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. April 30, 2021
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    Bariatric surgery becomes more popular as more Ameri…
    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.
  2. January 29, 2021
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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.
  3. January 08, 2021
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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…
  4. December 10, 2020
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    Taking a look at bowel and colon surgeries and impro…
    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.
  5. October 30, 2020
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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…
  6. August 31, 2020
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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.…
  7. May 21, 2020
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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