Press

Lovelace to open new medical oncology clinic

KRQE

Lovelace Cancer Care Program is partnering with Hematology Oncology Associates of New Mexico (HOA) to offer medical oncology services starting early 2015. The program will offer the latest in cancer oncology treatment for cancer patients, including medical oncology and radiation treatment.

“We are proud to partner with HOA to offer seamless cancer care to our patients,” said Troy Greer, CEO, Lovelace Medical Center. “Now patients will have a full continuum of care within the Lovelace system.”

Lovelace partners with Hematology Oncology Associates of New Mexico

Albuquerque Business First

Dennis Domrzalski, Reporter- Albuquerque Business First

Lovelace Health System will partner with Hematology Oncology Associates of New Mexico as it works to fill gaps in its cancer treatment program.

Patricia Costales Certified Bariatric Nurse at Lovelace Bariatrics

ABQ Journal, Briefcase Section

Patricia Costales, FNP-C, has earned the Certified Bariatric Nurse (CBN) designation from the American Society of Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery. Costales has 20 years’ experience in the nursing field and has worked as a certified family nurse practitioner at Lovelace Bariatrics since 2010. She has a an associate’s degree in nursing from Central New Mexico Community College; a bachelor’s degree in nursing, master’s degree in nursing and a family nurse practitioner license, all from the University of Phoenix.

Lovelace Women's Hospital Offers Micro-laparoscopy

KOB-TV, KLUZ

Lovelace Women’s Hospital is the only hospital in New Mexico offering a new micro-laparoscopy technique for gallbladder removal, hysterectomy, tubal ligation and endometriosis cell removal. This new technique is a virtually scarless laparoscopic procedure using micro instruments. To educate providers about this new micro-laparoscopy technique, Lovelace Women’s Hospital hosted a mobile demonstration lab on Friday. Providers were able to practice how the instrumentation works on cadavers.  Lovelace Medical Group surgeon Dr. Eldie Cruz and Dr.

Keeping Kids Healthy During School Year

KASA

Dr. Angela Sanchez from Lovelace Medical Group was recently on KASA to talk about how to keep kids healthy during the school year.

Micro-Laparoscopy Seminar at Lovelace Women’s Hospital

Albuquerque Business First

Dennis Domrzalski, Reporter- Albuquerque Business First

Surgeons and other community providers will get a chance Aug. 15 to learn about a new micro-laparoscopy surgical technique at a seminar sponsored by Lovelace Women’s Hospital.

Lovelace Medical Group surgeon Dr. Eldie Cruz will help lead demonstrations on the technique at the all-day seminar at Lovelace Women’s Hospital in Albuquerque.

NextCare Opens Third Urgent Care Location

Prime Time August

Lovelace is proud to partner with NextCare Urgent Care to recently open a third urgent care clinic in June at 5504 Menaul Blvd. NE, Suite F, on the southwest corner of Menaul Blvd. and Alvarado.

The first NextCare urgent care clinic opened in October at 8201 Golf Course Road N.W., Suite A3, in Albuquerque. The second clinic opened in December at 9551 Paseo del Norte Blvd. N.E., Unit D, in Albuquerque.

Back to School Sleep Schedule for Kids

KASA This Morning

Sleep specialist Dr. James Bradley from Lovelace Medical Group talks with KASA This Morning to discuss how to get your children back on a regular sleep routine for the start of the new school year.

Lovelace's Bariatric Surgeon Presents a Success Story

Albuquerque Business First

Dennis Domrzalski, Reporter- Albuquerque Business First

Last summer, Deborah Miller was a prisoner in her own house and of her own weight.

At five-foot-five-inches tall, she weighed 245 pounds. And during the summer, the Grants school teacher left the house only to go to church. She couldn’t descend the stairs to her basement to do laundry.

News and Events

Walgreens to Acquire Lovelace’s Retail Pharmacy Businesses

DEERFIELD, Ill., and ALBUQUERQUE, NM, March 9, 2015 – Walgreen Co.

Nina Simon Joins Lovelace Medical Group

Nina Simon, CNM has joined the Lovelace Medical Group as a certified nurse midwife.