Bariatric Surgery
kls117@duke.eduWed, 08/24/2022 - 15:37 Treatment PageBariatric Surgery ProvidersDana D. Portenier, MDKeri A. Seymour, DOKunoor Jain-Spangler, MDRanjan Sudan, MDJin S. Yoo, MDJacob A. Greenberg, MDBenjamin R. Lloyd, MDChelsea A. Connor, MD, FACSLuke Kinsinger, MD, BS, FACSMatthew B. Martin, MDPaul J. Stechschulte, MDEric M. Wilson, MD, FACSJennifer Norris, PA-CAnne M. Stephano, PA-CChristina Killette, RDN/LDNMaria Tucker, CDCES, MPH, RDN/LDNKelli E. Friedman, PhDTina M. Gremore, PhDJennifer J. Pells, PhD (Source: dukehealth.org: Duke Health News)
Source: dukehealth.org: Duke Health News - August 24, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: kls117 at duke.edu Source Type: news

Moyamoya Disease
kls117@duke.eduMon, 08/08/2022 - 14:37 Treatment PageMoyamoya Disease ProvidersGerald A. Grant, MDAli R. Zomorodi, MDAndrew B. Cutler, MD, MSMatthew E. Ehrlich, MD, MPHNada El Husseini, MD, MHSWuwei Feng, MD, FAHADavid M. Hasan, MD, MScErik F. Hauck, MDScott Le, DOBrian C. Mac Grory, MB BCh, MRCP (UK)Elizabeth Marriott, MDMatthew Vestal, MD, MBA, MHS (Source: dukehealth.org: Duke Health News)
Source: dukehealth.org: Duke Health News - August 8, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: kls117 at duke.edu Source Type: news

BOOST3 Traumatic Brain Injury Study
Duke University Hospital has joined a partnership of hospitals across North America to conduct “Brain Oxygen Optimization in Severe Traumatic Brain Injury (BOOST3),” a study of the emergency treatment of patients with severe traumatic brain injury. Since patients eligible for BOOST3 will be comatose and unable to communicate their preferences, federal regulations exist that allow studies to include patients with an “exception from informed consent.”CTA Link: Learn MorePhoto: Is Guest WiFi Page Only Announcement:  (Source: dukehealth.org: Duke Health News)
Source: dukehealth.org: Duke Health News - February 5, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: jf210 at duke.edu Source Type: news

5 Common Questions about Migraines
Treatment TermsChronic Headaches Author Morgan deBlecourt Overview Migraines are more than just bad headaches, and they ’re more common than most people think. Here, Timothy Collins, MD, a headache specialist at Duke, answers five common questions about migraines. Content Blocks CTA ButtonChronic Headaches and Migraines CTA Header Find Out More About Hero Imageblog_migraine_1932x862.jpg Preview Image Featured Doctors and Providers Timothy A. Collins, MD Related Doctors HeadingFeatured DoctorDisplay in Announcement Section:  Reviewer Timothy Collins Archived Medically Reviewed DateWe...
Source: dukehealth.org: Duke Health News - January 7, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: md141 at duke.edu Source Type: news

Do I Need a Headache Specialist?
Treatment TermsChronic HeadachesChronic Headaches in ChildrenNeurological disorders Author Morgan deBlecourt Sub-Title Find Relief for Persistent and Painful Headaches Overview If frequent headaches or migraines are making your life miserable, it may be time to see an expert. Headache specialists are uniquely trained to evaluate and treat chronic headaches, migraines, and rare headache disorders. Content Blocks CTA ButtonChronic Headaches and Migraines CTA Header Learn More About Hero Imageblog_headachespecialist_1932x862.jpg Preview Image Featured Doctors and Providers Timothy A. Collins, MD ...
Source: dukehealth.org: Duke Health News - January 7, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: md141 at duke.edu Source Type: news

More People Eligible for Cochlear Implants Thanks to Expanded Criteria
Treatment TermsCochlear Implant Surgery in ChildrenCochlear implant surgeryCochlear Implant CandidateHearing loss Author Morgan deBlecourt Overview People with severe hearing loss in just one ear may now be eligible to receive cochlear implants. These surgically implanted devices not only improve a person ’s overall hearing, but also boost their speech understanding as well as their ability to identify a sound’s source and proximity. People with this or any kind of hearing loss have better outcomes the earlier they receive an implant. Content Blocks CTA ButtonAbout Cochlear Implants CTA Header Learn Mor...
Source: dukehealth.org: Duke Health News - January 2, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: md141 at duke.edu Source Type: news

Chemotherapy Pump Helps People with Metastatic Liver Cancer Live Longer
Treatment TermsLiver cancer Author Debbe Geiger Overview A chemotherapy infusion pump is giving more time to people whose metastatic colorectal cancer has spread to the liver and who may have been told they are out of options. Duke Health cancer specialists are among the few U.S. doctors with the training and expertise to offer this highly specialized treatment, known as hepatic arterial infusion or HAI. Content Blocks CTA ButtonLiver Cancer CTA Header Learn More Hero Imageblog_liver_1932x862.jpg Preview Image Featured Doctors and Providers Michael Lidsky, MD Peter J. Allen, MD Sabino Zani Jr., ...
Source: dukehealth.org: Duke Health News - December 18, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: dg62 at duke.edu Source Type: news

