September 26, 2017

Is Sleep Apnea Dangerous?

~ As Appeared in the September 2017 Issue of North Shore News ~   Is Sleep Apnea Dangerous?   It can be if it’s left untreated. You may have heard that Carrie Fisher, the Star Wars […]
August 30, 2017

Why Do I Need a Colonoscopy?

~ As Appeared in the August 2017 Issue of North Shore News ~   The reason for a colonoscopy is to detect colon cancer and treat it as early as possible.   Colon cancer is the third […]
July 19, 2017

How Do I Know If It’s Strep Throat or Just a Sore Throat?

~ As Appeared in the August 2017 Issue of North Shore News ~    This is a question many parents face quite often. You may be dealing with strep throat if there is an abrupt onset […]
July 6, 2017

Should I Immunize My Children?

~ As Appeared in the June 2017 Issue of North Shore News ~   Yes! The current mumps outbreak is a perfect example of why. As of May 23, the Hawaii State Department of Health confirmed […]
July 5, 2017

KMC Was awarded $35,000 from the Ho’opono Ko’olauloa Community Foundation for an Emergency Room Renovations Project

We are truly grateful to receive a $35,000 grant to be used for our Emergency Room renovations project. Mahalo to the Hoʻopono Koʻolau Loa Community Foundation / Malama Ohana for your generosity and continued efforts in […]
June 30, 2017

KMC Now Hosts “Ask The Doctor” Column In The North Shore News

KMC Is proud to now host the Ask The Doctor Column in the North Shore News. Every month a new ATD (Ask The Doctor) article will be published both here on our website And in the […]
April 11, 2017

When Should I Worry About an Infection?

~ As Appeared in the March 2017 Issue of North Shore News ~ It’s good practice to keep a close eye on all infections. Some bacteria have become resistant to certain antibiotics, and identifying the infection […]
April 11, 2017

About CPR

~ As Appeared in the April 2017 Issue of North Shore News ~ Is it true that you don’t have to do mouth-to-mouth resuscitation as part of CPR? Yes. All you need is a two-step process: […]