Beyond Heartburn: Recognizing the Signs of GERD

There is a reason most medicine cabinets include a bottle of Tums. According to the American College of Gastroenterology, an estimated 60 million Americans experience heartburn at least once a month. While it may seem like heartburn and acid reflux are minor grievances caused by "too much of the good stuff", they can signal a more serious underlying issue like gastrointestinal reflux disease (GERD).
Published 11/29/2023 10:33:22 AM

State-of-the-Art Surgical Suites at Door County Medical Center

DCMC's surgical suites recently underwent a procedure of their own! Over the past couple of months, the surgical suites have been upgraded with new, state-of-the-art equipment and additional integration.
Published 9/6/2023 8:56:06 AM

Minimally Invasive Robotic Surgery is Available at DCMC’s Women’s Health Center

At the Women's Health Center at Door County Medical Center (DCMC), we are dedicated to providing comprehensive and easily accessible healthcare for women in Door County and Kewaunee County. Setting itself apart from most rural hospitals in the United States, DCMC and the Women's Health Center provide patients with the opportunity to undergo minimally invasive surgical procedures using the da Vinci Xi surgical robot.
Published 7/7/2023 6:00:00 AM

DCMC Marks its 500th Minimally Invasive Surgical Procedure with the da Vinci Xi Surgical Robot

Door County Medical Center is proud to announce that earlier this February, Dr. Michael St. Jean performed DCMC’s 500th minimally invasive surgery with the da Vinci Xi Surgical System.
Published 3/1/2022 10:47:13 AM

When to consider knee replacement

If you have painful knee arthritis, there are a number of non-surgical treatment options available. Over time, you may find that these are no longer working as well. You may be left wondering when you should take the step towards a knee replacement.
Published 1/19/2022 2:03:00 PM

From Injury to Recovery with the Door Orthopedic Center: Patty Chomeau’s Story

Patty Chomeau lives in Fish Creek. She's a wife, a mom and a new grandma. One aspect of Door County that Patty particularly enjoys is its natural beauty—she enjoys being outside and going for a hike. Unfortunately, last year, while on a hike, Patty injured herself after a fall which resulted in a trip to the Door County Medical Center Clinic in Fish Creek.
Published 10/7/2021 7:00:00 AM

From Injury to Recovery with the Door Orthopedic Center: Toby Snow’s Story

Our shoulder is an amazing and complex joint and is likely underappreciated by most people. It is actually two joints that work together to make all of that miraculous motion happen. The following is Toby Snow's story—his journey with the Door Orthopedic Center from acute rotator cuff injury, through to his recovery and eventual return to work.
Published 7/21/2021 8:00:00 AM

From Injury to Recovery with the Door Orthopedic Center: Jeffrey Albert’s Story

Every day, with little to no thought, we ask our arms to carry a substantial burden and perform a multitude of tasks. The constant use that daily life requires of our arms can result in numerous injuries, and perhaps the most common is the shoulder injury.
Published 6/22/2021 10:42:06 AM

"When Things Just Need To Mesh Again"

Phil Biebl's Door County Medical Center hernia surgery experience, in his own words. 
Published 5/1/2019 4:53:18 PM

da Vinci Robotic Surgery

Door County Medical Center is one of the top 20 critical access hospitals in the nation. More than a hospital, Door County Medical Center is an integrated health system providing the residents of Door and Kewaunee counties with state of the art technology and procedures, and top physicians.

Published 6/5/2018 11:07:01 AM

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