Healthy and Wise

Fall 2020

“Miracle man” beats COVID-19

Stratford resident George A. Zammarie does not remember being admitted to Bridgeport Hospital, but he will never forget the day he left...

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Miracle Man George A. Zammarie

Winter/Spring 2020

Not-so-hidden GEMS

Bridgeport Hospital’s Geriatric Emergency Medical Service takes special care of older adults when they visit the Emergency Department...

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Rockman Ferrigno, MD, Vivian Argento, MD, and Rachel Kinzler, APRN

Summer 2019

New laser enhances cataract surgery

Bob Mori of Trumbull has sharper vision after cataract surgery on both eyes thanks to new laser surgical technology available at Bridgeport Hospital ...

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Brian DeBroff, MD

Spring 2018

A check-up from the neck up could save your life

Vicki Mahoney, 57, of Oxford, has dealt with thyroid issues most of her adult life. Thyroid disorders run in her family, so wasn’t surprised when she was diagnosed ...

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head and neck

Fall 2017

On the right “tract”

A year ago, life was quite different. Mark was experiencing prostate symptoms, which led to an appointment with urologist Matthew Wosnitzer, MD ...

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Spring 2017

When GI issues interfere with life

Joe Schena, 58, from Fair field, was in New Hampshire on business in late October 2016 when he experienced excruciating pain in his abdomen.

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Fall 2016

Park Avenue Medical Center: Comprehensive, Quality Care Close to Home

Our new facility offers personal attention, a range of medical services and special amenities such as the Norma Pfriem Healing Garden.

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