Molly Britton, M.D., Joins Munson Medical Center

September 18, 2018 Molly Britton, M.D., has joined the staff of Munson Medical Center as a specialist in psychiatry. Dr. Britton practices inpatient psychiatry at Munson Medical Center, 1105 Sixth St., in Traverse City. Dr. Britton graduated from Michigan State University College of Human Medicine, Grand...

Continuing Dr. Munson’s Legacy

September 12, 2018 By Al Pilong, President of Munson Medical Center and Chief Operating Officer of Munson Healthcare This article originally appeared in the Traverse City Record Eagle, edition 9/12/2018. On Sept. 8, 2015, my column in the Record Eagle focused on celebrating Munson Medical Center’s 100th...

Tuned In: Hearing Clinic Offers Smart Phone Technology

September 10, 2018 One of every eight people in the nation experience some type of hearing loss. Now technology allows those experiencing hearing issues to literally tune into what a speaker is saying or stream favorite songs to their hearing devices. The audiology staff at the William and Leni Carls Hearing...

Film, Expert Panel Address Ongoing HPV Epidemic

September 5, 2018 Take the total population of California, Texas, Rhode Island, Delaware, and Michigan, add a couple hundred thousand – and one can understand the prevalence of Human Papillomavirus (HPV). The Centers for Disease Control reports 80 million people have the virus and 14 million more become...

VIDEO | Prostate Cancer Screening Significantly Increases Rate of Survival

September 4, 2018 Prostate cancer screening is the second most common cancer among men. However 90 percent of all cases are curable if they are detected early. It is important for men to talk to their primary care providers about prostate cancer screening. Watch as Mark Watkins, 7&4 News’ Chief...