At the Manatee Memorial Hospital Blog you'll find information you can use to improve your overall health and well-being, and stories about our amazing patients and Healthcare Heroes serving our community. 

Lisa Montanye at Manatee Memorial

Early Detection, Compassionate Care Beats Breast Cancer

August 25, 2020

After early detection of breast cancer through a regular mammogram and treatment at Manatee Memorial Hospital, Lisa Montanye is cancer-free.

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A COVID-19 Clinical Trial Begins in Our Community

August 3, 2020

A clinical trial using plasma from patients who have recovered from COVID-19 may show promise in helping to improve those hospitalized with the condition.

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Spinal Surgery Home Run

July 20, 2020

When baseball enthusiast Robert Long’s back pain grew worse, specialty orthopedic care at Manatee Memorial Hospital gave him a new lease on life.

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Robotic Surgery Offers Many Advantages

June 29, 2020

Certain procedures at Manatee Memorial can be performed robotically through small incisions, supporting quicker recoveries and other benefits.

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Nurse Honors a Fellow Veteran Lost to COVID-19

May 21, 2020

When he found out a fellow veteran had succumbed to the virus, nurse Marc Kagan sent him off with a military honor — a heartfelt salute.

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Quality Care Through the Generations

May 19, 2020

Raising a family comes with its fair share of bumps and bruises. For the Luh family, Manatee Urgent Care has been a steady and reliable resource.

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What Are the Top Health Concerns Affecting Men Today?

May 17, 2020

Get answers from physicians Angel Llanio, DO, and Indu S. Menon, MD, as they discuss key health concerns for men, such as heart disease and mental health.

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