Sacred Heart Health System News Feed Get the latest news and events information from Sacred Heart Health System in Pensacola, Florida. Thu, 22 Feb 2018 19:56:16 CST Nurse Practitioner Joins Sacred Heart Pediatric Orthopedics Thu, 22 Feb 2018 17:44:33 CST Nurse practitioner Dana Wert has joined the Sacred Heart Medical Group Pediatric Orthopedics team. Wert will practice under Dr. Robert Huang, a pediatric orthopedic surgeon with Sacred Heart Medical Group and The Studer Family Children's Hospital at Sacred Heart. Huang and Wert are accepting new patients and most insurance plans, with offices located in Pensacola, Gulf Breeze and Destin. For information or to schedule an appointment, please call 850-416-1575 or visit her web profile. Wert...[Read The Full Story at ] Quit Smoking for Good: New Classes Begin Feb. 28 at Sacred Heart Pensacola Wed, 21 Feb 2018 14:38:02 CST Sacred Heart Hospital in Pensacola will offer a free, six-week tobacco-cessation from Feb. 28 through April 4 for persons who want to stop smoking or using tobacco. Quit Smoking Now (QSN) provides structured classes in a supportive, stress- free environment. Step by step, tobacco-users will learn how to replace their nicotine habit with healthy alternatives. The two-hour classes will be offered on Wednesdays from 9 to 11 a.m. through April 4. Classes will be held at 5051 Carpenters Creek D...[Read The Full Story at ] Sacred Heart Adds New Doctors to Perdido Medical Park Wed, 21 Feb 2018 16:00:13 CST Pensacola, Fla. -- Sacred Heart Medical Group has added new physician specialists to Perdido Medical Park since opening the $7 million outpatient facility in July 2017. The following Sacred Heart Medical Group physicians will see patients part-time from the new Perdido location: -Cardiologist Dr. James Williams -Gynecologist Dr. Todd Stalnaker -Orthopedic surgeons Dr. Eugene Dabezies and Dr. Kurt Morrison Family medicine services are provided by Dr. Katherine Price, Dr. Ross Robins, ...[Read The Full Story at ] Radiothon March 1 and 2 to Benefit Children's Hospital in Pensacola Tue, 20 Feb 2018 10:47:11 CST Tune in to support our community's children during the 20th Annual Radiothon March 1 - 2 for The Studer Family Children's Hospital at Sacred Heart. Listen in and you'll hear from the community leaders driving our region, from world-renowned physicians, and from parents and children whose lives have been transformed thanks to the loving work of the Children's Hospital team. This year, listeners will get unexpected surprises as they learn about the Within Our Reach, Within Your Hands campai...[Read The Full Story at ] Pediatric endocrinologist joins Sacred Heart, University of Florida Health Thu, 15 Feb 2018 16:36:08 CST PENSACOLA, Fla. — Pediatric endocrinologist Dr. Berrin Ergun-Longmire has joined the faculty of the University of Florida College of Medicine, which is affiliated with The Studer Family Children's Hospital at Sacred Heart. Beginning in March, Longmire will see patients in The Children's Hospital and in her outpatient office, located at 5375 N. Ninth Ave. on Sacred Heart's Pensacola campus. As a pediatric endocrinologist, Longmire diagnoses and treats problems with growth, puberty, di...[Read The Full Story at ] Cardiologist Joins Sacred Heart Medical Group at Niceville Wed, 14 Feb 2018 11:20:14 CST NICEVILLE, Fla. (Feb. 14, 2018) -- Cardiologist Dr. Kevin Holder has joined Sacred Heart Medical Group's regional physician network. Dr. Holder will practice at Sacred Heart Medical Group at Bluewater Bay, located at 4586 FL-20 in Niceville. Dr. Holder is accepting new patients and most insurance plans. For information or to schedule an appointment, call 850-278-3874 or visit Dr. Holder is a board-certified and fellowship-trained cardiologist. He graduated sum...[Read The Full Story at ] The Numbers Game: New Guidelines Redefine High Blood Pressure Mon, 12 Feb 2018 09:45:17 CST A recent decision by leading heart health groups to lower the cutoff for high blood pressure will cause 45 percent of U.S. adults -- many under the age of 45 -- to be categorized as hypertensive. While the guidelines will increase the number of people diagnosed with hypertension, the emphasis for most of these people is awareness and lifestyle measures rather than medication, said Dr. Paul Tamburro, a cardiologist and medical director of cardiovascular services at Sacred Heart's Regional H...[Read The Full Story at ]