Avow promotes Katie Schweikhardt to director of philanthropy

2022-09-09T08:54:05-04:00September 9th, 2022|Categories: Health and Wellness, Media Relations, News, Public Relations|Tags: , , , , , , , |

Avow, a Collier County-based nonprofit healthcare organization that provides hospice care, non-hospice palliative care, and grief and loss support, has promoted Katie Schweikhardt to Director of Philanthropy for Avow Foundation. Schweikhardt joined the Avow Foundation team in January 2021 as a major gifts officer. In her new role, she will be directly coaching and mentoring [...]

Vibe Yoga hosts Trauma-informed Teacher Training from July 22-24

2022-06-13T08:21:27-04:00June 13th, 2022|Categories: Events, Health and Wellness, Media Relations, News, Public Relations|Tags: , , , , |

Vibe Yoga is offering trauma-informed yoga teacher training from July 22-24 at Vibe Yoga, 13461 Parker Commons Blvd. in Fort Myers. The training is offered for yoga teachers, but also available to yoga students looking to deepen their yoga knowledge for personal use or to someday teach. Leading the training is Lindsay Smith, Vibe Yoga [...]

FYZICAL East Fort Myers brings physical therapy, balance services to new location

2022-06-02T14:19:41-04:00June 2nd, 2022|Categories: Health and Wellness, Media Relations, News, Public Relations|Tags: , , , , |

FYZICAL Therapy & Balance Centers opened a new state-of-the-art physical therapy clinic near Pelican Preserve to serve patients from east Fort Myers and Lehigh Acres. Located at 10676 Colonial Blvd. in Arbor Towne Square at Treeline Parkway, FYZICAL East Fort Myers is a new 5,000-square-foot clinic that features industry-leading technology and experienced physical therapists to [...]

Stevens Construction completes Frantz EyeCare

2022-06-01T08:40:04-04:00June 1st, 2022|Categories: Health and Wellness, Media Relations, News, Public Relations|Tags: , , , , , |

Stevens Construction has completed the 60,000-square-foot, two-story Frantz EyeCare and Frantz Cosmetic Center located at 9617 Gulf Research Lane, announced Dan Adams, vice president/principal, Stevens Construction, Inc. Designed to promote staff efficiency and overall patient experience, Frantz EyeCare offers 44 exam lanes, diagnostic center, retail, LASIK suite and a cosmetic treatment center. The second floor [...]

Southwest Florida Proton announces location in Estero

2022-05-26T13:07:29-04:00May 26th, 2022|Categories: Health and Wellness, Media Relations, News, Public Relations|Tags: , , , , |

Southwest Florida Proton has selected a site in south Lee County for a cancer treatment center that will feature cutting-edge technology, innovative cancer care and world-class radiation oncologists. The 35,000-square-foot medical building will be built on 4.4 acres at 9961 Estero Oaks Drive at the northwest corner of Estero Parkway and Three Oaks Parkway, with [...]

Lee Health Honors Children’s Mental Health Philanthropists with Humanitarian Award

2022-05-25T16:17:39-04:00May 25th, 2022|Categories: Awards and Recognition, Health and Wellness, Media Relations, News, Public Relations|Tags: , , , , , , |

Lee Health Foundation has awarded the Frank Haskell Humanitarian Award to Susan Goldy and Scott Spiezle for their passion, personal commitment and generosity in the advancement of children’s mental health care. Through their leadership behind Kids’ Minds Matter, the pediatric behavioral health initiative of Golisano Children’s Hospital, Goldy and Spiezle have dedicated themselves to bringing [...]

Malibu Wellness donates over 10,000 hand sanitizers to United Way

2022-05-03T10:47:04-04:00May 3rd, 2022|Categories: Health and Wellness, Media Relations, News, Public Relations|Tags: , , , , |

Malibu Wellness donated over 10,000 bottles of hand sanitizer to the Gifts in Kind program of United Way of Lee, Hendry, and Glades, which distributes millions of items to nonprofits and community partners at no cost, allowing agencies to spend donations for programming. “Our Gifts in Kind program distributes $5 million worth of physical goods [...]

