February 14, 2016
Robotic surgery is quickly becoming the standard option for many types of surgery. Find out how it went from science fiction to advanced medical care.
Categorized as: Cancer Care, Prostate Cancer
Tagged with: da vinci, davinci, laparoscopy, medical mondays, minimally invasive, robot-assisted surgery, robotic surgery, surgery
February 11, 2016
Learn about robotic surgery, a minimally invasive option that helps reduce pain and scarring and speed recovery after surgery.
Categorized as: Cancer Care, Living and Wellness
Tagged with: bariatric surgery, da vinci, medical mondays, minimally invasive, robot surgery, robot-assisted surgery, robotic surgery
February 1, 2016
Learn more about the risks and symptoms of CTEPH, or chronic thromboembolic pulmonary hypertension, in this edition of Medical Mondays.
Categorized as: Living and Wellness
Tagged with: blood clot, CTEPH, medical mondays, pulmonary embolism, Pulmonary hypertension
January 18, 2016
Learn more about the importance of having a primary care physician and routine checkups in this edition of Medical Mondays.
Categorized as: Family Health
Tagged with: doctor appointment, medical mondays, PCP, Primary care
January 4, 2016
In this edition of Medical Mondays, learn more about the long-term benefits of bariatric surgery including how it can improve or reverse diabetes.
Tagged with: bariatric surgery, diabetes, medical mondays
November 16, 2015
3D Mammography is changing the way breast cancer is detected. Learn more about 3D mammography, breast cancer risks, and when to get your first mammogram.
Categorized as: Women's Health
Tagged with: 3d imaging, breast cancer, mammography, medical mondays, mobile featured
October 23, 2015
A stroke itself is a shock and recovery can be, too. Check out our infographic to learn some common issues faced in the aftermath of a stroke.
Categorized as: Neurosurgery and Brain Health
Tagged with: brain health, medical mondays, stroke, stroke recovery, stroke symptoms
October 19, 2015
Integrative oncology works to treat not only the cancer, but all aspects of a patient's treatment. Learn more in this edition of Medical Mondays from UPMC.
Categorized as: Cancer Care
Tagged with: acupuncture, aromatherapy, cancer treatment, medical mondays, meditation, oncology, yoga
October 12, 2015
Living an active lifestyle benefits both your mind and body, but injuries can bench even the best athletes. Learn about the UPMC Lemieux Sports Complex.
Categorized as: Sports Medicine
Tagged with: lemieux, medical mondays, sports injuries, sports medicine