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New Physicians Join Medical Staff at Boca Raton Regional Hospital

BOCA RATON, FL –April 17, 2013 - Boca Raton Regional Hospital announces today the appointment of the following physicians to the Hospital’s medical staff:

S. Forrest Dodson, MD, is board certified in general surgery and specializes in hepatobiliary surgery. He attended medical school at Eastern Virginia Medical School in Norfolk, Virginia. His internship and residency programs were completed at Western Reserve Care System in Youngstown, Ohio and his fellowship was done at the Thomas E. Starzl Transplantation Institute in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.

Adam Hammer, MD,
is board certified in pain medicine and physical medicine and rehabilitation. He attended medical school at Albert Einstein College of Medicine in New York, New York. He completed his internship at the New York Hospital Medical Center of Queens in Flushing, New York. Both his residency and fellowship programs were fulfilled at Mount Sinai Medical Center in New York, New York.

Shani-Kay Chambers, MD, is board certified in pediatrics. She attended medical school at Florida State University in Tallahassee, Florida. Her internship and residency programs were both completed at Jackson Memorial Hospital in Miami, Florida.

About Boca Raton Regional Hospital – Advancing the boundaries of medicine.

Born out of compelling community need in 1967, Boca Raton Regional Hospital is an advanced, tertiary medical center (www.brrh.com) with 400 beds and more than 800 primary and specialty physicians on staff. The Hospital is a recognized leader in oncology, cardiovascular disease and surgery, minimally invasive surgery, orthopedics, women’s health and emergency medicine, all of which offer state-of-the-art diagnostic and imaging capabilities. The Hospital is a designated Comprehensive Stroke Center by the Florida Agency for Health Care Administration (AHCA).

Boca Raton Regional Hospital is the recipient of the 2013 Distinguished Hospital Award for Clinical ExcellenceTM for the ninth year in a row and was named one of America’s 50

Best Hospital in 2011, 2012 and 2013, both by Healthgrades®. Boca Raton Regional Hospital was also recognized for the second consecutive year in U.S. News Media & World Report’s 2012 - 2013 Best Hospitals listing as a top ranked hospital in the South Florida metropolitan area.

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Allison Kratzer, 561.955.4706
Boca Raton Regional Hospital