Advertisement
YOU ARE HERE: HeraldMail HomeCollectionsInternal Medicine
IN THE NEWS

Internal Medicine

FEATURED ARTICLES
NEWS
August 4, 2008
Internalist opens practice in W.Va. MARTINSBURG, W.Va. -Dr. Chris Que, board certified internal medicine and fellowship trained in geriatric medicine, has announced the opening of his Martinsburg practice. Internal Medicine & Geriatric Specialists Inc. is at 2010 Oates Drive, Suite 105, on the City Hospital campus. Que, who recently completed a fellowship in geriatric medicine at Harpers Ferry Family Medicine through the West Virginia University School of Medicine, has been a member of the medical staff of WVUH-East's Jefferson Memorial Hospital and the Veterans Affairs Medical Center for the past year.
NEWS
By TRISH RUDDER | February 29, 2008
MARTINSBURG, W.VA. -- Quad/Graphics has donated $1 million to create an endowment to help recruit a leader in internal medicine and expand programs in West Virginia University's Robert C. Byrd Health Sciences Center Eastern Division. Gov. Joe Manchin, West Virginia University President Mike Garrison and Dr. C.H. Mitch Jacques, the Eastern Division's dean and associate vice president, spoke to an audience of about 80 people Friday who attended a ceremony at Berkeley County plant.
NEWS
By TRISH RUDDER | March 1, 2008
MARTINSBURG, W.Va. - Quad/Graphics has donated $1 million to create an endowment to help recruit a leader in internal medicine and expand programs at West Virginia University's Robert C. Byrd Health Sciences Center Eastern Division. Gov. Joe Manchin, WVU President Mike Garrison and Dr. C.H. Mitch Jacques, the Eastern Division's dean and associate vice president, spoke Friday to an audience of about 80 people who attended a ceremony at the Berkeley County plant. Jacques said the funding will be used to develop the leadership to grow the internal medicine programs.
NEWS
By MARLO BARNHART | December 4, 2008
HAGERSTOWN -- When Hospice of Washington County was being organized as an all-volunteer agency nearly 30 years ago, the first clients usually shared a common diagnosis of cancer. Now, the 162 hospice clients have everything from cancer to dementia, chronic illnesses, lung and heart disease, and organ system failures, according to the agency's medical director, Dr. Frederic Kass. Kass has a practice in internal medicine and oncology. "My role is to act as educator for staff on new patients as well as to review the care patients get through hospice," Kass said.
NEWS
September 11, 2010
Martinsburg VA Medical Center MARTINSBURG, W.Va. - Jonathan Fierer, M.D., recently was appointed chief of staff at the Martinsburg Veterans Affairs Medical Center. Fierer was appointed interim chief of staff for the medical center in January 2009. Fierer was in private practice in West Palm Beach, Fla., from 1988 until his return to the VA in 2001. He joined the staff of the West Palm Beach VA Medical Center as a primary care physician and instructor in the Public Health Fellowship Program.
OBITUARIES
October 27, 2012
Evaristo Ramos Lardizabal M.D., 82, of Hagerstown, Md., passed from this life on Friday, Oct. 26, 2012, at Meritus Medical Center. Born Oct. 14, 1930, in Manila, Philippines, he was the son of the late Tomas Lardizabal and Rosario Ramos Lardizabal San Juan. During his childhood in Manila, he survived the Japanese occupation of the island during World War II. Japan attacked the Philippines the same day as its raid on Pearl Harbor. He joined guerilla groups Sayson's Irregulars and Hunters' ROTC to aid the American Armed Forces with the war against the Imperial Japanese Army.
NEWS
November 8, 2012
Officials at West Virginia University Hospitals-East, in conjunction with the Martinsburg Berkeley County Chamber of Commerce, held a ribbon cutting ceremony on Thursday for the new Center for Wound Care and Hyperbaric Medicine at City Hospital. The center, which opened to patients on Monday, offers Eastern Panhandle residents a comprehensive approach for treating patients with non-healing sores and wounds close to home. “The new center offers treatment locally for patients with chronic wounds, which are wounds that do not heal,” Dr. Robert Bowen, the center's medical director, said in a news release.     The Center for Wound Care and Hyperbaric Medicine is staffed with specially trained physicians and nurses.
NEWS
By JANET HEIM | September 18, 2007
Editor's note - There are a lot of people you see around town that you recognize, but don't know anything about. People like... Dr. Frederic H. Kass III Age - 59. Occupation - Physician in Internal Medicine specializing in Hematology and Medical Oncology. Hometown - South Orange, N.J. Where would you see Kass? - Besides being a partner in a busy medical practice at Robinwood Medical Center, Dr. "Rick" Kass is also the medical director for Hospice of Washington County and the John Marsh Cancer Center.
