Dr. Zulquarnain Anjum

Congratulations to Dr. Zulquarnain Anjum of Zulekha Hospital in Dubai, United Arab Emirates, on attaining accreditation as a Master Surgeon in Minimally Invasive Gynecology. Dr. Anjum has more than 21 years of experience in gynecology and reproductive medicine, and previously was a Consultant Obstetrician and Gynecologist at the Royal Oldham Hospital in Manchester, United Kingdom.

Site inspector, Teresa Leath, awards MSMIG to Dr. Anjum

Dr. Marcelino Nakamura

Congratulations to Dr. Marcelino Nakamura of São Paulo, Brazil, on attaining accreditation as a Master Surgeon in Metabolic & Bariatric Surgery. Dr. Nakamura leads the Brazilian Society of Bariatric and Metabolic Surgery, and is a fellow of the International College of Robotic Surgeons, as well as the American College of Bariatric and Metabolic Surgery.

Dr. Pankaj Singhal

Dr. Pankaj Singhal of Good Samaritan Hospital Medical Center in West Islip, New York, has attained accreditation as a Master Surgeon in Robotic Surgery. Dr. Singhal is the Chairman of the Department of Obstetrics & Gynecology at Good Samaritan, as well as the System Chairman for Obstetrics, Gynecology and Women’s Health for Catholic Health Services. He earned his medical degree from Madras Medical College in India, as well as a master in health care management from Harvard University. He is an SRC-accredited Surgeon of Excellence with Good Samaritan’s Center of Excellence designations in Robotic Surgery and Minimally Invasive Gynecology. 

 

Dupont Hospital

Congratulations to Dupont Hospital in Fort Wayne, Indiana, on attaining dual Center of Excellence accreditation in Robotic Surgery (COERS) and Minimally Invasive Gynecology (COEMIG). Dupont Hospital was designed by physicians, and is a joint venture between the Lutheran Health Network and more than 260 area physicians.

The staff and surgeons at Dupont Hospital, including:

– Dr. Scott C. Boyd (COERS, COEMIG)
– Dr. Francis Paul Esguerra (COERS, COEMIG)
– Dr. Craig E. Hanson (COERS, COEMIG)
– Dr. Thomas J. Lorenc (COERS, COEMIG)
– Dr. Mary Ann Meo (COERS)
– Dr. Christopher B. Stroud (COERS, COEMIG)
– Dr. Joshua M. Wallet (COERS)

are committed to excellence in all aspects of care through education, prevention, treatment and support, and work to create a five-star experience by exceeding individual expectations for all who enter their door.

Site inspector, Teresa Leath, awards COEMIG & COERS to the surgeons and staff.

St. Elizabeth Medical Center

Congratulations to St. Elizabeth Medical Center in Utica, New York, on becoming the first SRC-accredited Center of Excellence in Orthopedic Surgery in the United States. The surgeons and staff at St. Elizabeth, including Dr. John Sullivan and Dr. Andrew Wickline, are dedicated to fulfilling the hospital’s mission of providing excellence in healthcare to the communities of the Mohawk Valley through its I-CARE values: Integrity, Compassion, Accountability, Respect and Excellence.

Site Inspector, Sue Bunnell, awards COEOS to the surgeons and staff.

Zulekha Hospital

“Beyond the technology, besides the specialists, there is something more – the magic of a caring touch.” -Dr. Zulekha Daud, Chairperson and Founder, Zulekha Healthcare Group

Congratulations to Zulekha Hospital, in Dubai, United Arab Emirates, on attaining accreditation as a Center of Excellence in Minimally Invasive Gynecology. Dr. Zulqarnain Anjum, along with the surgeons and staff at Zulekha Hospital, are dedicated to the hospital’s vision to be the most efficient, competent and courteous providers of comprehensive healthcare in the world. This is the second SRC Center of Excellence accreditation for Zulekha Hospital after it was named a Center of Excellence in Orthopedic Surgery in February 2019.

Site inspector, Teresa Leath, awards COEMIG to Dr. Anjum and the staff.

Mary Lanning Healthcare

Mary Lanning Healthcare in Hastings, Nebraska, has been an SRC-accredited Center of Excellence in Minimally Invasive Gynecology since 2016, and recently renewed its accreditation. Dr. Tyler Adam, Dr. Jill Fish and Dr. Todd Pankratz, provide superior care to patients at Mary Lanning, which received accolades last year in a Nebraska Hospital Association report for excellence, affordability and patient satisfaction.

Site inspector, Sue Bunnell, awards COEMIG to the surgeons and staff.

Arab Bariatric & Plastic Center (ABC)

Congratulations to ABC – Arab Bariatric & Plastic Center of Giza, Egypt, on attaining accreditation as a Center of Excellence in Metabolic & Bariatric Surgery. ABC is a brand new facility, built with the bariatric surgery patient in mind, and even houses a gym in its top floor for patients’ use. Dr. Mohamed Sarhan and the staff at ABC take pride in working with each patient, from utilizing regional anesthesia for patients too sick to undergo general anesthesia, to hosting outings for patients every two months, to monitoring and challenging patients through social media.

Site inspector, Teresa Leath, awards COEMBS to Dr. Sarhan and the staff.

 St. Joseph’s Hospital and Medical Center

St. Joseph’s Hospital and Medical Center in Phoenix, Arizona, has attained accreditation as a Center of Excellence in Hernia Surgery. This is the hospital’s second SRC Center of Excellence accreditation after being named a Center of Excellence in Robotic Surgery in 2018. Dr. Vikram Deka, Dr. Thomas Gillespie and Dr. Kevin McGeever, have shown their dedication to providing the highest level of care to hernia surgery patients at SJHMC.

Site inspector, Teresa Leath, awards COEHS to the surgeons and staff.

Dr. Richard Yelverton

Congratulations to Dr. Richard Yelverton of Lakeland Surgical Clinic in Jackson, Mississippi, on attaining accreditation as a Master Surgeon in Robotic Surgery. Dr. Yelverton is a Jackson native and joined his father, a founder of Lakeland Surgical Clinic, in practice in 1992. He is a member of the American Society of Breast Surgeons and a Fellow of the American College of Surgeons.