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...
Pittsburgh Post-Gazette: Hospital group goes extra mile to raise money for leukemia charity
Thursday, June 21st, 2012
James Rossetti, MD, lead a team of 10 West Penn Allegheny Health System employees on America's Most Beautiful Bike Ride at Lake Tahoe, Nev., in conjunction with Team in Training to benefit the Leukemia and Lymphoma Society. The team was one of the nation's most successful, raising nearly $50,000.
To read more, visit the Post-Gazette website.