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The surgical suite not only provides real-time, 3-Tesla MRI imaging during complex neurosurgical procedures but also paves the way for future surgical methods and a deeper understanding of how the brain functions and responds to actions taken during surgery.
At this leading center of surgical and rehabilitation care for conditions from cleft lip and palate to craniosynostosis, board-certified and eligible physicians partner with a range of specialists to ensure safe, successful procedures and wraparound therapeutic services.
A newborn baby has periods of erythema covering half of her face/head.
For 95 years, Children’s Minnesota has provided specialized care for children from birth through young adulthood.
A 25-year-old woman with diabetes has yellow/orange waxy patches on her shins.
Autologous bone marrow mesenchymal stromal cells (MSCs) are safe and efficacious in treating knee osteoarthritis (OA), and — in an apparently novel finding — they may reduce inflammation and modulate immune cells that contribute to the condition, Canadian researchers report.
People with a BMI of 30 or higher have a 20% greater risk of developing pancreatic cancer, according to the American Cancer Society (ACS), and the condition is more common in older adults. But a recent study suggests excess weight in early adulthood may pose more risk than weight gained later in life.
From adolescent idiopathic scoliosis to more complex early onset cases, Gillette Children’s Specialty Healthcare is equipped to meet the spine care needs of children and as they age into adulthood.
Minnesota Epilepsy Group’s expansive team of providers specializes in diagnosing and treating epilepsy and other seizure-related conditions.
The Heart Center team at University of Minnesota Masonic Children’s Hospital offers hope to parents of premature infants diagnosed with patent ductus arteriosus, thanks to its adoption of leading-edge devices and new minimally invasive procedures.
A patient presented with a four-year history of pruritic bumps on the back of his head and neck.
True to Twin Cities Spine Center’s more than 70-year history of advancing spine care, one of its spine surgeons recently became the first in the Twin Cities to use Mazor X, a robotic-assisted surgical system that combines preoperative planning and intraoperative guidance to help surgeons perform operations for individuals needing spinal instrumentation for fixation or stabilization.
Compassionate, evidence-based fertility services for all individuals and couples looking to conceive propels reproductive care forward at the Center for Reproductive Medicine.
University of Minnesota Health and Fairview Health Services specialists are pioneering the use of digital medicine in oncology, giving patients more control over the common oral chemotherapy process and their medical caregivers deeper insight into patients’ health and compliance with treatment — all for the sake of improving outcomes.
Nobody wants to hear they have cancer — not the teenager who expects to make the varsity softball team as a freshman, the PhD candidate preparing to defend his dissertation, the young physician who lives next door or the grandmother who lives down the street.
A 42-year-old woman presents with a progressively dry scalp for the past three years. She says the itching is so bad it can keep her awake at night and interferes with her job because she spends so much time scratching her head. Additionally, she reports being tremendously embarrassed to sit anywhere with dark seats.
CBD oil has become wildly popular, But is it safe and effective?
MNGI Digestive Health has built a practice that offers much more than procedures-focused care, with the long-term health and well-being of patients being the main priority across the practice’s many subspecialty clinics.
Tillges Certified Orthotic Prosthetic Inc. (TCOP) takes advantage of prepreg carbon fiber materials and 7-axis robotic carver technology at its sister central fabrication facility, Tillges Technologies, to quickly create custom orthotic and prosthetic devices that offer patients more stability, control and comfort.
Rich Ostlund brings years of experience in business, governance and championing community health care to his role as Chair of the Board of Directors at Fairview Health Services.