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St. Vincent establishes neurosurgery institute.

St. Vincent Health System has established a neurosurgery institute at its St. Vincent Medical Center St. Vincent Medical Center may refer to:
  • St. Vincent Medical Center — Los Angeles, California
  • Providence St. Vincent Medical Center — Portland, Oregon
 in Little Rock. It opens with three neurosurgeons who were practicing exclusively with the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences The University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences (UAMS) is part of the University of Arkansas System, a state-run university in the U.S. state of Arkansas. The main campus is located in Little Rock. , but who will now perform all their adult surgeries at St. Vincent. The three are Drs. Ali Krisht, Ossama Al-Mefty and Ian Dunn.

"St. Vincent is now home to a truly world-class neuroscience institute and one of a few community-based programs of this stature in the entire country," said Peter D. Banko, president and CEO of St. Vincent Health.
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Title Annotation:HEALTH CARE
Author:Henry, John
Publication:Arkansas Business
Date:Nov 30, 2009
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