UAB Medicine News
VIDEO: More Exciting Technology at UAB Medicine
Leading the way in patient care, UAB Medicine offers patients clinical technology not available at most hospitals in the region.
Auditory Brain Stem Implants
This surgically implanted device stimulates hearing pathways in the brain stem. Helping patients when cochlear implants and hearing aids don’t work. For more information on ear and hearing disorders and what UAB can do to help, click here.
High levels of parathyroid hormones may require surgery to remove the affected glands. With a gamma probe, surgeons can tell where exactly the infected glands are to more easily remove them. This means a more accurate surgery, smaller incisions, and very little scarring for patients. To learn more about this minimally invasive surgical intervention for hyperparathyroidism, click here.
Stroke Rehab Video Games
Rehabilitation for movement and speech after a stroke is very important. An ongoing clinical trial video game is helping patients reverse damage caused to the brain after a stroke. For more information on this clinical trial, click here.
For even more technology offered at UAB Medicine, click here.
SIGN UP FOR UPDATES
Occupational Therapy Helps Patients Get Back to Daily Life
Endometriosis is the No. 1 Cause of Female Infertility
Department Spotlight: UAB Medicine Emergency Management
Important Information for UAB Patients
8 Tips for Maintaining Eye Health as You Age
Home Tests for Colorectal Cancer Don’t Beat Colonoscopy for Prevention
The Importance of Donate Life Month
Slumber by the Numbers: 7 Signs of Poor Sleep
IBS vs. IBD
Favorite Healthy Meals from Restaurants Near UAB