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Barbour County Family Medicine Celebrates 30 Years

Barbour County Family Medicine has been providing the region comprehensive care to patients and their family members since 1992. New…

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WVU School of Nursing opens new Bridgeport Campus located at WVU Medicine United Hospital Center

West Virginia University School of Nursing and WVU Medicine United Hospital Center held a ribbon cutting ceremony Oct. 4…

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United Hospital Center Pioneers Mazor Robotics with Mazor X™ Spine Surgery

United Hospital Center (UHC) is one of only a few hospitals in West Virginia to have the Mazor X™…

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12 WVU Medicine hospitals, hundreds of clinics recognized by HIMSS for electronic medical record adoption

HIMSS (Healthcare Information and Management Systems Society) has recognized 12 WVU Medicine hospitals and more than 500 clinics…

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UHC Physician Recognized as a Generation Next: 40 Under 40 Recipient

Matthew Scott Szarko, M.D., M.P.H., has been recognized by the State Journal as part of the 2022 Generation Next: 40…

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WVU Medicine United Hospital Center is nationally recognized for its commitment to providing high-quality cardiovascular care

WVU Medicine United Hospital Center (UHC) has received three American Heart Association Get With The Guidelines achievement awards for…

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UHC EVS Team Recognized for Outstanding Performance; Facility Named Global Leader in LightStrike UV Disinfection

As healthcare facilities look for effective ways to battle viruses and bacteria that can lurk on high-touch surfaces, United…

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Summer Safety Tips

Summer is a great time for kids to enjoy different indoor and outdoor activities. Whether they are young children…

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United Hospital Center: Deep Vein Thrombosis – Part 2

Deep Vein Thrombosis or DVT occurs when blood clots form in the deep veins of the body, usually the…

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United Hospital Center: Deep Vein Thrombosis – Part 1

Deep Vein Thrombosis or DVT occurs when blood clots form in the deep veins of the body, usually the…

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WVU Medicine United Hospital Center Earns Vascular Testing Reaccreditation by the IAC

Early detection of stroke, deep vein thrombosis (DVT), and peripheral arterial disease is possible through the use of vascular…

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Discover the Gift of Organ Donation, Part 3

April is National Donate Life Month (NDLM), a month commemorating those who have received transplants, recognizing those…

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UHC Welcomes New Physicians

Siva Prasad Maruboyina, MD

Gastroenterologist


UHC Gastroenterology
527 Medical Park Drive, Suite 402
Bridgeport, WV, 26330

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James “Lewis” Akers, DO

Nephrologist


UHC Nephrology
527 Medical Park Drive, Suite 108
Bridgeport, WV 26330

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Yousef Abdel-Aziz, MD, MPH

Gastroenterologist


UHC Gastroenterology
527 Medical Park Drive, Suite 402
Bridgeport, WV 26330

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Devan N. Makati, MD, FASN

Nephrologist


UHC Nephrology
527 Medical Park Drive, Suite 108
Bridgeport, WV 26330

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Kirstie Cutlip, MD

Obstetrics and Gynecology Specialist


WVU Obstetrics and Gynecology at UHC
527 Medical Park Drive, Suite 108
Bridgeport, WV 26330

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Allan H. Fergus, MD

Neurosurgery Specialist


UHC Neurosurgery, Spine, and Pain Center
227 Medical Park Drive, Suite 103
Bridgeport, WV 26330

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