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  • Memorial Physician Clinics Welcomes Dr. Dimitrios Virvilis

    Date: December 27, 2016

    GULFPORT, Miss.—Memorial Physician Clinics welcomes Dimitrios Virvilis, MD, in the practice of vascular surgery at Memorial Physician Clinics, Vascular Surgery Consultants, 1340 Broad Ave., Suite 220, Gulfport. Dr. Virvilis completed his general surgery residency at Stony Brook University Hospital, Stony Brook, New York. Dr. Virvilis was fellowship trained in vascular and endovascular surgery at Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, Ohio. He is board certified in general surgery. To schedule an appointment, call ......

  • Mr. Carlos Bell appointed to Memorial Hospital Board of Trustees

    Date: December 14, 2016

    GULFPORT, Miss.—Mr. Carlos Bell was appointed jointly by Harrison County and the City of Gulfport to serve on the Board of Trustees at Memorial Hospital in November 2016 and will serve until July 2021. Memorial is a multi-specialty medical complex jointly owned by the City of Gulfport and the Gulfport –West Harrison County Hospital District.  The Board of Trustees is composed of seven (7) Trustees, three (3) of which are named by the City of Gulfport; three (3) by the Board of Supervisors of Harriso......

  • Memorial Names Third Quarter 2016 STAR Recipients

    Date: October 24, 2016

    GULFPORT, Miss. —Memorial Hospital at Gulfport has named the recipients of the Third Quarter 2016 Star awards—Memorial’s highest honor. STAR (Service, Teamwork, Attitude and Respect) recognizes outstanding customer service. STAR recipients attended a special award ceremony where they received gift certificates donated by the Memorial Auxiliary and gold pins to wear on their employee badges. The recipients are as follows: L-R (front row): David Pierson, SPD; Dr. Pam Tuli, Oncology; Shantel Parker, Acute C......

  • Memorial Hospital Elects Medical Staff Officers

    Date: October 11, 2016

    GULFPORT, Miss. —Memorial Medical Staff Officers were elected on September 21 and began serving their terms on October 1, 2016. They will serve through 2018. Charles Slonaker, MD, was elected Chief of the Memorial Medical Staff. Dr. Slonaker is Board Certified in Blood Banking, Clinical Pathology, and Anatomic Pathology. He is a graduate of The University of Tennessee College of Medicine in Memphis, Tennessee. He was Fellowship trained in Blood Banking at St. Luke's Episcopal in Houston, Texas. Dr. Slona......

  • Memorial Hospital at Gulfport, Leader in Surgery, Gets Second Surgical Robot–the Newest da Vinci Xi

    Date: October 5, 2016

    GULFPORT, Miss. —Memorial recently added a second unit to their robotic surgery suite: Intuitive Surgical’s new da Vinci® Xi™ System, the most advanced robotically assisted surgery technology available. In this latest round of advancements, surgeons have gained greater functionality in procedures requiring access to multiple areas of the pelvis, abdomen or chest. Now the same advantages offered before—smaller incisions, less blood loss during surgery, fewer complications and shorter recovery periods—can......

  • Memorial Physician Clinics Welcomes Dr. Gene Goldman

    Date: September 15, 2016

    GULFPORT, Miss. — Memorial Physician Clinics welcomes Gene Goldman, MD, in the practice of Sports Medicine/Family Medicine at Memorial Orthopedic Clinic, 2781 C.T. Switzer Drive, Suite 402, Biloxi.   Dr. Goldman received his undergraduate degree at Purdue University in West Lafayette, Indiana. He completed his internship and residency in family medicine at Columbus Regional, Columbus, Ga. He was fellowship trained in sports medicine at The University of Mississippi in Jackson, Mississippi. Dr. Goldm......

  • Memorial Names Second Quarter 2016 STAR Recipients

    Date: August 15, 2016

    GULFPORT, Miss. —Memorial Hospital at Gulfport has named the recipients of the Second Quarter 2016 Star awards—Memorial’s highest honor. STAR (Service, Teamwork, Attitude and Respect) recognizes outstanding customer service. STAR recipients attended a special award ceremony where they received gift certificates donated by the Memorial Auxiliary and gold pins to wear on their employee badges. The recipients are as follows: L-R (front row): Dessie West, Environmental Services; Janell Bell, Pediatrics; Scha......

  • Memorial Hospital and Singing River Health System file Second Lawsuit over Medicaid Underpayments

    Date: August 3, 2016

    GULFPORT, MS - Memorial Hospital at Gulfport and Singing River Health System (SRHS) have filed a second lawsuit in Hinds County Chancery Court following a denial of their appeal to the Division of Medicaid (DOM) regarding underpayments that occurred in State Fiscal Year (SFY) 2014. The lawsuit claims that DOM has a payment methodology   that is contrary to state law. The lawsuit seeks recovery of the underpayments and legal fees. Harrison County has the second highest population of uninsured re......

  • Memorial Earns ACR Accreditations

    Date: July 25, 2016

    GULFPORT, Miss. —Memorial Hospital has recently been awarded two three-year terms of accreditations in Computed Tomography (CT) and Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI) as the result of a recent review by the American College of Radiology (ACR). Memorial Diagnostic Imaging Services has been accredited by the ACR for many years for Digital Mammography and Stereotactic Breast Biopsy. The ACR has accredited Memorial as a safe and effective facility. For more than three quarters of a century, ACR has thoroughly ......

  • Memorial Physician Clinics Welcomes Dr. Summer Allen

    Date: July 20, 2016

    GULFPORT, Miss.—Memorial Physician Clinics welcomes Summer Allen, MD, in the practice of pulmonary diseases at Memorial Physician Clinics, Gulf Coast Pulmonary Consultants, 15190 Community Road, Suite 220, Gulfport. Dr. Allen received her medical degree, completed her Internal Medicine residency, and Pulmonary/Critical Care fellowship from the University of Mississippi Medical Center in Jackson, Mississippi. She is board certified in Pulmonology and Internal Medicine. To schedule an appointment, call (22......