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Introducing Sentara Pratt Medical Group

July 26, 2015

Sentara Healthcare welcomes the Pratt Medical Center team of nearly 40 experienced providers to Sentara Medical Group.


Martha Jefferson named 'Most Wired' hospital

July 22, 2015

Martha Jefferson Hospital was recently named a "Most Wired" hospital for 2015.


Sentara cardiology, ENT programs top ranked

July 21, 2015

For the 15th consecutive year, the Cardiology & Heart Surgery program at Sentara Norfolk General Hospital is ranked among the nation’s Top 50 heart programs in the U.S. News & World Report annual ‘Best Hospitals’ edition.


Trends in bariatric surgery

July 20, 2015

Bariatric, or weight loss, surgery has been around for some time. However, recently surgeons are seeing new trends in terms of what patients are seeking.


Celebrating World Breastfeeding Week

July 16, 2015

The Big Latch On, a worldwide synchronized breastfeeding event, will take place Saturday, Aug. 1, at the Sentara RMH Funkhouser Women’s Center.