July 2019 Around Town

Northside Hospital Honored Again for Outstanding Patient Experience For a second consecutive year, Northside Hospital health care system has been recognized for having one of the best hospitals in the nation for patient experience. Healthgrades has announced the recipients of their 2019 Outstanding Patient Experience Award. Northside Hospitals in Atlanta, Cherokee in Canton and Forsyth … Continued

June 2019 Around Town

Northside Hospital Cancer Institute Offers Built to Quit Program As part of Northside Hospital Cancer Institute’s comprehensive approach to promoting healthier lifestyles, Northside offers a six-week Built to Quit program to help you stop smoking and using other tobacco products. Built to Quit smoking and tobacco cessation classes are led by American Lung Association-certified facilitators and educate participants … Continued

May 2019 Around Town

Northside Hospital Cancer Institute Expands its Immunotherapy Treatment for Patients Northside Hospital Cancer Institute Immunotherapy Program now offers T-cell immunotherapy for the treatment of adult acute lymphoid leukemia and certain types of non-Hodgkin’s lymphoma. Kymriah® CAR T-cell therapy is made from a patient’s own white blood cells. “We’re targeting CAR T-cell therapy now to patients who have failed multiple rounds … Continued

April 2019 Around Town

Atlanta Cancer Care Welcomes Dr. S. Tariq Mahmoo Dr. Mahmood is a board-certified physician in hematology, medical oncology and internal medicine. He joins Atlanta Cancer Care from Panama City, Fla., where he served as chair of the cancer committee and chief of medicine at his local hospital. “I am excited to join the team of Atlanta Cancer Care,” … Continued

March 2019 Around Town

Dr. Rudderman Welcomes Nate Vowels, Aesthetician, to Midtown Location  Nate is a board-certified licensed aesthetician and has more than18 years of hands-on on experience and advanced training in medical aesthetics. He has acquired the advanced training and licensing as an Assistant Laser Practitioner for the State of Georgia Medical Board. Dr. Rudderman is excited to have him as an … Continued

February 2019 Around Town

News from Northside Northside Heart announced the addition of a new doctor to its growing practice. Dr. Chung Yoon, a board-certified physician in cardiovascular disease, echocardiography, nuclear cardiology and internal medicine, has joined Northside Heart’s Sandy Springs and Midtown locations. A graduate of the Medical College of Georgia, Dr. Yoon completed his internal medicine residency … Continued

January 2019 Around Town

2019 Midtown Alliance Annual Meeting Feb. 19 This event brings together more than 1,200 business and civic leaders, policymakers, residents and urban enthusiasts to celebrate what’s happening in our city and to explore what’s next.   Hear insight on the “micro-mobility” revolution from Gabe Klein, a recognized expert and author on trends and technology disruption impacting travel options. While at … Continued

December 2018 Around Town

Beltline Park Expansion Atlanta Beltline officials are moving forward with plans that have been on the books for more than 10 years to expand the park area. The land directly south of Grant Park’s main green space would be developed into a multifunctional park. The Beltline is seeking firms to design the second phase of Boulevard Crossing Park. This … Continued

November 2018 Around Town

City Grants Historical Landmark Status to Spring Hill Mortuary As the Atlanta skyline rises all around, one corner of Midtown still stands as it did in 1928. Ninety years later, the City of Atlanta is ensuring the Spring Hill Mortuary will be preserved for future generations by granting the site with historical landmark status. At … Continued

October 2018 Around Town

Atlanta Braves Announce Tentative 2019 Regular-Season Schedule The Atlanta Braves and Major League Baseball released their tentative schedules for the 2019 season, which will mark Atlanta’s third campaign at SunTrust Park. A highlight for the Braves’ home slate next season will be the shifting of start times from 7:35 p.m. to 7:20 p.m. for all night games and 1:20 p.m. for Sunday games. A … Continued