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Do I Need MAKOplasty Surgery?

Do I Need MAKOplasty Surgery?

If you suffer from a degenerative joint condition and resulting knee or hip pain, MAKOplasty® surgery may be a good option for you. If you’re an adult who suffers from a degenerative joint condition, such as osteoarthritis, and resulting knee or …

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Like Our Facebook Page and Give Back to the McKinney Community

Like Our Facebook Page and Give Back to the McKinney Community

For every new Facebook "like," Medical Center of McKinney with donate $5 to three local charities this holiday season. 'Tis the season to give back to your community! And this year you can help out simply by liking our Facebook …

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Medical Center of McKinney Now Offers Online Pre-Registration for Patients

Medical Center of McKinney Now Offers Online Pre-Registration for Patients

Starting on August 7, 2012 Medical Center of McKinney began offering Online Pre-Registration for patients who already have a procedure scheduled, expectant women needing to pre-register for their baby’s delivery, and anyone requesting a screening mammogram appointment. Today’s consumers have …

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Benefits of a Certified Nurse

Benefits of a Certified Nurse

What does it mean when a nurse is certified? According to the American Nurses Association (ANA), certification is defined as a "Means of measuring competency and the identification of competent nurses that will promote the public welfare for quality in …

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Congratulations to Our Frist Humanitarian Award Recipients

Congratulations to Our Frist Humanitarian Award Recipients

At the Medical Center of McKinney we have some very special people, and we take time to recognize them! The Frist Humanitarian Awards were created to recognize an employee, volunteer and physician at each HCA-affiliated facility who demonstrate extraordinary concern …

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National Hospital Week 2012

National Hospital Week 2012

This week is National Hospital Week! National Hospital Week is a celebration commemorating the history, professionals and technology that surround these healthcare institutions. In honor of the occasion, we would like to say thanks to all of our wonderful staff …

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Why We Relay: Relay for Life 2012

Why We Relay: Relay for Life 2012

Did you know over 3.5 million people will participate in Relay for Life this year? Each one is Relaying for their own reason and undoubtedly has their own personal story. But no matter what their reason, each step that is …

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Summertime Safety

Summertime Safety

Summer will be here before you know it, and the safety of your children is always a priority! In this video, Dr. Dan Maurer, DO, an orthopedic surgeon with Medical Center of McKinney, discusses how to stay safe during the …

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Stroke Telemedicine-New Technology & Its Benefits

Stroke Telemedicine-New Technology & Its Benefits

According to the National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke, stroke is the third leading cause of death in the United States. It’s also one of the leading causes of long-term disability in adults. When a stroke occurs, it’s important …

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You Might Have Inherited More than Your Mother’s Smile

You Might Have Inherited More than Your Mother’s Smile

Ashkenazi Jews risk for breast and ovarian cancer     Beth Anglin, MD, FACS Everyone, men included, have a risk of breast cancer. For most people the risk is very low. For others the risk can be in the range …

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