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Diagnosing Prostate Cancer
Prostate cancer is a serious disease. Fortunately, it’s also one that can often be treated successfully if detected early.
Peripheral Artery Disease
Peripheral artery disease can narrow and harden the arteries, restricting the flow of blood from the heart. If it is caught early enough, vascular surgeons can draw from a toolbox of treatments.
When surgeons access the spine with minimal dissection, patients can be back on their feet immediately after surgery, home within 24 hours, and back to work in a matter of weeks.
Excessive Sweating (Hyperhidrosis)
Working up a sweat on hot, muggy days or while exercising is only natural. But when the body sweats too much, it can signal a condition called hyperhidrosis.
Eye Care for Kids
Pediatric ophthalmology helps children from newborns to teens optimize their eye health, treating conditions such as strabismus, amblyopia and myopia.
Fluid Around the Lungs (Pleural Effusion)
Fluid around the lung (pleural effusion) is a potentially dangerous condition that can masquerade as something less worrisome.
Microneedling typically has shorter recovery time compared to the lasers or chemical peels that are also used to help resurface skin and improve its texture.
Preventing, Diagnosing and Treating Ovarian Cancer
When caught early, many women respond well to ovarian cancer. In this video, Elena Ratner, MD, discusses diagnosis, prevention and treatment.
Short Stature (Growth Disorders) in Children
Some children who aren't growing as expected are diagnosed with short stature. Here's what parents need to know about this condition.
Total Knee Replacement
Total knee replacement is a complex surgery that can dramatically improve a patient’s day-to-day life. The goal of a total knee replacement is to relieve pain and restore a patient’s daily independence.
What Is Fatty Liver Disease?
When you gain too much weight, it doesn't just accumulate on the outside of your body. Fat may start to deposit inside, too, within organs such as the liver. This condition is called fatty liver disease.
Heart Disease in Women
Women face unique risks, warning signs and symptoms of heart disease. Here's what women—and men who care about them—need to know about this condition.
MRSA and Drug-Resistant Microbes
Most microbes in and around our bodies are harmless, but some evolve to become deadly threats to individual and public health.
Pediatric Reflux Disease
Pediatric gastroesophageal reflux is common; it becomes a problem when the esophagus is irritated and causes pain or a burning sensation.
Anesthesia for Hernia Repair
For people having a hernia repair, anesthesiologists work alongside surgeons to ensure the patient's comfort and safety during the procedure.
Watch this video to learn about carpal tunnel syndrome, numbness caused by compression of the nerve at the base of the palm.
When the liver fails, due to cancer and other illnesses, a transplant from a deceased or living donor can offer effective treatment.
Sentinel Lymph Node Biopsy
Lymph nodes can be used to determine whether cancer has become metastatic, meaning it’s begun to spread from the original tumor site to other parts of the body.