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Atlanta Magazine: Tanner Cardiologist One of Metro Area’s Best
July 10, 2019
A magazine focused on Atlanta had some kind words for health care in Carroll County. Atlanta magazine featured Shazib Khawaja, MD, who is board-certified in cardiovascular disease and interventional cardiology by the American Board of Medicine and serves as chief of interventional cardiology for Tanner Health System and medical operations leader for Tanner’s heart and vascular services. Atlanta magazine’s list of top doctors was compiled by Castle Connolly Medical Ltd., which uses annual surveys returned to the firm by hundreds of thousands of doctors to compile a list of physicians that respondents trust most. That is, rankings are based not only on the physicians’ educational qualifications and Castle Connolly’s rigorous screenings, but also what ...
Tanner Prepares for an ‘Epic’ Transformation
July 09, 2019
In Bremen, patients are awaking in a new post-anesthesia care unit following surgical procedures in a host of new operating suites that enable surgeons to offer the latest, most advanced minimally invasive procedures available. In Villa Rica, ...
Free Diabetes Prevention Classes Starting July 31
June 27, 2019
More than 84 million Americans — 1 in 3 adults — have prediabetes, a dangerous condition that puts them at elevated risk for developing type 2 diabetes. And in the last 20 years, the number of adults diagnosed with diabetes ...
Tanner Seeks Votes for Most Beautiful Hospital Contest
June 20, 2019
What makes a beautiful hospital the best hospital? You do! That's why we're asking area residents and Tanner employees to share your support. Tanner Medical Center/Carrollton was recently nominated by a Carrollton resident for ...
Tanner Heart Care Awards Four AEDs in Giveaway
June 19, 2019
Four local nonprofit organizations are keeping the safety of their visitors close to their hearts. First Baptist Church of Franklin, Pinetucky Baptist Church in Heflin, Reliant Ministries Church in Dallas and the Refuge Ministries of West ...
Hands on Haralson: Tanner Joins Honda to Celebrate ‘Week of Service’
June 14, 2019
All hands were on deck this week as Tanner’s Get Healthy, Live Well joined Tallapoosa’s Honda Precision Parts of Georgia and 19 other community partners to lend a helping hand in Haralson County. The Hands on Haralson Community ...
Tanner Medical Center/Villa Rica Completes Its First Robotic-Assisted Surgery
June 12, 2019
The surgical services team at Tanner Medical Center/Villa Rica recently completed the hospital's first robotic-assisted minimally invasive surgery in its new state-of-the-art surgical services center. José Espinel, MD, a ...