Tag: Michigan

Dental Associates of West Michigan |

Dental Associates of West Michigan welcomes new patients, and proudly serves Wyoming, Kentwood, Caledonia, Grandville, Byron Center and all of Greater Grand Rapids, Michigan. Call 616-446-5715. We accept a vast variety of insurances for your convenience. Dental Associates is a family dentist serving clientele of all ages with. We also offer 24 hour emergency dental care and cosmetic dental services. Our staff is glad to see you and help you with any questions or concerns. Please use the form to the right to request a call from our helpful staff and we will be sure to find a time that works for your schedule.

Dr. Steven Conlon and Dr. James Vincelj focus on lifetime prevention as well as employing superior dental treatment available for patients. They accommodate patients needing immediate dental assistance or emergency dental care. Besides being Emergency Dentists, Dr. Steven Conlon and Dr. James Vincelj also serve as

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Michigan Woman, Deborah Gatewood, Dead After Beaumont Hospital Turned Her Away

Illustration for article titled Black Woman Dies From Coronavirus After Being Turned Away 4 Times From Hospital She Worked at for Decades

Screenshot: Fox 2 Detroit

The disproportionate number of black people who are dying from the coronavirus disease continues to grow.

Deborah Gatewood, a 63-year-old healthcare worker who lived and worked in Michigan, died earlier this month from COVID-19 complications. Her daughter is now speaking out about what she describes as the “disheartening” treatment—or lack thereof—her mother got from the hospital she visited no less than four times before her death, seeking help that she ultimately did not receive. Gatewood had worked at that same hospital for 31 years.

From NBC News:

Gatewood drove herself to the Beaumont Hospital emergency room in Farmington Hills on March 18, where she requested a test and was sent home.

“They said she wasn’t severe enough and that they weren’t going to test her,” said Kaila Corrothers, Gatewood’s only child. “They told her to just go home and rest.”

The next day, Gatewood went

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Rheumatology | Internal Medicine | Michigan Medicine

U-M Rheumatology Division, Raymond Yung, MB, ChB

Raymond Yung, MB, ChB
Interim Chief, Division of Rheumatology

Faculty Spotlight - Ray Zuo, MD

The Division of Rheumatology is internationally recognized for excellence in the diagnosis and management of rheumatic and musculoskeletal diseases, basic and clinical research, and training of rheumatology clinicians and students. It is also home to the Rackham Arthritis Research Unit, one of the oldest and best known Rheumatology units in the United States. The latest U.S. News & World Report ranks us at #12 in the nation.

The Division of Rheumatology treats musculoskeletal diseases and autoimmune conditions which includes a vast array of rheumatic diseases such as rheumatoid arthritis, lupus, scleroderma, vasculitis, autoimmune muscle diseases, Sjogren’s Syndrome, psoriatic arthritis, ankylosing spondylitis, myositis, gout, osteoarthritis, osteoporosis, and many other types of musculoskeletal diseases. Our division has over 40 faculty members who provide inpatient and outpatient care for patients at the University of Michigan hospital and seven clinics located in Ann Arbor, Brighton,

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