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Dr. Brett Cascio Moving Office Locations

Dr. Brett Cascio, orthopedic surgeon with Orthopaedic Specialists, a part of the Memorial Medical Group, is moving to Memorial Medical Group Office Building 4345 Nelson Road, Suite 201 Lake Charles, LA 70605 The office will provide more convenient access to orthopedic and sports medicine services in the south Lake Charles area. He will begin seeing patients at his new location on March 27. The phone number will ...

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Free Seminar: The Silent Killer - Colorectal Cancer

The second leading cause of cancer deaths in the United States - and one of the most common cancers in our area - colorectal cancer is often so deadly because there can be no symptoms until it reaches an advanced stage. Prevention and early detection through healthy lifestyle and regular screenings are key components in beating this disease. March is Colorectal Cancer Awareness Month, and Memorial is finishing off ...

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Free Seminar: Next Level Knee Replacement

Navio™ robotic-assisted partial and total knee replacement is the latest advancement in orthopedic surgery available at Lake Charles Memorial Health System. This type of surgery involves handheld, robotic-controlled assistance, which allows for precise surgical outcomes for patients living with knee pain caused by osteoarthritis. To learn more about the Navio™ surgical procedure, join Dr. Robert Duarte, ...

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Memorial Breaks Through with Robotic-Assisted Knee Surgeries

Navio™ robotic-assisted partial and total knee replacement is now available at Lake Charles Memorial. Partial and total knee replacement removes diseased bone while sparing healthy tissue and bone. Orthopedic Surgeon Robert Duarte, MD, with Orthopaedic Specialists, a part of the Memorial Medical Group, was the first to perform robotic-assisted total knee replacement on February 28 and offer patients the ...

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Free Seminar: Hands, Shoulders, Knees and Toes

The song we all sang and loved as children also points out a few of the most common areas of aches and pains we endure as adults. From overuse and injury to arthritis and swelling, these discomforts can really ruin our day and our overall quality of life. To learn more about the common causes of pain in these areas as well as their treatments and prevention, join Dr. Alex Anderson, a family medicine resident with ...

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