Ferris Alkazir, M.D., Joins Munson Medical Center

July 28, 2020 Ferris Alkazir, M.D., has joined the staff of Munson Medical Center as a specialist in sleep disorders medicine.  Dr. Alkazir practices at Munson Sleep Disorders Center, 550 Munson Ave., Suite 201, Traverse City. He is accepting new patients, and appointments can be made by calling...

March Seminar Details Health Benefits of Surgical Weight Loss

March 10, 2020 Northern Michigan residents considering bariatric surgery are invited to attend a free informational seminar at Traverse City’s Cowell Family Cancer Center on Tuesday, March 24, from 6 - 7:30 p.m. The session will also stream live to select Munson Healthcare facilities via REMEC Telehealth...

Manistee Hospital Sleep Center Achieves National Reaccreditation

January 15, 2020 Munson Healthcare Manistee Hospital’s Sleep Center recently achieved reaccreditation from the American Academy of Sleep Medicine (AASM). The accreditation is valid for five years. “This accreditation recognizes that Manistee Hospital’s Sleep program meets or exceeds all...

Munson Healthcare Home Medical Equipment Opens New Space

December 3, 2019 Munson Healthcare Home Medical Equipment opened a new location serving Manistee at 1400 E. Parkdale Ave. on Dec. 2. Opening the new retail store brings local residents a full line of home medical equipment and supplies with professional staff on-hand to answer questions. “We...

Pharmacist’s Research Project Aims to Save Lives

November 21, 2019 Providing a box of naloxone to qualifying patients before they walk out the door is a mission for Munson Medical Center pharmacy resident Rachel Pavona, Pharm.D. It is also her research project. “Addiction and recovery is actually very personal to me, my brother passed from a heroin...