Dr. Fathi Removes Parasites From Man’s Liver

posted on May 17, 2019

Learn about the rare surgery Dr. Amir Fathi performed to remove parasites from a 19-year-old’s liver.

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CCFMG on the Gender Pay Gap

posted on April 30, 2019

CCFMG’s CEO, Joyce, along with Dr. Christina Maser and Dr. Farah Karipineni weigh in on the gender pay gap in the medical field. “Our shortages are so dramatic here. We are doing whatever we can to attract physicians. We pay based on your specialty and your skill and years of…

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Dr. Marina Roytman on Hepatitis

posted on April 25, 2019

May is Hepatitis Awareness Month, and Dr. Marina Roytman has defined hepatitis and provides facts on the complexities of the condition. What is hepatitis? “Hepa” in latin means liver and ‘itis” means inflammation. So, “hepatitis” means inflammation of the liver. Just like appendicitis means inflammation of the appendix. What are…

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Hidden Scar System of Excellence

posted on March 28, 2019

Dr. Ibironke Adelaja is part of the Community Medical Centers team that is one of six hospitals in the country recognized as a Hidden Scar System of Excellence for providing the techniques to make scars unnoticeable after breast surgery.

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Hidden Scar System of Excellence

James Davis, MD on Firearm Safety

posted on March 26, 2019

James W. Davis, MD, was one of 24 surgeons — and one of only two from California — on the American College of Surgeons Committee on Trauma’s Firearm Strategy Team (FAST) Workgroup. The FAST group produced recommendations for reducing and preventing firearm injuries and deaths. The surgeons, like Dr. Davis,…

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James W. Davis

Doctors say they have noticed a spike in flu diagnosis the past two weeks

posted on March 22, 2019

Matthew Hadeed, DO, talked to KSEE24 News about the flu’s late but hard hitting start this year. And how flu shots are still being given.

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Doctor Matthew Dadeed

Being Diagnosed With Valley Fever

posted on March 20, 2019

Dr. Timothy Evans and UCSF Fresno Pulmonary Critical Care fellow, Dr. Kinsley Hubel, speak on the life threatening case of Valley Fever that Erick Vicarme contracted.

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Dr. Tim Evans on Valley Fever

The First Thyroidectomy in the Central Valley

posted on March 5, 2019

Dr. Farah Karipineni of the UCSF Fresno Department of Surgery is part of the only team in the Valley offering scarless thyroidectomy which leaves no visible scars after surgery.

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Dr. Farah Karinpineni MedWatch Interview

Dr. Lori Weichenthal on Physician Burnout

posted on March 3, 2019

Dr. Lori Weichenthal describes what happens when physicians experience burnout and what causes it.

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Dr. Lori Weichenthal

Renee Kinman Speaks on Type 2 Diabetes

posted on February 25, 2019

Pediatric Endocrinologist, Dr. Renee Kinman, lists the issues created by type 2 diabetes and what can be done to address the condition.

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Dr. Kinman Speaks on Type 2 Diabetes