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Carrie’s story: ‘So impressed’ by eye care during pandemic
Despite the COVID-19 pandemic, Carrie Carlson saw her ophthalmologist, Dr. Joseph Bergmann of BayCare Clinic Eye Specialists, for a follow-up visit after eye surgery for glaucoma. “It was a good experience all around,” she says.
Exploring treatment options for shoulder pain
There is no need to suffer through shoulder pain, Dr. Carl A. DiRaimondo of Orthopedics & Sports Medicine BayCare Clinic in Manitowoc tells an audience during a recent seminar focused on treatments for shoulder pain. “We have many treatment options d…
Podcast: Providers turn to technology to help combat Wisconsin opioid crisis
Dr. Ashwani Bhatia, chief medical officer of BayCare Clinic discusses Wisconsin’s opioid crisis and what BayCare Clinic providers are doing to help combat the issue in the first episode of the BayCare Clinic Podcast
Recalled breast implants: what you need to know
In 2019, the Food and Drug Administration issued a large-scale recall of all BIOCELL™ textured breast implants due to an increased risk of breast implant-associated anaplastic large cell lymphoma. Dr. Elizabeth O’Connor shares what you need to know.
When you should see a cardiothoracic surgeon
When surgery is the best or only option for treating a diseased heart, the expertise of a cardiothoracic surgeon often is the best bet, says Dr. Alexander Roitstein, a cardiothoracic surgeon with Aurora BayCare Cardiothoracic Surgery.
Here’s when you should see an electrophysiologist
When a heart’s bio-electrical system misfires, an electrician of sorts is needed. That cardiac electrician is better known as an electrophysiologist, says Dr. Vinay Mehta, an electrophysiologist with Aurora BayCare Cardiology.