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Beaumont Hospital, Royal Oak among first to offer alternative to
blood-thinning medications for atrial fibrillation

Cardiologists at Beaumont Hospital, Royal Oak have performed the Midwest’s first implant of a device recently approved by the FDA for patients with non-valvular atrial fibrillation. The Watchman Left Atrial Appendage Closure implant is an alternative to long-term use of blood-thinning warfarin medication to reduce the risk of stroke.

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Beaumont’s Nancy and James Grosfeld Cancer Genetics Center hosts ‘Decoding Annie Parker,’ an April 22 film screening and discussion

Join Beaumont’s Cancer Clinical Trials Office and Genetics team for a film screening and discussion with Anne Parker, Wednesday, April 22, beginning at 5:30 p.m. in the Beaumont Hospital, Royal Oak, Administration Building Auditorium, 3711 W. 13 Mile Road.

Beaumont Hospital, Royal Oak among first to offer alternative to blood-thinning medications for atrial fibrillation

Cardiologists at Beaumont Hospital, Royal Oak have performed the Midwest’s first implant of a device recently approved by the FDA for patients with non-valvular atrial fibrillation. The Watchman Left Atrial Appendage Closure implant is an alternative to long-term use of blood-thinning warfarin medication to reduce the risk of stroke.

Beaumont seeks participants for NIH stroke prevention study

Beaumont Hospital, Royal Oak is now enrolling patients in a major, North American stroke prevention study. Researchers will compare intensive medical management to carotid endarterectomy, a common operation to prevent stroke, and to carotid artery stenting.

OUWB School of Medicine students celebrate school’s first Match Day

On the brink of finishing four years of rigorous medical education, students from Oakland University William Beaumont School of Medicine’s charter class gathered to find out where they will embark on the next phase of their medical training.

Beaumont, Grosse Pointe expands fetal imaging services

The OB-GYN and Imaging teams at Beaumont Hospital, Grosse Pointe have expanded fetal imaging services for moms-to-be. Advanced imaging technologies are now available in one dedicated location at the hospital.

Variety Myoelectric Center Changes Childrens' Lives

A meeting with Beaumont Children’s Hospital’s Edward Dabrowski, M.D., changed Shreyas’ life. Dr. Dabrowski helped fit him with a myoelectric arm through the Variety Myoelectric Center at Beaumont Children’s Hospital.

Dairy Queen’s Free Cone Day on March 20 benefits Beaumont Children’s Hospital

You can make a difference by ordering a free Dairy Queen ice cream cone on March 20 to benefit Beaumont Children’s Hospital, a local affiliate of Children’s Miracle Network Hospitals.

The Healing, Soothing Effects of Music in the Operating Room

Beaumont Health System anesthesiologist Kathy Schlecht, D.O., is looking into how music might work in the operating room to help patients remain calm and reduce pain.

Beaumont Doctor: Don't Act on Peanut Allergy Study Quite Yet

Many parents had questions when they learned about a new study recently published by the New England Journal of Medicine that could encourage parents to expose children to small amounts of peanuts from a young age

Free pancakes at IHOP on Tuesday, March 3 to support Beaumont Children’s Hospital

On Tuesday, March 3, National Pancake Day, IHOP restaurants will offer each guest a free short stack of their buttermilk pancakes. This family-friendly tradition aims to raise needed funds and awareness for Beaumont Children’s Hospital, an affiliate of Children’s Miracle Network Hospitals.