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Your first appointment with an audiologist
It’s normal to feel a little nervous before your first audiology visit. Rest assured; our Doctors of Audiology are highly trained and specialize in evaluating, diagnosing, treating, and managing issues related to hearing, tinnitus, and balance.
Breast cancer surgical options
Plastic Surgery & Skin Specialists Radiology General & Vascular Surgery Breast Surgery
It’s estimated that there will be 231,840 new cases of invasive breast cancer in 2015. When a patient is diagnosed with breast cancer, the next step is usually surgery. It can seem scary and overwhelming, especially when the diagnosis is fresh.
Bilateral anterior hip replacement
Orthopedics & Sports Medicine
In 2010, Gary’s hip pain began. “I thought it was just arthritis. My hip would lock, I felt like I was going to fall over. I had days where I was holding onto handrails or boxes because the pain was so severe.”
Breast cancer stages
Breast Surgery General & Vascular Surgery Radiology
Breast cancer is confusing. The different stages of the cancer make it even more so. The stage is determined by the size and location of the tumor, as well as if it has spread to the lymph nodes or other parts of the body.