Kyphoplasty and Vertebroplasty
The group uses the latest and most advanced technology and imaging methods, including fluoroscopy, ultrasound, and CT scans, to treat tumors as well as peripheral arterial, venous, urologic, and hepatobiliary diseases. Each of our five dedicated angiography suites has the full range of imaging technology needed for complex procedures, along with the latest in patient monitoring and documentation systems. Because UAB Medicine is an academic health center, patients may be offered participation in clinical research trials, which can provide access to new techniques and treatments that are not available elsewhere in the area.
IMAGES AND VIDEOS
Ophthalmologist Hogan Knox, MD, specializes in glaucoma and cataract surgery but has expertise in caring for a wide range of vision issues.
UAB Callahan Eye Hospital & Clinics welcomes ophthalmologist Hogan Knox, MD
Ophthalmologist Hogan Knox, MD, specializes in glaucoma and cataract surgery but has expertise in caring for a wide range of vision issues. He sees patients at UAB Callahan Eye Hospital’s main location in downtown Birmingham and at a clinic in Russell Medical in Alexander City, Alabama.
UAB Orthopaedics Medical Minute
Medical Minute: Living Kidney Donation
The UAB Comprehensive Transplant Institute continues to develop new ways to increase the number of donor kidneys available to our patients, to minimize their time on dialysis and on the organ waiting list. It also is committed to helping living kidney donors more easily navigate the donation process and help ensure that they receive the necessary care and support after donating a kidney. UAB Medicine's Vineeta Kumar, MD; Jayme Locke, MD; and Michael Hanaway, MD, discuss the challenges and rewards of living kidney donation and transplantation.
UAB Medicine's Structural Heart & Valve Program provides the latest treatment options to patients across a broad spectrum of cardiovascular conditions.
Medical Minute: Structural Heart & Valve Disease
The UAB Medicine Structural Heart & Valve Program is the oldest and largest program of its kind in Alabama. James Davies, MD, and Mustafa Ahmed, MD, discuss their all-encompassing team approach to treating patients in this rapidly evolving field.
The Callahan Eye Hospital Clinic – Hoover is part of a UAB Medicine complex that features primary and specialty health care services.
Medical Minute: UAB Callahan Eye Hospital Clinic – Hoover
Lindsay Rhodes, MD, invites patients to visit the UAB Callahan Eye Hospital Clinic – Hoover. The clinic offers comprehensive ophthalmology and optometry care for both adults and children, along with an in-house optical store and same-day appointments in many cases.
UAB interventional pulmonologists and thoracic surgeons collaborate in treating lung cancer with less invasive procedures.
Medical Minute: Pulmonary & Thoracic Surgery
Hitesh Batra, MD, and Benjamin Wei, MD, discuss the collaborative relationship between UAB Medicine's interventional pulmonologists and thoracic surgeons and how less invasive treatments for lung nodules and lung cancer lead to faster recovery times.
Proton International at UAB
Proton International at UAB is Alabama’s first and only proton therapy center. Rather than traditional radiation, the center uses protons to reduce the dose to the healthy surrounding tissue and nearby organs, which leads to fewer side effects, better long-term outcomes, and improved quality of life in many patients.
WBRC FOX6 Medical Minute
UAB Medicine physician Tracey S. Wilson, MD, specializes in urological care for women. In this interview with WBRC FOX6, she discusses some of the conditions she treats, including pelvic prolapse and urinary incontinence.
Peter Waite, MD, discusses the Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery Clinic at the new Hoover Primary & Specialty Care location.
WBRC FOX6 Medical Minute
Peter Waite, MD, combines medical and dental care related to procedures and conditions such as wisdom teeth removal, impacted teeth, dental implants, and facial reconstruction surgery. In this interview with WBRC FOX6, Dr. Waite discusses these and other services provided to patients at the new Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery Clinic at UAB Medicine’s Hoover Primary & Specialty Care location.
UAB Transplant: A Tradition of Innovation
Treating Dry Eye
Pancreatic Cancer: Facts & Figures
UAB is an active participant in research and clinical trials. We encourage you to speak to your physician about research and clinical trial options and browse the link below for more information.View Clinical Trials
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