Dr. Patrick Connolly is a neurosurgeon with the Penn Medicine Virtua Neurosciences Program. He discusses the latest advances in spine surgery which include spinal navigation.
Dr. Matthew Puc, a thoracic surgeon at Virtua, discusses nicotine cessation and whether vaping is a safe alternative.
Virtua's first Facebook Live: A Day in the Life - Type 1 Diabetes Day. Health experts, along with JDRF representatives and a patient, discuss the importance of spreading the word about Type 1 diabetes and its daily effect on those with the disease.
Dr. Geoffrey Bowers, the chair of robotic surgery and chief of gynecological services, discusses the significance of robotic surgery, specifically a single incision hysterectomy.
Dr. Christopher Koontz, a hand surgeon with Virtua, describes some symptoms of arthritis in the thumb and some of the treatment options.
Dr. Jim Sanfilippo, the medical director of the Virtua Brain and Spine Institute discusses a variety of medical options for treating back pain.
The Penn Medicine Virtua Neurosurgery Program welcomes you to Memorial Hospital for advanced care of disorders of the brain and spine. Patients benefit from the expertise of Penn Medicine along with the outstanding care and convenience of Virtua.
Dr. Benjamin Duckles, the medical director for Virtua Pain and Spine Specialists discusses treatment options for acute and chronic pain by limiting opioid use.
Dr. Gaurav Sharma, a bariatric and general surgeon with Virtua discusses the various types of weight loss surgery and who is a candidate for the procedures.
If you've tried many times in the past, to lose weight and failed, you're not alone. Virtua offers comprehensive weight loss programs such as lifestyle changes, medical weight loss and bariatric surgery to help you finally lose the weight.