Dr. Marcie McCune, Surgeon
"A million thanks!"
"A million thanks!" says surgeon Marcie McCune to donors whose support of the Spring mail-out helped purchase the Neoprobe, a state-of-the-art gamma probe used in both breast cancer and melanoma surgery. Used several times each week by five general surgeons and two plastic surgeons, this newer, upgraded model is very sensitive and specific - allowing surgeons to harvest only the exact lymph nodes they need; leaving the healthy ones behind. "Your support means patients need much less invasive procedures for us to get the critical lymph node info required," says Dr. McCune.
Posted Monday, October 5 2015
Watch Donor Videos:
First Gong Strike Sept. 5 2014
Gong strikes a positive note for patient experiences
More Donor Stories...
Bill Preston: With strong family connections to the Hospital, it may have seemed inevitable for Bill Preston to co-chair the Heart & Soul Campaign. But what wasn't inevitable was success in the $20 million Hospital Redevelopment Campaign-a goal that was more than double what a feasibility study said couldREAD MORE
Our BD MAX is fully paid for! : Thanks to donors like you... Pictured here: Terri Natywary from the SGH COMBINED LAB.PRG (Click for group photo) Dr. Bill Brintnell, Josh Lewis, and Terri Natywary from the SGH COMBINED LAB.PRG. Microbiology BD Max Analyzer which uses molecular technologyREAD MORE
BMD Unit - Paid in Full!: (Pictured Here) Jenn Carter,MRT(R) CBMD ADT & Lori Selves, MRT(R) CBMD ADT << WATCH our Ribbon-Cutting Video >> "Stratford General Hospital now has the latest state-of-the-art X-Ray Bone Densitometer that will be used to diagnose our patients’ bone mineralREAD MORE
smallTALK is a #ECSFund Recipient!: COVID-19 has certainly brought many changes to smallTALK, Huron-Perth’s Preschool Speech and Language Program. Our clinicians went from providing face-to-face service in our clinics and within the community at Early Childhood Learning Centres and homes to only being able to conduct phoneREAD MORE
Portable Digital X-Rays: Equipment Update A special thank you to our community for their generosity over the holiday season, allowing for the purchase of two digital portable x-ray machines totalling $228,000. This new technology is faster, produces clearer images and generates lower levels of radiation—all positiveREAD MORE
Shannon Green: There's no stronger indication you're doing things right than a repeat customer. That goes double-or triple in fact-for Embro area schoolteacher Shannon Green and husband Dave, a dairy farmer, who welcomed their third daughter, Ryerson, into this world at Stratford General's Maternal ChildREAD MORE