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  • Seaside welcomes new surgeon

    Naples, Fla. (November 13, 2017) – Carmella Fernandez, MD, MBA, has joined Seaside Surgery Center as an orthopaedic upper extremity surgeon. She comes to Seaside from an educational track at several prestigious institutions, earning honors and accolades along the way. Fernandez received a full athletic scholarship to the University of Illinois, competing on the women’s gymnastics… Read More

  • Seaside surgeon performs first shoulder replacement surgery at Naples’ newest hospital

    NAPLES, Fla. (September 22, 2017) – Orthopaedic surgeon Brian Wallace, D.O., of Seaside Surgery Center and the Joint Replacement Institute, performed the first shoulder replacement surgery at Landmark Hospital of Southwest Florida on Friday, September 22, 2017. Completed in September 2015, the Naples location is the newest of Landmark’s long-term acute care hospitals and one of… Read More

  • Seaside surgeon appointed Chief of Surgery at Naples’ newest hospital

    NAPLES, FLA. (August 25, 2017) − Landmark Hospitals Chairman Dr. William K. Kapp III has named Seaside CEO | Medical Director Robert J. Zehr, MD, Chief of Surgery for Landmark Hospital of Southwest Florida. Zehr, an orthopaedic surgeon with over 25 years of surgical experience in complex joint reconstruction and rehabilitation, arrived in Naples in 1998,… Read More

  • Seaside surgeon performs first hip replacement at Naples’ newest hospital

    NAPLES, Fla. (June 13, 2017) – Seaside orthopaedic surgeon Robert J. Zehr, M.D. performed the first total hip replacement surgery at Landmark Hospital of Southwest Florida in Naples on Tuesday, June 13, 2017. A recent addition to Landmark’s surgical staff, Dr. Zehr commented on conducting this milestone surgery. “Anytime a new venue opens up for… Read More

  • Seaside CEO recognized as “Top Doc” for 13th consecutive year

    NAPLES, Fla. (March 28, 2017) –Castle Connolly Medical Ltd., America’s trusted source for identifying Top Doctors, has chosen Naples orthopaedic surgery specialist Dr. Robert Zehr for inclusion in its highly selective list of Regional Top Doctors this year.  Fewer than 35,000 physicians – less than 5% of the nation’s licensed physicians – have been selected as… Read More

  • Seaside first ASC in South Florida to acquire Mako system

    NAPLES, Fla. (March 20, 2017) – Seaside Surgery Center became the first ambulatory surgery center (ASC) in South Florida to offer Mako™ Partial Knee replacement when it accepted delivery of Stryker’s highly advanced, surgeon-controlled Mako Robotic-Arm Assisted Surgery System recently. The Mako System assists surgeons by creating a 3-D model of the patient’s anatomy, enabling… Read More

  • SWFL’s only joint replacement surgical center makes medical history in first year

    NAPLES, Fla. (November 7, 2016) – Southwest Florida’s first and only facility built to focus on same-day outpatient joint replacement surgical procedures has come of age, marking several milestones. Launched in November of 2015, Seaside Surgery Center made Southwest Florida medical history with its first same-day outpatient total hip replacement, performed by Co-Founder, CEO and Medical… Read More

  • Seaside welcomes Bubin as new radiologic technologist

    NAPLES, Fla. (October 31, 2016) – Teresa Bubin, RT-R, has joined Seaside Surgery Center as the facility’s X-ray technologist. Bubin graduated from Sharon Regional Health System’s School of Radiology as a radiologic technologist in 2006. Moving from Pennsylvania to Naples in 2011, Bubin’s clinical experience includes serving as the Diagnostic Clinical Student Supervisor at Naples Community… Read More

  • Seaside surgeon invents shoulder joint replacement implant

    NAPLES, Fla. (September 7, 2016) – Seaside surgeon and partner Steven S. Goldberg, M.D.  has invented an orthopedic implant described as a “breakthrough” for shoulder replacement surgery. Used with a new surgical approach that results in less stretching of muscles and ligaments, the Catalyst CSR Shoulder System minimizes the amount of bone removal required during a… Read More