Beaumont Health System appoints new chair for Radiation Oncology

David Wood, M.D., chief medical officer, Beaumont Health System, has announced the appointment of Craig Stevens, M.D., Ph.D., health system chair, Radiation Oncology. Dr. Stevens joins Beaumont from Moffitt Cancer Center in Tampa, Fla., where he served as senior member and chair of Radiation Oncology. He is an expert in the treatment of thoracic

Beaumont Hospital, Troy opens new pediatric subspecialty clinic

Beaumont Hospital, Troy has opened a new Pediatric Subspecialty Clinic to meet the growing need for pediatric care in northern Oakland and Macomb counties. Dr. Ayas performs a routine check-up. Beaumont Children’s Hospital physicians at the new outpatient clinic specialize in a variety of pediatric services including gastroenterology,

Clarkston man using Beaumont’s EECP therapy to help his heart

Jerry McNally, 81, of Clarkston, thinks of his enhanced external counter pulsation therapy, or EECP, as an aid for his heart, like glasses might be for his eyes or a hearing aid might be for his ears. McNally, who had a triple heart bypass surgery in 1999, is using EECP therapy to control his chest pain and improve blood flow to and from his

Beaumont’s new catheterization lab enhances patient care while protecting caregivers

Lab offers advanced cardiovascular imaging and first-in-world, made-in-Michigan radiation shielding system Radiation safety officer Cheryl Schultz testsfor radiation exposure in the cardiac cath labwith the shielding system in place. A new heart catheterization laboratory at Beaumont Hospital, Royal Oak features advanced cardiovascular

Beaumont Children’s Hospital opens Sickle Cell Anemia Center

Beaumont Children’s Hospital has opened a Sickle Cell Anemia Center offering comprehensive, specialized care for infants, children and adolescents with sickle cell anemia and sickle-thalassemia syndromes. Dr. Kate Gowans The Royal Oak-based clinic’s medical director, Kate Gowans, M.D. is section head, Pediatric Hematology and Oncology,