Learn how one nurse is getting creative in helping families cope with the death of their loved ones.
Dr. Jorge Cortes is bringing his experience to the Georgia Cancer Center at Augusta University to lead a team he says has the potential to compete against other top cancer centers in the United States.
Learn how a second opinion at August University Health brought a man from a hospice care diagnosis to improved quality of life.
Augusta University Health goes futuristic to kill germs in the hospital.
"It takes a village to deliver complete care of the patient," said Dr. Tania Arora, a fellowship-trained surgeon equipped with skills to remove many different forms of cancer from a patient’s body.
“I was thrilled that they had a device that can be used with a micro-preemie.”
"This was a one-in-a-million chance."
Pelzer struggled with what’s known as blepharoptosis, in which she was unable to open her left eyelid.
June 29, 2018, was the day Mary Jackson’s life changed forever.
Miles remembers the assistant surgeon telling her “I won’t be the one that takes his life."
While cancer attacks the inside of a person’s body, it can also leave patients with external deformation that will follow them for the rest of their lives. This is the case for female cancer patients who undergo a mastectomy.
Just four tiny incisions is all it's taken to mark a milestone in robotic surgery at Augusta University Health.
Still shocked by what she was witnessing, Buras thought quickly. Should she scream for help? She didn’t want to wake the children nearby. Should she go next door asking for help, even though that would mean leaving Echevarria alone momentarily?
A celebration filled with tears, hugs and smiles as two men, though intimately connected for six years, meet for the very first time. And it’s all thanks to a gift given selflessly by one man to save the life of a stranger thousands of miles away.
A 91-year-old has a passion for life, a love for his family and a strong faith in God. Even after being diagnosed with cancer, Charlie Derrick has not stopped spending his weekends on the dance floor.
From developing some of the first oral contraceptives to pioneering telemedicine technologies for faster stroke intervention, doctors at Augusta University and its historic Medical College of Georgia have long been recognized as leaders in...
South Carolina woman is can breathe easier thanks to a new procedure.
“For select people, endoscopic skull base surgery avoids a lot of the incisions, retractions and disruption, and it’s a more direct route to areas of the base of the skull and brain.”
With the advanced technology at the Children’s Hospital of Georgia’s Pediatric Hybrid Catheterization Lab, surgery is no longer necessary in order to repair hearts.
Thanks to the cardiac rehab program at AU Health, international peacemaker and world traveler Dr. Han Park has now seen his 80th birthday and beyond.