Chemotherapy Pump Helps People with Liver Metastases Live Longer
Treatment TermsLiver cancer Author Debbe Geiger Overview A chemotherapy infusion pump is giving more time to people whose metastatic colorectal cancer has spread to the liver and who may have been told they are out of options. Duke Health cancer specialists are among the few U.S. doctors with the training and expertise to offer this highly specialized treatment, known as hepatic arterial infusion or HAI. Content Blocks CTA ButtonLiver Cancer CTA Header Learn More Hero Imageblog_liver_1932x862.jpg Preview Image Featured Doctors and Providers Michael Lidsky, MD Peter J. Allen, MD Sabino Zani Jr., ...
Source: dukehealth.org: Duke Health News - December 18, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: dg62 at duke.edu Source Type: news

New Medicare Advantage Option Available in the Triangle
Overview A new Medicare Advantage option called Experience Health Medicare Advantage<sup>SM</sup> (HMO) is now available to Medicare-eligible people who live in Durham, Franklin, Granville, Lee, Orange, Person, Vance, and Wake counties. Content Blocks Hero Imageblog_medicare_1932x862.jpg Preview ImageDisplay in Announcement Section:  Archived Medically Reviewed DateWednesday, November 6, 2019Thumbnail Image: Pin to Top of WiFi Page:  (Source: dukehealth.org: Duke Health News)
Source: dukehealth.org: Duke Health News - November 6, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: dg62 at duke.edu Source Type: news

Do I Need an Otologist/Neurotologist?
Treatment TermsEar nose and throatEar DiseasesMeniere's DiseaseHearing lossBalance problemsSkull base tumorAcoustic neuromaCochlear implant surgeryCochlear Implant CandidateBone Conduction Hearing Aid Author Morgan deBlecourt Sub-Title Advanced Care for Complex Ear Diseases Overview If you ’re experiencing a serious ear-related concern that’s affecting your balance and/or hearing, you don’t have to live with it. An otologist or neurotologist is a highly specialized ear, nose, and throat (ENT) doctor who may be able to find the root of your problem and recommend procedures to tre at your: Content Bl...
Source: dukehealth.org: Duke Health News - October 29, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: md141 at duke.edu Source Type: news

Nasoalveolar Molding Corrects Cleft Lip and Palate with Fewer Surgeries
Treatment TermsPediatric Plastic and Reconstructive SurgeryCleft Lip and Cleft Palate Repair Author Bryan Roth Overview If your child is born with a cleft lip or cleft palate, a customized orthodontic device called nasoalveolar molding (NAM) can help correct your child ’s cleft. It allows for fewer surgeries to achieve a symmetrical appearance. According to Pedro Santiago, DMD, a craniofacial orthodontist with the Duke Cleft and Craniofacial team who helped develop the NAM technique,"No other techniques can make the adjustments in the nose like the NAM molding does, and that's the most important structu...
Source: dukehealth.org: Duke Health News - October 24, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: br44 at duke.edu Source Type: news

New Sleep Apnea Treatment Offers CPAP Alternative - Inspire
dg62@duke.eduThu, 10/17/2019 - 10:07 Hero Image Preview Image Treatment TermsSleep disordersSleep Apnea CategoriesSleep Disorders Pin to Top of WiFi PageOff Display in Announcement SectionOff CTA ButtonSleep Apnea Featured Doctors and ProvidersMatthew D. Ellison, MD CTA HeaderLearn More About Medically Reviewed DateTue, 09/03/2019 - 12:00 ArchivedOff ReviewerMatthew Ellison GenderFemale Is Patient ExperienceOff Expire DateFri, 09/02/2022 - 12:00 Blog Content Blocks Section FeaturesText Content HeaderWhy a New Approach to Treating Sleep Apnea Is Needed ContentThe most...
Source: dukehealth.org: Duke Health News - October 17, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: dg62 at duke.edu Source Type: news

New Sleep Apnea Treatment Offers CPAP Alternative
Treatment TermsSleep disorders Overview People with obstructive sleep apnea who haven ’t found relief may benefit from a new pacemaker-like device that keeps the airway open during sleep. When other options have failed, “this treatment has allowed us to achieve a whole new level of success,” said Matthew Ellison, MD, an otolaryngologist at Duke, the first center in North Caroli na to implant the Inspire hypoglossal nerve stimulator system. Content Blocks CTA ButtonSleep Disorders Treatment CTA Header Learn More About Hero Imageblog_sleepapnea_1932x862.jpg Preview Image Featured Doctors and Providers...
Source: dukehealth.org: Duke Health News - October 17, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: dg62 at duke.edu Source Type: news

RN Hiring Event
Join us on  October 24 for our annual hiring event for registered nurses. All experience levels welcome. Learn about opportunities throughout the health system, meet with hiring managers, hear about benefits and speak with nurse recruiters.CTA Link: Details and TimesPhoto: Is Guest WiFi Page Only Announcement:  (Source: dukehealth.org: Duke Health News)
Source: dukehealth.org: Duke Health News - October 9, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: dg62 at duke.edu Source Type: news

Urgent Care Info Now Available on Amazon Alexa
Author Bryan Roth Overview As a way to expand access to care, Duke Health has launched its own"skill" through the Amazon Alexa app. The tech-friendly addition makes it easier to connect patients with health care providers. Content Blocks CTA ButtonDuke Urgent Care Locations CTA Header See Live Urgent Care Wait Times Hero Imageblog_alexa_1932x862.jpg Preview ImageDisplay in Announcement Section:  ArchivedThumbnail Image: Pin to Top of WiFi Page:  (Source: dukehealth.org: Duke Health News)
Source: dukehealth.org: Duke Health News - September 25, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: br44 at duke.edu Source Type: news