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Dr. Alyssa Gillego

Breast Center welcomes new surgeon

Friday, February 23, 2018

Alyssa Gillego, MD, a fellowship-trained breast surgeon specializing in breast cancer treatment, joined the breast care team at Smilow Cancer Hospital Greenwich Hospital’s campus. ”Dr. Gillego is the perfect combination of being well-trained, experienced and compassionate. As a resident of Greenwich, she looks forward to participating in hospital and community events,” said Barbara Ward, MD, … Read More

Greenwich Fire Dept.

Greenwich Fire Department donates $1,800 for free mammograms to the underserved

Tuesday, January 23, 2018

To address disparities in access to cancer care and support, Greenwich Hospital offers free screening mammograms to uninsured and under-insured local women. Using state-of-the-art mammography, Greenwich Hospital last year screened over 150 patients from this vulnerable population. To help offset costs of the advanced level of care, one of the hospital’s community partners, the Greenwich … Read More

Caroline Jones

Greenwich native Caroline Jones to perform at Under the Stars

Friday, January 12, 2018

Popular summer fundraiser benefits Women’s and Children’s Health at Greenwich Hospital FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Andrea Yeskey 203-863-3833 (office) 203-671-8962 (mobile) Andrea.Yeskey@greenwichhospital.org Greenwich, CT (January 9, 2018) — Greenwich Hospital announced today that Greenwich native Caroline Jones will perform at the annual Under the Stars event on Friday, June 22 at Riverside Yacht Club from 6:30 … Read More

Dr. Wainwright and hyperbaric chamber

Limb preservation in hyperbaric medicine and wound healing

Tuesday, December 26, 2017

Chronic wounds caused by diabetes, poor circulation and other medical conditions can put some patients at risk for hospitalization, and possibly, amputation. Greenwich Hospital’s Center for Hyperbaric Medicine and Wound Healing offers advanced wound care technology and therapies, including two hyperbaric chambers that use pressurized oxygen to help wounds heal faster. Patients are cared for … Read More

Peter B. Griffin

Peter B. Griffin Memorial Tribute

Tuesday, December 19, 2017

Greenwich Hospital mourns the loss of Board Emeritus Trustee Peter Griffin. Peter served as a member of the Board of Trustees for over 20 years and was deeply involved in transforming Greenwich Hospital from a community hospital into a premier regional healthcare facility. Peter served Greenwich Hospital as a member of numerous committees and was … Read More

Jean Duffy president's lifetime award recipient

GH Auxiliary donates $554,000 to enhance services

Tuesday, December 12, 2017

In addition to gifts of time and talent, the Greenwich Hospital Auxiliary this year donated $554,000 to enhance the hospital’s cardiovascular, pediatric and women’s health services. The donations included $300,000 for a stereotactic biopsy table to identify breast cancer; $200,000 toward a five-year pledge of $1 million to support cardiovascular services; and $50,000 to support … Read More