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Two already renowned members of the Brain Aneurysm Foundation’s Medical Advisory Board have recently been named tops in their field, and included in Boston Magazine’s exclusive 2014 list of
Holiday open house to feature desserts, wine, music, and a raffle for prizes. Scottsdale, AZ (PRWEB) December 10, 2014 Dr. Daniel I.
- Late-Breaking Data From Pilot Study on New Electromagnetic Wave Device For Tissue Targeting During Breast Conservation Surgery at San Antonio Breast Cancer Symposium - SAN ANTONIO,
Real-time images from the chest can save lives PLYMOUTH, Mich., Dec.
In a groundbreaking new study, UCLA researchers have for the first time advanced a surgical technique performed with the help of a robot to successfully access a previously-unreachable area of the head and neck.
San Diego board certified plastic surgeon accepts second consecutive term as Chief of Plastic Surgery San Diego, California (PRWEB) December 09, 2014
While weight loss surgery has been proven to be safe and effective, choosing a versatile, highly experienced surgeon like Dr. Michael Feiz can make all the difference. LOS ANGELES, Dec.
LONDON, Dec. 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- This report analyzes the worldwide markets for Bariatric (Obesity) Surgical Devices in US$ Thousands.
A new kind of knee surgery is providing much needed relief for patients in the greater Houston area. HOUSTON, Dec.
General surgery is a specialty that concentrates on the esophagus, stomach, small bowel, colon, liver, pancreas, gallbladder, bile ducts and the thyroid gland. This specialty also deals with skin, breast, soft tissue and hernia related diseases. General Surgeons have the opportunity to subspecialize in one or more of the following: Trauma Surgery: Trauma surgery is the specialty that performs invasive procedures for physical injuries in an emergency. This subspecialty holds the...
Endoluminal capsule monitoring is categorized as a non-invasive medical procedure used in diagnosing and monitoring the progression of abnormalities in the gastrointestinal system. Procedure Once the need is identified to monitor the gastrointestinal system and the patient has a working system, they will ingest a water-tight capsule that contains a miniaturized wireless radio transmitter. Once it is ingested, it sends signals to a radio receiver. The data is then processed and presented...
The esophagogastroduodenoscopy is a medical diagnostic procedure used in internal medicine to view the upper part of the gastrointestinal tract. This non-invasive procedure is used for many complaints and requires little to no time for recovery from the procedure. Reasons for the Procedure Patients present to their physician with physical complaints. For example, a patient may come into the office and say they have been feeling tired and forgetful. Through many tests and evaluations,...
A laparoscopy is an invasive surgical procedure used in abdominal area but is much less invasive than the preceding methods. Small incisions are made in the abdomen or pelvic area in which the camera and tools are introduced to perform the surgery or inspect the area. The method before the laparoscopy involved cutting open the area completely with longer healing time and more complications. Although in the pediatric populations, abscesses have a tendency to form around the incision sites....
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