Mary and Brien Siemantel tackled weight-loss surgery together

Health News Magazine Fall 2019 (October)

Health News from Palmdale Regional Medical Center is a publication designed to bring you the latest news as well as health and wellness information you can use throughout the year. You can read the latest issue here, or sign up to have Health News mailed directly to your home.

In This Issue:
Mary and Brien Siemantel at the gym
Fall 2019 (October)

Strength in Numbers

To truly understand the amazing weight-loss journeys that Mary and Brien Siemantel are on, you must first understand just how much family means to them.
Dr. John Yadegar's headshot with an apple wrapped in a tape measure
Fall 2019 (October)

Ask the Doctor: Your Questions About Weight-Loss Surgery Answered

John Yadegar, MD, Medical Director of the Bariatric Program at PRMC, explains what you need to know about weight-loss surgery.
Georgia Reece smiling in front of a rose bush
Fall 2019 (October)

Her "Five-Star Treatment" in Acute Rehab

Georgia Reece had one major goal when she entered the Rehabilitation Institute at Palmdale Regional Medical Center: learning how to walk again after breaking her right thigh bone (femur) in a car accident.
Hospital staff lining the hall to pay respects to Paula Swain
Fall 2019 (October)

Health Briefs

Read about how hospital staff paid tribute to a special organ donor and how a team from Palmdale Regional participated in a building project with Homes 4 Families.