Making Surgery Safer…By Keeping Temperatures Warmer

CONTACT: Mark Silverberg M.D. D.D.S.Operationheatjac, LLC – 847-370-4400 or Michael Breen M.D. – 847-840-5261 RELEASE: Immediate Ashland Community Hospital’s operating rooms are COLD. “Sometimes it’s like Antarctica just walking in there,” says Tim Burks, the Oregon hospital’s surgical purchaser. Surgeons routinely lower temperatures to 60-66 degrees so they can stay comfortable under warm lights while…