Achy legs and feet or sores that won’t heal can be common problems for patients with a history of diabetes, high cholesterol, cardiovascular disease or smoking, but could also be indicative of a common underlying vascular condition, Peripheral Artery Disease (PAD).
Lung cancer is the deadliest form of cancer, killing more men and women than any other type. However, when found in its early stages, it can be very treatable.
With the growing prevalence and seriousness of pulmonary disease, along with better diagnostic procedures, Via Christi Clinic has expanded its Pulmonology department to six physicians.
The puzzles and patient care opportunities inherent in rheumatology sparked a passion in Maya Estephan, MD, during her internal medicine residency rotation at the Arthritis and Rheumatology Clinics of Kansas (ARCK).
The transfer process for patients to any of Via Christi’s three acute-care hospitals in Wichita is much easier since the launch of Via Christi Direct, a 24/7 control center designed to efficiently integrate operating services and seamlessly place inbound patients.