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  • Scripps in the News

    Robot Performs Delicate Heart Surgery: CBS Channel 8

    A new robotic heart catheter system offers new hope for the more than 2.2 million Americans who suffer from atrial fibrillation. The procedure, called a catheter ablation for supraventricular tachycardia, is a common arrhythmia

  • News

    Meet Our Doctors at a Health Fair in Rancho Bernardo

    Participate in a Day of Wellness at Scripps Clinic Rancho Bernardo on Saturday, July 25 and get to know members of the medical team at one of the newest health care facilities in San Diego. From primary care to podiatry, physicians from multiple specialties will be on hand to say hello at our hybrid ...

  • Health and Wellness

    Plan Budget-Friendly Meals from the Bottom Up

    When you’re trying to cut back on your food budget, it may seem like the only budget-friendly foods are ramen noodles and macaroni and cheese. But the fact is, you can enjoy healthy, delicious meals without spending a fortune.

  • Health and Wellness

    Travel Clinic at Scripps Coastal Keeps You Healthy for Your Trip

    Our travel clinic helps you stay healthy during and after your trip, especially if have special health considerations or are visiting a remote destination. At Scripps Coastal Medical Center, we provide you with the most current recommendations to protect you from illness, and keep you healthy. We ...

  • News Releases

    Scripps Health Statement in Response to June 26 Tri-City News Conference

    San Diego – Scripps Health has a very positive relationship with the California Department of Public Health (CDPH) and we cooperate fully with the agency whenever asked. We also are proactive in bringing information to them when patient safety issues involving our care are raised. Tri-City’s claim ...

    • Friday, June 26th, 2009
  • Scripps in the News

    Wellderly Study's Unique Research Profiled in North County Times

    A recent article in the North County Times profiled the Wellderly Study, a research study at Scripps Genomic Medicine that looks at the genes of healthy elderly participants. Researchers are hoping to understand the mechanisms that keep people healthy and protected from disease. The story features ...

    • Friday, June 26th, 2009
  • Patient Stories

    Robotic Surgery Helps Lifetime Golfer Quickly Return to the Game

    As founder and CEO of Douglas E. Barnhart, Inc., a San Diego building, engineering and construction management firm, Doug Barnhart understands the importance of using the latest technology to get the best results. As a lifetime golfer, he recognizes that precision, expertise and years of experience ...

  • Scripps in the News

    Personal Genetic Testing Study Featured On TV News Nationally

    Scripps Translational Science Institute is leading a landmark research study to see if taking part in personal genetic tests helps people lead healthier lives. The study is offering genome scans to up to 10,000 participants to identify their risk for 20 health conditions, and will then will track ...

    • Friday, June 19th, 2009
  • Scripps in the News

    Scripps Shares Best Practices as a Top Health Care Employer

    Hospitals & Health Networks magazine recently explored how the nation’s leading health care organizations are dealing with staffing challenges. Vic Buzachero, Scripps Health’s senior vice president of human resources, shared best practices implemented by Scripps to help its ...

    • Friday, June 19th, 2009
  • Feature

    Meet MDs Who Followed in Their Father's Footsteps

    If imitation is the highest form of flattery, two physicians at Scripps Clinic must feel honored. Their sons followed in their footsteps, first enduring a tough road to earn medical degrees and complete specialty training, then practicing alongside their dads as members of the same medical group in ...