The heart transplant program at UK Transplant Center offers comprehensive care for transplant patients. Andrew Kolodziej, MD shares what conditions lead to transplant, as well as indications for referral to a transplant center. He discusses what the process looks like when a patient gets to UK's transplant center and what makes the heart transplantation program at UK stand apart from others in the state as well as the nation.
Pelvic floor disorders affect many women. Urinary incontinence, fecal incontinence, pelvic organ prolapse and overactive bladder can be uncomfortable and embarrassing.
Rudolph Tovar, MD shares how providers can start the discussion with their patients to help ease the conversation and discuss treatment options available for pelvic floor disorders.
Luis Hidalgo Ponce, MD, FACC y Thomas Whayne, MD, PhD nos comparten información sobre Medicina Cardiovascular en UK. Compartirán donde es que los pacientes pueden ser tratados por problemáticas cardiológicas, brindarán ejemplos de problemas coronarios más comunes y los beneficios que obtendrán al recibir tratamiento en UK.
Luis Hidalgo Ponce, MD, FACC and Thomas Whayne, MD, PhD, join the episode in a panel discussion to share insight into Cardiovascular Medicine at UK. They discuss where patients can be treated for cardiology issues, some examples of common heart problems/cardiology issues that UK treats and the many benefits for patients who come to UK for treatment.
Ear, nose, and throat (ENT) problems are extremely common in children.
Dr Christopher, Azbell, MD discusses many common issues that ENT's see every day. He shares information on recurrent ear infections, childhood snoring, pediatric hearing loss and the importance of choosing a pediatric trained ENT for children with ENT issues.
Using state-of-the-art technology and leading-edge medical and surgical interventions, the Pancreas Cancer Team provides advanced and timely diagnosis and individualized, ongoing care for patients.
Dr. Michael Cavnar discusses the latest treatments for difficult to treat pancreatic cancer.
Cleft lip and palate is one of the most common birth defects in the United States.
James Y. Liau, MD, FACS discusses what the treatment options are like for a child as they grow, and how it should not keep a child from having a healthy, normal, productive life. He will also discuss plagiocephaly, which is when a baby’s head is extremely flat on the back or one side.
The Child Life Program is a specialized service providing play opportunities for patients of the Kentucky Children's Hospital and their families. Play helps a child continue his or her normal growth and development and eases the stress families experience while the child is in the hospital.
Jennifer Guilliams, Child and Family Life Coordinator for Kentucky Children’s Hospital (KCH) is here to discuss the UK Child and Family Life Program and how it helps patients and families navigate their...
Dr. Amanda Saltzman explains the basics of pediatric urology, the most common issues she sees and how UK HealthCare is unique in that the staff includes the only female pediatric urologist in the region and the only specialized pediatric, adolescent and young adult urologic oncology-trained surgeon in Kentucky.
Type 2 diabetes has previously been considered an adult condition. However, it is becoming much more common in children.
Laura, Hieronymus, DNP, MSEd, RN, discusses Type 2 Diabetes in children, symptoms to be aware of and the steps to take if a child or adolescent is told they have Diabetes or prediabetes.
There have been many reports in the news recently surrounding celebrity suicides. However, suicide happens in this country every 12 minutes. It is important to know the warning signs and ways to help someone who may be suicidal. Young people are especially susceptible to negative thoughts.
Dr. Hatim Omar, Chief in the Division of Adolescent Medicine at UK Healthcare, shares the symptoms of depression, suicide warning signs and ways to help someone in need.
If you or a loved one is in...