Tag Archives: Surgery

OR notes not being sent to referring physicians

  By Patrick Ross, MD, PhD, Chair, Department of Surgery As you may know, the international ransomware attack on June 27, 2017, affected numerous organizations in 64 countries. Among the companies victimized was the iChart dictation vendor used by Main … Continue reading

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Dr. Kaulback succeeds Dr. Fried as Paoli Hospital Chief of Surgery

  Submitted by Patrick Ross, Jr., MD, PhD, Chair, MLH Department of Surgery, and Margie Iacobacci, VP, LMC Patient Care Services   The Department of Surgery leadership is pleased to announce that Kris Kaulback, MD, System Chief of Acute Care … Continue reading

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Sean Rowland named as Main Line Health’s first System Director, Surgical Services

  By Phil Robinson, LMC President, and Barbara Wadsworth, SVP and Chief Nursing Officer   Main Line Health has announced that Sean Rowland, CRNA, MS, MBA, will join MLH in the new position of System Director, Surgical Services, effective May … Continue reading

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System Surgery Grand Rounds focuses on healthcare disparities

  By Barry Mann, MD, Chief Academic Officer   On Tuesday, March 21, 2017 L. D. Britt, MD, MPH, delivered System Surgery Grand Rounds on the topic of Healthcare Disparities: America’s Greatest Challenge. The presentation at Lankenau Medical Center was … Continue reading

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John Marks, MD, authors lead article in Diseases of the Colon & Rectum

  In conjunction with Colorectal Cancer Awareness Month, the lead article in the March issue of Disease of the Colon & Rectum, a publication of the American Society of Colorectal Surgeons, was authored by John Marks, MD, section chief of … Continue reading

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Ned Carp, MD, named first Barbara Brodsky Chief of Surgery Chair

Submitted by Gina Lee, Associate Director of Development, LMC Development   On November 10, Lankenau Medical Center celebrated the establishment of The Barbara Brodsky Chief of Surgery Chair at Lankenau Medical Center, established by Mrs. Barbara “Bobbi” Brodsky. The inaugural … Continue reading

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Riddle Hospital honors Dr. Hassan Vakil with portrait dedication

  Hassan Vakil, MD, who has been a member of the Riddle family for approximately four decades, was honored for his 30-year tenure as Chair of Riddle’s Division of Surgery during an unveiling of his portrait in Riddle Hospital’s History … Continue reading

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Dr. Noone presented with portrait

Barrett Noone, MD, was recognized at the Bryn Mawr  Hospital Semi-Annual Medical Staff Meeting in May for his years of service and dedication to BMH. A portrait was presented to Dr. Noone and will hang on the halls of BMH. … Continue reading

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Barry Mann, MD, receives Distinguished Educator Award from ASE

  At its annual national meeting during Surgical Education Week in Boston, the Association for Surgical Education (ASE) awarded its Distinguished Educator Award to Barry Mann, MD, chief academic officer of Main Line Health, program director of the Lankenau Surgical … Continue reading

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Dr. John Marks performs 2,000th laparoscopic colon resection

  John Marks, MD, MLH Section Chief of Colorectal Surgery and Medical Director of the Colorectal Cancer Program at Lankenau Medical Center, recently performed his 2,000th colon resection.   “We are extremely fortunate to have Dr. Marks, with his exceptional … Continue reading

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