Patient credits God, ‘angels,’ and a robot for her recovery
Monday, November 27, 2017
One woman was declared cancer-free within months of being diagnosed with lung cancer, with the help of Norman Regional Health System’s Dr. James Neel and robotic lung surgery.
The 7 Steps to Bariatric Surgery
Tuesday, November 21, 2017
Weight loss surgery is a big step. It involves far more than just an operation – it’s going to change your entire life, and that requires making some lifestyle changes beforehand. Here’s a quick overview of the process Norman Reg...
Vegas medical director speaks at Norman Regional Hospital
Monday, November 20, 2017
Forty seven days after the deadliest mass shooting in U.S. history, Dr. Scott Scherr, medical director of Sunrise Hospital and Medical Center in Las Vegas, Nevada, spoke to colleagues about the shooting for the first time.
Primary, Urgent or Emergency Care: What to Choose, When
Friday, November 10, 2017
What do you do when you’re sick or hurt? Call your doctor? Call your mom? Google your symptoms? Do you drive to the nearest urgent care clinic, or rush to the emergency room? The rise of urgent care clinics or “doc-in-a-box” loc...
Norman Regional Health System Offers World’s Smallest Pacemaker
Monday, November 6, 2017
For more than a year, Karen Thrift felt increasingly exhausted by simple activities, was short of breath and had a fluttering in her chest.
12 Benefits of Skin-to-Skin Contact with Your Newborn
Sunday, November 5, 2017
One of the best ways to welcome your baby into the world is by doing “skin-to-skin” after birth, holding your infant directly against your chest after he or she is born. This offers many, many benefits, both physical and psychological ...
Family Medicine physician offers care at Norman Regional’s newest clinic
Thursday, November 2, 2017
Christina Highley, MD, is one of the newest providers who has joined Norman Regional Health System to serve families in the Norman community.
Norman Regional Hospital receives an ‘A’ in hospital safety
Tuesday, October 31, 2017
Norman Regional Hospital was recently given an "A" in the fall 2017 Leapfrog Hospital Safety Grade.
Norman Regional joins Project SEARCH, offers opportunities for students with disabilities
Thursday, October 26, 2017
Norman Regional Health System (NRHS) is offering students with disabilities a new opportunity this academic year.
5 Steps to Choosing a Primary Care Physician
Wednesday, October 25, 2017
So it’s time to find a regular doctor – someone you feel comfortable visiting every year to stay healthy. What should you be looking for in your primary care physician? Specialties/Disciplines. First, what kind of doctor should you ...