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Sleep apnea is a disorder of collapse of the airway when a person is asleep.  It is often seen in individuals who are overweight or who have a small airway.  It can also commonly be seen in children who have large tonsils and adenoids.  Obstructive sleep apnea syndrome is often characterized by loud snoring, disturbed sleep and daytime sleepiness.  It is estimated that 2-4% of the general population has this problem....

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Jun 17, 2016 Dr. Patrick Conway of CMS Speaks to PCMS

Dr. Patrick Conway, Deputy Administrator and Chief Medical Officer of CMS, spoke to members of the Pierce County Medical Society on June 17, 2016 about transformation of the health care system on a PCMS Practice Success Forum webinar....

Jun 9, 2016 PCMS Members Gather for 2016 Wine Tasting Event

On a pleasant summer evening atop the Landmark Convention Center in Tacoma, members of the Pierce County Medical Society joined in a collegial opportunity on June 8 to taste wines suggested by Paul Gregutt, a contributing editor for Wine Enthusiast magazine, former columnist for the Seattle Times, and author of the authoritative book on Washington...

Upcoming Events

Jul 28, 2016 PCMS Practice Success Forum with Jacques Colon of TPCHD

On Thursday July 28, 12:15-1:00pm a PCMS Practice Success Forum webinar will feature Jacques Colon,...

Aug 9, 2016 PCMS 2016 Tacoma Rainiers

In “Field of Dreams”, James Earl Jones as Terrence Mann famously described baseball:...