The first minimally invasive laser vision correction surgery using ReLEx® SMILE was performed Thursday, April 13, by Christopher L. Shelby, MD, at the WK Refractive Surgery Center located in the Willis-Knighton Eye Institute.
Dermatologists at Ark-La-Tex Dermatology, part of the Willis-Knighton Physician Network, will participate in Melanoma Monday on May 1 as part of Melanoma Awareness Month.
Gerard D. Henry, MD, has joined Ark-La-Tex Urology and Prostate Cancer Institute, with offices in Bossier City, Shreveport, Springhill and Minden. Dr. Henry will be available at the Bossier office and at the group’s new office at WK Pierremont Health Center in Shreveport.
Jagan Beedupalli, MD, MPH, who specializes in interventional cardiology, has joined Willis-Knighton Cardiology, a cardiology practice with 12 additional cardiologists.
The John C. McDonald Regional Transplant Center will join with the Louisiana Organ Procurement Agency (LOPA) to mark Donate Life Month at a Donor Flag Raising Ceremony on Friday, April 7, at 11 a.m.
Willis-Knighton Health System was winner in five categories in The Times 2017 Best of Northwest Louisiana contest.
The Rev. Andrew Comeaux, MDiv., MSW, received the National Association of Social Workers (Louisiana) Lifetime Achievement Award on Wednesday, March 15, during the group’s annual conference in Baton Rouge.
Sai Konduru, MD, MPH, who specializes in clinical cardiac electrophysiology, has joined Willis-Knighton Cardiology, a cardiology practice with 11 additional cardiologists.
WK Proton Therapy Center is hosting the annual Ion Beam Applications (IBA) Proteus Users Meeting March 17 and 18.
Lori Roy, MS, RD, LDN, has been named Outstanding Dietitian of the Year by the Louisiana Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics (LAND). Roy, transplant dietitian for John C. McDonald Regional Transplant Center, accepted her award at LAND’s annual award breakfast Tuesday, March 7, in Baton Rouge.