recognize Palm Beach County professionals that lead with confidence by demonstrating a solid commitment to their business goals, their employees and their local community.
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