When a stroke strikes, a person loses 1.9 million neurons very minute they go without treatment. Dr. Malek and the team at St. Mary’s Medical have worked tirelessly alongside local EMS to ensure that the patients within the community are able to receive comprehensive stroke care as quickly as possible. Efforts to provide stroke care go

Stroke Awareness Month – May

Wednesday, 07 June 2017 by

Recently Dr. Paul Acevedo was interviewed for Stroke Awareness Month by Channel 12 News. Every year approximately 800,000 people suffer from a stroke and of these strokes 80% are preventable. The news team inquired as to how exactly a person can prevent strokes. Dr. Acevedo started off by stating that, “stroke is the final event

Recently Dr. Paul Acevedo was interviewed for Stroke Awareness Month by Channel 12 News. Every year approximately 800,000 people suffer from a stroke and of these strokes 80% are preventable. The news team inquired as to how exactly a person can prevent strokes. Dr. Acevedo started off by stating that, “stroke is the final event

There is a recent trend taking the internet by storm as the ABC Channel 25 news team reported which involves a cure for migraines. This miracle cure is a piercing that targets a specific acupressure point that many claim to help cure all symptoms of a migraine. While this “miracle cure” appears to be a

June Grand Rounds

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Dr. Arif Dalvi, Medical Director for the Memory Center at St. Mary’s Medical Center, was recently a guest on the FOX 29 morning show to discuss the recent health issues of former Miami Dolphins linebacker Nick Buoniconti. In the interview the Fox 29 news team asks Dr. Dalvi to explain what exactly the symptoms are

In August of 2016, Palmetto General Hospital, part of the Advanced Neuroscience Network (ANN), earned the recognition from The Joint Commission and the American Heart Association (AHA)/American Stroke Association (ASA) as meeting The Joint Commission’s standards for Comprehensive Stroke Center Certification. As one of only two comprehensive centers in South Florida and four in the

Arif Dalvi, MD, will serve as the medical director of the Memory Disorder Center at St. Mary’s Medical Center. The Memory Disorder Center is one of 15 state-designated memory disorder centers in Florida offering comprehensive evaluation of patients with memory loss. Dr. Dalvi will lead the diagnostic testing, treatment and referral for individuals experiencing changes

March Grand Rounds

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