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.
Anyone who has struggled with the off/on of reading glasses may benefit from a new procedure, introduced in North Louisiana by Willis-Knighton surgeons at WK Eye Institute, the Raindrop® Near Vision Inlay.
The building formerly known as Doctors’ Hospital and now transformed as the WK Rehabilitation Institute was opened to the public on Sunday, Feb. 12.
WK Pierremont Health Center has earned The Joint Commission’s Gold Seal of Approval for Advanced Certification for Primary Stroke Centers. The hospital underwent a rigorous onsite review in January, with Joint Commission experts evaluating compliance with stroke-related standards and requirements, including program management, the delivery of clinical care and performance improvement.
Cardiovascular Consultants has joined the Willis-Knighton Physician Network, changing its name to Willis-Knighton Cardiology. The 11 board-certified cardiologists have a combined total of more than 150 years of cardiology experience and practice.