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Free Conservative Back Pain Treatment Seminar Set for April 30

Floyd Memorial is offering a free Conservative Back Pain Treatment Seminar on Thursday, April 30 from 6 to 7 pm in the Paris Health Education Center. Floyd Memorial Spine Center nurse practitioner Autumn Allgeier, NP, along with physical therapist Tyler Helm, PT, DPT, will discuss conservative treatments that may help with your back pain. Discover [...]

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Floyd Memorial Wound Healing Center Recognized with National Award for Clinical Excellence

New Albany, Ind., (March 2015) – Floyd Memorial physicians, leaders and clinicians gathered today to celebrate the Center of Distinction Award, which was given to the Floyd Memorial Wound Healing Center by Healogics, Inc., the nation’s largest provider of advanced wound care services. The Center achieved outstanding clinical outcomes for 12 consecutive months, including patient [...]

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Floyd Memorial Wound Healing Center Offers Tips for People with Diabetes to Take a Step in the Right Direction during National Foot Health Awareness Month in April

New Albany, Ind. –  March 26, 2015 – As many as six million people with diabetes will have a foot ulcer that may result in chronic non-healing wounds and, in extreme cases, lead to amputation. Tragically, those cases are hardly isolated: On average, a staggering 180 amputations a day are performed in the United States [...]

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Floyd Memorial Offers Advice on Colorectal Cancer and Screening

Cancers of the colon and rectum, often collectively referred to as colorectal cancer, are life-threatening tumors that develop in the large intestine. It is the third most common cancer in the United States. More than 90 percent of colorectal tumors develop from a type of polyp called adenomatous polyps. Adenomatous polyps, also called adenomas, are [...]

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Floyd Memorial Hosts Free Colon Cancer Prevention Seminar and Cooking Demonstration March 10

Floyd Memorial will host a free Scope it Out colon cancer prevention seminar and cooking demonstration on Tuesday, March 10 from 6 to 8 p.m. in the Floyd Memorial Paris Health Education Center. The seminar will focus on how you can follow simple strategies to prevent colon cancer. Floyd Memorial general surgeon, Douglas Berg, MD, [...]

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Floyd Memorial Celebrates National Athletic Training Month in March

National Athletic Training Month, observed during the month of March, is a time to highlight the profession of athletic training and how it positively impacts our global and local communities. Athletic trainers have a long history of providing high quality healthcare for athletes and those engaged in physical activity based on specific tasks. Floyd Memorial [...]

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Floyd Memorial’s Heart Healthy Eating Event Set for February 24

In honor of National Heart Health Month, Floyd Memorial is hosting a free Heart Healthy Eating event on Tuesday, February 24 from 6 to 8 p.m. in Floyd Memorial’s Paris Health Education Center. Interventional cardiologist Surender Sandella, MD, will discuss the importance of heart health. Registered dietitian nutritionist Sallie Niehoff, RDN, will present information on [...]

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Floyd Memorial Hosting Free Joint Pain Seminar February 26

Floyd Memorial is offering a free Joint Pain Seminar on Thursday, February 26 from 6 to 7 pm at the Floyd Memorial Paris Health Education Center. Learn about advanced treatments that may offer dramatic relief of your knee or hip pain.  Board certified and fellowship trained orthopedic surgeon Aniefiok Uyoe, MD, will discuss medications, exercise [...]

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Floyd Memorial Orthopedic Group Launches New Accelerated Joint Replacement Recovery Program

Recently, Floyd Memorial Medical Group – Orthopedics launched an Accelerated Joint Replacement Recovery Program to help hip, knee and shoulder joint replacement patients recover more quickly with less pain. The accelerated approach uses a combination of medications and anesthesia techniques that work on many different receptors both in the brain and the periphery to reduce [...]

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Floyd Memorial’s Free Shoulder Pain Seminar Set for January 29

Floyd Memorial is offering a free Shoulder Pain Seminar on Thursday, January 29 from 6 to 7 pm at the Floyd Memorial Paris Health Education Center. Learn about advanced treatments that may offer dramatic relief of your shoulder pain.  Board certified orthopedic surgeon and fellowship trained sports medicine physician Kris Abeln, MD, will discuss medications [...]

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