Emory Health Source

Emory Health Source

July 2010

Emory Doctors Voted Best in Atlanta!

Emory Top Docs 2010

Each year, Atlanta magazine and a team of physician-led researchers employ a meticulous process to determine the top doctors in Atlanta. The methodology for determining who places on this prestigious list involves surveying physicians to see who they themselves would choose for medical care. This year, 97 of the 251 doctors honored in the Atlanta Top Doctors list are Emory Healthcare doctors and Emory School of Medicine faculty. Learn more about the top doctor selection process and rankings and check out the full list of Emory doctors included.

Top 5 Reasons to Advance Your Health at Your Local Farmers Market

Farmers Markets

From the vitamins and nutrients fruits and vegetables provide to the disease fighting properties they contain, diets that are well-balanced with fresh produce help keep us healthy. One of the best places to find organic produce is at your local farmers market. Read some of the top reasons to shop locally and see a list of farmers markets you might want to try. Read more.

New PET/CT Scanner Offers Earlier Detection and Faster Scans


A new combined imaging system that promises earlier disease detection and faster and more comfortable scans is now being used exclusively for cancer patients at Emory University Hospital Midtown. The new device fuses PET (Positron Emission Tomography) and CT (Computed Tomography) images together, allowing physicians to see the exact location of the disease, its size, nature and extent of the disease. Learn more.

New Healthy Recipe

Oatmeal Blueberry CrumbleOatmeal Blueberry Crumble

Blueberries are in season and this is a delicious way to enjoy them.
Recipe is courtesy of the Emory Bariatric Center. Read their blog and sign up for an online seminar.

Emory Hospital SuitesHaving surgery at Emory University Hospital?

Consider a stay in a Rollins Pavilion hospital suite.

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upcoming events

Perinatal Classes at Midtown
Newborn Care & Behavior

7/8 at 3 p.m.

Perinatal Classes at Midtown
Vaginal Birth after Cesarean
7/11 at 6 p.m.

Perinatal Classes at Midtown
Breastfeeding Classes
Breastfeeding Part 1

7/13 at 4 p.m.
7/13 at 7 p.m.
Breastfeeding Part 2
7/20 at 7 p.m.

Fertility Seminar
7/14 at 11:30 a.m.

Perinatal Classes at Midtown
Young and Pregnant

2 Tuesday Series
7/24 and 7/31 at 6 p.m.

Perinatal Classes at Midtown
My Time-Sibling Class

7/28 at 10 a.m.

Emory Johns Creek Hospital:
Breastfeeding Class
6/30 at 9:30 a.m.
7/21 at 9:30 a.m.

Childbirth Preparation Class - Weekend
7/7 at 9 a.m.

Childbirth Preparation Class - Thursdays
7/12 - 8/2 at 6 p.m.

CPR for Lay Providers
7/24 at 7 p.m.

Register online or call
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