Browsing the "Surgical Specialty" Category

Senior Care Surgical Services

April 28th, 2014

Surgery may be a concern for a patient of any age; and often as age increases, concerns and the likelihood of a medical condition requiring surgery increase as well. A team of senior care providers has designed a comprehensive Surgical Services Program for our senior patients.  We will work together to coordinate care and communication

Innovative Approaches to Bariatric Success at St. Luke’s University Health Network

January 14th, 2014

High levels of sustained weight loss. Sharp reductions in comorbidities. A mortality rate of zero as well as lower-than-average lengths of hospital stays and rates of complications and readmissions. Coveted designations by professional organizations. A surgical team with more than 1,500 laparoscopic bariatric surgeries to its credit. A plastic surgery option. Those features and achievements