Abscess

An abscess is a pocket of pus that forms at the site of infected tissue. An abscess can form on the skin or on tissues within the body and cause pain, swelling, and tenderness.

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    Lung cancer is a challenge to diagnose because when patients present with symptoms it is often advanced and difficult to treat. Through lung cancer screenings, doctors are able to detect issues sooner increasing the success of treatment. Jonathan Daniel, M.D., thoracic surgeon at Providence, explains the importance of getting screened and who meets the risk criteria. 

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  • Now featuring Hitz apples

    Recently, Providence Benedictine Nursing Center has formed a relationship with local grower BP Hitz Apples to provide fresh, local fruit and vegetables for residents to enjoy. Learn more