Arizona-based Assisted Living Locators has launched franchise locations in Cape Coral and Port Charlotte. Assisted Living Locators will offer assistance in locating quality assisted-living options throughout Southwest Florida. The franchise is owned by Senior Living Care Advisor Gisel Garcia.
RiKai Therapeutics, a private practice specializing in ketamine infusion therapy for epidemic and debilitating conditions, is now open at 11161 Health Park Blvd. in Naples. RiKai Therapeutics has been launched by Dr. Gary Lawson, a Board-certified anesthesiologist with 15 years of experience in the...
Dr. Trevor Elmquist of Elmquist Eye Group once again has been honored as one of the region’s Top Doctors by Castle Connolly Medical Ltd. Castle Connolly is a research and publishing company created to help consumers identify the best health care providers.
Hope Healthcare President and CEO Samira K. Beckwith was named Social Worker of the Year by the National Association of Social Workers Florida Southwest Unit. Beckwith was recognized for her achievement in social work, palliative care and service to her community locally and...
A panel of behavioral health experts will explore the impact of cultural beliefs and practices on mental health and substance abuse treatment at the third annual “Shattering the Stigma” luncheon, held at 11:30 a.m. May 20 at the Broadway Palm Dinner Theatre in Fort Myers. Registration will...
Dr. James W. Orr Jr. is medical director of Florida Gynecologic Oncology, an affiliate of Century Oncology. He has been selected by the Southwest Florida Women’s Foundation as one of its 2019 Men of IMPACT. Orr was honored for...
A group of Naples physicians, led by Dr. Brian Smith and Dr. Joaquin Hernandez, has partnered to open Sagewood Institute. Sagewood Institute will bring together expert health professionals from a variety of disciplines to help people look and...
Lee Health has named Stephanie Wardein as system director, community affairs. Wardein will spearhead all community relations activities and programs for Lee Health. She will lead community outreach and education, collaborating with other community organizations to develop working solutions to address local health-related needs....
Frantz EyeCare has added a new location and optometrist to its Southwest Florida practice. Dr. MaryLou Kircher-Carbone is a primary eye care provider who specializes in examination and diagnosis of eye diseases, vision conditions, testing for eyeglasses and contact lenses, and provides pre...
The National Consumer Advisory Board re-nominated Dr. Tim M. Verwest as one of America’s best dentists for 2019. The selection is based on a proprietary assessment of a dentist’s experience, training, continuing education, and commitment to excellence to ensure the most impartial unbiased review of...