Jeffrey Mazer M.D., has joined Lovelace Medical Group Pulmonologyat the Lovelace Medical Towers. Mazer is board certified in critical care, pulmonary medicine and internal medicine. He previously worked as the director of pulmonary rehabilitation at the Miriam and Rhode Island Hospitals in Providence, R.I., and also was an assistant professor and attending physician at the Alpert Medical School of Brown University in Providence for five years.
Lovelace Rehabilitation Hospital has been providing pet therapy to patients for the past eight years. Therapy Dogs Inc. comes to the hospital once a week so dogs can visit with patients in order cheer them up and spread happiness.
Derrick Jones, CEO at Lovelace Rehabilitation Hospital, Bonnie Hughes from Therapy Dogs and Turbo a therapy dog, were on KRQE this morning to discuss how pet therapy is helping patients at Lovelace Rehabilitation Hospital.