Avow’s Palliative Care program is the first in Florida to receive Community Health Accreditation Partner certification

2022-05-03T10:16:52-04:00May 3rd, 2022|Categories: Awards and Recognition, Health and Wellness, Media Relations, News, Public Relations|Tags: , , , , |

Avow’s Palliative Care Program has gone through rigorous reviews and examinations to receive Community Health Accreditation Partner (CHAP) certification, which evaluates Avow’s services against nationally recognized palliative care standards. Avow’s Palliative Care program is the only palliative care program in Florida to be certified by CHAP. The certification, which lasts three years, was based on [...]

NAMI Collier Receives Grant from First Horizon Foundation

2022-03-28T12:34:21-04:00March 28th, 2022|Categories: Fundraising, Health and Wellness, Media Relations, News, Public Relations|Tags: , , , , |

NAMI Collier County received a $3,500 grant from the First Horizon Foundation in support of NAMI’s ongoing mission to serve the people of Collier County affected by mental illnesses. NAMI Collier County's mission is to improve the quality of life for individuals and families affected by serious mental illness through education, support and advocacy. All [...]

Yoga Teacher Conference April 22-24 in Denver will address the state of the industry with a free livestream panel

2022-03-21T12:14:09-04:00March 21st, 2022|Categories: Events, Health and Wellness, Media Relations, News, Public Relations|Tags: , , , , , |

During the Yoga Teacher Conference April 22-24 in Denver, a panel discussion on the state of the yoga industry will include representatives of Yoga Unify, International Association of Yoga Therapists and Yoga Alliance. The discussion will be livestreamed for free from noon to 1 p.m. MST April 23. “It’s been rough the last few years [...]

Advocate Radiation Oncology establishes cancer treatment center in Bradenton

2022-03-21T11:54:12-04:00March 21st, 2022|Categories: Health and Wellness, Media Relations, News, Public Relations|Tags: , , , |

Advocate Radiation Oncology has established a new cancer treatment center in Bradenton that provides residents of Manatee and Sarasota counties with access to world-class physicians and state-of-the-art technology. The new cancer treatment center, located at 5325 S.R. 64 in Bradenton, is Advocate’s sixth location on Florida’s west coast. Advocate is the region’s premier radiation oncology [...]

Cypress Pharmacy hires Olivia Simmons as assistant pharmacy manager

2022-03-14T22:28:06-04:00March 14th, 2022|Categories: Health and Wellness, Media Relations, News, Public Relations|Tags: , , , |

Cypress Pharmacy has hired Olivia Simmons, PharmD, as the assistant pharmacy manager, responsible for overseeing daily operations of the store and pharmacy in addition to providing customer service and patient care. Prior to joining Cypress Pharmacy, Simmons gained five years of experience within the pharmaceutical industry, serving as assistant pharmacy manager and staff pharmacist for [...]

HealthLynked to host global ‘Future of Healthcare Summit’ on March 18-19 in Naples

2022-03-14T13:53:27-04:00March 14th, 2022|Categories: Events, Health and Wellness, Media Relations, News, Public Relations|Tags: , , , , |

HealthLynked Corp. (OTCQB: HLYK) will host a two-day global conference that explores promising anti-aging innovations, genomics and other medical breakthroughs that will impact patient care for years to come. Open to the public, the second annual Future of Healthcare Summit will be held from 7-9 p.m. on Friday, March 18 and Saturday, March 19 at [...]

Richard M. Schulze Family Foundation issues $1.5 million community challenge grant to expand cancer services in Southwest Florida

2022-02-28T12:29:31-05:00February 28th, 2022|Categories: Awards and Recognition, Fundraising, Health and Wellness, Media Relations, News, Public Relations|Tags: , , , , , |

Richard M. Schulze Family Foundation donated $1 million with an additional $1.5 million community challenge grant to expand cancer services at Lee Health Bonita Health Center. In recognition of this generosity, the facility will be named Richard M. Schulze Family Foundation Cancer Clinic. To provide state-of-the-art care closer to home for residents and visitors in [...]

