Minimally Invasive Robotic Lung Cancer Surgery
Thoracic surgeons at Pittsburgh's Allegheny General Hospital are using the advanced da Vinci robotic surgical system to perform minimally invasive lung cancer surgery, offering new hope to patients with early stage lung cancer who may not be good candidates for a more invasive operation. Dr. Lana Schumacher, AGH thoracic surgeon, talks to Pittsburgh NBC affiliate WPXI-TV about the hospital's robotic surgery capabilities. To learn more about Allegheny General Hospital's cancer capabilities, visit http://www.wpahs.org/specialties/canc...
North Allegheny Patch.com: Wexford Doctor to Lead Emergency Medicine Research at WPAHS
Saturday, February 23rd, 2013
Emergency medicine physician Arvind Venkat, M.D., of Wexford, has been named to a new position at West Penn Allegheny Health System to oversee and lead the advancement and coordination of emergency medicine research.
To read more, visit the North Allegheny Patch website.