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.
Dr. Satish S.C. Rao is helping lead a federally funded initiative that will provide the first head-to-head comparison of the benefits, side effects and costs of three Food and Drug Administration-approved treatments already in regular use.
No matter where students at the Medical College of Georgia are on their academic journey, it is the perfect time to find a mentor ready to help guide their career path.
Augusta University Health’s Adrenal Center will celebrate its grand opening on Jan. 29. The center represents a collaboration between clinical care and research to provide multidisciplinary, comprehensive and timely care to patients with diseases of...
Learn how AU Health is keeping young athletes safe on and off the field.
Even in retirement, Dr. Charles Howell continues the Children's Hospital of Georgia legacy.
The building’s most dramatic feature, the three-story bridge connecting the university’s dedicated cancer research space with the clinical activities at the Cancer Center’s outpatient clinic.
Family, friends and faith. These are the things helping one father and grandfather live his life to the fullest after being diagnosed with cancer for the second time in under 10 years.