Advocate Radiation Oncology opens cancer treatment center in Naples

2021-12-27T09:11:03-05:00December 27th, 2021|Categories: Health and Wellness, Media Relations, News, Public Relations|Tags: , , , , |

Advocate Radiation Oncology has opened a cancer treatment center in Naples, bringing its top-of-the-line technology and world-class physicians to Collier County. The new cancer treatment center, located at 1775 Davis Blvd. in Naples, becomes Advocate’s fifth location on the west coast of Florida. Advocate patients have access to industry-leading Varian technology, including the Halcyon, Identify [...]

Vibe Yoga offers Prenatal yoga classes and private sessions

2021-10-08T17:55:51-04:00October 8th, 2021|Categories: Health and Wellness, Media Relations, News, Public Relations|Tags: , , , , |

Vibe Yoga is offering prenatal yoga classes on Thursdays at noon through the end of the year. Private prenatal classes are also available, and weekend classes may be added. Prenatal yoga is a holistic movement and breath practice specifically designed to prepare a mother’s body for all the changes through pregnancy, childbirth and postnatal. Mothers [...]

NAMI Collier to host luncheon Dec. 10 featuring Zak Williams, son of the late Robin Williams

2021-09-21T20:58:47-04:00September 21st, 2021|Categories: Brands that Inspire, Events, Health and Wellness, Media Relations, News, Public Relations|Tags: , , , , , , |

NAMI Collier (National Alliance on Mental Illness) will raise awareness and funds with the Hope Shines Luncheon Friday, Dec. 10, 11:30 a.m. at Arthrex One, 1 Arthrex Way, Naples. In consideration of everyone’s health, the luncheon event will be held outside on the terrace. The event will feature Zak Williams, the son of the late actor [...]

US Eye Partners with Lake Eye Associates

2021-09-21T20:45:27-04:00September 21st, 2021|Categories: Health and Wellness, Media Relations, News, Public Relations|Tags: , , , , , , |

US Eye, a physician-led network of patient-centric practices, is delighted to announce its partnership with Lake Eye Associates, located in The Villages in Central Florida. Lake Eye Associates operates five clinic locations and one surgery center. The inclusion of Lake Eye Associates brings the total number of US Eye practice locations to 50 across the [...]

FYZICAL Therapy & Balance Centers offers complimentary fall-risk screenings through ‘Fight the Fall’

2021-08-30T20:58:16-04:00August 30th, 2021|Categories: Events, Health and Wellness, Media Relations, News, Public Relations|Tags: , , , , , |

FYZICAL Therapy & Balance Centers is offering complimentary fall-risk screenings during September through Fight the Fall, a month-long initiative to help community members understand their risks of falling. According to the National Council on Aging, more than one in four seniors fall each year, with many incidents leading to hospitalization. Falls are the leading cause of fatal [...]

Stevens Construction completes SWFL Children’s Charities Eye Institute of Golisano Hospital

2021-08-09T10:48:24-04:00August 9th, 2021|Categories: Brands that Inspire, Health and Wellness, Media Relations, News, Public Relations|Tags: , , |

Stevens Construction’s special projects division has completed SWFL Children’s Charities Eye Institute of Golisano Children’s Hospital, announced Dan Adams, company vice president, south Florida. Located at 11390 Summerlin Square Drive in Fort Myers, the 5,700-square-foot SWFL Children’s Charities Eye Institute is the largest pediatric ophthalmology office serving Lee County and includes a lobby, 14 exam [...]

Vibe Yoga offers Parent’s Night Out with Kids’ Yoga

2021-07-29T09:55:54-04:00July 29th, 2021|Categories: Events, Health and Wellness, Media Relations, News, Public Relations|Tags: , , , , |

Vibe Yoga is offering parents an opportunity to plan a date night from 6 to 9 p.m. Aug. 13, 20 and 27 while kids ages 2-12 enjoy yoga, arts, crafts and games. The sessions recognize the chaos that comes with back-to-school time, and the need for parents and children to experience calm. In addition, parents [...]

Vibe Yoga offers free trauma-informed yoga classes for military and first responders and free meditation classes

2021-07-27T08:54:51-04:00July 27th, 2021|Categories: Health and Wellness, Media Relations, News, Public Relations|Tags: , , , , |

Recognizing the healing she experienced from yoga for her own trauma, Lindsay Smith has opened Vibe Yoga at 13461 Parker Commons Blvd., Fort Myers, with the hope of bringing the benefit of yoga to all ages and skill levels. Vibe Yoga offers more than 20 classes weekly, including restorative, gentle, chair, all levels, power, yin, [...]

