St. Mary Health Connections

St. Mary Health Connections

St. Mary Health Connections

CATEGORY: Health & Fitness
The latest health news from St. Mary Medical Center.
  1. September 01, 2021
    5 min
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    Not all breast cancer is caused by genetics
    KYW Newsradio's Lynne Adkins talked about breast cancer risk factors with Dr. Hiral Fontanilla, breast medical director at St. Mary Medical Center in Langhorne.
  2. August 09, 2021
    10 min
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    Elective Angioplasty
    KYW Newsradio's Lynne Adkins talked about elective angioplasty with Dr. Ronald Fields, director of the cardiac catheterization lab at St. Mary Medical Center in Langhorne.​
  3. July 07, 2021
    9 min
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    New tech makes it easier for hospital staff to keep patients safe
    KYW Newsradio's Lynne Adkins talked about hospital safety with Dr. Lawrence Brilliant, President of St. Mary Medical Center in Langhorne.
  4. May 27, 2021
    5 min
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    What is sports medicine?
    KYW Newsradio's Lynne Adkins talked about sports medicine with Dr. Dinesh Dhanaraj, an orthopedic surgeon at St. Mary Medical Center in Langhorne.
  5. April 30, 2021
    7 min
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    Bariatric surgery becomes more popular as more Americans gain weight
    KYW Newsradio's Lynne Adkins discussed bariatric surgery procedures and the commitment necessary with Dr. Alfred Trang. He's a bariatric and minimally invasive surgeon at St. Mary Medical Center in Langhorne.
  6. January 29, 2021
    4 min
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    The benefits of robotic surgery
    Robotic surgery has become the norm in many operations. KYW Newwsradio's Lynne Adkins talked about the procedures with Dr. Justin Harmon, Director of Robotic Surgery at St. Mary Medical Center in Langhorne.
  7. January 08, 2021
    7 min
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    Hernias: What they are and what to do about them
    Millions of Americans suffer with hernias each year. KYW Newsradio's Lynne Adkins talked discussed the issue with Dr. Jessica Barton, a general and minimally invasive surgeon at St. Mary Medical Center in Langh…
  8. December 10, 2020
    6 min
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    Taking a look at bowel and colon surgeries and improvements
    Surgery for the colon and bowel have changed in recent years and KYW Newsradio's Lynne Adkins discussed several with Dr. Esther Cha, a colorectal surgeon at St. Mary Medical Center in Langhorne.
  9. October 30, 2020
    2 min
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    Changes in knee replacement surgery
    The replacement parts used in knee surgery has changed in recent years, all for the better. KYW Newsradio's Lynne Adkins talked about a system from Medacta International with Dr. George Cautilli, an orthopedic…
  10. August 31, 2020
    5 min
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    Understanding 3-D Mammograms
    3-D mammograms have become the industry standard. KYW Newsradio's Lynne Adkins discussed the advantages with Dr. Claire Streibert, Head of Breast Imaging at St. Mary Medical Center in Langhorne.​See omnystudio.…
  11. May 21, 2020
    3 min
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    Hospitals begin to focus on non-emergencies
    Hospitals have been open, but mainly dealing with emergencies and COVID-19 patients. Now, it's time to begin handling all those patients put on hold during the pandemic. KYW Newsradio's Lynne Adkins talked abou…
  12. March 27, 2020
    5 min
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    A new procedure for valve replacement
    There's a new valve that's improving the procedure for a common heart condition. KYW' Newsradio Lynne Adkins talked about it with Dr. Roi Altit, an Interventional Cardiologist at St. Mary Medical Center in Lang…
  13. February 25, 2020
    6 min
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    Bladder issues in women and what can be done
    KYW Newsradio's Lynne Adkins talked about bladder issues with Dr. Patricia Zahner, a urologist at St. Mary Medical Center in Langhorne.See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
  14. February 25, 2020
    6 min
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    Bladder issues in women and what can be done
    KYW Newsradio's Lynne Adkins talked about bladder issues with Dr. Patricia Zahner, a urologist at St. Mary Medical Center in Langhorne.
  15. January 24, 2020
    5 min
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    What is a Laborist?
    KYW Newsradio's Lynne Adkins talked about laborists with Dr. Roman Tatarowicz, chairman of the ob/gyn department at St. Mary Medical Center in Langhorne.
  16. January 24, 2020
    5 min
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    What is a Laborist?
    KYW Newsradio's Lynne Adkins talked about laborists with Dr. Roman Tatarowicz, chairman of the ob/gyn department at St. Mary Medical Center in Langhorne.See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
  17. October 18, 2019
    6 min
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    The benefits of laser therapy
    KYW Newsradio's Lynne Adkins talked about laser treatments with Dr. Nathaniel Holzman, chief of the division of plastic and reconstructive surgery at St. Mary Medical Center in Langhorne, Pennsylvania.
  18. October 18, 2019
    6 min
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    The benefits of laser therapy
    KYW Newsradio's Lynne Adkins talked about laser treatments with Dr. Nathaniel Holzman, chief of the division of plastic and reconstructive surgery at St. Mary Medical Center in Langhorne, Pennsylvania.See omnys…
  19. September 17, 2019
    6 min
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    A minimally invasive heart procedure is now available to a larger group of patients
    A minimally invasive heart procedure that used to be for only the sickest patients, is now available to almost anyone. KYW Newsradio's Lynne Adkins discussed talked about it with Dr. Roy Altit, an interventiona…
  20. September 17, 2019
    6 min
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    A minimally invasive heart procedure is now available to a larger group of patients
    A minimally invasive heart procedure that used to be for only the sickest patients, is now available to almost anyone. KYW Newsradio's Lynne Adkins discussed talked about it with Dr. Roy Altit, an interventiona…

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