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Medical Intel

Jul 31, 2018

A paraesophageal hernia can have symptoms as simple as acid reflux or feeling bloated after a small meal—or no signs at all. Dr. John Lazar, Director of Thoracic Robotics, discusses how we diagnose and treat paraesophageal hernias.

 

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Jul 26, 2018

A new procedure can lead to quicker, more effective recovery after ACL repair. Orthopedic Surgeon Dr. Evan Argintar explains how internal bracing works and who can benefit from the procedure.

 

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Jul 24, 2018

Partial knee replacements can provide relief from arthritis pain without the long recovery of a total knee replacement. Orthopedic Surgeon Dr. Evan Argintar explains the benefits and who might qualify for the procedure.

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Jul 19, 2018

Uterine fibroids affect millions of U.S. women. Dr. Saher Sabri, Director of Interventional Radiology, discusses uterine fibroid embolization, a minimally invasive procedure that can relieve painful symptoms without removing a woman’s uterus. 

 

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Jul 17, 2018

Pituitary tumors are more common than many people realize, with up to 17 percent of people at risk for developing one in their lifetimes. Dr. Susmeeta T. Sharma, Director of Pituitary Endocrinology, discusses how our team of experts recognizes and treats pituitary tumors.

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