Managing multiple prescriptions: Cypress Pharmacy launches ‘Cypress Packs’

2021-07-22T11:34:41-04:00July 22nd, 2021|Categories: Health and Wellness, Media Relations, News, Public Relations|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

Cypress Pharmacy has expanded its services with the launch of “Cypress Packs,” a personalized packaging solution for patients managing multiple prescriptions, over-the-counter medications and supplements. Cypress Packs feature a month’s supply of medications conveniently sorted into daily tear-away strips. The easy-to-open, multi-medication pouches are clearly labeled with the medication name and the date and time [...]

Elmquist Eye Group offering Optima IPL treatment for patients with dry eye syndrome

2021-06-15T11:58:39-04:00June 15th, 2021|Categories: Health and Wellness, Media Relations, News, Public Relations|Tags: , , , , |

Elmquist Eye Group is offering a new procedure using the Lumenis Optima Intense Pulsed Light (IPL) to help treat patients with evaporative dry eye disease, known as dry eye syndrome. Dry eye syndrome is an ocular surface disease affecting quality of vision and overall eye comfort. Typical symptoms can include a sandy, gritty sensation, irritation, [...]

ReDefine Life launches online concierge primary care practice in Florida

2021-06-08T22:41:43-04:00June 8th, 2021|Categories: Health and Wellness, Media Relations, News, Public Relations|Tags: , , , , |

With the recognition that lifestyle changes can have the greatest impact on health, Dr. Samantha Jean and Dr. Gerdie Jean-Smith have launched ReDefine Life, an online primary care concierge practice conveniently available around the clock for a monthly fee to patients with or without health insurance. Both board-certified physicians, the sisters recognize the importance of [...]

Advocate Radiation Oncology opens new cancer treatment center in Bonita Springs

2021-05-11T11:57:28-04:00May 11th, 2021|Categories: Health and Wellness, Media Relations, News, Public Relations|Tags: , , , , |

Advocate Radiation Oncology has opened a new cancer treatment center in Bonita Springs to better serve patients in southern Lee and northern Collier counties. Located at 25243 Elementary Way, just south of The Prado at Spring Creek, the Bonita Springs office will feature cutting-edge radiation modalities with the unparalleled dedication to patient care that defines [...]

Avow collaborating with National Partnership for Healthcare and Hospice Innovation, American Heart Association on Advanced Cardiac Care initiative

2021-04-27T13:21:36-04:00April 27th, 2021|Categories: Health and Wellness, Media Relations, News, Public Relations|Tags: , , , |

Avow announces a collaboration with National Partnership for Healthcare and Hospice Innovation (NPHI) and the American Heart Association (AHA) on an Advanced Cardiac Care initiative that will enhance quality and access to hospice and palliative care within the region for patients with advanced heart failure. Cardiovascular disease is the No. 1 disease killer in America, [...]

Advocate Radiation Oncology to establish first proton therapy center on Florida’s west coast

2021-04-07T12:49:47-04:00April 7th, 2021|Categories: Health and Wellness, Media Relations, News, Public Relations|Tags: , , , , , , , |

Innovative radiation treatment reduces side effects, improves quality of life for cancer patients  Advocate Radiation Oncology is bringing revolutionary treatment in the fight against cancer closer to home by establishing the first proton therapy center along Florida’s west coast. Advocate Radiation Oncology, in conjunction with its affiliate Southwest Florida Proton, selected IBA’s (Ion Beam Applications [...]

NAMI Collier County launches new Forensic Peer Support Group

2021-03-16T12:45:45-04:00March 16th, 2021|Categories: Health and Wellness, Media Relations, News, Public Relations|Tags: , , , |

This month, NAMI Collier County launched a new Forensic Peer Support Group to support people with mental health diagnoses who are involved in the criminal justice system. The free support group will meet weekly on Wednesdays from 11 a.m. to noon at NAMI’s Sarah Ann Drop-In Center in Naples. The goal of the Forensic Peer [...]

