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October 14, 2021

POTSDAM, NY – Board Certified Physician Assistant Joshua Tulloch has joined the medical team at St. Lawrence Health’s Canton-Potsdam Hospital in the Surgical Department.

Mr. Tulloch earned his Physician Assistant (PA) degree at the University of the Pacific Physician Assistant Program, Sacramento, CA, and completed his clinical rotations with an emphasis in Primary Care…

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October 12, 2021

POTSDAM, NY - Today, St. Lawrence Health announced that David Acker will retire as President and CEO. David’s retirement will be effective in the second quarter of 2022, ending a 14-year career with the system.

“David has done an exceptional job as St. Lawrence Health’s President and CEO. We appreciate his efforts in leading St. Lawrence through a period of significant progress and evolution. The system…

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October 11, 2021

CANTON, NY – It has been 20 months since North Country residents have been keeping a watchful eye on COVID-19, and a St. Lawrence Health Infectious Diseases physician stated he cannot stress enough how important it is to be vaccinated, and to understand what that actually means.

Canton-Potsdam Hospital Infectious Diseases Specialist Daniel Soule, DO, said the vaccines are extremely…

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October 7, 2021

CANTON, NY – St. Lawrence Health’s Nephrology and Hypertension specialist Birinder Singh, MD, FRCPC, is now seeing patients at the EJ Noble Professional Building, 80 East Main Street, Canton. He is the Chief of Medicine at Massena Hospital, where he also sees patients and has been a provider since 2017.

As a Nephrologist, Dr. Singh assists patients in managing their kidney disease, which is not…

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