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Medicare pays nearly $124 million to Augusta providers

...a total of just over $7 million, according to the data. The center did not return a call seeking comment Friday. Eye Surgery Center of Augusta received just over $2 million, and five of its physicians were listed as receiving $2.6 million...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/health/2014-04-12/medicaire-pays-nearly-124-mi
Braves general manager Frank Wren mulling tough decisions

...left off the postseason roster after hitting .179 with 22 homers. Uggla's hitting woes continued following laser eye surgery in August. He hit .083 in August, .112 in September and then was left off the division series roster."I think...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2013-10-14/braves-general-manager-f
Atlanta Braves secure NL East title, beat Chicago Cubs

...The outfield of Jason Heyward and brothers Justin and B.J. Upton all missed time. Second baseman Dan Uggla had eye surgery and pitcher Tim Hudson broke his right ankle in July, shelving the right-hander for the rest of the season.Atlanta...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2013-09-22/atlanta-braves-secure-nl
Household names aren't only reason for success of Broncos, Seahawks

...catch for the winning score against San Francisco keyed Seattle's NFC title win.Some credit Kearse undergoing Lasik eye surgery last winter with his becoming a force, but coach Pete Carroll can't confirm that. He can confirm that Kearse's...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nfl/2014-01-27/household-names-arent-only-re
Make our cookies, share yours

...cheese, and ham. Lots of ham, if one considers the speaker. GET WELL: Best wishes to my friend Bobby Deer, who had eye surgery this week. I'm not sure who left that new 2014 Sports Illustrated Swim suit Calendar in his mailbox, but I hope...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2013-12-12/make-our-cookies-share-yours
Atlanta Braves' play is reminiscent of old times

...such a prominent free-agent signee.Then there was Uggla, who was so desperate to turn things around that he had eye surgery late in the season. It didn't help. His average was even lower than Upton's (.179), though he did account...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2013-10-01/atlanta-braves-play-remi
Big lead presents options for Braves

...base.The team will have little time before the Aug. 31 trade deadline to see how Dan Uggla responds to corrective eye surgery.Uggla can come off the disabled list Aug. 28 ? only three days before the deadline. General manager Frank Wren made...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2013-08-19/big-lead-presents-option
Braves' Tyler Pastornicky to undergo season-ending surgery

...the 15-day disabled list so he can have corrective eye surgery."Not the best timing in the world," Pastornicky...night's game.When Uggla was scheduled for the Lasik eye surgery, manager Fredi Gonzalez said the team was confident...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2013-08-16/braves-tyler-pastornicky
Braves' Dan Uggla to have eye surgery

...finally realized he could not wait any longer to have Lasik eye surgery and was placed on the 15-day disabled list Tuesday...has experimented with contact lenses.Uggla said the eye surgery "was a mutual decision.""Obviously, I don't want...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2013-08-13/braves-dan-uggla-have-ey
Pharmacy investigated in fungal meningitis outbreak sent drugs to Augusta but hospitals say they are not a concern

...notification only for those who received the compounding center's drugs shipped after May 21 that were injectable or used for eye surgery, or a certain heart transplant drug.Medical College of Georgia Hospital and Clinics received a single dose of a pain...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/health/2012-10-24/pharmacy-investigated-fungal