FYZICAL Therapy & Balance Centers launch BodyQ diagnostic tool

2021-02-03T10:04:52-05:00February 3rd, 2021|Categories: Health and Wellness, Media Relations, News, Public Relations|Tags: , , , , |

FYZICAL Therapy and Balance Centers has launched BodyQ, a new state-of-the-art diagnostic tool to measure the health and wellness of an individual’s muscles, joints, neurological systems and overall body functions.  BodyQ uses baseline testing to evaluate strength, flexibility, balance, posture, range of motion, hearing, vision and other factors to calculate an overall BodyQ score. From there, FYZICAL’s proprietary program produces a comprehensive report that patients can review with their physical therapist to determine [...]

Center For Sight is the First Practice Worldwide to Offer the OptiBlue Intraocular Lens

2021-01-26T09:17:28-05:00January 26th, 2021|Categories: Health and Wellness, Media Relations, News, Public Relations|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , |

Center For Sight, a multispecialty ophthalmology practice which operates 14 eye clinics and surgery centers in Southwest Florida, is the first eye care practice in the world to offer the new OptiBlue intraocular lens, an advanced intraocular lens technology that filters violet light to improve contrast and clarity for cataract patients. Higher-energy wavelengths create additional [...]

SWFL seniors receive Pfizer’s COVID-19 vaccine at Gulf Coast Village

2021-01-15T12:58:07-05:00January 15th, 2021|Categories: Health and Wellness, Media Relations, News, Public Relations|Tags: , , , , , |

Senior Choice at Home members joined Gulf Coast Village residents in receiving their first doses of Pfizer’s COVID-19 vaccine on Wednesday. Through a partnership with Walgreens, Volunteers of America – sponsors of Gulf Coast Village and Senior Choice at Home – was able to secure vaccines at no cost to residents and members. Each person [...]

Stevens Construction completes Snead Eye Group

2020-12-03T14:41:32-05:00December 3rd, 2020|Categories: Health and Wellness, Media Relations, News, Public Relations|Tags: , , , , |

Stevens Construction’s special projects division has completed an interior renovation of Snead Eye Group, announced Dan Adams, company vice president, south Florida. Located at 28420 Bonita Crossing Blvd., Ste. 120, in Bonita Springs, Snead Eye Group includes a lobby, exam rooms, dilation room, optical displays and a nurse station. Stevens Construction delivered the 2,700-square-foot interior [...]

The Richard M. Schulze Family Foundation issues a $200,000 community challenge grant to expand pediatric cancer treatment at the Naples Golisano Children’s Hospital Specialty Clinic

2020-11-25T16:17:50-05:00November 25th, 2020|Categories: Fundraising, Health and Wellness, Media Relations, News, Public Relations|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , |

The Clark Family Foundation also grants $100,000; community support is still needed The Richard M. Schulze Family Foundation has issued a $200,000 challenge grant to build a pediatric hematology and oncology infusion clinic in Naples. The Clark Family Foundation has stepped up to meet the match by donating $100,000. An additional $100,000 is still needed [...]

Advocate Radiation Oncology debuts second Halcyon radiotherapy system

2020-11-03T14:48:39-05:00November 3rd, 2020|Categories: Health and Wellness, Media Relations, News, Public Relations|Tags: , , , , , |

Advocate Radiation Oncology, the first medical practice in Southwest Florida to introduce the Halcyon radiotherapy system, has added a second Halcyon to its lineup of state-of-the-art cancer-fighting machines. The Halcyon uses image-guided radiotherapy to deliver highly targeted cancer treatments with precision and comfort. Compared to traditional systems, the Halcyon’s intelligent automation provides for faster treatment [...]

Community partners launch Healthy Minds initiative, to offer free educational events, screenings for healthier minds in Lee, Collier counties

2020-09-24T14:43:37-04:00September 23rd, 2020|Categories: Events, Health and Wellness, Media Relations, News, Public Relations|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

The mental and emotional effects of COVID-19 are impacting well-being in significant ways amid the pandemic, with 40% of U.S. adults reporting symptoms of anxiety or depression, in addition to increases in substance use and thoughts of suicide. To address this urgent and increased need for support on a local level, 17 behavioral health organizations [...]

