Blog Posts in 2018

  • Farmers Market returns to campus June 7

    The Boyd County Farmers Market returns to the King's Daughters campus in downtown Ashland Thursday, June 7, beginning at 2 p.m. For the first market of the year, we expect to see asparagus, lettuce, strawberries, green onions and more. The market will be open from 2 p.m. until sell-out, which is usually around 5 p.m. With a selection of fresh fruit, vegetables and other locally grown ...
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  • Respected gastroenterologist comes to Portsmouth

    When it comes to issues of the stomach or digestive system, you want an expert who can help no matter the situation. The team at King’s Daughters Ohio is proud to welcome gastroenterologist Garfield Grandison, M.D., to campus and our endoscopy suites. He has practiced in Ashland for several years, and now will see patients in Portsmouth and Ashland. Practicing with Dr. Grandison will be ...
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  • Orthopedic surgeon Dr. Aitken accepting new patients in Flatwoods; offers free joint screening June 21

    Beginning in June, King's Daughters orthopedic surgeon George Aitken, M.D., is accepting new patients at Flatwoods Medical Specialties, 1109 Bellefonte Road, Flatwoods; and is offering a FREE joint pain screening beginning at 4 p.m. Thursday, June 21. Non-invasive screening includes • Knees • Hips • Shoulders • Other joints Appointments are required for the joint pain ...
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  • Keeping It Local with Rocky Adkins Golf Tournament

    We are gearing up for the 23rd annual Rocky Adkins Cure for Cancer golf scramble to be held Friday, May 25 at Eagle Trace in Morehead. More than 300 golfers from across Kentucky, representing more than 60 sponsors, will participate in the tournament, with proceeds benefiting King’s Daughters Oncology Center of Excellence. Over the years, the tournament has raised more than $1.5 million to ...
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  • Tina England, APRN, welcomes new patients

    Nurse practitioner Tina England is welcoming new patients at KDMS Central Avenue Primary Care. She joins family physician Hassan Abul-Khoudoud, M.D. England earned her master of science in nursing from Walden University, Minneapolis, Minn., (2010) and completed her family nurse practitioner at the Frontier School of Midwifery and Family Nursing in Hayden, Ky., in 2012. She earned her associates ...
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  • Registered Nurse Frankie Groves receives 2018 Bev Coleman Nursing Excellence Award

    King's Daughters congratulates nurse Frankie Groves, the 2018 recipient of the Bev Coleman Nursing Excellence Award. Frankie is a registered nurse on Heart and Vascular Recovery Unit. Frankie was nominated by several of her nursing peers who all agree she embodies the characteristics of the award: • Selflessness • Positivity • Empathy • Grace "She has touched hundreds ...
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  • King's Daughters Portsmouth Orthopedics and Sports Medicine welcomes walk-ins

    King’s Daughters Portsmouth Orthopedics & Sports Medicine is now accepting new patients as walk-ins: · 8:30 - 11 a.m. Monday through Friday at 1729 Kinneys Lane, Suite 102 Portsmouth Walk-in care is available for: · hip, knee or shoulder problems · sports injuries · other joint issues *No back/spine or worker's compensation. Patients must have new medical ...
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  • Ford family brings decades of experience in women's care

    King’s Daughters is pleased to welcome gynecology practice of Richard Ford, M.D., to its Integrated Practices. Patients are welcome at King’s Daughters Medical Specialties Gynecology, 224 Winchester Ave., Suite 1, Ashland. The practice consists of two physicians and two nurse practitioners. New patients are welcome! To schedule an appointment, please call (606) 324-2554. Conditions ...
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  • King's Daughters announces finalists for Bev Coleman Nursing Excellence Award

    As part of our Nurses Week activities, King's Daughters is pleased to announce the second annual Bev Coleman Nursing Excellence Award finalists. The award recognizes a nurse who has exhibited the highest levels of nursing excellence and has positively influenced the nursing culture at King's Daughters over the past year. Criteria include: Positivity in the face of adversity Empathy Grace ...
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