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Some Doctors Offering Group Visits For Multiple Patients

People ride the bus, go to the game and eat with strangers – so how about going to the doctor with a group of strangers?

08/13/2013

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Doctor Arrested, Accused Of Sexually Assaulting Female Patients

A local doctor is accused of sexually assaulting two women and officials believe there are more victims.

07/30/2013

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UPMC Doctor Poisoned With Cyanide, FBI Helping With Investigation

A renowned UPMC doctor was poisoned with cyanide, and now the FBI is helping in the investigation.

KDKA-TV–05/03/2013

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Father Makes Special Delivery

A local father who ran out of time trying to get his pregnant wife to the hospital, ended up delivering his own son.

KDKA-TV–04/25/2013

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Professor Claims University Fired Him Over National Guard Duty

A doctor who worked as a part-time professor at California University of Pennsylvania sued the state-owned school Thursday, saying he was illegally terminated because of time he missed fulfilling his service commitments to the Pennsylvania Army National Guard.

KDKA-TV–04/18/2013

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Many Still Coming Down With Influenza B

Think March is too late for the flu? One pediatrician has still been seeing many infected patients.

03/19/2013

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Myth Or Fact: Doctor Shares Tips For Staying Warm

With the cold weather we’re seeing, it’s more important ever to know fact from fiction when it comes to staying warm.

01/22/2013

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Angie’s List Tips For Switching Doctors

The relationship between doctor and patient is one of the most important aspects of your healthcare. However, sometimes you need to cut the ties and move on. When and how do you change doctors?

11/16/2012

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Trauma Care Doctor Who Treated Former Rep. Giffords Honored In Hometown

The doctor, who cared for former Congresswoman Gabrielle Giffords after she and others were victims of a 2011 shooting rampage in Arizona, is being honored back in his hometown of Uniontown.

09/07/2012

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Health Department Doctor Discusses Household Germs

Now that winter’s here most of us are spending more time inside, but most of us aren’t alone. We’re not talking about your family here. We’re talking about germs that could be lurking in your home, including some places you may have never even dreamed.

12/28/2011

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Is It Too Early For A Flu Shot?

KDKA AM’s Larry and John talk to Dr bruce Dixon about if and when you should get your flu shot.

NewsRadio 1020 KDKA–08/31/2011

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Staying Cool & Healthy In Oppressive Heat

KDKA AM’s Larry and John talk to an emergency physician about getting sick from high heat.

NewsRadio 1020 KDKA–06/08/2011

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Health Department’s Dixon Discusses Dr. Kevorkian’s Death

Dr. Bruce Dixon of the Allegheny County Health Department joined KDKA Radio’s Rob Pratte to talk more about the death of Dr. Jack Kevorkian.

NewsRadio 1020 KDKA–06/04/2011

Cyril Wecht, Allegheny County, medical examiner

Wecht Wants Job As Medical Examiner Back

He was the Allegheny County medical examiner before a federal prosecutor indicted him on corruption charges. But now that the charges have been dropped, and the term of the current medical examiner has expired, Cyril Wecht says he wants his job back.

04/28/2011

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Local Pediatrician Has Unique Approach To Medicine

The shoeless man making balloons and smiles at one local hospital isn’t quite who you expect to be a pediatrician, but Dr. Robert Cicco approaches medicine in his own unique way.

04/01/2011

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