Christine Picciano joins Advanced Aesthetic Solutions

2020-09-14T12:17:37-04:00September 14th, 2020|Categories: Health and Wellness, Media Relations, News, Public Relations|Tags: , , , , |

Christine Picciano, LME, CME, CCE has joined Advanced Aesthetic Solutions as a licensed medical esthetician and laser specialist, announced company founder and owner, Cyndie Witthuhn, APRN. Picciano brings 20 years of experience in medical esthetics to her role at the Fort Myers-based medical spa. She specializes in all phases of skin care with special focus [...]

Conservancy of Southwest Florida to hold 27th annual RedSnook Catch & Release Charity Fishing Tournament Oct. 24 and 25

2020-09-04T18:29:32-04:00September 4th, 2020|Categories: Events, Health and Wellness, Media Relations, News, Public Relations|Tags: , , , , |

The Conservancy of Southwest Florida will hold the 27th annual RedSnook Catch & Release Charity Fishing Tournament Oct. 24 and 25 to benefit the Conservancy’s commitment to water quality protection, as well as preservation and enhancement of local fisheries. In light of the pandemic, the traditional in-person Friday Night Kickoff Party will not be held. [...]

Southwest Florida teachers, school employees and their families are eligible to receive free mental health support from Healthcare Network

2020-08-10T12:52:23-04:00August 10th, 2020|Categories: Brands that Inspire, Health and Wellness, Media Relations, News, Public Relations|Tags: , , , , , |

Healthcare Network is offering free mental health support to teachers, school employees and their families who may be anxious about upcoming plans to open schools during COVID-19. Through an emergency grant of $50,000 from the medical aid organization Direct Relief, in partnership with the National Association of Community Health Centers, Healthcare Network will use the [...]

OFDC Commercial Interiors creates solutions to protect office workers during COVID-19

2020-07-27T14:21:28-04:00July 27th, 2020|Categories: Health and Wellness, Media Relations, News, Public Relations|Tags: , , , , |

OFDC Commercial Interiors is now offering an extensive line of customizable desk dividers that provide an added layer of protection for employees who use shared workspaces. The Fort Myers-based company is able to supply and install desk partitions ideal for medical offices, law firms, accounting and payroll departments, call centers, government offices and other businesses [...]

Kids’ Minds Matter Hosts ‘Why BIPOC Mental Health Matters’ on Facebook Live, July 27

2020-07-23T14:01:38-04:00July 23rd, 2020|Categories: Brands that Inspire, Events, Health and Wellness, Media Relations, News, Public Relations|Tags: , , , , , , , |

Kids’ Minds Matter hosts “Why BIPOC Mental Health Matters” on Facebook Live July 27 at 7 p.m. This topic addresses Black, Indigenous People and People of Color (BIPOC) Mental Health Month in July that acknowledges generations of trauma and socioeconomic disparities linked to mental health concerns in youth. During the program, Antoinette Kruse, Kaleesha Bent, [...]

Healthcare Network hires Julie Pedretti as director of COVID-19 community relations

2020-07-01T08:37:00-04:00July 1st, 2020|Categories: Health and Wellness, Media Relations, News, Public Relations|Tags: , , , , |

Julie Pedretti, APR, FACHE, has joined Healthcare Network as the new COVID-19 community relations director. The position is funded by a federal grant awarded to the organization by Health Resources & Services Administration (HRSA). Pedretti will be responsible for directing grant activities that support increased COVID-19 testing and education throughout Collier County. Pedretti brings tremendous [...]

Elmquist Eye Group now offering Durysta implant procedure for patients with glaucoma

2020-06-18T15:36:40-04:00June 18th, 2020|Categories: Health and Wellness, Media Relations, News, Public Relations|Tags: , , , , |

Elmquist Eye Group is offering a new procedure using the FDA-approved sustained-release implant, Durysta, to help administer treatment for patients with open-angle glaucoma or ocular hypertension. Glaucoma is a disease of the optic nerve – commonly associated with high eye pressures – that can lead to vision loss or blindness. Durysta delivers glaucoma treatment via [...]

