When the new MemorialCare Joint Replacement Center at Orange Coast Memorial opened this past spring, the mission was simple: to improve patients’ lives by relieving pain and restoring independence.
Stories for Surgical Care
Michael Walo was on vacation when he had difficulty breathing. He was admitted to the hospital, where he received unsettling news that he needed heart surgery.
As Clyde Cicotte rested comfortably on his back, a robotic arm moved slowly around him, delivering high-dose beams of radiation to a small, cancerous tumor in his prostate.
Like many women, Linda Mendoza was anxious about having surgery.
Top surgeons, a dedicated nursing staff, and a complete range of services have made Community Hospital Long Beach (CHLB) a premier destination for people seeking corrective or cosmetic plastic surgery.