Surgery while you’re awake, it can be quick, easy and pain free. It’s for the growing number of patients struggling with carpal tunnel syndrome, pain in the arm and hand often linked to heavy computer use. When physical therapy and medications don’t work, surgery is the only option. Now patients have a new option.
To maximize the benefits of your insurance policy, you will likely need to choose a doctor from within your health plan’s network.
The Affordable Care Act requires that all health insurance policies cover 10 essential benefits, including emergency treatment.
A local hospital is testing a new way to handle heart attack patients in an effort to prevent heart damage.
According to a report, Robert Griffin III will start week one for the Redskins.
Philadelphia Eagles left tackle Jason Peters will get nearly $2 million in a lawsuit over a rolling walker.
Ben Revere’s surgery requires two screws to repair a fracture in his right foot.
Centerfielder Ben Revere will have surgery on a broken right ankle Tuesday at the Rothman Institute, and will miss between six and eight weeks.
When Roy Halladay announced he’d be having surgery on his right shoulder, he said his doctor’s hope was that the procedure could help Halladay “turn back the clock.” So far, so good.
Former All-Star catcher Darren Daulton has been diagnosed with two brain tumors and will undergo surgery next week.
A court hearing over organ donation rules is on hold after the Pennsylvania girl at the center of the lawsuit received a lung transplant.
The Delaware County girl whose wait for a lung transplant captured national attention was undergoing surgery after a donor lung became available.
Phillies catcher Erik Kratz will have surgery on his left knee to repair a torn medial meniscus.
Phillies announce that Roy Halladay had successful shoulder surgery on Wednesday.
Dr. Neal ElAttrache will perform the surgery.