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Wound Care Center with Jennifer Wilder

Jennifer Wilder is Program Director of the Wound Care Center at Wayne Memorial Hospital. A Goldsboro native and second-generation medical professional, Jennifer has an MBA with a concentration in healthcare management from East Carolina University. Why is a specialized Wound Care Center necessary to Wayne County? — Cindy S., Goldsboro There is a growing incidence of …

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Your Prostate Health with Dr. Sherman Hawkins, Jr. Urologist

Dr. Sherman M Hawkins, Jr. is a board-certified specialist in stones and oncology at Wayne Urological Associates & Incontinence Center. He received his Doctor of Medicine in 1987 from Georgetown University’s School of Medicine in Washington, D.C. Dr. Hawkins completed his residency at the Naval Medical Center in Portsmouth, Virginia and during his last year …

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On Reconstructive Surgery with Dr. Benjamin Eskra, Plastic Surgeon

Dr. Benjamin Eskra is a board-certified plastic surgeon, a member of the American Society of Plastic Surgeons, and a published author in “Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery Board Review.” What is the difference between cosmetic and reconstructive surgery? — Anne L., Goldsboro Cosmetic surgery reshapes your body’s natural structures like the nose, eyelids, breasts, or face. …

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Orthopedic Surgery Advancements with Dr. Gregory Bauer

Dr. Bauer is an orthopedic surgeon with a special interest in shoulder disorders. He has presented research at national and international meetings on shoulder replacements and treatment of adhesive capsulitis, commonly known as frozen shoulder, and is an instructor on complex surgical techniques. I’m 46 and still consider myself an athlete. But, the wear and …

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Advanced Maxillofacial Surgery with Dr. John Fidler, Jr.

Dr. John Fidler, Jr., DDS, is a board-certified oral and maxillofacial surgeon. He began his dental training at West Virginia University School of Dentistry and trained in general practice at St. Agnes Hospital in Baltimore, Maryland. He completed his residency in oral and maxillofacial surgery at the Naval Hospital in Great Lakes, Illinois. I have …

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da Vinci Surgery with Teresa Corbett, RN, Administrative Director, Surgical Services

Teresa Corbett, RN, is Administrative Director, Surgical Services at Wayne Memorial Hospital and has been with the Hospital for over 30 years. I have been diagnosed with prostate cancer. Can you help me understand the advantages of da Vinci robotic prostatectomy vs. traditional prostate surgery? — Bill C., Goldsboro Until recently, men facing prostate cancer …

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