What’s New at Community Memorial Health System

Here’s the Latest News and Stories from the CMHS NewsBites Blog!

Innovation Brings a Bright Future to the Field of Neurosurgery

Neurosurgery has come a long way from 8500 years ago when some of the earliest procedures were performed, and advancements in technology have made this rapidly evolving field safer than it’s ever been before. Community Memorial Health System Board Certified Neurosurgeon David Westra, M.D., is discussing the future of neurosurgery on the NewsBites Blog and in a FREE upcoming educational event. CLICK HERE to learn more!

#OurNewCMH – The Ribbon Cutting Video

On December 11th, hundreds of physicians, staff, board members, stakeholders and community members gathered to commemorate the opening of our new Community Memorial Hospital and cut the celebratory ribbon! We captured the historic night on film – CLICK HERE TO WATCH THE VIDEO.

The Power of Bacteria and How to Maintain a Healthy Gut

Not all bacteria and viruses are bad. In fact, your body houses a variety of microbes that can help keep you healthy. It’s all about the microbiome! Like fingerprints, everyone has a unique microbiome which can affect your susceptibility or resistance to a variety of health issues like digestive problems, allergies, autoimmune disease, intestinal conditions and cancer. CMHS gut health and microbiome expert Sabine Hazan-Steinberg, M.D., has some valuable tips for a healthier microbiome – CLICK HERE to read more!