Advocate Radiation Oncology unveils SWFL’s first Halcyon machine to deliver radiotherapy treatments to cancer patients

2020-06-08T09:19:59-04:00June 8th, 2020|Categories: Health and Wellness, Media Relations, News, Public Relations|Tags: , , , |

Advocate Radiation Oncology has introduced Southwest Florida’s first Halcyon radiotherapy system, which uses image-guided radiotherapy to deliver cancer treatment solutions with precision and comfort. Engineered by Varian Medical Systems, the Halcyon machine features utilizes high quality on-board imaging in conjunction with sophisticated radiation delivery. It has intensity-modulated radiation therapy (IMRT) capabilities offering individually tailored image-guided [...]

Advocate Radiation Oncology opens newest Southwest Florida location

2020-06-22T12:35:41-04:00June 3rd, 2020|Categories: Health and Wellness, Media Relations, News, Public Relations|Tags: , , , , |

Advocate Radiation Oncology, the area’s only locally owned and operated radiation oncology practice, has opened its Cape Coral office located at 909 Del Prado Blvd. This facility joins Advocate offerings located in Port Charlotte and Fort Myers. Advocate Radiation Oncology is directed by a team of board-certified radiation oncologists: Drs. Alan Brown, Arie Dosoretz, Daniel [...]

Elmquist Eye Group reopens for all eye care appointments

2020-05-08T16:02:20-04:00May 8th, 2020|Categories: Health and Wellness, Media Relations, News, Public Relations|Tags: |

Elmquist Eye Group is once again seeing patients for in-office appointments, providing a range of medical, surgical and emergency eye care services and optical solutions through offices in Fort Myers and Cape Coral. Elmquist Eye Group is serving patients at its Fort Myers office from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Mondays through Fridays and is [...]

Creighton Construction & Development building MD Now urgent care center in Fort Myers

2020-02-10T16:06:32-05:00February 10th, 2020|Categories: Health and Wellness, Media Relations, News, Public Relations|Tags: , , , , , |

Creighton Construction & Development has launched construction on a new MD Now urgent care center in Fort Myers. Located at 15165 McGregor Blvd., the project includes the construction and remodel of an existing 3,800-square-foot former bank building into an urgent care facility. MD Now offers a comprehensive lineup of physician-led health care services with an [...]

Cypress Pharmacy’s Feb. 8 Seminar Saturday to highlight heart health

2020-01-16T11:17:55-05:00January 16th, 2020|Categories: Health and Wellness, Media Relations, News, Public Relations|Tags: , , , , |

  Cypress Pharmacy will host its monthly Seminar Saturday Feb. 8 with a discussion by Natural Health Consultant Dr. Stan Headley on “Seven Powerful Ways to Strengthen Your Heart Naturally” Seating at the popular free public seminars is limited, and available seats fill up quickly. The seminar will be held from 1 to 2 p.m. [...]

Shell Point’s Medical Breakthroughs & Discoveries speaker series welcomes Dr. Stephen G. Schwartz on Jan. 21

2020-01-15T12:27:46-05:00January 15th, 2020|Categories: Events, Health and Wellness, Media Relations, News, Public Relations|Tags: , , , , , |

Shell Point Retirement Community continues its fifth annual 2020 Medical Breakthroughs & Discoveries series on Jan. 21 with a presentation by Dr. Stephen G. Schwartz, medical director at Bascom Palmer Eye Institute. Free and open to the public, the presentation, entitled “What’s New in Macular Degeneration,” will cover risk factors, genetic predisposition, prevention and treatment [...]

Shell Point’s Medical Breakthroughs & Discoveries speaker series welcomes Dr. Gary Small of UCLA on Jan. 14

2020-01-03T12:56:31-05:00January 3rd, 2020|Categories: Events, Health and Wellness, Media Relations, News, Public Relations|Tags: , , , , , , , |

Free community health care program to address memory and brain health Shell Point Retirement Community kicks off its fifth annual 2020 Medical Breakthroughs & Discoveries series on Jan. 14 with a presentation by Dr. Gary Small, professor of psychiatry and biobehavioral sciences at the University of California, Los Angeles’ (UCLA) David Geffen School of Medicine. [...]

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