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Sentara Albemarle Medical Center president speaking at Seaboard Medical Association Conference

May 29, 2015

Sentara Albemarle Medical Center's President, Coleen Santa Ana, will be speaking at the Seaboard Medical Association Conference in June.


Common hand injuries and treatment options

May 25, 2015

The warmer months mean more time outside and greater activity levels for most. However, it also can mean more injuries.


Community partnership meets mental health needs

May 20, 2015

The Peterson Health Clinic, a parternship between Martha Jefferson Hospital and Region Ten, provides mental health services and primary care in one location.


Less invasive pancreas surgery now at Sentara

May 19, 2015

Doctors at Sentara are offering a minimally invasive approach for pancreaticoduodenectomy, also known as the Whipple procedure.


Sentara Urgent Care eliminates the waiting game

May 14, 2015

Sentara Urgent Care offers patients the chance to reserve a spot online to reduce wait times and increase convenience.