2009 News Article List

Cedars-Sinai’s Bariatric Surgery Program Recognized for High Quality of Care By American College of Surgeons

Los Angeles - Dec. 9, 2009 - The Cedars-Sinai Center for Weight Loss has received re-accreditation as a Bariatric Surgery Center of Excellence from the American College of Surgeons. This is a nationally–recognized acknowledgement of the high quality of care provided at Cedars-Sinai to patients who have bariatric surgery – such as lap-band, gastric sleeve or gastric bypass.

“We believe that a comprehensive approach to weight loss is the key to achieving long-term treatment success,” said Edward Phillips, M.D., director of the Cedars-Sinai Center for Weight Loss and chief of the division of general surgery. “This accreditation validates our approach of providing excellent...

December 9, 2009  |  Read Full Story

News Releases

Cedars-Sinai Regenerative Medicine Institute to Supply Stem Cells to Scientists Developing Treatments for Huntington’s Disease

December 7, 2009  |  Read Full Story

Technology Can Reverse the Effects Of Some Strokes, But Stroke Onset Needs To Be Treated Like The Emergency Situation It Is

December 3, 2009  |  Read Full Story

Stroke Specialists Expect County’s New Emergency Stroke System to Save Lives and Improve Outcomes through Earlier Interventions

December 3, 2009  |  Read Full Story

Cedars-Sinai IBD Expert Awarded Inaugural Endowed Chair

December 1, 2009  |  Read Full Story

Cedars-Sinai Perspective On Healthcare Reform Posted In Online In New England Journal Of Medicine

November 11, 2009  |  Read Full Story

Cedars-Sinai Researchers Awarded $5.5 Million from California Institute of Regenerative Medicine To Develop Novel Stem Cell Treatments for Heart Attack Patients

October 28, 2009  |  Read Full Story

Cedars-Sinai Medical Group Ranked One of California's Best

October 9, 2009  |  Read Full Story

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