NEWS
By JANET HEIM | September 4, 2007
Editor's note - There are a lot of people you see around town that you recognize, but don't know anything about. People like... Dr. Frederic H. Kass III Age - 59. Occupation - Physician in Internal Medicine specializing in Hematology and Medical Oncology. Hometown - South Orange, N.J. Where would you see Kass? - Besides being a partner in a busy medical practice at Robinwood Medical Center, Dr. "Rick" Kass is also the medical director for Hospice of Washington County and the John Marsh Cancer Center.
ARTICLES BY DATE
NEWS
November 8, 2012
Officials at West Virginia University Hospitals-East, in conjunction with the Martinsburg Berkeley County Chamber of Commerce, held a ribbon cutting ceremony on Thursday for the new Center for Wound Care and Hyperbaric Medicine at City Hospital. The center, which opened to patients on Monday, offers Eastern Panhandle residents a comprehensive approach for treating patients with non-healing sores and wounds close to home. “The new center offers treatment locally for patients with chronic wounds, which are wounds that do not heal,” Dr. Robert Bowen, the center's medical director, said in a news release.     The Center for Wound Care and Hyperbaric Medicine is staffed with specially trained physicians and nurses.
Advertisement
OBITUARIES
October 27, 2012
Evaristo Ramos Lardizabal M.D., 82, of Hagerstown, Md., passed from this life on Friday, Oct. 26, 2012, at Meritus Medical Center. Born Oct. 14, 1930, in Manila, Philippines, he was the son of the late Tomas Lardizabal and Rosario Ramos Lardizabal San Juan. During his childhood in Manila, he survived the Japanese occupation of the island during World War II. Japan attacked the Philippines the same day as its raid on Pearl Harbor. He joined guerilla groups Sayson's Irregulars and Hunters' ROTC to aid the American Armed Forces with the war against the Imperial Japanese Army.
BUSINESS
May 27, 2012
West Virginia University Hospitals-East MARTINSBURG, W.Va. - Dr. Babak Barmar, board-certified nephrologist, recently joined the medical staffs at West Virginia University Hospitals-East's City Hospital and Jefferson Memorial Hospital. Barmar is also board certified in geriatrics and internal medicine, and is in private practice at Kidney Specialists PLLC in Martinsburg.  He serves as a clinical assistant professor for the WVU School of Medicine, Division of Nephrology.
NEWS
By MARLO BARNHART | December 4, 2008
HAGERSTOWN -- When Hospice of Washington County was being organized as an all-volunteer agency nearly 30 years ago, the first clients usually shared a common diagnosis of cancer. Now, the 162 hospice clients have everything from cancer to dementia, chronic illnesses, lung and heart disease, and organ system failures, according to the agency's medical director, Dr. Frederic Kass. Kass has a practice in internal medicine and oncology. "My role is to act as educator for staff on new patients as well as to review the care patients get through hospice," Kass said.
NEWS
August 4, 2008
Internalist opens practice in W.Va. MARTINSBURG, W.Va. -Dr. Chris Que, board certified internal medicine and fellowship trained in geriatric medicine, has announced the opening of his Martinsburg practice. Internal Medicine & Geriatric Specialists Inc. is at 2010 Oates Drive, Suite 105, on the City Hospital campus. Que, who recently completed a fellowship in geriatric medicine at Harpers Ferry Family Medicine through the West Virginia University School of Medicine, has been a member of the medical staff of WVUH-East's Jefferson Memorial Hospital and the Veterans Affairs Medical Center for the past year.
NEWS
By TRISH RUDDER | March 1, 2008
MARTINSBURG, W.Va. - Quad/Graphics has donated $1 million to create an endowment to help recruit a leader in internal medicine and expand programs at West Virginia University's Robert C. Byrd Health Sciences Center Eastern Division. Gov. Joe Manchin, WVU President Mike Garrison and Dr. C.H. Mitch Jacques, the Eastern Division's dean and associate vice president, spoke Friday to an audience of about 80 people who attended a ceremony at the Berkeley County plant. Jacques said the funding will be used to develop the leadership to grow the internal medicine programs.
NEWS
By TRISH RUDDER | February 29, 2008
MARTINSBURG, W.VA. -- Quad/Graphics has donated $1 million to create an endowment to help recruit a leader in internal medicine and expand programs in West Virginia University's Robert C. Byrd Health Sciences Center Eastern Division. Gov. Joe Manchin, West Virginia University President Mike Garrison and Dr. C.H. Mitch Jacques, the Eastern Division's dean and associate vice president, spoke to an audience of about 80 people Friday who attended a ceremony at Berkeley County plant.
NEWS
By JANET HEIM | September 18, 2007
Editor's note - There are a lot of people you see around town that you recognize, but don't know anything about. People like... Dr. Frederic H. Kass III Age - 59. Occupation - Physician in Internal Medicine specializing in Hematology and Medical Oncology. Hometown - South Orange, N.J. Where would you see Kass? - Besides being a partner in a busy medical practice at Robinwood Medical Center, Dr. "Rick" Kass is also the medical director for Hospice of Washington County and the John Marsh Cancer Center.
The Herald-Mail Articles
|