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...
WTAE-TV: Eyelid surgery no longer just for cosmetic purposes
Wednesday, September 5th, 2012
For many, eyelid surgery is a way to a more youthful appearance. For others, removing excess skin folds from the eyelid literally opens their eyes to improved vision. Allegheny General Hospital's Dr. Erik Happ performs functional blepharoplasty with a fiber optic laser to help patients recover more quickly and painlessly.
To read more, visit the WTAE website.