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Published On 06/25/2012

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Reminder: Call Transfer Center, Pedi-Flite for transport to Le Bonheur

For patients who need to be transferred to Le Bonheur’s Emergency Department or directly admitted to the hospital, please call Le Bonheur’s Transfer Center at 888-899-9355 or 901-287-4408. The Transfer Center can coordinate Pedi-Flite ambulance transportation with our specially equipped pediatric critical care transport team.

Neurologist Morgan returns to Le Bonheur

Pediatric Neurologist Robin Morgan, MD, will return to Le Bonheur Children’s Hospital in January. Morgan will resume seeing patients in Memphis and Tupelo, Miss., after practicing in another state for a few years. She has 25 years of experience in pediatric neurology and specializes in general pediatric neurology, neonatal neurology, tics and Tourette’s Syndrome. To make an appointment, call Le Bonheur Connect at 866.870.5570. Please indicate if the child was a former patient of Morgan and be prepared to fax his or her current medical record, if he or she has been seen by a physician outside of UT Le Bonheur Pediatric Specialists.

Specialists join Le Bonheur

Le Bonheur has welcomed a few new pediatric specialists recently.

Pediatric Endocrinologist Hiba Al-Zubeidi, MD, comes to Le Bonheur from University of California San Diego where she completed a fellowship in pediatric endocrinology. Al-Zubeidi received her medical degree from the University of Jordan School of Medicine. She also serves as an assistant professor for the University of Tennessee Health Science Center (UTHSC).

Swati Karmarker, MD, a pediatric neurologist, recently completed fellowship training in pediatric neurology at Washington University/St. Louis Children’s Hospital. She studied medicine at Lokmanya Tilak Municipal Medical College and General Hospital. She is also an assistant professor at UTHSC.

Pediatric Critical Care Specialist Arun Saini, MD, also completed fellowship training at Washington University. He received his medical degree from University College of Medical Sciences Delhi University and serves as an assistant professor at UTHSC.

Le Bonheur, UTHSC to host seminar on complex newborn

*Note: The information on this conference in January Pediatric Update was incorrect. The correct information is as follows.

Le Bonheur and the University of Tennessee Health Science Center (UTHSC) will host the Mid-South Seminar of the Care of the Complex Newborn on Jan. 23-24 in Memphis at The Westin Memphis Beale Street. The seminar will address relevant issues and provide valuable insight into situations commonly presented to subspecialists and primary care providers. Guest faculty will include Fernando Moya, MD, of Betty Cameron Children's Hospital and Coastal Carolina Neonatology PLLC.

Eubanks named chief of Pediatric Surgery

Pediatric Surgeon James “Trey” Eubanks, MD, was recently named chief of Pediatric Surgery for Le Bonheur and the University of Tennessee Health Science Center. Eubanks has worked at Le Bonheur since 2002 and also serves as the hospital’s medical director for Trauma Services. In this new role, Eubanks will lead the hospital’s Pediatric Surgery team.

QUICK REFERENCE

Pedi-Flite
901-522-9999 or
888-899-9355

Referral and Resource Center
901-287-PEDS or
866-870-5570

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