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Drs. Larry Bircoll, Shaun Traub, Kehne Moeller, and Craig Mines, cutting the ribbon for the opening of Eastside Medical Center’s new Joint Destinations unit.


Eastside Medical Center Joint Destinations opens

The new Joint Destinations unit at Eastside Medical Center held a ribbon cutting ceremony on September 26th with a surprise dedication of the gym to W. Kehne Moeller, M.D.

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Laura Lindahl, Brookwood Theatre

As a child Laura Lindahl used to play in the theatre seats at Brookwood High School and look for change while her parents Ken and Patty Lindahl directed student plays.

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Glancy Rehabilitation Center’s Medical Director Sunil Bhole, MD, (center) started the program in 1988.  He is pictured with  Ginger Geiger, RN, CRRN, nursing manager (left)  and Mona Lippitt, CTRS, program director.  Geiger has also worked at the center since it opened.

Glancy Rehabilitation Center, a service of Gwinnett Medical Center-Duluth Legacy
When Sunil Bhole, MD, was completing his residency at Emory University School of Medicine, he saw there was a need for comprehensive inpatient rehabilitation services in northeast metro Atlanta.

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Living with asthma can be challenging in the Atlanta area.  According to the Asthma and Allergy Foundation of America, Atlanta was rated as the number 9 asthma capital among the 100 largest U.S. cities.  For five to ten percent of asthma patients with severe asthma, breathing can be even more difficult. Fortunately, there is a new treatment called Bronchial Thermoplasty that is available here in Gwinnett County. It is helping these patients breathe better. Eastside Medical Center is one of four hospitals in Georgia that offers this new treatment.

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The three of us in the hospital bed - we titled, "The day Daddy woke up"

On Wednesday, June 26th, 2013 (one day after we celebrated his 37th birthday), my husband, Marcus Hunter went into cardiac arrest while playing basketball at the gym.  My husband died for a while that day - as in no pulse, no heart rhythm, V-fib, etc. Those words were all associated with my husband on that, the scariest day of my life.

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