December 28, 2016
The University of Miami Health System has named Michael Barron, M.D., professor of clinical anesthesiology, as permanent chief medical officer (CMO) of the University of Miami Health System and Gustavo Fernandez, M.D., M.B.A., as chief medical officer of The Lennar Foundation Medical Center, the University of Miami Health System’s new state-of-the-art facility.
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December 13, 2016
UHealth’s Chairman of Neurosurgery, Allan Levi, M.D., Ph.D., discusses replacing a patient’s own Schwann cells to treat nerve injury, one of the many projects being performed at the Miami Project to Cure Paralysis
December 06, 2016
November 29, 2016
In this edition of Focusing On You, Camillio Ricordi, M.D., director of the Diabetes Research Institute, talks about identifying a patient’s genetic markers for Type 1 or Type 2 diabetes as a way to prevent the onset of the disease.
November 15, 2016
Susan “Sue” Miller, the matriarch of a family whose business and philanthropic enterprise has left an indelible mark on South Florida and, in particular, improved medical care, student life, and the study of Judaism at the University of Miami, died Thursday after a battle with cancer. She was 81.
Read more about Sue Miller »
November 08, 2016
October 18, 2016
Orthopedic expert Michaela Schneiderbauer, M.D., MBA, discusses hip replacement surgery, and how it can benefit those with who suffer from arthritis and other debilitating conditions.
October 18, 2016
Sylvester Comprehensive Cancer Center and the Florida Panthers will officially kick off this year’s Hockey Fights Cancer partnership with the Viktor E. Dash 5k race on Saturday, October 22. The race will take place at 8 a.m. at the BB&T Center in Sunrise.
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September 29, 2016
The University of Miami Health System and Jackson Health System ushered in a new chapter in their decades-long health care collaboration, opening the UHealth Jackson Urgent Care center, a new facility in Country Walk in southwest Miami-Dade.
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September 27, 2016
Tailoring a cure: UHealth’s Mustafa Tekin, M.D. talks about precision medicine, using genetics to treat the most difficult and rare disorders.
September 20, 2016
Brain cancer expert Deborah O. Heros, M.D., and her colleagues at Sylvester recently launched a clinical trial using a virus injection in combination with an oral antibiotic to fight cancer in patients with glioblastoma.
September 13, 2016
Dr. Lee Kaplan shares what’s ahead for UHealth’s Sports Medicine
August 30, 2016
UHealth’s Dr. Michael E. Hoffer discusses VR Goggles, a new portable device which helps physicians effectively diagnose concussions in athletes and other individuals who have sustained a traumatic head injury.
August 23, 2016
UHealth’s Dr. Dennis Patin describes a new treatment for chronic pain using electrical stimulation
August 16, 2016
During the August 16th segment of “Focusing on You: Treating cancer with HIFU feat. Dr. Dipen Parekh” You will learn about a newly approved treatment for prostate cancer called HIFU.
August 09, 2016
During the August 9th segment of “Focusing on You: The Lennar Foundation Medical Center,” Ben Riestra discusses plan to be treating approximately 1,000 patients a day for everything from the common cold to more advanced health issues.
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