NovaMed, Inc. (Nasdaq: NOVA) announced today that Thomas S. Hall, Chairman, President and Chief Executive Officer, and Scott T. Macomber, Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer, will be presenting at the BMO Capital Markets Focus on Healthcare Conference on August 5, 2008 at 1:15 p.m. Eastern Time. The conference will be held at the Millennium Broadway Hotel in New York.

A live audio webcast and replay of the presentation will be available by going to

NovaMed acquires, develops and operates ambulatory surgery centers in partnership with physicians. NovaMed has majority ownership interests in 35 surgery centers located in 18 states. NovaMed™s executive offices are located in Chicago, Illinois.

NovaMed, Inc.
Scott T. Macomber
Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer
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