1 in 3 Americans born after 2002 became diabetic; 20 million people presently are diabetic; an estimated 8 million people are undiagnosed; 15% of that 20 million will get a diabetic foot ulcer; 6% will suffer amputation and 60 to 70% will suffer neuropathy (nerve damage). Diabetes accounts for 45% of all lower extremity amputations […]
Although MCH is a rural Critical Access Hospital, there are exemplary physicians performing a variety of surgical procedures in our mountain hospital. While I don’t have the space to cover the entire range of their surgeries, I would like to give you an idea of surgery you could have performed close to home. Dr. Lawrence […]
There are a variety of events for a healthier you, both at Mountains Community Hospital and in the surrounding Lake Arrowhead community. Why not join us?