Angiogram & angioplasty: what to expect

Angiogram & angioplasty: what to expect

I’m Dr. Eric Cohen and I want to talk about coronary angiogram for information of patients who might undergo this procedure. First of all, coronary angiogram is a type of x-ray picture of the arteries of the heart. You can see on our model of …

Hernia Hiatal Laparoscopic PreOp® Patient Engagement and Education

Hernia Hiatal Laparoscopic PreOp® Patient Engagement and Education

Your doctor has recommended that you undergo surgery to repair a hiatal hernia. But what does that actually mean? Your diaphragm is a muscle that separates your chest from you abdomen and helps you to breathe. Normally, the diaphragm has an opening for the esophagus …

In-Flight Surgery With a Coat-Hanger and Plastic Silverware

In-Flight Surgery With a Coat-Hanger and Plastic Silverware

It’s your worst nightmare. You’re 35,000 feet up in the air and suddenly you feel like you are about to die. This is no panic attack, because you knew you weren’t right before you got on the plane. You start seeing double and have excruciating …

Regional Anesthesia for Surgical Pain Management

Regional Anesthesia for Surgical Pain Management

[♪] – The very essence of what it means to be a physician is to relieve pain and regional anesthesia fits well into that philosophy because it is a way that relieves pain, at the same, it minimizes the impact of treatment of that pain. …

Fairview Park Hospital – Dr. Polhill Discusses Acid Reflux

Fairview Park Hospital – Dr. Polhill Discusses Acid Reflux

(upbeat exciting music) – [Announcer] The Cancer Center, here in Laurens County, is Dublin Hematology and Oncology Care. We have been serving the middle Georgia area for the last 10 years. Don’t settle for anything less than the very best when it comes to your …

Fairview Park Hospital – Dr. Polhill Discusses Acid Reflux

(upbeat exciting music) – [Announcer] The Cancer Center, here in Laurens County, is Dublin Hematology and Oncology Care. We have been serving the middle Georgia area for the last 10 years. Don’t settle for anything less than the very best when it comes to your …

What is a pectoralis major rupture and how is it treated?

What is a pectoralis major rupture and how is it treated?

Pectoralis major or PEC major is the big chest muscle at the front of your chest that gives it its bulk. PEC major ruptures are tendon ruptures from its attachment on the arm bone and this can happen during weightlifting particularly bench press. With a …

Husband & Wife Share GERD Surgery Testimonial

Husband & Wife Share GERD Surgery Testimonial

(dramatic drum music) – My name’s Adam Jones. I was a patient at MountainView Hospital. I chose MountainView Hospital because I was suffering with severe acid reflux for many years. My symptoms over the past 10 years were just chronic heartburn, unable to swallow, just …