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3T WIDE BORE MRI

In 2001, a 3T Wide Bore MRI was acquired, largely through charitable support. One of the most open, patient-friendly imaging systems available, this MRI comfortably accommodates large and claustrophobic patients. It...

GAMMA PROBE TECHNOLOGY

In 2000, funds were raised to purchase the Gamma Probe for utilization during surgical procedures involving the lymph nodes. Prior to surgery, a radioactive tracer is injected into the breast tissue surrounding the tumor. A hand-held probe is then used to locate radioactive sentinel nodes which are the primary indicator of cancer in the lymph node system. The sentinel node is removed and biopsied. If the node is cancerous, the remaining lymph nodes are removed. If the node is not cancerous, the remaining lymph nodes are preserved and the patient is able to recover quickly from this minimally invasive surgery.
EMERGENCY DEPARTMENT EXPANSION PROJECT
Construction 1
February 2, 2013
Construction 2
February 2, 2013
Construction 3
February 2, 2013
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